Curious facts

  • The sentence: "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses every letter of the alphabet.
  • There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous": tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
  • There are two words in the English language that have all five vowels in order "abstemious" and "facetious."
  • TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.
  • "Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".

Vocabulary Help

  • dream (dream, dreamt, dreamt) - sonhar
  • fox - raposa
  • hazardous - maléfico, perigoso
  • jump - pular
  • keyboard - teclado
  • lazy - preguiçoso
  • row - fileira
  • vowel - vogal

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