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Has anyone noticed how double-u is the only letter in the alphabet that doesn't sound like it sounds.

Why double-u? Why not woo or wah? Wierd question ! I know!!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:19 PM on Oct. 6, 2008 in Just for Fun

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  • laughingwoo or wah!!! LOL  But it does look like it sound...double u...uu...ok,  almost!  The laugh felt good!

    QueenAdeela

    Answer by QueenAdeela at 11:26 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • Thats crazy I never thought of it.
    Anangelsmommy7

    Answer by Anangelsmommy7 at 11:37 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • LOL! Good one :-)
    MyMariah

    Answer by MyMariah at 12:11 AM on Oct. 7, 2008

  • If you say "W" in french, it actually does sound like it should: "dubla vae"
    Which means "double V" . In frence, the letter V sounds like "vae" . Crazy Americans lose everything in translation. lol
    OldrWizrMom

    Answer by OldrWizrMom at 1:13 PM on Oct. 7, 2008

  • In Polish V sounds like W
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:03 PM on Oct. 7, 2008

  • I remember when I was in the 1st grade and I asked my oldest sister to help me spell a word.... she told me all the letters and then got to the "W" and she said, plain as day..... Double U..... so that's what I wrote down U U.... this was silly and fun. Very upbeat... Thank you poster!
    PaceMyself

    Answer by PaceMyself at 3:20 PM on Oct. 7, 2008

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