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Ever wonder how popular a word or phrase or person or thing is over time? Well, wonder no more. Google recently released an incredible new tool that searches across millions of books published in the last 200 years and graphs a word or phrase’s popularity of time.
It is called ngram, and it is awesome.
Want to see how it works?
Want to track inventions?
Want to see if your slang matches the time?
Here’s mama vs. papa vs. mom vs. dad.
Preparation of the potato?
Honestly, I could go on like this all day. And if you want to play along, link to your favorite ngrams in the comment section!