What is the most commonly used noun?

by on June 22, 2006 at 7:05 am in Data Source | Permalink

"Time."  Here is the list of the Top 25.

1 Tony Vallencourt June 22, 2006 at 8:52 am

Here’s a fun game: try to write as clear a sentence as possible using all 25 nouns. It’s pretty hard.

This is the best I got. (Of course, it’s hard to write any sensible sentence that has 25 nouns…)

2 son1 June 22, 2006 at 5:19 pm

The Language Log folks had a reasonable review of these kinds of crazy lists (and this list, in particular).

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