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’s The Third Hundred Part 4
miss, idea, enough, eat, face, watch, far, Indian, real, almost, let, above, girl, sometimes, mountains, cut, young, talk, soon, list
Hurry up or you will be late and miss the bus.
Sometimes I think about my childhood friends and I miss them.
It is a good idea to study English for at least a half an hour each day.
Martha had a very good idea and she shared it with her friends.
Have you had enough to eat for lunch?
Make sure you bring enough bottled water with you for the trip to the desert.
If you eat a lot of healthy food, you will be healthier.
Try not to eat too much fast food or you will gain weight.
Yes, you need to face your fears and be strong.
She had a beautiful face.
I bought a watch so I could know what time it is.
Did you watch the movie last night?
How far do you live from the nearest hospital?
The soldier had to walk far in the mountains.
He was an Indian from Kolkata.
I love dancing to Indian music.
She wanted to buy a ring made of real gold.
Is this story real, or are you making it up?
He almost lost his wallet on the train.
He almost won the race.
The teacher will let you take the test again.
Your parents will not let you get married without their approval.
She lives in the same building, above my apartment.
The plane flew above our heads.
Do you know who that girl is?
Juan wanted to marry a girl from his native country.
Sometimes people get upset and act a little crazy.
She sometimes goes on vacation to the mountains.
Let’s go visit your cabin in the mountains and breathe the fresh air.
If you live in the mountains, you must get used to cold weather in the winter.
He cut the carrots very thin.
During the car accident, Roberta got cut by flying glass.
Young people need to be careful how they spend their money.
The young couple was very much in love.
Let’s talk about the latest news from your country.
Do you want to talk to your American English teacher?
The doctor will see you soon.
How soon will the store be open?
There was a long list of people waiting to enter the store.
The teacher made a list of his most active students.
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.