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Re: Size of your dictionary

From:Jim Henry <jimhenry1973@...>
Date:Friday, April 3, 2009, 19:18
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 3:14 PM, Jim Henry <jimhenry1973@...> wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 11:05 AM, Daniel Bowman <danny.c.bowman@...> wrote: >> Hello all- >> >> How many words does your conlang(s) have?  I realize that this might be a >> tricky question to answer depending on how you define "word." > > gzb has (as of the last website update; I'm away from my > machine, and there are a handful of words added since December > that aren't on the website yet) 1263 root words, 1773 derived > words, and 33 gzb'ized proper names and acronyms.
Also: recent experiments with my flashcard script suggest that I know (or at least can recognize, whether I can recall them or not) about 85-90% of the words in the lexicon. -- Jim Henry