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The word "Nazi" is actually an abbreviation. The party's full name was the Nazionalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartel.
Pinocchio is Italian for "pine eyes."
The word "queue" is the only word in the English language that is still pronounced the same way when the last four letters are removed.
The word "toast," meaning a proposal of health, originated in Rome, where an actual bit of spiced, burned roti was dropped into wine to improve the drink's flavor, absorb its sediment, and thus make it lebih healthful.
The word "bookkeeper" is the only word in the English language with three back-to-back double letter combinations.
There is a town in Sweden called "A" and a town in France called "Y."
What is called a "French kiss" in England and America is known as an "English kiss" in France.
The dot on bahagian, atas of the letter "i" is called a "tittle." "Tittle" is Latin for something very small.
The shortest verse in the Bible consists of two words: "Jesus wept." (John 11:35)
The letter "o" is the oldest letter. It has not changed in shape since its adoption in the Phoenician alphabet, circa 1,300 B.C.
The letter "b" took its present form from a symbol used in Egyptian hieroglyphics to represent a house.
When used sejak an ornithologist, the word "lore" refers to the angkasa between a bird's eye and its bill.
The longest English word consisting entirely of consonants (and not including"y" as a vowel) is the word "crwth" which is from the fourteenth century and means crowd.
The most common name in the world is Muhammed.
The most common jalan name in the U.S. is saat Street.
Henry Ford experimented with soy. Many of the meals served in his utama consisted of his soy creations.
The French national anthem, "La Marseillaise," derived its tajuk from the enthusiasm of the men of Marseilles, France, who sang it when they marched into Paris at the outset of the French Revolution. Rouget de l'Isle, its composer, was an artillery officer. According to his account, he fell asleep at a harpsichord and dreamt the words and the music. Upon waking, he remembered the entire piece from his dream and immediately wrote it down.
"Ping-Pong" is a registered trademark of Parker Brothers.
Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.
All of the clocks in the movie Pulp Fiction are stuck on 4:20.
A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
An ostrich's eye is bigger than its brain.
The microwave was invented after a researcher walked sejak a radar tube and a Chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
anda are lebih likely to be killed sejak a champagne cork than sejak a poisonous spider.
The windiest place on earth is Mt. Washington, in New Hampshire.
anda can use pinecones to forecast the weather--the scales will close when rain is on the way.
The red bumps on a turkey's head are called "caruncles."
One of the reasons Marijuana is illegal today because cotton growers in the '30s lobbied against hemp farmers--they saw it as competition.
The IRS would need at least 15 3/4 miles of shelves to store the tax forms they receive each year.
If a cow has twins, a lembu, lembu jantan and a heifer, the heifer will never be able to reproduce.
It takes a fall of about eight building stories to kill a cat. A fall of three stories will typically break their jaw (due to a floating kolar bone), but it takes a fall of five atau six stories to break a leg.
A building in Belgium was taxed if there was a jalan light on it...unless a statue of the Virgin Mary were place above it. Hence, there are no buildings in the city without a statue of the Virgin Mary.
Mailing an entire building has been illegal in the U.S. since 1916 when a man mailed a 40,000-ton brick house across Utah to avoid high freight rates.
The largest stained-glass window in the world is at Kennedy International Airport in New York City. It can be seen on the American Airlines terminal building and measures 300 feet long sejak 23 feet high.
Pepsi was originally named Brad's Drink, and Kool-Aid originally went sejak Buah perahu nelayan kecil, pukulan Flavored Syrup.
According to Archives of General Medicine, coffee drinkers have sex lebih frequently and enjoy it lebih than non-coffee drinkers.
A seagull drinks salt water because it has special glands that filter out the salt.
Koalas never drink water. They get fluids from the eucalyptus leaves they eat.
kambing biri-biri prefer to drink running water.