BEC LEMMATISED FREQUENCY LIST (TOP 100 LEMMAS)

 

N

Word

BEC freq.

BEC %

Lemmas

1

THE

52 213

5.10

 

2

BE

34 883

3.41

am(286),are(6959),is(11337),was(3893),

were(1525),being(760),been(2148),ím(149)

3

TO

29 495

2.88

 

4

AND

26 429

2.58

 

5

OF

25 614

2.50

 

6

A

23 872

2.33

an(3170)

7

IN

18 293

1.79

 

8

THAT

13 069

1.28

those(821)

9

HAVE

10 945

1.07

has(2716),having(383),had(1677)

10

FOR

10 415

1.02

 

11

YOU

10 133

0.99

 

12

IT

8 902

0.87

 

13

I

8 534

0.83

 

14

ON

7 781

0.76

 

15

WE

7 492

0.73

 

16

WITH

6 754

0.66

 

17

THIS

6 468

0.63

these(1306)

18

AS

6 241

0.61

 

19

DO

5 298

0.52

does(581),doing(567),did(573),done(471)

20

AT

4 998

0.49

 

21

OR

4 834

0.47

 

22

BUT

4 471

0.44

buts(1)

23

WILL

4 335

0.42

 

24

THEY

4 221

0.41

 

25

YES

4 181

0.41

yeah(3308)

26

FROM

4 180

0.41

 

27

BY

4 179

0.41

 

28

NOT

4 074

0.40

 

29

SO

4 012

0.39

 

30

GET

3 622

0.35

gets(103),getting(323),got(1587),gotten(10)

31

ALL

3 352

0.33

 

32

IF

3 339

0.33

 

33

WHICH

3 112

0.30

 

34

WHAT

3 074

0.30

 

35

GO

3 060

0.30

goes(178),going(1533),went(184),gone(137)

36

IT'S

2 977

0.29

 

37

CAN

2 947

0.29

 

38

COMPANY

2 934

0.29

companies(1092)

39

YEAR

2 874

0.28

years(1058)

40

SAY

2 851

0.28

says(489),saying(336),said(923)

41

BUSINESS

2 837

0.28

businesses(287)

42

ONE

2 761

0.27

ones(131)

43

THERE

2 656

0.26

 

44

WOULD

2 478

0.24

 

45

ERM

2 443

0.24

 

46

KNOW

2 439

0.24

knows(87),knowing(36),knew(67),known(132)

47

THINK

2 428

0.24

thinks(46),thinking(155),thought(272)

48

YOUR

2 409

0.24

 

49

MORE

2 390

0.23

 

50

UP

2 365

0.23

ups(44)

51

WELL

2 352

0.23

 

52

NO

2 349

0.23

nos(6)

53

OUR

2 342

0.23

 

54

MARKET

2 336

0.23

markets(469),marketing(469),marketed(10)

55

MAKE

2 333

0.23

makes(221),making(371),made(714)

56

WORK

2 234

0.22

works(226),worked(134),working(680)

57

ABOUT

2 222

0.22

 

58

RIGHT

2 209

0.22

rights(104),righted(1)

59

JUST

2 145

0.21

 

60

OUT

2 089

0.20

 

61

THEIR

2 084

0.20

 

62

ITS

2 077

0.20

 

63

OTHER

1 959

0.19

others(181)

64

THAT'S

1 938

0.19

 

65

TIME

1 917

0.19

times(228),timing(39),timed(5)

66

BECAUSE

1 916

0.19

 

67

ANY

1 913

0.19

 

68

HE

1 806

0.18

 

69

USE

1 746

0.17

uses(57),using(307),used(572)

70

NEW

1 730

0.17

newer(8),newest(4)

71

THEM

1 711

0.17

 

72

PEOPLE

1 701

0.17

peoples(8)

73

NOW

1 669

0.16

 

74

THEN

1 665

0.16

 

75

VERY

1 642

0.16

 

76

SOME

1 612

0.16

 

77

WHEN

1 578

0.15

 

78

LIKE

1 555

0.15

likes(20),liking(1),liked(19)

79

TAKE

1 543

0.15

takes(106),taking(261),took(156),taken(236)

80

THAN

1 528

0.15

 

81

MEAN

1 524

0.15

means(319),meaning(22),meant(46)

82

NEED

1 493

0.15

needs(317),needing(15),needed(154)

83

ALSO

1 476

0.14

 

84

SERVICE

1 461

0.14

services(641),servicing(43),serviced(5)

85

COME

1 413

0.14

comes(207),coming(330),came(184)

86

WHO

1 404

0.14

 

87

GOOD

1 386

0.14

goods(391)

88

SHOULD

1 386

0.14

 

89

PRODUCT

1 385

0.14

products(644)

90

SEE

1 360

0.13

sees(23),seeing(66),sawn(2),saw(89),seen(225)

91

HOW

1 351

0.13

 

92

TWO

1 318

0.13

twos(9)

93

DON'T

1 315

0.13

 

94

PRICE

1 302

0.13

prices(417),pricing(69),priced(20)

95

US

1 300

0.13

 

96

MAY

1 294

0.13

 

97

WANT

1 290

0.13

wants(148),wanting(24),wanted(184)

98

INTO

1 276

0.12

 

99

THING

1 243

0.12

things(693)

100

SYSTEM

1 231

0.12

systems(482)