Graph of Word Frequencies in They Might Be Giants Lyrics

Word Frequencies in They Might Be Giants Lyrics

Scientist and musician David Mackenzie created this interactive graph of word frequencies in They Might Be Giants lyrics. The graph is based on lyrics from 487 They Might Be Giants songs as found on the TMBW fan site (that’s a grand total of 80,375 words). As a comparison, each word on the graph also includes its frequency in printed English, as determined by Google Books data.

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