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90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
A liger has officially been recognised as the world’s biggest cat ... The 49 inches tall crossbreed, born from a union between a lion and tigress, has been given the moniker of largest cat by the Guinness Book of World Records.
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