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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.

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    an image composed of words used in a particular text or subject, in which the size of each word indicates its frequency or importance

    The biggest problem with word clouds is that they are often applied to situations where textual analysis is not appropriate.

    Submitted by Saskia from United Kingdom on 30/04/2015
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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