25 People Whose Brain.exe Stopped Working And Forgot How To Use English.

Native speaker or not, you can’t disagree that more often than not you just can’t find that word you’re looking for. It’s there, you’ve used it a thousand times but you just can’t retrieve it form memory. That often happens when your brain has been exhausted and your CPU cannot process anymore data. Usually it gets back to work after a bit and there is the damn word again, ready for retrieval but you don’t need it anymore. Forgetting basic words is a common phenomenon and it has an explanation and it’s okay to laugh at yourself sometimes for that. And if you can’t do that we have a bunch of people below to laugh at for the same reason. We have gathered the funniest examples of when people had a lot of trouble with English. They will make you giggle, hopefully. Let us know your favorites and tell us about words you have difficulty spelling. Have a good read.

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35 Writers Who Took Book Dedications To Another Level.

The first thing readers interact with in a book is the writer’s dedication. So it’s gotta be important and catchy. Not so many writers invest time to make the best dedication that can attract readers. Instead, most books begin with boring and unimaginative dedications and that’s why you can’t remember most of them. Only those that are creative and imaginative stick in memory, like the ones below. We went on a rampage all over the internet in search for the funniest and most creative book dedications that we think will make your day. If you have come across a funny book dedication that we have missed let us know and will have it added to our collection.

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30 Times People Misused Quotation Marks And Made It Suspiciously Weird.

Punctuation in writing is crucial. It’s the difference between helping your Uncle Jack off a horse and helping your uncle jack off a horse. Knowing where a comma or an apostrophe go in a sentence can make a great difference. There is nothing more hilarious and embarrassing sometimes than a misplaced punctuation mark and the meaning you want to convey gets twisted into something unexpected. One very misused punctuation mark is the quotation mark. We have collected a bunch of them down below and we hope they make you giggle. Browse through them and let us know what you think.

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37 People Who Used Incorrect But Similar-Sounding Words, And The Results Are Hilarious.

Typing was a lot of fun before autocorrect came along. People used to type stuff and they had nothing to help them spell words. But even with autocorrect in town, people still make spelling mistakes, and not just any spelling mistakes; mistakes that make you wonder how could anyone get that word wrong. Language is kinda tricky, you exchange two letters and you get a completely different word. So you gotta be careful what letters and sounds you put in. “Urined” and “ruined” have the same letters after all, but what matters is the order they come in. The examples down below are a bit different, though. People had no idea how to spell words so they used similar-sounding words and phrases and the results are very funny. Scroll through them and let us know which ones you loved the most.

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40 Times People Saw Hilarious Puns And Just Had To Share Them.

It’s hard to make humor without language. You gotta be exceptionally talented to make people laugh let alone doing that without the use of words. There is a particular kind of humor that appeals to people like you and me, and that’s the one that involves language and wordplay, aka puns. Puns come in different shapes and sizes and the internet has greatly aggravated their intensity. When people see a good pun they won’t hesitate to share it. Some of these puns reached us just in time to show them to you. We have a great selection below that we want you to glance through and let us know what you think. Have a good read.

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20 Clever And Funny Illustrations Showing The Literal Meanings Of Idioms.

When we use language we don’t often notice what some words mean if taken literally, but when you actually pause for a second and think about what some expressions literally mean, you’d be surprised how you didn’t notice that before. The words that we use every day are so full of joy and wonder and a lot of fun if taken out of context and played with. And that’s what Keren Rosen did. Karen is an Israel-based graphic designer who loves to play with words and put them in humorous illustrations to show their double meanings. For her last project, she went after idioms and everyday expressions to illustrate their literal meanings and the result is a funny batch of witty and funny illustrations that make you both laugh and wonder about the craziness of the English language.

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26 Moody Animal Puns To Remind Everyone That It’s OK To Be Sad.

The fact that puns are possible is already enough a reason to live. The best puns are witty and are always relevant to the time we live in. Punster Lim Heng Swee designed a series of puns that are so relevant to our quarantined existence, that it’s hard to turn away from. “I always think that positive energy is overrated, sometimes we need to be true to yourself,” says the artist. “It’s ok to be sad, moody, frustrated sometimes, all we need to do is rest, do nothing, be quiet a little while. The negative feeling will be digesting through time. At the time when we healed, we know we will be a better and happier person.” Set back relax and savor your laziness with these puns and let us know what you think. 

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Top 20 Euphemisms for “Period” From Around the World.

Language differences are a great source of fascination and we’re blessed with the abundance of languages that exist in the world today. Every time we ask our followers at The Language Nerds to share how they say something in their language, we get awesome and fascinating responses that we can’t wait to share with the world. This time we asked about how different languages and cultures say “period” in a euphemistic way, and the results will blow your mind. Browse through them and let us know what you think. 

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Map Shows Second Most Popular Language in Every Country

We have pretty clear ideas about the most popular language in each country but we might not be so knowledgeable about what other popular languages are spoken in a certain country. This might be very useful when traveling somewhere and you don’t speak the first language. You might speak their second popular language. The map down below, designed by Move Hub, shows the second most popular language in every country. English obviously takes the lead as the second most common spoken language in 55 countries. French and Russian come second and third with 14 and 13 respectively. Take a look at the map and let us what you think. 

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People Who Accidentally Typed The Wrong Thing and Were Not Disappointed.

Typing something can be tricky sometimes. You switch one letter for another then the whole thing you’re typing is urined, I mean ruined. See! This is what I’m talking about. This is especially common in Google searches. Because it’s something trivial, people usually tend to be sloppy when they type their google searches. Most of the time google autocorrects, but some other times it doesn’t and for a very good reason. In this blog post, we have compiled some of those rare cases in which people typed the wrong thing in Google but the results that bounced back were pretty hilarious. Let us know what you liked most. 

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