Resources for applied linguistics and language teaching


Vocabulary is increasingly being recognized as a key area of language learning.  Some resources:

Vocabulary Tests:

Paul Nation’s Vocabulary Size Test can be found on his homepage.

Nation and Laufer’s Productive Vocabulary Levels Test can be found here.

Vocabulary Lists:


Paul Nation’s Range program outputs the frequency and range of lexical items across a set of documents.  It can be found on his homepage.


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