What is the most commonly used letter in the English language? How about the least?
Building on the list of fun facts we have brought you over the last few weeks, we have added 5 more for you here, focusing on the length of words and the frequency of letters used.
We also uncovered an interesting fact about the vowels – A,E,I,O and U – used in certain words – this one took us by surprise!
Hope you enjoy these facts as much as us. You can read our other posts below for more facts:
Fun Facts Part 1 – Facts 1 to 5
Fun Facts Part 2 – Facts 6 to 10
Fun Fact 11:
The longest word in English is Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis.
Fun Fact 12:
The smallest English sentence without any grammar mistakes is “I am”.
Fun Fact 13:
The only 15 letter word that can be spelt without repeating a letter is uncopyrightable.
Fun Fact 14:
In the words facetious and abstemious all vowels are arranged in the correct order – A-E-I-O-U.
Fun Fact 15:
‘E’ is the most used English letter, while ‘Q’ is the least used.