The New General Service List (new-GSL)

English vocabulary interactive resource


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What's the new-GSL?

The new-GSL is a list of ~2,500 common English vocabulary based on four language corpora of the total size of over 12 billion running words. It can be used for both teaching and research purposes. A full description of the wordlist can be found in Brezina & Gablasova (2013) [open access].

Watch a video about the new-GSL