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A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese

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A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese (Routledge Frequency Dictionaries): Core Vocabulary for Learners

By Mark Davies, Ana Maria de Oliveira Preto-Bay

An invaluable tool for learners of Portuguese, this Frequency Dictionary provides a list of the 5000 most commonly used words in the language. Based on a twenty-million-word collection of Portuguese (taken from both Portuguese and Brazilian sources), which includes both written and spoken material, this dictionary provides detailed information for each of the 5000 entries, including the English equivalent, a sample sentence, and an indication of register and dialect variation.

Users can access the top 5000 words either through the main frequency listing or through an alphabetical index. Throughout the frequency listing there are also thrity thematically-organized ‘boxed’ lists of the top words from a variety of key topics such as sports, weather, clothing and relations.

An engaging and highly useful resource, A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese will enable students of all levels to get the most out of their study of Portuguese vocabulary.

A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese - Authors

Mark Davies is Professor at the Department of Linguistics, Brigham Young University at Provo in Utah.

Ana Maria de Oliveira Raposo Preto-Bay is Assistant Professor of Portuguese at the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Brigham Young University at Provo in Utah.

A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese - Contents

Thematic vocabulary list. Series preface. Acknowledgements. Abbreviations. Introduction. References. Frequency index. Alphabetical index. Part of speech index

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£27.99

Product Description

A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese (Routledge Frequency Dictionaries): Core Vocabulary for Learners

By Mark Davies, Ana Maria de Oliveira Preto-Bay

An invaluable tool for learners of Portuguese, this Frequency Dictionary provides a list of the 5000 most commonly used words in the language. Based on a twenty-million-word collection of Portuguese (taken from both Portuguese and Brazilian sources), which includes both written and spoken material, this dictionary provides detailed information for each of the 5000 entries, including the English equivalent, a sample sentence, and an indication of register and dialect variation.

Users can access the top 5000 words either through the main frequency listing or through an alphabetical index. Throughout the frequency listing there are also thrity thematically-organized ‘boxed’ lists of the top words from a variety of key topics such as sports, weather, clothing and relations.

An engaging and highly useful resource, A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese will enable students of all levels to get the most out of their study of Portuguese vocabulary.

A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese - Authors

Mark Davies is Professor at the Department of Linguistics, Brigham Young University at Provo in Utah.

Ana Maria de Oliveira Raposo Preto-Bay is Assistant Professor of Portuguese at the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Brigham Young University at Provo in Utah.

A Frequency Dictionary of Portuguese - Contents

Thematic vocabulary list. Series preface. Acknowledgements. Abbreviations. Introduction. References. Frequency index. Alphabetical index. Part of speech index

CONTINUE READING
Additional Information
Book Genre Reference
Book Format Unabridged
Binding Paperback
Publisher Routledge
Number of pages 352
ISBN 9780415419970
Date of Publication 30 Nov 2007
Language Portuguese
Level Intermediate
Media Type Book
Key Benefits
  • Very useful dictionary for learning essential Portuguese Vocabulary
  • Helps to prioritise vocabulary learning objectives
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