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Top 2000 English words from the WordReference.com website en
eating and serving utensils knives, forks, spoons, etc. en
Colors en
Time Months, Seasons and Days en
Candy Types of candy/sweets en
Desserts and sweets en
Baking ingredients Used to make bread, cookies, cakes, etc. en
Football (soccer) words Words associated with football (soccer) en
Commerical vehicles Types of commerical vehicles en
Airports Words associated with airports en
Vegetables en
Winter clothes en
Furniture types en
Summer clothes en
Woodworking tools en
Photography en
Cooking techniques en
Cleaning supplies en
Domestic animals en
Pets en
Weather en
Hobbies en
Textures en
Tastes en
Emotions en
Transportation vehicles en
Family entertainment en
Types of power en
Snack foods en
Types of literature en
Fruits en
Vegetables en
Baked goods en
Bread en
Prepositions Over, under, by, etc. en
Clothing accesories Handbag, scarf, etc, en
Shapes Circle, rectangle, hexagon, etc. en
Bathroom objects en
Keyboard symbols Spacebar, shift, insert, etc. en
Textiles and fabrics en
Cooking techniques Grilling, roasting, caramelization, etc en
Musical instruments Flute, piano, saxophone, etc. en
Weather descriptions Sunny, cloudy, windy, etc. en
Movie genres Western, horror, comedy. etc. en
Music genres en
Animal sounds Purr, howl, gibber, etc. en
Climates en
Animals en
Planets en
Snow/winter activities en
Summer activities en
Computer accessories en
Tropical fruits en
Education levels en
Household lighting en
Public services en
Flowers en
Holidays en
Things in a park en
Chores en
School subjects en
School supplies en
Types of animals en
Things in a living room en
Sport balls Football, cricket ball, etc. en
Tennis words en
Olympic sports en
Office and desk stationery Paper clips, pens, staples etc. en
Kitchen appliances Toaster, cooker, etc. en
Essential tool kit items Tape measure, spanner, wrench, etc. en
Hotel facilities and services en
Where people live en
Units of time Second, minute, etc. en
Fields of science Biology, physics, social, etc. en
Phone words Dial, mark, call, etc. en
Modal verbs in English en
Conjunctions in English en
The Media Newspapers, tabloids, etc. en
New words Selfie, hack job en
Foot movements Step, climb, tread, etc en
Things we do with our hands en
Reporting verbs in English en
Mouth actions Kiss, pout, etc. en
Fairground attractions and rides Roller coaster, dodgems, etc. en
Things kept in a wallet Cash, photos, cards, etc. en
Things kept in a handbag Make-up, purse, etc. en
First aid kit items en
Illnesses Asthma, cancer, etc. en
Common spices Tumeric, pepper, etc. en
Vices and addictions en
Eye actions Spy, wink, look, etc. en
Places of worship and prayer Church, cathedral, etc. en
Ice-cream flavors en
Planets Sun, moon, venus, etc. en
Bad habits Nail biting, cursing, etc. en
Pulses Chickpea, broad bean, lentils, etc en
Make-up items en
Alternative therapies Feng Shui, aromatherapy, etc. en
Flooring types (11 terms) en
Incense scents Cedarwoood, jazmine, etc. en
Herbal medicines en
Empires and dynasties en
People who save lives en
Professions en
Christmas things en
Natural disasters en
Phrasal verbs with "get" en
Phrasal verbs with "off" en
Travel packing list Passport, phone charger. etc. en
European nationalities en
Fears Heights, faiilure, etc. en
Causes of arguments en
One-syllable adjectives en
Things people forget en
Things that are insured en
Gardening tools en
Things people complain about en
Types of cookies chocolate chip, sugar, etc. (15 terms) en
Precious metals en
Precious stones en
Good luck charms en
Metal treatments en
Road signs (USA) en
At the cinema en
Periods in history en
Types of reptiles en
Types of ceremonies en
Expressions with parts of the body Be all ears, get cold feet, etc. en
Winter sports en
Sandwich fillings en
Word beginning with "z" en
Classroom objects en
Garden objects en
How to meet a partner en
Parts of speech in English Adjective, adverb, etc. en
