How many new words appear in the English language annually?
On average approximately 4,000.
'The pace of inclusion of new words has been increased to the rate of about 4,000 a year.'
by Epsilon57 years ago
Of all words in the English language, which is your favorite, and why?
by Myn Is Me6 years ago
How many words are there in the English language?
by SpiritLeo6 years ago
What factors cause the appearance of new words in the English language?
by Alan5 years ago
After so many posts in reply to the question of "your" and "you're," I don't have time to look through them all, but it does not seem to me that anyone has put forward the obvious need for having...
by Enelle Lamb5 years ago
Who invented the English language, and what were we speaking before it was invented?
by Laurel Rogers8 years ago
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