1、The word "run"has 645 meanings in the English language.
2、The word "Utopia"comes from a Greek word meaning "No place".
3、The word "Vanilla" comes from the Latin word "vagina".
4、X – The letter X, according to research done by IED, was first used by naturalist Gilbert White in a 1763 letter to represent a kiss.
5、Computer – In 1613 the word computer was once referred to as a person. Since then it has evolved to mean a machine since 1869 and then to an electronic device since 1946.
6、Daisy – The word daisy is a contraction of the words ‘Day’s eye’. This is because a daisy opens throughout the day and closes of a night.
7、If you mouth the word "colorful",it looks like you're saying "I love you".
你做唇语：colorful，看上去就像说I love you.
8、stewardesses is the longest word typed only with the left hand because all the letters are on the left side of the typical English keyboard
9、"lollipop" is the longest word typed only with your right hand, if your right hand stays on the right side of the keyboard.
10、"Dreamt" is the only English word that ends with the letters "MT".
11、There are only four words in the English language which end in "dous" : tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, hazardous.
英语中dous结尾的单词只有四个：tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, hazardous
12、Swims – The word swims when turned upside down will still be written as swims. These words are called ambigrams.
13、The shortest, oldest, and most commonly used word is “I”.
最古老、最短、最常用的单词是I。其它类似的还有“we,” “two,” and “three.”
14、“I am” is the shortest complete sentence in the English language.
15、A pangram sentence is one that contains every letter in the language. For example, the sentence “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” is a pangram.
Pangram意思是“全字母短句”，即一句话包含全部字母。例如The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog。
16、English is the language of the air. This means that all pilots have to identify themselves and speak in English while flying, regardless of their origin.
English is the language of the air. 这句话是指：英语是航空界的通用语言。
17、Girl used to mean small boy or girl.
18、Fast-forward to the 19th century and the word gay referred to a woman who was a prostitute and a gay man was someone who slept with a lot of women.
19、The word "uncopyrightable"is the longest English word in normal use that contains no letter more than once.
20、The word "Checkmate" in chess comes from the Persian phrase "Shah Mat" meaning "the king is helpless".
Checkmate（象棋中的“将军”）。来自于波斯语，意思是the king is helpless（国王处在无助中）.