A Frequency Dictionary of German (Routledge Frequency Dictionaries): Core Vocabulary for Learners
By Randall Jones, Erwin Tschirner
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.
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.
A Frequency Dictionary of German - Authors
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.
A Frequency Dictionary of German - Contents
Thematic vocabulary list. Series preface. Acknowledgements. Abbreviations. Introduction. References. Frequency index. Alphabetical index. Part of speech index