Language

R.S.V.P.
R.S.V.P. comes from the French phrase, 'répondez, s'il vous plaît,' which means 'please reply.' According to western etiquette, you should reply promptly if you receive a formal invitation.

999
One thousand contains the letter A, but none of the words from one to nine hundred ninety-nine has an A.

Alternates hands when typing
Skepticisms is the longest word that alternates hands when typing.

Four
The word four has four letters. In the English language there is no other number whose number of letters is equal to its value.

Sanskrit
Sanskrit is the mother of all higher languages. Sanskrit is the most precise and therefore suitable language for the computer software - a report in Forbes magazine.

15 letter word
The only 15 letter word that can be spelled without repeating a letter is uncopyrightable.

All alphabets
The sentence: "The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" uses every letter of the alphabet.

Dreamt
"Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".

End with "dous"
There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous": tremendous, horrendous, stupendous and hazardous.

Vowels in order
There are two words in the English language that have all five vowels in order: "abstemious" and "facetious."

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