Why does the word monosyllabic consist of so many syllables? It is quite ridiculous.
How come they call it civil war? In my opinion there is no such thing.
Why do you sit in the "stands" of stadium?
Why do they call it going "off "when something actually goes "on". Like an alarm clock for example.
So many questions so little time.
I, not unlike a lot of people, tend to press the buttons of my remote control like a crazy person when the battery is dead. Like that is going to make it work again. Why oh why do we do that?