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How many words do you need to speak a language?

Interpreters & translators – how many words do you think you know in your second language? Do you think you know nearly as many words in your second language as you do in your native language? Just how big is your vocabulary?

To figure out these answers and learn some more fun facts about language acquisition, see this enlightening article from BBC News titled, “How many words do you need to speak a language?” See the full article here.

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