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90% of the time, speakers of English use just 7,500 words in speech and writing. These words appear in red, and are graded with stars. One-star words are frequent, two-star words are more frequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
Do you like oranges?
I can't really trust you, can I?
Is there anything I can do to show you how sorry I am?
I want to go to my room, if you don't mind.
I'll give it to you if you want it.
Tonight you men can wash the dishes.
I didn't see you girls sitting there.
This is the British English definition of you. View American English definition of you.
a light plane with no engine that people fly in for pleasure
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