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  • Zweisprachige Lexikographie zwischen Translation und Didaktikby Fabio Mollica; María José Domínguez Vázquez; Martina Nied Curcio

    De Gruyter Mouton 2014; US$ 140.00

    The essays in this volume address a range of problems in contrastive lexicography and present the current state of research as well as new trends in creating bilingual dictionaries. It adopts a user-friendly perspective that takes into consideration the advantages and drawbacks of print and digital dictionaries. more...

  • Der Definitionswortschatz im einsprachigen Lernerwörterbuch des Deutschenby Antje Töpel

    Narr Francke Attempto 2011; US$ 110.59

    Hauptbeschreibung Seitdem mit dem Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English 1978 zum ersten Mal ein Lernerwörterbuch von einem kontrollierten Definitionswortschatz Gebrauch machte, übernahmen mehrere englischsprachige Lernerwörterbücher dieses Vorgehen. Mit dem Erscheinen der ersten Wörterbücher für Deutsch als Fremdsprache wurde zunehmend auch... more...

  • The Oxford Guide to Practical Lexicographyby B. T. Sue Atkins; Michael Rundell

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 64.99

    This comprehensive introduction by two of the world's leading lexicographers presents a course in dictionary-making for publishers, colleges, and universities world-wide. The book takes readers through building a corpus, analysing the data, and writing entries. Numerous exercises show the use of software to manipulate data and compile entries.... more...

  • Practical Lexicographyby Thierry Fontenelle

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 64.99

    This reader collects some of the best and most useful work in practical lexicography, focusing on the central issues and hottest topics in the field. An essential resource for all students and scholars of lexicography and lexicology as well as professional lexicographers. - ;This book collects and introduces some of the best and most useful work in... more...

  • Lexicographica (2006)by Ulrich Heid; Stefan Schierholz; Wolfgang Schweickard

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 190.00

    Published annually since 1985, the International Yearbook of Lexicography contains the following sections: Essays, Discussions, Conference Proceedings, Work-in-Progress, Reviews and a current bibliography of periodical articles dedicated to lexicography. The essay section consists of both subject-related and a non-thematic parts. Lexicographica is... more...

  • Lexicographica (2007)by Ulrich Heid; Stefan Schierholz; Wolfgang Schweickard

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 190.00

    Published annually since 1985, the International Yearbook of Lexicography contains the following sections: Essays, Discussions, Conference Proceedings, Work-in-Progress, Reviews and a current bibliography of periodical articles dedicated to lexicography. The essay section consists of both subject-related and a non-thematic parts. Lexicographica is... more...

  • Lexicographica (2008)by Ulrich Heid; Stefan Schierholz; Wolfgang Schweickard

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 190.00

    Published annually since 1985, the International Yearbook of Lexicography contains the following sections: Essays, Discussions, Conference Proceedings, Work-in-Progress, Reviews and a current bibliography of periodical articles dedicated to lexicography. The essay section consists of both subject-related and a non-thematic parts. Lexicographica is... more...

  • Specialised Dictionaries for Learnersby Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 182.00

    This book defends two main ideas: there is a need and a market for better specialised dictionaries for learners; we need a sound theoretical framework for coping with known and unknown challenges (for example the Internet) in the realm of pedagogical specialised lexicography. Both themes were Enrique Alcaraz's driving force during his life. Hence,... more...

  • Feste Wortverbindungen und Lexikographieby Peter Durco

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 133.00

    the contributions of this book deal with the problem of fixed word combinations beginning with collocations to idiomatic and/or phraseological units from a lexicological contrastive and corpus linguistic perspective. The focus is on the problem of collocation lexicography. Two articles deal with the problem of how to translate fixed word combinations.... more...

  • Bilingual Lexicography from a Communicative Perspectiveby Heming Yong; Jing Peng

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 149.00

    This stimulating new book, as the premier work introducing bilingual lexicography from a communicative perspective, is launched to represent original thinking and innovative theorization in the field of bilingual lexicography. It treats the bilingual dictionary as a system of intercultural communication and bilingual dictionary making as a dynamic... more...