Rhymes » The Alphabet Song

A B C D E F G
H I J K L M N O P
Q R S T U V
W X Y and Z.
Now I know my ABCs;
Next time won't you sing with me.

ABC Alphabet Songs

Now that you know the alphabet song, let us answer a quiz on the English alphabet. The quiz is followed by brainteasers on the English alphabet.

English Alphabet Quiz

  • Which letter of the alphabet is the most used?
    E
  • Which letter of the alphabet is the least used?
    Z
  • What is the dot over the letter i called?
    Title
  • What is the most common word in English?
    THE
  • What is a pangram?
    A sentence that contains all 26 letters of the English alphabet.
  • Give an example of a pangram.
    “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.”
  • What is the longest word in English without a vowel?
    Rhythm
  • From which language does the word Alphabet originate?
    Greek (Alphabet is a combination of alpha and beta)
  • What is the longest word in English that does not use the letter e ?
    Floccinaucinihilipilification (It means the act of estimating something as worthless)
  • How many (approximately) languages use the English alphabet?
    Around 100

Alphabet brainteasers

  • What letter of the alphabet is the most watery?
    C (sea)
  • What letter of the alphabet is always buzzing around?
    B (bee)
  • What letter of the alphabet is very long?
    Q (queue)
  • What letter of the alphabet is popular around the world?
    T (tea)
  • What letter comes once in a minute, twice in a moment and never in a thousand years?
    M
  • What letter of the alphabet widens a road?
    B (Add a b to road, it becomes broad)
  • What letter of the alphabet is the silent member of the parliament?
    I (We do not pronounce i when we say parliament.)
  • What letter of the alphabet always says yes to everything?
    K (K is short form for ok)
  • Which letter of the alphabet makes a pear precious?
    L (Add l to pear to get pearl)
  • Which letter of the alphabet is always in the toilet?
    P (pee)
  • Which letter of the alphabet is always the person you are talking to?
    U (you)
  • Which letter of the alphabet is always asking a question?
    Y (why)


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