Types of ID en
Email words en
Bitter tastes en
Types of spicy food en
Poker hands en
Beach objects en
Points and scores in sport en
Liquid measures en
Units of distance en
Airplane objects Crew, trolley, etc. en
Types of airport staff en
Ways of getting to work en
Musical professions en
Typical payment methods en
Parts of a house en
Types of milk en
Expressions with animals Cry wolf, like a bat out of hell, etc en
Adventure activities en
Parts of the upper body en
Desirable personal qualities Moral, compassionate, etc. en
Types of injuries Leg break, hamstring, muscle, etc en
Sources of vitamin C en
Food sources of iron en
Car movements Slide, brake, accelerate, etc. en
Periods of the day en
Footwear en
Marine animals en
Seas and oceans Atlantic, Black, etc. en
Gulfs and straits en
Calculator functions and signs en
Types of dances en
Personal hygiene en
Spoken greetings en
Spoken farewells en
Zoo animals en
Children's games en
Dangerous animals en
Knitting en
Woodworking techniques en
Types of shirts en
Types of lawyers en
Types of doors en
Types of medical doctors en
Types of pants en
Dog breeds en
Types of paper en
Governmental districts How areas of land are divided en
Team sports en
Things in a garden en
Things on or in a desk en
Things on a kitchen table en
Types of programing on TV en
Things in a bathroom shower en
Things in a car en
Parts of a car en
Things in a hotel en
Things in a hotel room en
Things in a lawn/yard en
Things in a hospital en
Types of meat en
Units of weight en
Forms of human communication en
Engraved objects en
Handicraft activities Oregami, carving, painting, etc. en
Parts of an engine en
Geographical features Sea, hill, valley, etc. en
Things in a freezer en
Auxiliary verbs en
Words with a silent "h" en
Compass points en
Clothing actions Fold, iron, wear, etc. en
Ways of raising money Shares, yard sale, etc. en
Things that produce fire en
Things with an Internet connection en
Sources of news en
Things that are won en
Types of regular payments Gas bill, gym, school fees, etc. en
Adverbs of frequency Sometimes, often, seldom, etc. en
Types of condiments en
Units of area en
Types of hot beverages en
Types of cold beverages en
Types of juice en
Types of soap en
Modern weapons en
Military vehicles en
Types of stars en
Types of fabric materials en
Types of cars en
Types of lightbulbs en
Types of roads en
Types of intersections en
Types of interchanges en
Pet supplies en
Building/construction materials en
Trees en
Parts of a tree en
Types of wood en
Beasts of burden Animals used to carry supplies and goods en
Computer parts en
Things on a bed en
Things in a garage en
Hair supplies en
Words with a silent "b" en
Words with a silent "k" en
Words with a silent "L" en
Words with a silent "n" en
Words with a silent "p" en
Words with a silent "s" en
Words with a silent "t" en
Words with a silent "w" en
Words with a silent "g" en
Words with a silent "c" en
Sharp things en
Things with wheels en
Green things en
Blue things en
Yellow things en
Red things en
Orange things en
Purple things en
Ice cream toppings Things you put on ice cream en
Things made out of wood en
Things you put on a burger en
Things you put in coffee en
Relief printmaking en
Things you might find in a salad en
Types of noodles (0 terms) en
Pizza toppings Things you might find on a pizza en
Ways to prepare eggs en
Types of cooking oil en
Swimming strokes en
Northern constellations (0 terms) en
Southern constellations en
Types of tea en
Types of milk en
Things you drink from en
Types of home baked cookies en
Coffee drinks en
Things in the sky en
Things that spin en
Video game generas en
Things you might slip on en
Things to keep you cool en
Things that get full en
Major natural resources en
States of matter en
Raw materials en
Parts of a bird en
Verbs followed by a gerund en
Verbs followed by an infinitive en
Actions with money Spend, waste, buy, etc. en
Expressions with food Full of beans, butter sb up, etc. en
