Some Statistics

Historical phonetics: Jingdian shiwen 7th cent. AD, Guangyun 1008 AD, and the reconstruction of Old Chinese by Pan Wuyun, Shanghai Normal University, are integrated into the phonological component of TLS. Phonological Reconstruction: 18 055 words/readings are reconstructed:
Character Lookup: 71 624 characters may be looked up in TLS
Lexical analysis: Over 39 000 meanings of words
Example sentences: Over 112 000 examples analysed
Syntactic analysis: Over 1100 function classes for words defined and exemplified
Synonym groups: Over 2700 synonym groups hierarchically defined
Synonym distinctions: over 1300 groups contrastively analysed