How many new words appear in the English language annually?

  1. SpiritLeo profile image73
    SpiritLeoposted 6 years ago

    How many new words appear in the English language annually?

  2. skobytube profile image59
    skobytubeposted 6 years ago

    On average approximately 4,000.

    'The pace of inclusion of new words has been increased to the rate of about 4,000 a year.'

    Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxford_English_Dictionary

 
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