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No. of Words in the English Language

1,041,257.5 Number of Words in the English Language, January 1, 2017, estimate Shakespeare Created 1700 Words in His Lifetime The English Language passed the Million Word threshold on June 10, 2009, at 10:22 a.m. (GMT). Currently, there is a new word created every 98 minutes or about 14.7 words per day.   Next Global English Milestone:  […] Read more

1,000,000th English Word Announced

Web 2.0 beats Jai Ho & N00b as 1,000,000th English Word English passed the Million Word mark earlier today, June 10 at 10:22 am GMT Word Number 1,000,001: Financial Tsunami Austin, Texas June 10, 2009 – The Global Language Monitor today announced that Web 2.0 has bested Jai Ho, N00b and Slumdog as the 1,000,000th […] Read more

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