English is a mystery to all of us, whether you’ve been speaking it since day one, or you’ve just started to learn it. From its bizarre spelling rules to its free-for-all grammar, it’s a daily struggle just trying to form sentences that make sense. No wonder people are turning to emoji to express their thoughts.
Unless you live in the Tibetan mountains or belong to an Amazonian tribe, you’ve definitely come across English. It’s the most widely-studied language in the world, making it a connecting language between countries, and even continents. Thanks to the rise of American power and influence, English has spread like wildfire across the globe through movies, music, and literature. That doesn’t mean it’s any walk in the park.
Have a look at some of the most frustrating moments English has brought us below.
If you can correctly pronounce every word in this poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world. After trying the verses, a Frenchman said he’d prefer six months of hard labor to reading six lines aloud. Try them yourself.
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