View Full Version : Typoglycemia

Sep 23rd, 2004, 05:15 PM
"I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer inwaht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoatnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Amzanig huh? yaeh and I awlyas thought slpeling was ipmorantt."

Sep 23rd, 2004, 05:21 PM
yeah I have seen this a few times now. it's funny though, coz it's right, I mean you can read it pretty easily without having to really stop and think "wtf is that word" (of course if English isn't your first language then it's probably harder). ;)