Google Ngram Viewer can compare the popularity of words and phrases over time. For example, typewriter and mobile phone: It can also compare their popularity in British and American English. For example, mobile phone and cell phone: As in the chart above, add :eng_gb_2012 (books published in Great Britain) and :eng_us_2012 (books published in… Read more Comparing British and American usage
Merry wins. From Google Ngram Viewer.
Beijing has had many different names over the last 3,000 years. This Google Ngram chart shows the three that were most common in English-language sources during the 20th century.
With clearly wins. From Google Ngram Viewer.
A clear victory for from: From Google Ngram Viewer.