Many words in English, but not only, have some really funny and even hidden meaning, based on their phonetic definition. What’s so funny about these meanings is hat you might have heard this word hundreds of times but because its so common, you never give it a second thought. This is why many of them are discovered by foreigners who find it easier to make a connection.
Most of us know who Harry Potter is. He’s a boy wizard who grew up in a “muggle” world, and who later became the savior of the world. Well, if you were to ask someone who was just learning English and never heard about Harry Potter, there’s a good chance he would thing about something like this.
Now, here are a list of words you might have heard even today, but not given them a second thought, even though they might have meant something else altogether. Learning their true meaning may make you a bit more evolved than the rest, knowing exactly what they stand for.