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Is it crazy how saying sentences backwards creates backwards sentences saying how crazy it is?

Ways to pronounce “ough”

  • dough
  • tough
  • hiccough
  • bough
  • ought
  • cough
  • through

A letter to the London Times, Sept. 20, 1934


‘A rough-coated dough-faced ploughman strode coughing and hiccoughing through the streets of Scarborough’ used to be set as a spelling-test at my prep school at Crowborough in the middle nineties.

I am, Sir, your obedient servant,

H. Pirie-Gordon

My own

Braless, callous Alice dropped her gallus at the Dallas Borealis Palace.

I love to move in the cove.