Definition: Common

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  • Length: 6 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Lexical Information:

  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • This word is one of the common entries in Academic Word Lists
  • This word is similar in both languages

Grammatical Information:

  • Adjectives modify Nouns

Usage Notes:

  • Sometimes seen with -ER and -EST for comparative and superlative forms
  • Sometimes seen with MORE and MOST for comparative and superlative forms