Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia, created and edited by volunteers around the world and hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation. Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia English 6 606 000+ articles
The English Wikipedia has pioneered some ideas as conventions, policies or features which were later adopted by Wikipedia editions in some of the other languages. These ideas include "featured articles",  the neutral-point-of-view policy,  navigation templates,  the sorting of short "stub" articles into sub-categories,  dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediation and arbitration,  and weekly collaborations.
Wikipedia includes hundreds of alphabetical glossaries; they can be found in two ways: Wikipedia:Contents/Glossaries – A single-page list of glossaries; Category:Wikipedia glossaries – Browse glossaries comprehensively via the Wikipedia category system; Category system. Wikipedia's collection of category pages is a classified index system. It is automatically generated from category tags at the bottoms of articles and most other pages.
The largest, the English Wikipedia, has over 6.6 million articles. As of January 2021, the English Wikipedia receives 48% of Wikipedia's cumulative traffic, with the remaining split among the other languages. The top 10 editions represent approximately 85% of the total traffic.
English is the first language in which Wikipedia was written. It was started on 15 January 2001. It is the largest encyclopedia in the world, and the largest version of Wikipedia since April 2019. It has 6,609,769 articles as of 29 January 2023. In October 2015, the total volume of the compressed texts of the English Wikipedia's articles added up to 23.2 gigabytes.
Wikipediasare places where people work together to write encyclopediasin different languages. We use Simple Englishwords and grammarhere. The Simple English Wikipedia is for everyone! That includes children and adults who are learning English. There are 226,579 articles on the Simple English Wikipedia.
English adjectives are words such as good, big, interesting, and Canadian that most typically modify nouns, denoting characteristics of their referents (e.g., a red car). As modifiers, they come before the nouns they modify and after determiners. English adjectives also function as predicative complements (e.g., the child is happy).