Words used with the verb "do" en
Words used with the verb "make" en
Expressions with numbers At sixes and sevens, dressed to the nines, etc. en
Gym objects en
Commonly misspelled words en
Pronouns en
Delivery methods Post, land, express, etc. en
Things that fly en
Irregular verbs en
Round objects en
Things with wheels en
Things in a museum en
Marketing strategies en
Employment perks Gym membership, company car, etc. en
Types of financial institutions en
Things people lie about en
Cards in a deck en
Expressions with clothes At the drop of a hat, air your dirty linen, etc. en
Viewing aids Glasses, contact lens, binoculars, etc. en
White things en
Black things en
Things that are read en
Things that run out Milk, supplies, fuel, etc. en
Things people lose en
Things that are sharpened en
Big cats en
Species of lizards en
Species of birds en
Things that melt (10 terms) en
Things people miss en
Types of charts Albums, trends, Venn diagram, etc en
Things on a chart en
Facial expressions en
Things on a face en
Types of stains en
Things people swap en
Watersports en
Supermarket objects Cashier, till, aisle, etc. en
Things people polish en
Objects used by magicians en
Adverbs of probability Certainly, likely, maybe, etc en
Morning routines Get up, brush your teeth, etc. en
Types of windows en
Types of museums en
Types of precipitation en
Types of pollution en
Things that lock en
Things that you climb en
Things that open and close en
Types of cheese en
Things with lenses en
Things you find in stacks en
Buttons on a remote en
Things that get broken en
Seeds and nuts en
Styles of facial hair en
Things that come in a can en
Things that come in a bottle en
Things that dry or dry out en
Common types of cancer en
Things you listen to en
Things you watch en
Things you ask for en
Things you light As in fire en
Reasons you go to the doctor ) en
Illuminated or lit things en
Types of packaging en
Things that are denied en
Medical prescriptions en
Television functions Turn off, switch channel, mute, etc. en
Things that are installed en
Flammable substances en
Things people grow en
Password protected objects en
Things with a padlock en
Things in or on a tree en
Things done with mail Sort out, deliver, open, etc. en
Things that come in pairs en
Golf words en
Types of disks en
Company departments en
Things that come in sacks en
Things operated by remote control en
Fitness activities en
Where files are stored en
Things people sit on en
Food tastes en
Parts of a book en
Types of underwear en
Types of racing and races en
Things with a flame en
Cemetery objects en
Objects with strings Bow, harp, tennis racket, etc. en
Non-count (uncountable) nouns en
Types of taxes en
Verb tenses en
Parts of a theater en
Uses of a smartphone Send emails, check the weather, etc. en
Computer file actions Save, send, copy, etc. en
Things people collect en
Objects with teeth en
Time related expressions en
Things made of or with gold en
Things people dig for en
Inside a courtroom Judge, jury, witness, etc. en
Drinking vessels Jug, mug, glass, etc. en
Sources of drnking water Natural spring, well, etc. en
Pockets Pants, shirt, pool table, etc. en
Things kept in pockets en
Greek gods and goddesses en
Things in a casino en
Similes As blind as a bat, as deaf as a post en
Phrasal verbs with "take" en
Phrasal verbs with "out" en
Phrasal verbs with "go" en
Business expressions Above board, drive a hard bargain, etc. en
Things that have points en
Expressions with colors Black out, show your true colors, etc. (9 terms) en
Types of cards en
Types of adhesives and glues en
Things with tracks en
Types of lists en
Sources of potassium en
Two-letter words en
Zodiac signs en
Chinese zodiac signs en
Moon terms en
Birthstones The stones associated with the month you were born in en
Things you can pickle en
Things you put on  As in fire (21 terms) en
Things you write on or in en
Shiny things en
Things that beep (0 terms) en
Things in a movie theater/cinema en
