We are now working on the 1,000 Fry Sight Words, a set of high-frequency words that are necessary for American English reading comprehension and communication skills. Please do your best to follow the directions below, as well as use the website translator to define any of the Fry Sight Words or related sentences you need to know better. The more you become comfortable with the Fry Sight Words, the more fluent in American English you will become.
Part 1 – DIRECTIONS: Please watch the vocabulary video below two or three times:
Part 2 – Please read aloud the following words and sentences in English, then translate them and read them into your primary language using the translator on this page.
FRY WORDS – The Second Hundred Part 4
try, kind, hand, picture, again, change, off, play, spell, air, away, animal, house, point, page, letter, mother, answer, found, study
We must try to be kinder and gentler with people.
If you don’t know how to do something, you must try to do it anyway.
My English teacher is kind and motivational.
What kind of currency is there in your country?
He placed his hand on top of the book.
She hurt her hand while playing tennis with her dad.
I took a picture of my wife with my camera.
He saw a picture of my son and recognized him.
Do you want to play tennis again with me?
Do you want to take this English course again?
Let’s change the subject and talk about something else.
If you don’t like your clothes, you can change and wear different ones.
He fell off his bicycle and got injured.
She got off the bus and went to the market to do her shopping.
What board games do you like to play?
Did you ever go to the theater and enjoy a Shakespeare play?
Some people have difficulty when they try to spell long words in English.
How do you spell the name of your country?
You need to put more air in your tires.
I like to breathe fresh air when I go to the mountains.
She left her job and moved far away from her family.
He didn’t want to share his food, so he moved his plate away from the others.
My poodle is a very smart animal.
An elephant is a gigantic wild animal.
My house has three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms.
That house has a nice backyard with a built-in barbeque.
Young man, it’s not nice to point at people.
Yes, I understand and get your point, I shouldn’t drink and drive.
He wrote some notes on the first page of the book and the librarian was angry.
Which page are you reading right now?
Maria wrote a letter to her son’s teacher to ask how he is doing in school.
Which letter of the alphabet is your favorite?
My mother was a kind woman and a great cook.
Will you buy your mother a present on Mother’s Day?
The teacher asked the student a question, but he still didn’t answer it.
Do you know the answer to this difficult math problem?
I finally found a job in the newspaper.
The girl lost her earring and was sad, but she was happy when she found it again.
Do you want to study English online via email with Maestro Sersea?
He left home to study engineering at an American university.
Part 3 DIRECTIONS: Please watch the quiz video and do the quiz on your own paper. When you finish, let us know your quiz score in the comments section below.