Once in a minute

girl holding a clock

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Reading text

What appears once in a minute, twice in a moment, but not once in a thousand years?

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It's a letter of the alphabet.

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The letter 'm'.

We can see one letter 'm' in the word 'minute', two in the word 'moment' and none at all in 'a thousand years'!

Strawberry

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