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Choose one of the following categories: counting, foreign languages, reading, speaking, spelling, swearing,or view the best beliefs in this section as voted by visitors. Here are the ten most recently added beliefs:

I used to think if you said a bad word you would get arested

Anon
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I heard the word "pundit" a lot when my parents watched the news, and figured it must be a type of comedian who used puns all the time. I thought it was short for "pun bandit".

Anon
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I used to think that Russian was just English backwards

Millie
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I used to believe the world spoke English except for French when I was little boy. I thought only the French spoke French. In the end one day a German spoke to me...

yop.op
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When I was a kid I believed that the number 11 was pronounced "onety-one"

Alicia
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I thought there were only 3 languages in the entire world - English, Spanish, and Chinese

Anon
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I used to think that people from Australia spoke Australian and that people from Austria spoke Austrian

Anon
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I thought that Korean and Japanese sounded the same.

Anon
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Since Germans speak German, I thought Jewish people spoke Jewish.

Lori
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I used to think that the baby slings were called carrions.

Anon
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