A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish (Routledge Frequency Dictionaries)

By Mark Davies

The basically updated frequency dictionary of Spanish presently to be had, this is often a useful device for all novices of Spanish that offers a listing of the 5,000 most typically used phrases within the language.

Based on a twenty million be aware corpus lightly divided among spoken, fiction and non-fiction texts from either Spain and Latin the United States, the Dictionary offers an in depth frequency-based record, in addition to alphabetical and part-of-speech indexes to make sure greatest ease of entry to the data and potency of use.

All entries within the rank frequency record function the English identical, a pattern sentence and, the place appropriate, a sign of significant sign up version. The Dictionary also comprises thirty thematically equipped lists of usually used phrases on various themes, comparable to animals, climate, fabrics, and relations terms.

A CD model is on the market to buy individually. Designed to be used by means of corpus and computational linguists it offers the complete textual content in a layout that researchers can method and switch into appropriate lists for his or her personal study work

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The English translations within the following lists exhibit the that means of the bottom shape. Diminutives: señorito 9271-M Mr. mismísimo 4901 comparable [noun]: cajita 9547-F field bellísimo 5150 appealing señorita 2622-F pass over angelito 9732-MF angel casita 3849-F condo hombrecito 9745-M guy importantísimo 5549 vital muchachito 5143-M boy [adjective]: hijito 5236-M son poquito 2463 few, little pobrecito 5451-M unlucky individual pajarito 5849-M chicken animalito 5854-M animal hermanito 6113-M brother mesita 6456-F desk cosita 6465-F factor viejito 6690-M outdated individual pequeñito 4566 small chiquito 5769 small bajito 6083 brief igualito 7906 related [adverb]: ahorita 9586 now despacito 24385 sluggish gravísimo 6743 severe riquísimo 6801 wealthy santísimo 7777 holy rarísimo 8325 unusual clarísimo 9512 transparent amplísimo 10461 broad antiquísimo 11183 outdated grandísimo 13156 huge buenísimo 13717 strong fortísimo 13953 powerful perrito 7002-M puppy Superlatives: malísimo 14034 undesirable carrito 8211-M automobile, cart muchísimo 1305 many rapidísimo 14144 speedy mujercita 8347-F lady altísimo 3478 tall brevísimo 14171 short abuelita 8461-F grandmother larguísimo 4609 lengthy valiosísimo 15008 brave 80 2021 bandera nf flag • l. a. bandera de los angeles región está compuesta por tres franjas horizontales ninety | 679 2022 influir v to (have) influence • impotente para poder influir de una manera positiva 89 | 893 +o -f 2023 maravilla nf ask yourself, wonder • ¡ay, qué cosa tan bonita! ¡Qué maravilla! 88 | 539 2024 modesto adj modest, humble • como si eso fuese poco; modesta, carente de estilo ninety one | 556 2025 banda nf (musical) band, sash • toco el clarinete y l. a. guitarra en l. a. banda del pueblo 89 | 900 2026 cristal nm glass, crystal, window • se rompió el cristal de l. a. ventana eighty five | 1165 2027 objetivo adj goal, neutral • representación de los angeles realidad se volvía objetiva, y mecánica ninety | 848 2028 anécdota nf anecdote • ¿tienes algún recuerdo especial o anécdota de tu vida universitaria? ninety | 454 +o 2029 universitario adj college • fue profesor universitario de física teórica eighty five | 868 +o 2030 brilliant adj delicate, sentient • su alma primitiva, brilliant a todas las emociones del amor ninety one | 585 2031 leyenda nf legend • en los angeles leyenda griega, Prometeo trajo el fuego a l. a. tierra ninety | 570 2032 muerto nm useless individual • acá todos descansan, los vivos y los muertos eighty five | 875 2033 azúcar nm sugar • le echaban un poquito de azúcar y period muy refrescante 87 | 739 2034 multiplicar v to multiply • el ruido del disparo se multiplica millones de veces ninety two | 455 2035 inclinación nf slope, incline, tendency • controla l. a. inclinación de l. a. carrocería en las curvas ninety four | 429 2036 formal adj formal, well mannered • que se construyera una sala formal para las visitas ninety | 766 2037 doler v to harm • me están empezando a doler las heridas otra vez eighty five | 935 +o -nf 2038 primitivo adj primitive • se sitúan estéticamente entre lo primitivo y lo refinado ninety | 858 2039 oculto adj hidden, occult • muy esotérico; como ciencias ocultas ninety | 659 2040 rostro nm face, countenance • su rostro nunca parece cambiar de expresión eighty three | 2757 2041 separación nf separation • no hay separación de poderes, es una monarquía absoluta ninety three | 531 2042 eco nm echo, reaction • ¡bumbumbumbumbum!

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