The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue
1.The strongest muscle in the body is the tongue.
2.The system of democracy was introduced 2 500 years ago in Athens, Greece. The oldest existing governing body operates in Althing in Iceland. It was established in 930 AD.
3.The wick of a trick candle has small amounts of magnesium in them. When you light the candle, you are also lighting the magnesium. When someone tries to blow out the flame, the magnesium inside the wick continues to burn and, in just a split second (or two or three), relights the wick.
4.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.
5.The worlds oldest piece of chewing gum is 9000 years old!
6.There are more than fifty different kinds of kangaroos.
7.There are no words in the dictionary that rhyme with: orange, purple, and silver!
8.There is a city called Rome on every continent.
9.Thirty-five percent of the people who use personal ads for datingare already married.
10.Upper and lower case letters are named 'upper' and 'lower' because in the time when all original print had to be set in individual letters, the 'upper case' letters were stored in the case on top of the case that stored the smaller, 'lower case' letters.