english vocabulary for kids
list of topic-based units


English resources: Autumn
  • wordlist
  • acorns, apple, chestnuts, chrysanthemum, hedgehog, leaves, pear, rain, squirrel, umbrella

English resources: Bathroom
  • wordlist
  • bath, brush, comb, shampoo, shower, soap, sponge, toothbrush, toothpaste, towel

English resources: Body
  • wordlist
  • body, ear, eye, hair, hand, head, legs, mouth, neck, nose

English resources: Christmas
  • wordlist
  • angel, ball, bell, chain, Christmas tree, elf, present, Santa Claus, star, stocking


English resources: Clothes
  • wordlist
  • blouse, cap, coat, dress, shirt, shoes, skirt, socks, sweater, trousers

English resources: Colours
  • wordlist
  • black, blue, brown, green, grey, orange, pink, purple, red, yellow

English resources: Domestic Animals
  • wordlist
  • cow, donkey, duck, goat, goose, hen, horse, pig, rabbit, sheep

English resources: Drinks
  • wordlist
  • beer, cocktail, cocoa, coffee, juice, milk, soda, tea, water, wine


English resources: Easter
  • wordlist
  • basket, bunny, cake, catkin, chick, duckling, Easter egg, hen, lamb, spring

English resources: Family
  • wordlist
  • baby, brother, daddy, family, grandma, grandpa, mummy, parents, pets, sister

English resources: Feelings
  • wordlist
  • angry, bored, cold, happy, hot, sad, scared, sleepy, surprised, tired

English resources: Food
  • wordlist
  • bread, buns, butter, cake, cheese, chips, egg, hamburger, ice cream, sausages


English resources: Fruits
  • wordlist
  • apple, banana, cherry, lemon, orange, pear, pineapple, plum, strawberry, watermelon

English resources: Furniture
  • wordlist
  • armchair, bed, bookcase, chair, cupboard, desk, sofa, stool, table, wardrobe

English resources: Halloween
  • wordlist
  • ghost, haunted house, mask, monster, mummy, pumpkin, scarecrow, skeleton, vampire, witch

English resources: Halloween Animals
  • wordlist
  • bat, cat, frog, lizard, mouse, owl, snail, snake, spider, wolf


English resources: Insects
  • wordlist
  • ant, bee, beetle, butterfly, centipede, dragonfly, fly, grasshopper, ladybird, mosquito

English resources: Kitchen
  • wordlist
  • cooker, cup, fork, fridge, kettle, knife, pan, plate, spoon, teapot

English resources: Living Room
  • wordlist
  • armchair, carpet, clock, fireplace, phone, picture, plant, sofa, table, TV set

English resources: Occupations
  • wordlist
  • cook, doctor, driver, farmer, fireman, nurse, policeman, postman, seller, teacher


English resources: Pencase
  • wordlist
  • crayons, eraser, glue, paintbrush, paints, pen, pencil, ruler, scissors, sharpener

English resources: Pets
  • wordlist
  • canary, cat, dog, fish, lizard, mouse, parrot, pony, rabbit, turtle

English resources: School
  • wordlist
  • board, book, classroom, globe, map, notebook, pencase, pupil, schoolbag, teacher

English resources: Sport
  • wordlist
  • basketball, boxing, cycling, figure skating, football, hockey, skiing, speed skating, swimming, tennis


English resources: Spring Flowers
  • wordlist
  • anemone, crocus, daffodil, daisy, freesia, iris, lilac, snowdrops, tulip, violet

English resources: Summer
  • wordlist
  • beach, beach suit, lake, mountain, sandcastle, sea, sun, sunbathe, sunglasses, swimmer

English resources: Time
  • wordlist
  • one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, eleven, twelve o'clock

English resources: Town
  • wordlist
  • bank, church, cinema, gas station, hospital, library, post office, restaurant, school, supermarket


English resources: Toys
  • wordlist
  • ball, blocks, board game, boat, car, doll, kite, plane, teddy bear, train

English resources: Transport
  • wordlist
  • bike, bus, car, helicopter, lorry, motorcycle, plane, ship, train, van

English resources: Valentine's Day
  • wordlist
  • birds, chocolate, cupid, flower, gift, heart, kiss, puppy, ring, sweets

English resources: Vegetables
  • wordlist
  • cabbage, carrot, celery, cucumber, leek, lettuce, onion, parsley, peas, tomato


English resources: Verbs
  • wordlist
  • cry, drink, eat, read, run, sing, sleep, smile, talk, think

English resources: Weather
  • wordlist
  • cloud, cold, hail, hot, rain, snow, storm, sun, warm, wind

English resources: Wild Animals
  • wordlist
  • crocodile, elephant, giraffe, hippo, kangaroo, lion, rhino, snake, tiger, zebra

English resources: Winter
  • wordlist
  • cold, icicles, mittens, skate, ski, sledge, snow, snowball, snowflake, snowman

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topic-based vocabulary units to learn first English words

There are 36 thematic units reflecting kids' interests (for example, Colours, Fruits, Toys, Wild Animals). Each unit introduces ten new words. They reappear both in the activities to play online and in the worksheets to download and print.

To start using our vocabulary units, you might find it helpful to use the quick guides.

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Here you will find information about how the section is structured, and learn more about the content of each unit. There are also suggestions for using our resources in class.

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Here you will find links to all topic-based vocabulary units sorted alphabetically by topic. Also, you can browse unit contents and vocabulary for each unit.