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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.


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present tense
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he/she/it provides
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past tense provided
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cheap clothing produced quickly and sold by large, mass-market retailers in order to respond to the latest fashion trends

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