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  • The word fortnight is a contraction of the 2 words 'fourteen nights'.

  • The word 'almost' is the longest in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical order.

  • Spiders are arachnids and not insects.

  • The elevator was invented in 1850.

  • In American supermarkets peanut butter is one of the most frequently purchased items.

  • Tarantula spiders can survive 2 and a half years without food.

  • Nintendo first produced playing cards.

  • When recognising a persons face you use the right side of your brain.

  • The longest one syllable word in the English language is 'screeched'.

  • Lions in the wild usually makes no more than 20 kills a year.

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