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 Fourth Hundred
listen, wind, rock, space, covered, fast, several, hold, himself, toward, five, step, morning, passed, vowel, true, hundred, against, pattern, numeral
Let’s listen to this song together.
Listen to this recording and let me know what you hear.
The strong wind destroyed our house.
It is very dangerous to drive a bus when there is strong wind.
She threw a rock and damaged Michael’s car.
This mountain is made of a big rock.
Will humans ever fly through space and land on Mars?
There is a lot of space in the back of my car.
The children covered the carpet with mud from their boots.
The car was covered with a car cover to protect it from the sun.
That sports car is very fast.
That runner was very fast.
I have several computers in my office.
He had several job interviews this month.
The police officer wanted to hold my driver license after he stopped my car.
The girl and the boy are in love and like to hold hands.
He asked himself if he was ready for the test.
He told himself that he needed to be strong.
The girl ran toward the boy and kissed him.
The driver drove toward the gas station.
My right hand has five fingers.
He has five dollars in his pocket.
He made one step forward and then stopped.
He climbed the stairs one step at a time.
I wake up at 7 am in the morning every day.
Do you eat a healthy breakfast in the morning?
She was happy when she heard that she passed the English exam.
The cars were racing when they passed the police car.
Letter A is a vowel that can have many different sounds.
Letter M is a consonant and not a vowel.
He was a true friend who never treated her poorly.
She wanted to know if what he said was true.
Number one hundred follows number ninety-nine.
She has a hundred dollars in her purse.
The soldiers fought against the enemy army in the desert.
The female runner ran against the fastest male runner from her school.
Sometimes you can hear a pattern in a song.
There is a rhyming pattern in the poem.
A numeral is a symbol or name that stands for a number. The numeral is how we write a number.
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.