By Thomas Herbst, David Heath, Ian F. Roe, Dieter Götz

This dictionary presents a valency description of English verbs, nouns and adjectives. every one access incorporates a complete checklist of the complementation styles pointed out at the foundation of the most important corpus of English on hand this day. All examples are taken without delay from the COBUILD/Birmingham corpus. The valency description includes statements concerning the quantitative valency of the lexical devices proven, a listing in their compulsory, contextually not obligatory and in simple terms not obligatory enhances in addition to systematic details at the semantic and collocational houses of the enhances. an overview of the version of valency conception utilized in this dictionary is equipped within the advent. Key positive factors certain reference paintings without related booklet out there English is the world's most vital lingua franca and the main usually discovered moment language

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