Misc Why Questions
Doesn't "expecting the unexpected" make the unexpected expected?
How come abbreviated is such a long word?
If a word is misspelled in the dictionary, how would we ever know?
If all the world is a stage, where is the audience sitting?
If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?
If work is so terrific, why do they have to pay you to do it?
If you are cross-eyed and have dyslexia, can you read all right?
Is it good if a vacuum really sucks?
Why are a "wise man" and a "wise guy" opposites?
Why are they called "stands" when they are made for sitting?
Why do "fat chance" and "slim chance" mean the same thing?
Why do "overlook" & "oversee" mean opposite things?
Why do "tug" boats push their barges?
Why do they call it a TV set when you only have one?
Why do we put suits in garment bags and garments in a suitcase?
Why do we say something is out of whack? What is a whack?
Why do we sing "Take me out to the ball game" when we are already there?
Why do we wash bath towels? Aren't we clean when we use them?
Why do you press harder on the buttons of a remote control when you know the batteries are dead?
Why does "slow down" and "slow up" mean the same thing?
Why doesn't glue stick to the inside of the bottle?
Why is bra singular and panties plural?
Why is it called "after dark" when it really is "after light"?
Why is phonics not spelled the way it sounds?
Why is the third hand on the watch called the second hand?
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