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Core Vocabulary

  1. Huw Bell

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0223

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Bell, H. 2012. Core Vocabulary. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

“Core vocabulary” as a term refers generally to those lexical items which are accepted as being central and indispensable to language use, and is therefore of obvious interest to second language learners and teachers.

Keywords:

  • esl/efl;
  • second language acquisition;
  • vocabulary