Wednesday, 25 March 2009


This competition is open to speakers of English as a second or other language only.

Take part in the survey and you could win an iPod touch.

There are no right or wrong answers. Simply take 5 minutes to select the favourite and least favourite words in the English language. The words in this poll were chosen by learners of English in the British Council's worldwide teaching centre network. You will see two pages; one with 75 favourite and one with 75 least favourite words.

Choose five words on each page and click the Next button.

(source: British Council)