The Internet Is Stumped By This Riddle, Can You Figure It Out?

The answer to this riddle is surprisingly simple, but the majority of people cannot figure it out! Like thousands of people around the world, you will kick yourself when you find out what the answer is. Let's see if you can figure it out without cheating...  

Still stumped? Scratching your head? Starting to curse? Don't worry, you aren't alone so let's go through it together! 

If we break it down, 

"What has 4 letters" and it literally does, W-H-A-T! 

Then "sometimes has 9 letters" and that is entirely true - S-O-M-E-T-I-M-E-S. 

Do you see the trend? 

So finally, "never has 5 letters" and obviously it does! N-E-V-E-R. 

Got it now? It seems so obvious, but if you don't think about it literally it can be very confusing! 

 

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