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Most common English verbs

These are the top verbs 332-485 from the 3500 most common words in native English, according to the Macmillan Essential Dictionary

 
accuse
celebrate
disturb
file
light
promote
sail
switch
advise
combine
dominate
fire
list
question
satisfy
taste
appoint
comment
doubt
fix
lock
race
score
tear
appreciate
conclude
dream
flow
maintain
recommend
search
threaten
approach
conduct
dry
generate
marry
recover
seek
tie
arrest
construct
earn
grant
match
regret
sink
transfer
attempt
convince
elect
guess
mix
reject
slip
trust
attend
cope
emerge
hand
name
relax
smoke
vary
attract
criticize
employ
ignore
note
rely
solve
view
behave
dare
ensure
illustrate
occupy
remind
spread
waste
bend
date
escape
impress
organize
resist
star
wave
benefit
declare
establish
insist
owe
respect
steal
weigh
bite
decline
estimate
invent
paint
respond
step
welcome
blame
defeat
exchange
investigate
permit
restrict
store
blow
defend
exclude
issue
persuade
retire
stretch
bother
define
excuse
judge
phone
review
strike
breathe
dig
expand
justify
possess
ride
surround
burst
direct
explore
land
pour
risk
suspect
calculate
dismiss
fear
launch
practise
rule
swim
capture
display
feature
lean
print
rush
swing
 
updated 11/10/05
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