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6,000 most frequently used English words with frequency rank and link to dictionary

6,000 most frequently used English words with frequency rank and link to dictionary | Word News | Scoop.it

The ranks of word frequency were calculated by running word list in wordnet dictionary database against a few popular search engines from 2002 - 2003. It basically uses search engine index databases as corpus. The size of the corpus ranges from 1 billion to 4 billions.
A link to our online wordnet directory is provided for words which have the frequency rank above 2,000.

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The World of Words: dictionaries, glossaries, lexicography and terminology
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