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Table 1 Frequencies of lemmas MORIR, MATAR, and ASESINAR

From: ‘On the grammar of death’: the construal of death and killing in Colombian newspapers

  CREA CREA NEWSPAPERS M_COP
  raw f normalised f raw f normalised f raw f normalised f
MORIR/MUERTE (to die/death) 64,103 1.56 21,475 1.07 1086 43.71
ASESINAR/ASESINATO (to murder/murder) 15,723 0.38 9658 0.48 1144 44.25
MATAR/MATANZA (to kill/killing) 13,342 0.33 4461 0.22 518 16.86
Total 93,168 2.27 35,594 1.77 2748 104.83