It is the most used word in English.
No one realizes they're using it.
Till now, anyway.
I'm conscious of it
You're conscious of it
And I haven't even used it since the intro.
Well, there goes that streak. Defying the use of the most common word the.
Dang. I had to use it twice just for explanation.
Imaging trying to use word the throughout any of sentences you decide you want to write.
Don't worry, this word is so common your awareness will dim of its use by the end of the hour. But maybe the end of the hour will stay on your mind...
Writing that I was so busy coming up with a time limit I forgot I was talking about the topic the.
This is, perhaps, the most underappreciated word in the English language.
Then again, there's methinks, which is in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Like gullible. I assure you, that's no trick.
But I must admit, I was going to put the the word count at the bottom for any readers, but I figure someone out there already kept track. Please, do let me know. I haven't counted as I am relying on your response. It'll be the response of the ages, methinks.