I understand that this title is automatically going to cause people to skip right past this post and watch the Milli Vanilli video from yesterday's post again. I don't blame you. Blame It On The Rain is a good song! Plus, "Vocabulary "and "Test" in the same sentence? No thanks. (Well, size is there too, so that's got to be worth something.) However, a few of my friends posted results of this "Online English Vocabulary Size Test" on Facebook, so I thought I would try it. Here's the description:
Ever wonder about your vocabulary size? Even you are a daily English speaker or a native English speaker, you still might find this test challenging!
We conducted academic research and looked at online resources to design the model of this quiz. We believe we've prepared the best quiz for you!
So now is your chance to see how many words you know. Your challenge is to type every word that you know in the comments section without repeating a word. Actually, please don't do that. Really. Bad joke. Instead, click on this link and share your results in the comments section. Here's how I did on the quiz:
Personally, I think there's some type of mistake here. There's no way I should have done this well. My SAT verbal scores weren't very good, so there must have been a lot of lucky guesses.