Resource: Multilingual Wordbank

Reference Multilingual Wordbank
Date of Submission Jan. 24, 2014, 4:30 p.m.
Status accepted
ISLRN 242-479-774-350-7
Resource Type Lexicon
Media Type Text
Source
Language English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Castilian
Description

Alongside its world-renowned range of Bilingual Dictionaries, Oxford University Press holds both word and phrase translation glossaries designed for the travel/handy-reference market. These feature translations of core vocabulary from English into French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese, plus full coverage of local variations in American English, Latin American Spanish, and Brazilian Portuguese.

Every word and phrase is given a frequency ranking, which can be used as a guide to user levels. In addition, all translations in the Wordbank are provided along with appropriate part of speech and gender information, while the Phrasebank also has gender information where relevant to the syntax.

Coverage:
- 17,500 core terms (per language)
- 9 languages covered (including regional variants): UK English, US English, French, German, Italian, European Spanish, Latin American Spanish, European Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese
Features:
- frequency rating for user level
- gender + part of speech information
Format: tab-delimited text

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