Resources for teaching English vocabulary

Vocabulary for kids learning English


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Here you will find a list of 360 English words that appear in the Vocabulary section collected in one, easy-to-access, easy-to-search place. Scroll down to explore!

The full wordlist below gives you an easy access to all items included in the Vocabulary section. Words are sorted by topic, unit, and by letter of the alphabet. The wordlist is divided into three sublists to help you find the word (or topic) you want to learn and practise:

topic list
links to topic-based vocabulary units sorted alphabetically

unit wordlist
words for each topic listed alphabetically unit by unit

wordlist A-Z
words organised by letter of the alphabet

topic list

Links to all topic-based vocabulary units sorted alphabetically.

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unit wordlist

Words for each topic listed alphabetically unit by unit.

  • autumn »
  • acorns, apple, chestnuts, chrysanthemum, hedgehog, leaves, pear, rain, squirrel, umbrella
  • bathroom »
  • bath, brush, comb, shampoo, shower, soap, sponge, toothbrush, toothpaste, towel
  • body »
  • body, ear, eye, hair, hand, head, legs, mouth, neck, nose
  • christmas »
  • angel, ball, bell, chain, Christmas tree, elf, present, Santa Claus, star, stocking
  • clothes »
  • blouse, cap, coat, dress, shirt, shoes, skirt, socks, sweater, trousers
  • colours »
  • black, blue, brown, green, grey, orange, pink, purple, red, yellow
  • drinks »
  • beer, cocktail, cocoa, coffee, juice, milk, soda, tea, water, wine
  • easter »
  • basket, bunny, cake, catkin, chick, duckling, Easter egg, hen, lamb, spring
  • family »
  • baby, brother, daddy, family, grandma, grandpa, mummy, parents, pets, sister
  • feelings »
  • angry, bored, cold, happy, hot, sad, scared, sleepy, surprised, tired
  • food »
  • bread, buns, butter, cake, cheese, chips, egg, hamburger, ice cream, sausages
  • fruits »
  • apple, banana, cherry, lemon, orange, pear, pineapple, plum, strawberry, watermelon
  • furniture »
  • armchair, bed, bookcase, chair, cupboard, desk, sofa, stool, table, wardrobe
  • halloween »
  • ghost, haunted house, mask, monster, mummy, pumpkin, scarecrow, skeleton, vampire, witch
  • insects »
  • ant, bee, beetle, butterfly, centipede, dragonfly, fly, grasshopper, ladybird, mosquito
  • kitchen »
  • cooker, cup, fork, fridge, kettle, knife, pan, plate, spoon, teapot
  • living room »
  • armchair, carpet, clock, fireplace, phone, picture, plant, sofa, table, TV set
  • occupations »
  • cook, doctor, driver, farmer, fireman, nurse, policeman, postman, seller, teacher
  • pencase »
  • crayons, eraser, glue, paintbrush, paints, pen, pencil, ruler, scissors, sharpener
  • pets »
  • canary, cat, dog, fish, lizard, mouse, parrot, pony, rabbit, turtle
  • school »
  • board, book, classroom, globe, map, notebook, pencase, pupil, schoolbag, teacher
  • sport »
  • basketball, boxing, cycling, figure skating, football, hockey, skiing, speed skating, swimming, tennis
  • spring flowers »
  • anemone, crocus, daffodil, daisy, freesia, iris, lilac, snowdrops, tulip, violet
  • summer »
  • beach, beach suit, lake, mountain, sandcastle, sea, sun, sunbathe, sunglasses, swimmer
  • time »
  • one, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, eleven, twelve o'clock
  • town »
  • bank, church, cinema, gas station, hospital, library, post office, restaurant, school, supermarket
  • toys »
  • ball, blocks, board game, boat, car, doll, kite, plane, teddy bear, train
  • transport »
  • bike, bus, car, helicopter, lorry, motorcycle, plane, ship, train, van
  • valentine's day »
  • birds, chocolate, cupid, flower, gift, heart, kiss, puppy, ring, sweets
  • vegetables »
  • cabbage, carrot, celery, cucumber, leek, lettuce, onion, parsley, peas, tomato
  • verbs »
  • cry, drink, eat, read, run, sing, sleep, smile, talk, think
  • weather »
  • cloud, cold, hail, hot, rain, snow, storm, sun, warm, wind
  • wild animals »
  • crocodile, elephant, giraffe, hippo, kangaroo, lion, rhino, snake, tiger, zebra
  • winter »
  • cold, icicles, mittens, skate, ski, sledge, snow, snowball, snowflake, snowman

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wordlist a - z

Words organised by letter of the alphabet. Select the word you want to practise. It will take you to the vocabulary unit where that word appears.

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