Bodies of water River, lake, sea, etc. (30 terms) en
Types of relatives Uncle, aunt, cousin, etc en
Things you wear on your feet en
Things you wear on your hands en
Human organs en
Things with handles en
Greek gods and goddesses en
Things you hang on a wall en
Things you hang on a Christmas tree en
Things associated with Christmas en
Major religions en
Baby supplies en
Basketball equipment en
Basketball terms en
Football equipment en
Football terms en
Camping equipment en
Things you do camping en
Rock climbing equiupment en
Rock climbing terms en
Things you lay on/in en
Types of grain en
Types of alcohol  en
Types of rocks en
Common fears en
Types of crime en
Countries en
Nocturnal animals en
Things kids collect en
Infectious diseases en
Math terms en
Branches of physics en
Physics terms en
International standard units (SI units) en
Safety equipment en
People of the world en
Greek Alphabet en
Types of buildings en
Household pests en
Common dietary supplements en
Things you wear on your head en
Hair accessories en
Types of hats en
Breakfast foods in the United States en
Common side dishes in the United States en
Things associated with Easter en
Entrees en
Things associated with Halloween en
Things associated with Valentine's Day en
Hairstyles en
Street objects Sidewalk, stop light, pedestrians, etc. en
Protective equipment en
Photo editing techniques en
Gasses en
Elements in the periodic table en
Biology terms en
Music production techniques Reverb, loop, sample, etc. en
Things in a forest en
Weather expressions Feel under the weather, on cloud nine, etc en
Places where people sleep en
Things with feathers en
Birds of prey en
Types of rings en
Types of chairs en
Types of sugar and derivatives en
Animal offspring Puppy, kitten, cub, etc. en
Athletics disciplines en
Things that come in packs en
Types of vehicle engines en
Washing machine functions and settings en
Things that can be folded en
Things with creases en
Sources of calcium en
Types of cases en
Signed objects en
Sewing words en
Types of rope knots en
Snow transport en
Types of rooms en
Stock market terms en
Nouns from phrasal verbs put down, break up, mix up, etc. en
Things you hold in your hands en
Letter salutations Greetings and closings en
Things with pages en
Things you drink in the morning en
Common herbs en
Punctuation (0 terms) en
Things in a hardware store en
Objects you use during the winter en
Ways to get from here to there en
Undesirable personal qualities en
Objects you use in the summer en
Fall/autumn activities en
Extreme sports en
Things you need a license to do en
Ceramic objects en
Things that are tied en
Cutting tools en
Royal and noble titles Lord, duke, king, etc. en
April Fool's Day words en
Astronomy words en
Music theory terms en
Money related expressions A dime a dozen, ballpark figure, etc. en
Types of gloves en
Things that come in threes en
Things with corners en
Things kept in jars en
Bank terms en
Haircut terms en
Sounds a baby makes en
Baseball terms en
Baseball equipment en
Types of circuits en
Motor racing terms en
Types of leaders en
Things on a construction site en
Striped objects en
Types of suits en
Types of peppers en
Types of burns en
Fishing terms en
Fishing equipment en
Parts of a bicycle en
Basic car maintenance en
Things you can do on ice en
Beach activities en
Nail terms As in the nails on the tip of your fingers en
Dance terms en
Swimming items en
Track and field events en
Track and field equipment en
Things in a graveyard en
Band/orchestra terms en
Things that save lives en
Environmental issues en
Things used for mail/shipping en
Religious texts en
Religious structures en
Dog tricks en
Types/qualities of hair en
Things you put in a drink en
Visual patterns en
Things that go together Dustpan and brush, bride and groom, etc. en
Cocktails en
Circus acts en
Wall-climbing plants en
Parts of a soccer stadium en
Things with chains en
Religious festivals en
Cleaning items Window cleaner, stain remover, rag, etc. en
