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  1. Dolch

    Category: Lexical Information - 219 words

  2. Basic English

    Category: Lexical Information - 849 words

  3. Brown Corpus

    Category: Lexical Information - 2,001 words

  4. Business English Core Verb

    Category: Lexical Information - 358 words

  5. Common Words

    Category: Lexical Information - 1,000 words

  6. GRE Vocabulary

    Category: Lexical Information - 1,162 words

  7. Academic Word List

    Category: Lexical Information - 873 words

  8. Common Verbs

    Category: Lexical Information - 94 words

  9. GMAT Vocabulary

    Category: Lexical Information - 1,341 words

  10. Mispronounced Words

    Category: Lexical Information - 110 words

  11. Mis-spelled Words

    Category: Lexical Information - 108 words

  12. TOEFL Vocabulary

    Category: Lexical Information - 571 words

  13. SAT Vocabulary

    Category: Lexical Information - 5,016 words

  14. Words Ending in GRY

    Category: Lexical Information - 125 words

  15. Dale-Chall List of Simple Words

    Category: Lexical Information - 2,942 words

  16. Irregular Verbs (Base Form)

    Category: Grammatical Information - 281 words

  17. Irregular Verbs (Past Simple)

    Category: Grammatical Information - 315 words

  18. Irregular Verbs (Past Participle)

    Category: Grammatical Information - 326 words

  19. Grammar Terms

    Category: Grammatical Information - 281 words

  20. Spelling Problems

    Category: Other Comments - 123 words