These are the most common words in English, ranked in frequency order. The first 100 make up about half of all written material, and the first 300 make up about 65 percent of all written material.
In this packet the words are used in phrases and sentences. Once the list is introduced, students will be more successful practicing reading the words in context. These pages are not meant for testing. Since the words are repeated in other phrases, fluency is improved and reading the words becomes automatic. Enjoy watching them succeed!