Vocabulary game, not learning

Fun little test that estimates how many English words you know.

Test Your Vocabulary

Check out the website for cool stuff about linguistics.

  • Most adult native test-takers range from 20,000–35,000 words
  • Average native test-takers of age 8 already know 10,000 words
  • Average native test-takers of age 4 already know 5,000 words
  • The most common vocabulary size for foreign test-takers is 4,500 words
  • Foreign test-takers tend to reach over 10,000 words by living abroad
  • Foreign test-takers learn 2.5 new words a day while living in an English-speaking country

It’s not learning, it’s fun!

Read about South Korea’s English Proficiency in this article.

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