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I would like to know, what is the most common word you hear when you talk with others?

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Well, according to Wikipedia, the most common word in English seems to be 'the'. The list is based on written publications, but I see no reason why another spoken word should be more popular than 'the'. Words like 'yes' and 'no' are likely to be used in speech much more than in writing, but not enough to compete with 'the'.

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