Og-Blay Iz-Quay

OG-BLAY IZ-QUAY….What’s the most popular blogging language? English, of course. But here’s a mini quiz that tests your knowledge of other blogging languages:

  1. Scandinavian languages: Are there more Swedish blogs or Danish blogs?

  2. Dead languages: Are there more Esperanto blogs or Latin blogs?

  3. Romance languages: Are there more Spanish blogs or Portuguese blogs?

  4. Obscure micro-languages: Are there more Breton blogs or Catalan blogs?

  5. What’s the #2 blog language?

  6. Why isn’t Russian in the top 25?

Answers here. Or below the fold.

(Via Crooked Timber.)

Answers: 1. Danish. 2. Esperanto. 3. Portuguese. 4. Catalan. 5. French. 6. I don’t know.

Support Nonprofit Journalism

If you enjoyed this article, consider making a donation to help us produce more like it. The Washington Monthly was founded in 1969 to tell the stories of how government really works—and how to make it work better. Fifty years later, the need for incisive analysis and new, progressive policy ideas is clearer than ever. As a nonprofit, we rely on support from readers like you.

Yes, I’ll make a donation