Weird Words
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Reasons Why the English Language is Hard to Learn

What is very unusual about the following words?


They all end in o-u-g-h, and none of them rhyme.

Same Spelling at the End - Different Pronunciation

honor    donor

slow    cow

you    thou

stood    food

love    move    cove

over    mover   cover

going    doing    boing

comb    tomb    bomb

roster    poster    foster

paid    said    plaid

done    gone    bone

Different Spelling at the End - Same Pronunciation

to    two    too

bowl   mole    poll

bread    said    fed

won    fun    done

yew    ewe    you

pare    pear    pair

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