Interesting facts about English

China has more English speakers than the United States .

The sentence “the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” uses every
letter in the english language. (Sentences containing every letter of the alphabet are called
“pangrams”, or “holalphabetic sentences”.)

“Bookkeeper” is the only word in English language with three consecutive
double letters.

Colgate faced a big obstacle marketing toothpaste in Spanish speaking
countries because Colgate translates into the command “go hang
yourself.”

“I am.” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.

Categories: Language

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