June 08, 2004

English language trivia

Lots of interesting stuff over here. Excerpt:

The longest common (i.e., likely to appear in an unabridged dictionary) word: "pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis" .

Words which contain all five vowels in reverse alphabetical order:
"duoliteral", "subcontinental" "uncomplimentary".

Check it out if you're interested.

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