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Most common English verbs

These are the top verbs 486 -672 from the 3500 most common words in native English, according to the Macmillan Essential Dictionary


 
abandon
cheat
drag
heat
object
pursue
sign
tackle
admire
chew
drown
hesitate
oblige
qualify
slide
tap
adopt
collapse
educate
house
observe
quit
smash
trace
advertise
compose
emphasize
hurry
oppose
quote
smell
trade
announce
condemn
entertain
imply
overcome
rain
spell
transform
appeal
confuse
exaggerate
import
pack
react
spill
translate
approve
congratulate
explode
impose
park
reckon
spin
transport
assist
consult
exploit
injure
pause
register
split
trap
assume
convert
export
install
perceive
relieve
spoil
twist
attach
convey
favour
insult
plant
rent
sponsor
upset
award
convict
flash
interrupt
please
repair
squeeze
urge
back
cough
float
interview
pop
rescue
stamp
value
balance
crack
flood
invest
post
reserve
steer
vanish
ban
crash
focus
kiss
pray
resign
stir
wake
bear
delay
free
lack
predict
reverse
strengthen
whisper
bet
demonstrate
freeze
lift
preserve
rub
stress
wind
block
deserve
frighten
load
pretend
sack
struggle
wipe
boil
devise
govern
locate
proceed
scream
submit
withdraw
book
disagree
grab
manufacture
process
select
surprise
witness
brush
disapprove
graduate
monitor
progress
sense
survey
wrap
bury
dislike
guarantee
mount
pronounce
shape
suspend
cast
distinguish
guide
murder
protest
shift
swallow
chase
distribute
hang
negotiate
pump
shine
swear
chat
double
obey
punish
shock
sweep
 
updated 11/10/05
 
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