By Deryle Lonsdale
A Frequency Dictionary of French is a useful instrument for all beginners of French, supplying a listing of the 5000 most often used phrases within the language.
Based on a 23-million-word corpus of French together with written and spoken fabric either from France and abroad, this dictionary presents the person with distinct info for every of the 5000 entries, together with English equivalents, a pattern sentence, its English translation, utilization facts, and a sign of sign up edition.
Users can entry the pinnacle 5000 phrases both during the major frequency directory or via an alphabetical index. through the frequency directory there are thematically-organized lists of the pinnacle phrases from quite a few key themes reminiscent of activities, climate, garments, and family members terms.
An enticing and hugely resource, the Frequency Dictionary of French will permit scholars of all degrees to get the main out in their research of French vocabulary.
Deryle Lonsdale is affiliate Professor within the Linguistics and English Language division at Brigham younger college (Provo, Utah). Yvon Le Bras is affiliate Professor of French and division Chair of the French and Italian division at Brigham younger collage (Provo, Utah).