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Most Beautiful Words in the English Language

Posted in English Language by Justin on 09 Aug 2011

The English language is full of beautiful words, many adapted from other languages, and even more created each year. J.R.R. Tolkien claimed that "cellar door" was the most beautiful word or combination of words. So what's your favorite word?

The Huffington Post recently published an article pointing out some of their favorite words. Many of words were audibly engaging, or simply aesthetic to the ears.Others recalled fond memories, or gave thoughts of relaxation. Whatever the reason, certain English words stand out as appealing to say or hear. So what are some of yours? As you learn English, some words will stick quicker than others. Some may be confusing, but some may be breathtaking.

Having studied language for a while, these patterns emerge across all countries. So please let us know what are your favorite English words. What are your favorite from your native language?