Types of agents en
People who work with animals en
Types of prizes en
Types of sports betting Horse racing, football match, spread betting,etc. en
Renewable resources en
Rolled objects Rug, wrap, your eyes, etc. en
Types of flags en
British inventions en
Expressions with roads Up the garden path, right up your street, etc. en
Movie crew Actor, director, costume designer, etc en
Types of roofing materials (0 terms) en
Types of rails en
Things with arrows en
Expressions with hands Hands up, have time on your hands, at your fingertips, etc. en
Expressions with metals As good as gold, a silver lining, etc. en
Things with layers en
Things with holes en
Things people get nervous about en
Types of numbers Integer, decimal, even, etc. en
Sports surfaces Grass, slope, pitch, etc. en
Things people push en
Things that fluctuate en
Things with spikes en
Types of fishing en
Types of fish en
Types of shellfish en
Common allergies en
US inventions en
Sticky objects en
Objects made with rubber en
Types of bags en
English prefixes en
English suffixes en
Ways of expressing surprise en
Methods of brewing coffee en
Surface blemishes Undesired marks defacing a surface en
Facial/skin blemishes en
Things associated with witches and wizards en
Hamburger toppings en
Chess pieces en
Money related slang terms Wonga, skint, loaded, etc. en
Adjectives for sizes Huge, medium, tiny, etc. en
Types of tape en
Things with a vacuum en
Accounting terms en
Black and white things en
Car parking places en
Synthetic materials en
Things that are loaned en
Verbs of movement Run, crawl, gallop, etc. en
Internet browser terms en
Things you might find in a child's room en
Tax terms en
Animal noises en
Painting terms en
Formal clothing items en
Things associated with Saint Patrick's Day en
Chess terms en
Types of food packaging en
Things associated with love en
Continents en
Things you do with a pen or pencil en
Parts of a plant en
Geology terms en
Geologic timeline en
Terms of endearment en
Common boy names en
Common girl names en
Major languages en
Marketing terms en
Parts of the lower body en
Things you do on vacation en
Things used with windows en
Types of stores en
Nuts en
Popular toast toppings en
Types of limits en
Common website features Homepage, contact page, about us, etc. en
Beer terms Draught, on-tap, brewery, etc. en
Finger actions Point, press, wag, etc en
Glass objects en
Sports expressions Jump the gun, on the ball, etc. en
Types of boards Plyboard, blackboard, notice board, etc. en
Things you might find in an attic en
Cone-shaped objects en
Symmetrical objects en
Things that come in fives en
Events people are invited to attend Birthday party, wedding, gala, etc. (0 terms) en
Human life stages en
Locked objects en
Chat acronyms LOL, BTW, AFK, etc en
Common acronyms in English ASAP, USA, OTC, etc. en
Parts of a newspaper en
Types of parties en
Compound words in English en
Words ending in "less" en
Verbs to describe trends en
Irregular nouns en
Developmental milestones When a baby is growing up en
Casino games en
Card game terms en
Poker terms en
Things that can destroy your house en
Road terms en
Car maneuvers Things you may have to do for a driving test en
Social media terms en
Card games en
Weather instruments en
Things that smell good en
Things that smell bad en
Home repair/maintenance en
Courtroom terms/phrases en
Police terms en
Police ranks (US) en
Military army ranks (US) en
Military tactics en
Mammal parts en
Military equipment (soldier) en
Construction equipment en
Emergency vehicles en
Underground things en
Things that ring en
Nouns that share singular and plural forms en
Things at a music concert en
Things associated with trains en
Seven Wonders of the Ancient World en
Types of ships en
Types of whales en
Types of sharks en
Terms about braces/orthodontics en
Reasons to go to the dentist en
Things on a ship en
Nautical terms en
Parts of a ship en
Things that emit smoke en
Symptoms of illness en
