Part of the Routledge Frequency Dictionaries Series
A Frequency Dictionary of German is an invaluable tool for all learners of German, providing a list of the 4,034 most frequently used words in the language. Based on a 4.2 million-word corpus which is evenly divided between spoken, fiction and non-fiction texts, the dictionary provides a detailed frequency-based list plus alphabetical and part of speech indexes. All entries in the rank frequency list feature the English equivalent, a sample sentence plus an indication of major register variation. The dictionary also contains twenty-one thematically organized lists of frequently used words on a variety of topics as well as eleven special vocabulary lists. This CD version is designed for use by corpus and computational linguists in a format that researchers can process and turn into suitable lists for their own research work. A Frequency Dictionary of German aims to enable students of all levels to maximize their study of German vocabulary in an efficient and engaging way.
|Publication date:||30th June 2011|
|Author:||Erwin Tschirner, Randall (Brigham Young University, USA) Jones|
|Publisher:||Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd|
|Categories:||Asian history, Colonialism & imperialism,|
Randall L. Jones is Emeritus Professor of German as Brigham Young University and Erwin Tschirner is Professor of German as a Foreign Language at the Herder-Institut, University of Leipzig.More About Erwin Tschirner, Randall (Brigham Young University, USA) Jones