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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 thought 100 was the highest number

Lena
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For some reason, whenever I visualized myself being 6 years old, I visualized myself as an actual number 6! I believe I did this until I was around 8.

Anon
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I used to think that letters each had their own personalities, and that the small letters were baby versions of big letters. A was a girl, and B was a boy for some reason. Q was an O that had a penis. My child imagination was really strange!

Anon
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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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top belief!

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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top belief!

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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