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 List 10 Lesson 1
company, radio, we’ll, action, capital, factories, settled, yellow, isn’t, southern, truck, fair, printed, wouldn’t, ahead, chance, born, level, triangle, molecules
She enjoys his company.
The CEO is promoting his own company.
She likes to listen to the news on the radio.
She listens to music on the radio.
Next year we’ll learn more advanced English.
We’ll go on a vacation this summer.
He likes to watch action movies.
The president is a man of action.
Washington D.C. is the capital of the USA.
You need a lot of capital to build a new house.
China has many large factories.
Factory workers work in factories.
Many Americans have settled in Mexico during their retirement.
The lawyers settled on how much to charge their client.
Yellow is my favorite color.
The yellow sports car is very fast.
The boy isn’t going to the park.
That woman isn’t married.
The southern wind is strong.
She was born in the southern part of the country.
The man drives a truck for a living.
The truck and the sedan collided.
It is not fair to play a game when you cheat.
Justice is good when you have a fair judge.
She printed her name on her shirt.
The newspaper printed many millions of copies.
She was afraid he wouldn’t ask her to marry him.
I wish the policeman wouldn’t give me a ticket.
She went ahead and quit her job.
You need to walk ahead to find the supermarket.
There’s a little chance that you will win the lottery.
You need to take a chance and ask her to marry you.
The boy was born in Ghana.
Where were you born?
You need to keep a level head during an emergency.
He plays chess at the level of a professional.
She drew a triangle in her geometry class.
A triangle has three sides and three angles.
Molecules are very small particles.
Molecules are the smallest physical units of an element or compound.
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.