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It is estimated that there are from three quarters of a million to over a million words in the English language.

List of dictionaries by number of words - Wikipedia

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This is a list of dictionaries considered authoritative or complete by approximate number of total ... Although it is possible to count the number of entries in a dictionary, it is not possible to c...

How many words are there in the English language? - Oxford ...

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It's impossible to count the number of words in a language, because it's so hard to ... The Second Edition of the 20-volume Oxford English Dictionary contains full  ...

Does English have more words than any other language? - Oxford ...

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This question is practically impossible to answer, for the reasons explained in the answer to How many words are there in the English language? However, it ...

How many words are there in English? - Slate

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Apr 10, 2006 ... Are there really 988,968 words in the English language? ... The problem with trying to number the words in any language is that it's very hard to ...

How many words are there in English? - Merriam-Webster

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There is no exact count of the number of words in English, and one reason is certainly because languages are ever expanding; in addition, their boundaries are ...

No. of Words – The Global Language Monitor

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Nov 24, 2016 ... The Number of Words in the English Language ... The English Language passed the Million Word threshold on June 10, 2009 at 10:22 a.m. ...

How many words are there in the english language ? - Lingholic

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Welcome to Part 2 of my post on “How many words do I need to know? The 95/5 rule in language learning”. If you haven't done so already, read through Part 1 ...

How many words are in the English language? – Global Blog ... - EF

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Oct 9, 2014 ... Many people estimate that there are more than a million words in the English language, click to find out more...

Counting words: The biggest vocabulary? | The Economist

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Jun 23, 2010 ... ... way to show that "English has the most words of any language" ... under "words ", and it's not at all clear English has the largest number of ...