quinta-feira, 4 de fevereiro de 2010

Frequency Dictionary of American English

This month it will be published the book Frequency Dictionary of American English: word sketches, collocates, and thematic lists, which is based on data from the 400 million word Corpus of Contemporary American English (COCA). In addition to the printed version, it will also be possible to download an expanded electronic version of the dictionary from www.wordfrequency.info. At this site, you can already check, for free, many samples, which indicate the most frequente collocations for hundreds of words.