The following word lists are the most common words met by children when learning to read.  It is essential for children to learn them as part of this process.  You can download your own copy by clicking on the links below.


 First 100 words          Second 100 words            Third 100 words        

300 words alphabetical list



Did you ever wonder where our English words came from?

Find out by clicking on the links below.

Common Greek Roots                Common Latin Roots

And just what do those prefixes and suffixes mean?  
Find out here.

Common Prefixes                      Common Suffixes

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