Date: Wed, 6 Dec 1995 08:59:55 -0800 From: Mary Bucholtz 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? Mary Bucholtz Department of Linguistics University of California, Berkeley