A Frequency Dictionary of German

Core Vocabulary for Learners

By Randall Jones, Erwin Tschirner

© 2004 – Routledge

10 pages

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About the Book

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.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements. Thematic Vocabulary List. List of Abbreviations Introduction References 1. Frequency Index. 2. Alphabetical Index. 3. Part of Speech. Index

About the 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.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
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FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / German
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LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General