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Which word in the English language has the most definitions?

The word SET has the most definitions of any word in the English language. SET has 464 definitions in the Oxford English Dictionary. Here’s how the others stack up: RUN – 396 (defs.)            GO – 368           TAKE … Continue reading

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The world’s most difficult word to translate loses much in translation

The world’s most difficult word to translate loses much in translation   In an article published by the BBC on June 22, 2004, “ilunga” was deemed the world’s most difficult word to translate. According to the article by Oliver Conway, … Continue reading

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The world's most difficult word to translate loses much in translation

The world’s most difficult word to translate loses much in translation   In an article published by the BBC on June 22, 2004, “ilunga” was deemed the world’s most difficult word to translate. According to the article by Oliver Conway, … Continue reading

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