Women speak about 20,000 words a day. That's 13,000 more than the average man.
The Greek language has 4 words for love. Agape: Charitable love; Eos: Sexual love; Philia: Love between friends; and Storge: Family love.
Dogs are as smart as a 2-year-old baby. They can learn and understand over 150 words.
Venus rotates so slowly that it orbits the sun faster than it can make one whole rotation on its axis. In other words, Venus has a longer day than year.
The shortest verse in the Bible consists of two words: "Jesus wept" (John 11:35).
Marcel Proust's Remembrance of Things Past contains almost 1.5 million words.
Some Chinese typewriters have 5,700 characters. The keyboard is almost 3 feet wide on some models, and the fastest one can type on these machines is 11 words per minute.
When sailors speak of sheets (as in "four sheets to the wind") they are not talking about sails. A sheet in nautical terminology is a rope or a chain.
What is called a "French kiss" in England and America is known as an "English kiss" in France.
The words CHOICE COD read the same when held in front of the mirror upside-down.