Lexicology/Vocabulary Products

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Korean

    Core Vocabulary for Learners, 1st Edition

    By Sun-Hee Lee, Seok Bae Jang, Sang Kyu Seo

    A Frequency Dictionary of Korean is an invaluable tool for all learners of Korean, providing a list of the 5000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on the Sejong National Corpora, the largest written and spoken corpora in Korean comprised of 10 million words collected from different…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Korean

    Core Vocabulary for Learners, 1st Edition

    By Sun-Hee Lee, Seok Bae Jang, Sang Kyu Seo

    A Frequency Dictionary of Korean is an invaluable tool for all learners of Korean, providing a list of the 5000 most frequently used words in the language.   Based on the Sejong National Corpora, the largest written and spoken corpora in Korean comprised of 10 million words collected from…

    CD-ROM – 2016-08-05
    Routledge

  • Vocabulary

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stuart Webb

    Although there is a long history of research on vocabulary, the vast majority of studies have appeared over the last 30 years. This new reference work will provide a comprehensive source of the most influential findings that will be both a useful starting point for developing knowledge of the field…

    Hardback – 2016-05-04
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Typological Studies

    Word Order and Relative Clauses, 1st Edition

    By Guglielmo Cinque

    In this book, Cinque takes a generative perspective on typological questions relating to word order and to the syntax of relative clauses. In particular, Cinque looks at: the position of the Head vis à vis the relative clause in relation to the position of the verb vis à vis his object; a general…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • The A - Z of Nuclear Jargon (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    First published in 1986, the purpose of this dictionary is to clarify the technology behind nuclear jargon. The entries deal with all areas of nuclear warfare: its strategies and tactics, personnel and weapons systems, arms control and disarmament talks. The terminology of the nuclear age expands…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Newspeak (Routledge Revivals)

    A Dictionary of Jargon, 1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    George Orwell coined the term ‘Newspeak’ for his novel 1984, the purpose of which was designed to shrink vocabularies and eliminate subtlety and nuance. For this dictionary, first published to herald the year 1984, Jonathon Green compiled nearly 8, 000 entries – selected from the slangs and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Dictionary of Jargon (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    First published in 1987, the Dictionary of Jargon expands on its predecessor Newspeak (Routledge Revivals, 2014) as an authoritative reference guide to specialist occupational slang, or jargon. Containing around 21, 000 entries, the dictionary encompasses a truly eclectic range of fields and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Global English Slang

    Methodologies and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Coleman

    Global English Slang brings together nineteen key international experts and provides a timely and essential overview of English slang around the world today. The book illustrates the application of a range of different methodologies to the study of slang and demonstrates the interconnection…

    Paperback – 2014-01-09
    Routledge

  • Exploring Vocabulary

    Language in Action, 1st Edition

    By Dee Gardner

    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily designed for those beginning postgraduate studies, or taking an introductory MA course as well as advanced undergraduates. Titles in the series are…

    Paperback – 2013-07-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

  • Vocabulary

    Applied Linguistic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Carter

    How do we teach and learn vocabulary? How do words work in literary texts? In this book, Ronald Carter provides the necessary basis for the further study of modern English vocabulary with particular reference to linguistic descriptive frameworks and educational contexts. Vocabulary: Applied…

    Paperback – 2012-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • Francisco Varo's Glossary of the Mandarin Language

    Vol. 1: An English and Chinese Annotation of the Vocabulario de la Lengua Mandarina Vol. 2: Pinyin and English Index of the Vocabulario de la Lengua Mandarina, 1st Edition

    By W South Coblin

    Western missionaries contributed largely to Chinese lexicography. Their involvement was basically a practical rather than a theoretical one. In order to preach and convert, it was necessary to speak Chinese. A missionary on post needed to learn at least two languages, the national Guanhua, the "…

    Hardback – 2006-06-30
    Routledge
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

  • Lexical Priming

    A New Theory of Words and Language, 1st Edition

    By Michael Hoey

    Lexical Priming proposes a radical new theory of the lexicon, which amounts to a completely new theory of language based on how words are used in the real world. Here they are not confined to the definitions given to them in dictionaries but instead interact with other words in common patterns of…

    Paperback – 2005-04-29
    Routledge

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