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Title: A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish
Written By: Mark Davies
Edited By: Paul Rayson
Anthony Mark McEnery
Description:

A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish is an invaluable tool for all learners of
Spanish providing a list of the 4,000 most frequently used words in the
language. Based on a 20-million word corpus which is evenly divided between
spoken, fiction and non-fiction texts from both Spain and Latin America the
dictionary provides the user with 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 thirty thematically organized lists of frequently
used words on a variety of topics. A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish aims
to enable students of all levels to maximize their study of Spanish
vocabulary in an efficient and engaging way.

Publication Year: 2006
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Lexicography
Subject Language(s): Spanish
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Versions:
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0415334292
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 320
Prices: U.S. $ 31.95

 
 
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0415334284
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 320
Prices: U.S. $ 100.00