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Fun Friday: English is not always English!

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Did you know that ‘o-u-g-h’ can be pronounced nine different ways? Or that the past tense of “dare” is “durst”? What about the fact that the proper name for an ice-cream headache is “Sphenopalatine ganglionneuralgia”?

Well, you’re not alone; neither did I! So here are 50 Facts You Didn’t Know About The English Language 🙂


Author: galeweithers

Barbadian mother and lover of laughter; story teller and best-selling author; happy to follow God's lead and to live my mantra: "you've gotta be a rainbow in the lives of others when it rains."

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