There are over a million words in English. Most of them are quite obscure and deserve better attention than they get. This week’s is stylometry.
It’s the statistical analysis of literary style. It’s thanks to stylometry, for instance, that we know William Shakespeare’s plays weren’t written by him, but by another William Shakespeare who lived at the same time.
Your challenge? Write a sentence (or two) in the comments using this word.
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