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Commonest English Nouns (25)


Commonest English Nouns:
  • Commonest are time, person, & year.
  • Then comes - way & day (month is ranked 40th).
  • 15 are from Old English.
  • The rest are from - medieval English, Old French, Latin.
  • The exception is 'group' (French via Italian).
  • These words often have more than one meaning, or form part of common phrases.
The Common Noun list (25):
  1. Time
  2. Person
  3. Year
  4. Way
  5. Day
  6. Thing
  7. Man
  8. World
  9. Life
  10. Hand
  11. Part
  12. Child
  13. Eye
  14. Woman
  15. Place
  16. Work
  17. Week
  18. Case
  19. Point
  20. Government
  21. Company
  22. Number
  23. Group
  24. Problem
  25. Fact

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Day- Month - Year


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