Humour

Did you know that:

Fat chance and slim chance mean the same thing.
Flammable and inflammable mean the same thing.

Or, that there is a whole collection of words called "Janus-faced" or "contronyms" where the same word has contrary meanings; for example:

CERTAIN: a) definite & b) difficult to specify

a) I am certain about what I want in life.
b) I have a certain feeling about the plan.

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