• These are the first 70 of the most "100 common" high frequency words.
    Here's a familiar game to help practice:
    "Go fish"... choose 10 words at a time, write words two times (so you have two sets of words), put words in a deck, and pass out 4 words to hold in your hand, then play... "Do you have the word "like"? If yes, give that card, if no, say "go fish" then pull from deck.
      like     here   and    for    have  the
      you     do    said     did     he
      play     are    she     by     went
      that     make    all     from     had
      this     was   but    with    an
      your    out   come    when    his
      long     of    very    know    made
      look    they   so    us    called
      get    big   going    how    saw
      what    little   got    him    some
      over    put   after    one    as
      its     too   words    about    there
      them    has   many    where    because
      into    today   back    more    then