3926. FactListerine mouthwash can be used as a deoderant. Douse your armpits with it and the smell vanishes within a couple minutes.
2448. FactThe muzzle of a lion is like a fingerprint - no two lions have the same pattern of whiskers. A jellyfish is 95% water.
1970. FactMount Olympus Mons on Mars is three times the size of Mount. Everest
9781. FactThe French philosopher, Voltaire, reportedly drank fifty cups of coffee a day.
5419. FactWhen Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone back in 1876, only six phones were sold in the first month.
11662. BookBook : lycidas
Author : john milton.
10885. Body FactsIn some parts of the world, people wear extremely heavy ear-rings to weigh their ears down and stretch the lobes.They can weigh up to half a kilogram (1 pound) and hang from huge, long holes in the ear lobe.
8003. FactThe first restaurant to open in Hollywood was the Musso & Frank Grill in 1919
8366. FactLight travels at the rate of 186,200 miles a second.
284. FactSeventy percent of the dust in your home consists of shed human skin.
949. FactThe initials for the russian secret service "kgb" stand for komitet gosudarstvennoy bezopasnosti.
10554. FactStudies have proven that it's harder to tell a convincing lie to someone you find attractive.
13344. Launch VehicleLaunch Vehicle : pslv-c6
Launch Date : 5-may-05.
5812. FactIn the United States, more Frisbee discs are sold each year than baseballs, basketballs, and footballs combined.
7458. FactBeavers have orange teeth.
10047. FactThe first time there was an instance where they had a separate toilet for women and men was in 1739 at a ball in Paris
1224. FactA starfish doesn't have a brain.
10540. FactThe earth is presently inhabited by 1.4 million species of animals and 500,000 species of plants.
6880. FactThe first formal rules for playing baseball required the winning team to score 21 runs.
10131. FactThe 1st kiss in a movie was between May Irwin and John Rice in The Widow Jones, in 1896.
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General Knowledge 2015 - 04
Elementary English Grammar Test
Vocabulary Game 1
Other relative pronouns usually refer to a noun that comes before.
- I gave her the money that she needed.
The thing that I'd like most is a home computer.
(That refers to— repeats the meaning of— the money and the thing.)
We use what as [noun + relative pronoun] together.
I gave her what she needed. (What = the money that.)
What I'd like most is a home computer. (What = the thing that.)
- You can have everything (that) you like.
(NOT . . . -everything what you like.)
The only thing that makes me feel better is coffee.
(NOT The only thing what . . .)
We use which, not what, to refer to a whole sentence that comes before.
'Sally married George,' which made Paul very unhappy.
(NOT. . . -what made Paul very unhappy.)
Standard English Grammar Test