The Educator S Word Frequency Guide

Author: Susan Zeno
Publisher: Touchstone Applied Science Assoc
ISBN: 9781564970213
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This comprehensiveness & diversity give THE EDUCATOR'S WORD FREQUENCY GUIDE corpus better coverage of actual text use across the grades than does any previously published word frequency study. The guide is comprised of four sections.

The Vocabulary Book

Author: Michael F. Graves
Publisher: Teachers College Press
ISBN: 0807775029
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appropriately titled “How Many Words Are There in Printed School English?” (
1984). Nagy and Anderson investigated the number of words in printed school
English, using as their source the American Heritage Word Frequency Book (
Carroll, Davies, & Richman, 1971), a very well done compilation of the words
occurring in books and other material likely to be used by children in grades 3–9.
Based on careful study and a number of calculations, Nagy and Anderson
concluded that ...

Vocabulary Instruction For Struggling Students

Author: Patricia F. Vadasy
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 146250289X
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The final section contains a rank-order listing of all of the words provided in the
first two sections. This rank-order listing is based on unrounded U values for the
words. The U value for the total corpus is provided for each word, and words with
the same U value are listed alphabetically. Title: The American Heritage Word
Frequency Book (Carroll, Davies, & Richman, 1971). Availability: Available in
print form. Description: The American Heritage Word Frequency Book listing
includes ...

Word Frequencies In Written And Spoken English

Author: Geoffrey Leech
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317882059
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It focused on the counting of word occurrences in texts used in the education of
American children. Later counts were based also on magazines and general
reading matter. А more modern and systematic project to obtain frequency counts
from children's reading materials resulted in the American Heritage Word
Frequency Book (Carroll et al. 1971). An improved kind of count (taking account
of meaning but with a smaller wordlist), primarily for foreign learners of English,
led to the ...

A Frequency Dictionary Of Contemporary American English

Author: Mark Davies
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134008937
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When a lemma occurs almost exclusively in a given multi-word expression (as far
as, in charge of,lots of), that multi-word expression is listed as part of the entry. ...
4 The most frequent form of a given collocate lemma may be an inflected form,
not the head word form as listed (e.g. long as a collocate of no almost always
appears as longer in the corpus). 5 In general, proper ... Carroll, J.B., Davies, P.,
and Richman, B. (1971) The American Heritage Word Frequency Book. New
York: ...

The Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia

Author: Kirsten Malmkjaer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134103719
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Carrè, R. (2004) 'From an Acoustic Tube to Speech Production', Speech
Communication, 42 (2): 227–40. Carroll, J.B. (1956) (ed.) Language, Thought
and Reality: Selected Writings of Benjamin Lee Whorf, Cambridge, Mass.: MIT
Press. —— (1971) 'Statistical Analysis of the Corpus', in J.B. Carroll, F. Davies
and B. Richman (eds), The American Heritage Word Frequency Book, New York:
American Heritage. Carroll, J.B., Davies, P. and Richman, B. (eds) (1971) The
American Heritage ...

Linguistics Encyclopedia

Author: Kirsten Malmkjaer
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134597002
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... American Heritage Word Frequency Book, New York: American Heritage. ——
, Davies, P. and Richman, B. (eds) (1971) The American Heritage Word
Frequency Book, New York: American Heritage. Carter, B., Jr (1963) 'President
Kennedy's inaugural address', College Composition and Communication 14 (
February): 36–40; re- printed in G.A. Love and M. Payne (eds) (1969)
Contemporary Essays on Style: Rhetoric, Linguistics, and Criticism, Glenview, IL:
Scott, Foresman and Co.

The Linguistics Encyclopedia

Author: Kirsten Malmkjær
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415222105
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F. Davies and B. Richman (eds) The American Heritage Word Frequency Book,
New York: American Heritage. — , Davies, P. and Richman. B. (eds) (1971) The
American Heritage Word Frequency Book. New York: American Heritage. Carter,
B.. Jr (1963) 'President Kennedy's inaugural address', College Composition and
Communication 14 (February): 36-40; reprinted in G.A. Love and M. Payne (eds)
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Corpus Based Studies In Language Use Language Learning And Language Documentation

Author: John Newman
Publisher: Rodopi
ISBN: 9401206880
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/British differences, “new words” in American English, genre-based differences,
and also several grammatical topics, such as word formation and phrasal verbs –
all organized by frequency, of course. In summary, we believe that the dictionary
offers a range of features that make it highly useful for learners and teachers of
English. References Carroll, J.B., P. Davies & B. Richman (1971), The American
Heritage word frequency book. New York: American Heritage Publishing Co., Inc.