Date: Wed, 6 Dec 1995 08:59:55 -0800
From: Mary Bucholtz bucholtz[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]GARNET.BERKELEY.EDU
Subject: Re: Language and Intelligence
However, a historian may have a larger vocabulary than a linguist,
and both have larger vocabularies than a mathematician.
I'm not convinced this is true; in fact I'd be surprised if there were
any significant differences in vocabulary size by discipline. Has any
research been done on this?
Department of Linguistics
University of California, Berkeley