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Order of Lettering Does Matter, Actually

Order of Lettering Does Matter, Actually

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A while back there was a popular paragraph floating around the internet where most words were scrambled and yet the paragraph it was still readable as if it were spelled correctly. It sounds odd, but it is true and it does work. If you have not seen this before, you can read the paragraph below to see what it is about.

Unisg the icndeblire pweor of the hmuan mnid, aocdcrnig to rseecrah at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno't mttaer in waht oderr the lterets in a wrod are, the olny irpoamtnt tihng is taht the frsit and lsat ltteer be in the rhgit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it whoutit a pboerlm. Tihs is bucseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey ltteer by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe.

Incredible, right? Well maybe not. As it turns out this may not be all it's cracked up to be. Check out the video below on the subject.

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