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Author Topic: I'll tell you what really bugs me about the Alphabet...  (Read 467 times)

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I'll tell you what really bugs me about the Alphabet...
« on: 27 December, 2017, 12:58:42 AM »

The letter Q is usually followed by a U, right?  But not when it's in the Alphabet!  Oh no, it's always an R that always follows a Q in the Alphabet.  An R?  How many people have ever seen a Q followed by an R?  Nobody, right?  It doesn't make any kind of sense, does it?  So please tell me this...

Why on earth does a Q get followed by an R in the Alphabet?  Who designed the Alphabet anyway?
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Re: I'll tell you what really bugs me about the Alphabet...
« Reply #1 on: 02 May, 2018, 02:35:49 PM »
I asked this question a good while back and I am still wondering if there's an explanation....

The letter Q is usually followed by a U, right? 

But not when it's in the Alphabet!  Oh no, it's always an R that always follows a Q in the Alphabet. 

An R?  How many people have ever seen a Q followed by an R?  Nobody, right?  It doesn't make any kind of sense, does it?  So please tell me this...

Why on earth does a Q get followed by an R in the Alphabet?  Who designed the Alphabet anyway?

Ant ideas?
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