Rebecca Stark is the author of The Good Portion: God, the second title in The Good Portion series, a series written to encourage women to immerse themselves in the depths of Christian doctrine.

The Good Portion — God explores what Scripture teaches about God in hopes that readers will see his perfection, worth, magnificence, and beauty as they study his triune nature, infinite attributes, and wondrous works. 

Rebecca also blogs at Out of the Ordinary.

                         

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Saturday
Jan242009

Vulgar Language

Let’s say you have 12 minutes to name the 100 most commonly used words in the English language. How many would you get?

I got 59 of them. Can you beat me?

Find out.

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Reader Comments (8)

Gah! You beat me by ONE! 58. That was tricky.

January 24, 2009 | Unregistered Commentermissmellifluous

Hello Miss Melly,

Wasn't that fun?

January 24, 2009 | Registered Commenterrebecca

Hello Rebecca! It was fun and frustrating all at once. You'd think a fluent user of the language would know more common words! Alas!

January 24, 2009 | Unregistered Commentermissmellifluous

53. I am so ashamed...

January 24, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterjen elslager

I got 68.... I can't believe I missed "but."

January 24, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterKim in On

does "uh" count?

January 24, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMzEllen

(73)

January 24, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMzEllen

I'm impressed with Kim and MzEllen.

January 24, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterrebecca

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