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10 English Words Made Entirely From Letter Sounds

A thing of B-U-T is a joy forever. -- John Keats Have you ever used U instead of YOU, or V instead of WE, or R...
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10 English Words Which Mean Nothing What They Sound Like

          When I use a word, it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less.   That's how Humpty Dumpty from the book Through...
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13 English Words That Change Meanings With Pronunciation

English pronunciation is like the cuckoo that is born in a crow's nest. -- Jims Varkey In our previous posts on language, we met the phantoms...

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