Tag: vocabulary

12 How many "words" do I need to learn? 2013-03-08T16:02:01.860

9 Is the rate of vocabulary change more or less constant? 2011-09-22T11:23:08.157

9 Are there languages which use the negation of 'odd' to denote 'even'? 2011-10-10T18:30:28.857

9 Pre-Proto-Basque: is there a methodology to establishing its vocabulary? 2012-04-21T23:16:41.937

7 Did Latin "cum" get replaced in French by "avec" because "con" sounded obscene? 2017-03-21T12:30:58.670

6 Why does the name of the flower 'Forget-me-not' have the same meaning in other languages? 2011-10-03T14:12:50.297

6 Which language has the biggest vocabulary? 2013-03-17T16:59:15.077

6 American English speakers needing subtitles more often 2016-10-09T10:39:33.347

5 Are there any online databases of kinship terms across languages? 2011-12-14T18:34:48.863

5 Are there any extensive study on the vocabulary used in the Mongour and Bonan languages? 2012-09-19T07:03:27.520

5 Words and phrases more likely in everyday speech 2013-03-10T18:29:32.980

4 Size of active vocabulary in hunter gather tribes 2013-11-12T19:22:32.197

4 Shannon's entropy as a measure of vocabulary richness 2015-09-01T14:21:11.203

4 Is this a nonce word or is there another name for a regularly constructed neologism? 2015-11-07T19:04:27.447

3 How it happened that evolution of "mater" and "pater" is different despite their similar origin? 2012-01-21T23:08:33.313

3 What is the evidence for laryngeal in *méh₂tēr? 2012-01-22T11:19:39.570

3 How are meanings of a word ordered in a dictionary? 2012-11-18T15:39:34.107

3 How is the differing reuse of words depending on language called in Linguistics? 2013-01-30T20:22:31.790

3 Active vocabulary for Anglophones compared to native speakers of other languages 2014-02-23T18:18:31.253

3 Did any indigenous American languages have/develop a word for "Native American"? 2014-11-12T23:02:10.987

3 Could the English language be learned purely by observing written texts? 2014-12-19T18:55:15.687

3 Is the general concept behind "Eskimo words for snow" true? 2015-08-16T00:45:00.453

3 What is the lexical relationship between 'kingdom' and 'phylum'? 2015-10-08T14:43:15.213

3 What decides the language family of a language the most structure/grammar or the vocabulary? 2016-05-29T13:13:09.613

3 What will form a minimum yet complete set of verbs that can define any action? 2016-09-07T18:56:29.237

3 How can a human have such brilliant memory for vocabulary? 2016-09-22T06:14:29.450

3 Help identifying words in unknown language from the Caribbean 2017-02-05T23:52:16.553

3 How has pair/couple ended up meaning both 2 and more in different languages? 2018-02-03T07:45:14.030

2 Are there people who intentionally refuse to use some words even if the majority does it? 2013-03-03T00:21:21.873

2 What are the constituent morphemes in 'preposition'? 2013-04-25T11:35:23.307

2 Help understanding “degree of overall vocabulary divergence” 2014-01-08T15:41:09.623

2 Constructing/borrowing of complex scientific/technological/financial vocabulary in Esperanto 2014-04-11T07:39:14.063

2 What is considered the smallest possible sample size for word frequency lists used in FL instruction? 2014-08-21T17:38:47.437

2 How to determine difficulty of a word if its frequency in a corpus is known? 2014-12-06T01:29:52.137

2 Examples of small, minimalistic natural languages? 2016-03-25T12:58:40.980

1 What languages other than English distinguish 'poison' and 'venom' 2015-02-09T05:24:34.077

1 an open source lexicographical framework 2016-03-20T13:31:43.603

1 Does Japanese have as many English-derived words as English has French-derived words? 2016-03-21T21:14:50.200

1 Do all cultures have the 5 senses? 2017-08-02T21:00:28.513

0 Vocabulary Usage Patterns 2011-10-12T15:09:45.337

0 Abbreviation taking the meaning of the whole expression 2014-03-01T21:01:44.243

0 Are there measures of language complexity? 2015-01-23T20:06:20.737

0 Where can I find a list of German nouns with their articles? 2016-09-27T21:18:21.137

0 Vocabulary Wordlist for the elementary school English 2017-05-30T21:59:11.003

0 What is the meaning of this phrase " They fleeced an insurance magnate"? 2018-03-02T16:04:36.800

-1 English vs. Esperanto (in grammar, vocabulary, semantics) 2014-02-20T15:34:27.847

-1 Vocabulary list 2017-07-13T22:43:08.180