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It is likely that there are many people who learned the English alphabet at a very young age, and it has a fascinating history. When you start learning the English alphabet, it is natural to take it for granted and have little interest in learning more about its history, meaning or even its origins.


There are some great ways to memorize the English alphabet so your kid can speed up writing in English.


The alphabet songs can help your kid memorize the pronunciation of each letter in a fun way. Listening to English nursery rhymes or watching cartoons will help your kids learn the English alphabet for fun and understand simple words clearly.


If you understand how the alphabet is written and how each letter pronounces, you will be a better communicator overall. Depending on how it is made, the sound of each letter in English can be divided into two main groups: consonants and vowels. The vowel letters are considered consonant letters when they are quiet, represented by the letters A and E, while the vowel is represented in words such as onion and quail.


A is considered the unique letter of the alphabet, and it is the only letter in the English alphabet with a single beginning.

Here are some unusual facts about

Alphabets

  1. I am is the complete sentence

  2. The least used letter in English is Z

  3. V is the only letter that is never silent

  4. The two most common words are I and you

  5. There are 16 vowel sounds and only 5 vowels

  6. Only one country starts with O. Do you know?

  7. G is a silent letter in sign but sounded in signal

  8. The dot over letters i or j is named title/superscript

  9. The most widely recognized word in English is THE

  10. The only letter not to appear in any US State name is Q

  11. Queueing is the sole word having five consecutive vowels

  12. You can't call M without touching your lips. Feel free to attempt it!

  13. All 26 letters in a sentence: Pack my box with five dozen liquor jugs

  14. Do you know Pronunciation word is the most mispronounced word?

  15. Uncopyrightable is the longest word which has no repeatable letters

  16. The term T-shirt got its name for the T shape of the body and sleeves

  17. More than 40 distinct sounds can be made from 26 letters of the English alphabet

  18. The letter W is the only letter in the alphabet that has 3 syllables (all others have 1)

  19. The longest English word that doesn't use the letter E is floccinaucinihilipilification

  20. One out of each 510 letters is a Q, making it the most un-regular letter in the English letter set

  21. The English word alphabet (through Latin) comes from the names of the first two letters of the Greek alphabet: alpha and beta.


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