Types of alarms en
Children's party games en
Types of leaks en
Types of filters en
Things people say to pets en
Negotiation terms en
Weightlifting terms en
Types of housing and houses en
Computer network terms en
Words associated with tests and exams en
Words ending in "ful" en
Dentist terms en
Election terms en
Manufacturing terms en
Buying a house en
Phonetics terms en
Pool and snooker terms en
Jobs in education Teacher, professor, lecturer en
Types of personal water vehicles en
Parts of a home entertainment system en
Things associated with pirates en
Parts of a shoe en
Parts of a shirt en
Parts of a pair of pants en
Fruit and vegetable parts en
Things you do in a garden (US) en
Things associated with bad luck en
Jail/prison terms en
Things associated with big cities en
Things used for washing dishes en
Things used for doing laundry en
Tableware en
Horse terms en
Things you do in a lawn/yard en
Types of horses en
Horse equipment en
Things associated with islands en
Types of helmets en
Things used to play video games en
Things associated with mountains en
Things associated with the desert en
Things associated with rural life en
Military naval ranks (US) en
Things you put on pancakes (US) en
Things to keep you warm en
Parts of a castle en
Things in a castle en
Types of clouds en
Farm terms en
Farm equipment en
Farm animals en
Types of snakes en
Types of clocks en
Space travel terms en
Words associated with wind en
Things found at a train station en
Religious people Saint, priest, rabbi, etc. en
Radio terms en
Job hunting terms en
Types of beds en
Horse racing terms en
Where people sunbathe en
Things you can do up en
Things that can be drawn en
Medieval weapons en
Things in a lake en
Things in a laboratory  en
Parasites and parasitic diseases en
Things associated with rainforests en
Bar food and snacks en
Mythical creatures and monsters en
Hand gestures en
Basic bicycle repairs and maintenance en
Reasons to "go out" en
Words for speaking Talk, whisper, yell en
Holiday greetings (14 terms) en
Ways to describe quantity Without numbers or units of measurement (19 terms) en
Things on a deck or patio en
Artistic mediums and types en
Artistic movements (0 terms) en
Informal ways to congratulate someone en
Dining terms en
Parts of a plane en
Parts of a town/city en
Buildings in a town/city en
Library terms en
Road signs (UK) en
Phrases to describe distance A stone's throw away, a long way, miles away, etc en
Opening and closing lines for emails en
Types of residential roads Road, street, avenue, etc. en
Types of buttons en
Driving conditions en
Driving/road conditions en
Key phrases for accepting and refusing en
Useful phrases in a hotel en
Phrases to end a conversation en
Phrases for offering and inviting en
Getting directions en
Traveling and trip planning (17 terms) en
Pub items and terms en
Uniforms (19 terms) en
Ways of saying sorry en
Types of frames en
Phrases for giving a presentation en
Taking a taxi en
Expressions for luck and opportunity en
Things that can be canceled en
Types of meetings and terms en
Useful phrases for meetings en
Expressions for describing personality en
Opposite adjectives en
Phrases for shopping en
Phrases for meeting up with people en
Terms relating to an office en
Stages of intoxication en
Bar terms and phrases en
Common alcoholic drinks and cocktails en
Cautionary exclamations en
Opposite verbs en
Hospital/clinic terms en
Homonyms Words pronounced the same but differing in meaning en
Phrases used for public transport At a train station and on a bus en
Phrases for customer service calls en
Things you say to your kids en
Board/card game phrases en
Expressions of gratitude en
Accepting thanks en
Asking for a favor en
When it's time to go en
Dinner table phrases en
Things you say when someone gets home en
Offering help en
Things you do with your eyes en
Telling someone to stop en
Things in a sports stadium en
Computer maintenance en
Evening routines en
Wedding terms en