The most metal word of all is burn, followed by cries, veins, eternity, and breathe. The least metal word is particularly, followed by indicated, secretary, committee, and university. What you can infer from this is that the metal English is spoken from a timeless, elemental, and darkly ethereal space, while standard English is unremarkably deskbound. Perhaps this is why we hunger for metal in the first place.So heavy metal is the opposite of a university committee, particularly the secretary of the committee.
Friday, July 29, 2016
The Most Metal Words
A data science guy took a big database of heavy metal lyrics and compared it to another database that is supposed to represent standard English to see which words are most metal and which the least: