What are red words?
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 morefrequent, and three-star words are the most frequent.
- 1a way that leads from one place to another, especially one with a hard surface that cars and other vehicles can use
He was driving on the wrong side of the road.
A cat suddenly ran into the middle of the road.
All roads leading into the town are flooded.busy road (=road with a lot of traffic):
The children have to cross a busy road to get to school.
be in the/someone's roadBritish spoken
down the roadinformal
go down that road
one for the roadspoken
on the road
the road to hell is paved with good intentions
the road to something
run out of road