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Table 4 Degree of Intensity in FLOB and LCMC

From: DEGREE OF INTENSITY in English-Chinese translation: a corpus-based approach

  Total High Low Sum Normalised frequencies (per 10,000)
FLOB 878 (26.13%) 2044 (60.83%) 438 (13.04%) 3360 (100%) 33.6
Top items too: 506
completely: 90
entirely: 82
extremely: 66
totally: 45
very: 1081
almost: 394
quite: 250
nearly: 120
rather: 110
slightly: 118
hardly: 109
a bit: 103
somewhat: 56
scarcely: 20
  
LCMC 1455 (29.82%) 2836 (58.11%) 589 (12.07%) 4880 (100%) 48.8
Top items tài: 342
十分shífēn: 319
: 296
完全wánquán: 260
jué: 138
hěn: 1726
: 306
非常fēicháng: 219
几乎jīhū: 134
相当xiāngdāng: 126
xiē: 194
shāo: 120
diǎn: 114
hái: 36
不太bú tài: 36
不大bú dà: 24
  
FLOB-G (178,764 words) 114 (22.05%) 344 (66.54%) 59 (11.41) 517 (100%) 28.9
LCMC-G (129,746 words) 222 (24.13%) 592 (64.35%) 106 (11.52%) 920 (100%) 70.9