A Spectrum of Lexicography

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| University College, London
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This collection presents a balanced yet vivid picture of many of the domains of activity of lexicography. Ten contributors from eight countries discuss monolingual dictionaries (for learners and native speakers), bilingual dictionaries, an original approach to computer-aided lexicography, and the use of lexical material in language teaching. The collection of data; the inclusion, exclusion and ordering of material; definition and translation; and the provision of adequate information about grammatical valency, these are among the special topics treated, with many examples of the problems encountered and suggestions as to how they may be solved. A general introduction highlights the shared concerns that characterize the international discipline of contemporary dictionary-making.
[Not in series, 28]  1987.  ix, 158 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Introduction
Robert F. Ilson
vii
Types of Semantic Information in Dictionaries
Dirk Geeraerts
11
Methodology in a non-Spanish dictionary of the Spanish Language: The Diccionario del español de México
Luis Fernando Lara
11
A Proposal for a Valency Dictionary of English
Thomas Herbst
29
How to Define a Defining Vocabulary
F. Neubauer
49
Towards a Taxonomy of Dictionary Definitions
Robert F. Ilson
61
Controle de l’équivalence dans les dictionnaires bilingues
J-C. Choul
75
Deux types de dictionnaires bilingues de poche
G. Schorr
91
Scientific and Practical Problems of a Hindi-German Dictionary
L. Baganz
101
De l’interférence au transfert, ou “peur-on enseigner le SAE?”
Bruno Callebaut
115
A Practical Semi-Automated Strategy for Homograph Discrimination
Nina Devons
129
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Subjects

Terminology & Lexicography

Lexicography
BIC Subject: CFM – Lexicography
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  87018414