A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish: Core Vocabulary for by Mark Davies

By Mark Davies

The one up to date frequency dictionary of Spanish presently to be had, this can be a useful instrument for all inexperienced persons of Spanish that offers a listing of the 5,000 most ordinarily used phrases within the language.

Based on a twenty million note corpus frivolously divided among spoken, fiction and non-fiction texts from either Spain and Latin the USA, the Dictionary offers a close frequency-based record, in addition to alphabetical and part-of-speech indexes to make sure greatest ease of entry to the knowledge and potency of use.

All entries within the rank frequency record function the English identical, a pattern sentence and, the place acceptable, a sign of significant check in edition. The Dictionary also includes thirty thematically geared up lists of often used phrases on quite a few issues, similar to animals, climate, fabrics, and kin terms.

A CD model is on the market to buy individually. Designed to be used via corpus and computational linguists it presents the complete textual content in a structure that researchers can strategy and switch into appropriate lists for his or her personal learn work

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Algún problema? 100 | 3509 407 fijar v to set, fix, [se] notice • lo primero que hizo fue fijar fecha definitiva 100 | 2929 +o 408 sociedad nf society • creaban una sociedad multicultural que vivía en paz 100 | 5484 409 referir v to refer (to) • me voy a referir a los dos últimos puntos 100 | 3354 410 acercar v to come near • él me miró, se acercó, me besó 100 | 3543 411 capaz adj capable, able • ¿es usted capaz de describir su propia carrera? 100 | 3258 412 bajo adj short, low • las puertas de madera son bajas y rudas 100 | 3245 413 libre adj free, vacant • estaré más tranquilo y con más tiempo libre 100 | 3652 100 | 4791 397 ocupar v to occupy, use • volvió a ocupar su lugar 414 natural adj natural • decidió que su conducta era natural y sincera 100 | 3821 100 | 3307 398 cuestión nf question, matter • creo que es una cuestión de sinceridad 100 | 3881 +o 399 duda nf doubt • no existía duda alguna en que era hijo mío 100 | 3805 400 diferencia nf difference • ¿sabés la diferencia entre el contador y el matemático?

99 | 2093 704 circunstancia nf circumstance • tuvimos que enfrentar una circunstancia económica difícil 100 | 1942 719 piedra nf stone, rock • se había obtenido obsidiana (piedra volcánica) 100 | 2488 720 incluir v to include • el Partido no incluye ni excluye a nadie 98 | 3126 721 conjunto nm group, set • para mí fue el conjunto de cosas el que no me gustó 99 | 2383 35 722 treinta num thirty • van a venir unas treinta personas 99 | 2078 +o 723 cuánto adj how much? • ¿Cuánto tiempo querías? ¿Una eternidad?

Quién es el padre de su hijo? 99 | 6080 +o 293 morir v to die • la pobre murió de pulmonía meses después 99 | 6027 294 incluso adv including, even (adv) • e incluso puede detectar cuando hay errores 100 | 5455 +o 295 campo nm field, country • mi campo principal es la enfermedad coronaria 100 | 5280 296 aceptar v to accept • A. estuvo indecisa en aceptar su petición de matrimonio 100 | 4315 297 quizás adv perhaps, maybe • quizás sí, pero de otra forma 99 | 5349 298 cabeza nf head (part of body) • planteaba muchas preguntas en mi cabeza 100 | 6831 299 realizar v to fulfill, carry out • el viaje se realizó en noviembre 100 | 6698 300 ciento num hundred • se pueda confiar ciento por ciento 100 | 4389 +o 301 mal adv badly • mucha gente habla mal de él 100 | 4489 21 Body (cuerpo 232 humano) top 60 words mano 150-F hand cuello 1920-M neck bigote 4182-M mustache ojo 247-M eye hombro 1927-M shoulder hígado 4203-M liver cabeza 298-F head nariz 2119-F nose ceja 4227-F eyebrow cara 356-F face rodilla 2208-F knee cadera 4279-F hip pie 386-M foot oreja 2407-F ear riñón 4292-M kidney lengua 596-F tongue estómago 2636-M stomach sangre 613-F blood nervio 2744-M nerve brazo 620-M arm labio 2759-M lip boca 635-F mouth cabello 2920-M hair codo 4412-M elbow mejilla 4528-F cheek entrañas 4681-F bowels cráneo 4750-M skull muslo 4807-M thigh corazón 649-M heart músculo 3029-M muscle pelo 1056-M hair garganta 3090-F throat pierna 1201-F leg uña 3106-F fingernail, toenail tobillo 5113-M ankle arteria 5551-F artery mandíbula 5649-F jaw dedo 1248-M finger, toe cintura 3323-F waist espalda 1499-F back pulmón 3420-M lung pecho 1649-M chest vientre 3434-M womb pupila 6476-F pupil hueso 1695-M bone barba 3451-F beard intestino 6682-M intestine cerebro 1734-M brain vena 3512-F vein retina 6712-F retina seno 1776-M bosom puño 3563-M fist pulgar 6732-M thumb diente 1859-M tooth esqueleto 4121-M skeleton pestaña 7018-F eyelash 302 orden nmf order; sequence (m), religious order (f) • hay que poner todo en orden de prioridad 100 | 4837 303 don nm courtesy title (m), Mr, gift • ¿cómo era don Manuel?

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