HUFFINGTON POST
02/03/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

English To Hit 1 Million Words In 2009

Scarcely has the new year begun before the calendar pages start filling up with lunch dates promised in Christmas cards and notes-to-self about next time, seriously, getting an earlier start on holiday gift shopping.

But from The Economist comes a reminder of a notable date of an altogether higher order. Is your stylus poised?

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