The Most Common Nouns in English

atkins bookshelf wordsBased on the analysis of the Corpus of Contemporary American English, containing more than 450 millions words, the most common nouns in English are:

1. time
2. year
3. people
4. way
5. day
6. man
7. thing
8. woman
9. life
10. child
11. world
12. school
13. state
14. family
15. student
16. group
17. country
18. problem
19. hand
20. part
21. place
22. case
23. week
24. company
25. system

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For further reading: http://www.linguasorb.com/english/most-common-nouns/
http://www.wordfrequency.info

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