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a -- ability -- able -- about -- above -- abroad -- absence -- absent -- absolute -- accept -- accident -- accord -- account -- accuse -- accustom -- ache -- across -- act -- action -- active -- actor -- actress -- actual -- add -- address -- admire -- admission -- admit -- adopt -- adoption -- advance -- advantage -- adventure -- advertise -- advice -- advise -- affair -- afford -- afraid -- after -- afternoon -- again -- against -- age -- agency -- agent -- ago -- agree -- agriculture -- ahead -- aim -- air -- airplane -- alike -- alive -- all -- allow -- allowance -- almost -- alone -- along -- aloud -- already -- also -- although -- altogether -- always -- ambition -- ambitious -- among -- amongst -- amount -- amuse -- ancient -- and -- anger -- angle -- angry -- animal -- annoy -- annoyance -- another -- answer -- anxiety -- anxious -- any -- anybody -- anyhow -- anyone -- anything -- anyway -- anywhere -- apart -- apology -- appear -- appearance -- applaud -- applause -- apple -- application -- apply -- appoint -- approve -- arch -- argue -- arise -- arm -- army -- around -- arrange -- arrest -- arrive -- arrow -- art -- article -- artificial -- as -- ash -- ashamed -- aside -- ask -- asleep -- association -- astonish -- at -- attack -- attempt -- attend -- attention -- attentive -- attract -- attraction -- attractive -- audience -- aunt -- autumn -- avenue -- average -- avoid -- avoidance -- awake -- away -- awkward -- axe -- baby -- back -- backward -- bad -- bag -- baggage -- bake -- balance -- ball -- band -- bank -- bar -- barber -- bare -- bargain -- barrel -- base -- basic -- basin -- basis -- basket -- bath -- bathe -- battle -- bay -- be -- beak -- beam -- bean -- bear -- beard -- beast -- beat -- beauty -- because -- become -- bed -- bedroom -- before -- beg -- begin -- behave -- behavior -- behind -- being -- belief -- believe -- bell -- belong -- below -- belt -- bend -- beneath -- berry -- beside -- besides -- best -- better -- between -- beyond -- bicycle -- big -- bill -- bind -- bird -- birth -- bit -- bite -- bitter -- black -- blade -- blame -- bleed -- bless -- blind -- block -- blood -- blow -- blue -- board -- boast -- boat -- body -- boil -- bold -- bone -- book -- border -- borrow -- both -- bottle -- bottom -- bound -- boundary -- bow -- bowl -- box -- boy -- brain -- branch -- brass -- brave -- bravery -- bread -- breadth -- break -- breakfast -- breath -- breathe -- bribe -- bribery -- brick -- bridge -- bright -- brighten -- bring -- broad -- broadcast -- brother -- brown -- brush -- bucket -- build -- bunch -- bundle -- burn -- burst -- bury -- bus -- bush -- business -- businesslike -- businessman -- busy -- but -- butter -- button -- buy -- by -- cage -- cake -- calculate -- calculation -- calculator -- call -- calm -- camera -- camp -- can -- canal -- cap -- cape -- capital -- captain -- car -- card -- care -- carriage -- carry -- cart -- case -- castle -- cat -- catch -- cattle -- cause -- caution -- cautious -- cave -- cent -- center -- century -- ceremony -- certain -- certainty -- chain -- chair -- chairman -- chalk -- chance -- change -- character -- charge -- charm -- cheap -- cheat -- check -- cheer -- cheese -- chest -- chicken -- chief -- child -- childhood -- chimney -- choice -- choose -- christmas -- church -- circle -- circular -- citizen -- city -- civilize -- claim -- class -- classification -- classify -- clay -- clean -- clear -- clerk -- clever -- cliff -- climb -- clock -- close -- cloth -- clothe -- cloud -- club -- coal -- coarse -- coast -- coat -- coffee -- coin -- cold -- collar -- collect -- collection -- collector -- college -- colony -- color -- comb -- combine -- come -- comfort -- command -- commerce -- commercial -- committee -- common -- companion -- companionship -- company -- compare -- comparison -- compete -- competition -- competitor -- complain -- complaint -- complete -- completion -- complicate -- complication -- compose -- composition -- concern -- condition -- confess -- confession -- confidence -- confident -- confidential -- confuse -- confusion -- congratulate -- congratulation -- connect -- connection -- conquer -- conqueror -- conquest -- conscience -- conscious -- consider -- contain -- content -- continue -- control -- convenience -- convenient -- conversation -- cook -- cool -- copper -- copy -- cork -- corn -- corner -- correct -- correction -- cost -- cottage -- cotton -- cough -- could -- council -- count -- country -- courage -- course -- court -- cousin -- cover -- cow -- coward -- cowardice -- crack -- crash -- cream -- creature -- creep -- crime -- criminal -- critic -- crop -- cross -- crowd -- crown -- cruel -- crush -- cry -- cultivate -- cultivation -- cultivator -- cup -- cupboard -- cure -- curious -- curl -- current -- curse -- curtain -- curve -- cushion -- custom -- customary -- customer -- cut -- daily -- damage -- damp -- dance -- danger -- dare -- dark -- darken -- date -- daughter -- day -- daylight -- dead -- deaf -- deafen -- deal -- dear -- death -- debt -- decay -- deceit -- deceive -- decide -- decision -- decisive -- declare -- decrease -- deed -- deep -- deepen -- deer -- defeat -- defend -- defendant -- defense -- degree -- delay -- delicate -- delight -- deliver -- delivery -- demand -- department -- depend -- dependence -- dependent -- depth -- descend -- descendant -- descent -- describe -- description -- desert -- deserve -- desire -- desk -- despair -- destroy -- destruction -- destructive -- detail -- determine -- develop -- devil -- diamond -- dictionary -- die -- difference -- different -- difficult -- difficulty -- dig -- dine -- dinner -- dip -- direct -- direction -- director -- dirt -- disagree -- disappear -- disappearance -- disappoint -- disapprove -- discipline -- discomfort -- discontent -- discover -- discovery -- discuss -- discussion -- disease -- disgust -- dish -- dismiss -- disregard -- disrespect -- dissatisfaction -- dissatisfy -- distance -- distant -- distinguish -- district -- disturb -- ditch -- dive -- divide -- division -- do -- doctor -- dog -- dollar -- donkey -- door -- dot -- double -- doubt -- down -- dozen -- drag -- draw -- drawer -- dream -- dress -- drink -- drive -- drop -- drown -- drum -- dry -- duck -- due -- dull -- during -- dust -- duty -- each -- eager -- ear -- early -- earn -- earnest -- earth -- ease -- east -- eastern -- easy -- eat -- edge -- educate -- education -- educator -- effect -- effective -- efficiency -- efficient -- effort -- egg -- either -- elastic -- elder -- elect -- election -- electric -- electrician -- elephant -- else -- elsewhere -- empire -- employ -- employee -- empty -- enclose -- enclosure -- encourage -- end -- enemy -- engine -- engineer -- english -- enjoy -- enough -- enter -- entertain -- entire -- entrance -- envelope -- envy -- equal -- escape -- especially -- essence -- essential -- even -- evening -- event -- ever -- everlasting -- every -- everybody -- everyday -- everyone -- everything -- everywhere -- evil -- exact -- examine -- example -- excellence -- excellent -- except -- exception -- excess -- excessive -- exchange -- excite -- excuse -- exercise -- exist -- existence -- expect -- expense -- expensive -- experience -- experiment -- explain -- explode -- explore -- explosion -- explosive -- express -- expression -- extend -- extension -- extensive -- extent -- extra -- extraordinary -- extreme -- eye -- face -- fact -- factory -- fade -- fail -- failure -- faint -- fair -- faith -- fall -- FALSE -- fame -- familiar -- family -- fan -- fancy -- far -- farm -- fashion -- fast -- fasten -- fat -- fate -- father -- fatten -- fault -- favor -- favorite -- fear -- feast -- feather -- feed -- feel -- fellow -- fellowship -- female -- fence -- fever -- few -- field -- fierce -- fight -- figure -- fill -- film -- find -- fine -- finger -- finish -- fire -- firm -- first -- fish -- fit -- fix -- flag -- flame -- flash -- flat -- flatten -- flavor -- flesh -- float -- flood -- floor -- flour -- flow -- flower -- fly -- fold -- follow -- fond -- food -- fool -- foot -- for -- forbid -- force -- foreign -- forest -- forget -- forgive -- fork -- form -- formal -- former -- forth -- fortunate -- fortune -- forward -- frame -- framework -- free -- freedom -- freeze -- frequency -- frequent -- fresh -- friend -- friendly -- friendship -- fright -- frighten -- from -- front -- fruit -- fry -- full -- fun -- funeral -- funny -- fur -- furnish -- furniture -- further -- future -- gaiety -- gain -- gallon -- game -- gap -- garage -- garden -- gas -- gate -- gather -- gay -- general -- generous -- gentle -- gentleman -- get -- gift -- girl -- give -- glad -- glass -- glory -- go -- goat -- god -- gold -- golden -- good -- govern -- governor -- grace -- gradual -- grain -- grammar -- grammatical -- grand -- grass -- grateful -- grave -- gray -- grease -- great -- greed -- green -- greet -- grind -- ground -- group -- grow -- growth -- guard -- guess -- guest -- guide -- guilt -- gun -- habit -- hair -- half -- hall -- hammer -- hand -- handkerchief -- handle -- handshake -- handwriting -- hang -- happen -- happy -- harbor -- hard -- harden -- hardly -- harm -- harvest -- haste -- hasten -- hat -- hate -- hatred -- have -- hay -- he -- head -- headache -- headdress -- heal -- health -- heap -- hear -- heart -- heat -- heaven -- heavenly -- heavy -- height -- heighten -- hello -- help -- here -- hesitate -- hesitation -- hide -- high -- highway -- hill -- hinder -- hindrance -- hire -- history -- hit -- hold -- hole -- holiday -- hollow -- holy -- home -- homecoming -- homemade -- homework -- honest -- honesty -- honor -- hook -- hope -- horizon -- horizontal -- horse -- hospital -- host -- hot -- hotel -- hour -- house -- how -- however -- human -- humble -- hunger -- hunt -- hurrah -- hurry -- hurt -- husband -- hut -- I -- ice -- idea -- ideal -- idle -- if -- ill -- imaginary -- imaginative -- imagine -- imitate -- imitation -- immediate -- immense -- importance -- important -- impossible -- improve -- in -- inch -- include -- inclusive -- increase -- indeed -- indoor -- industry -- influence -- influential -- inform -- ink -- inn -- inquire -- inquiry -- insect -- inside -- instant -- instead -- instrument -- insult -- insurance -- insure -- intend -- intention -- interest -- interfere -- interference -- international -- interrupt -- interruption -- into -- introduce -- introduction -- invent -- invention -- inventor -- invite -- inward -- iron -- island -- it -- jaw -- jealous -- jealousy -- jewel -- join -- joint -- joke -- journey -- joy -- judge -- juice -- jump -- just -- justice -- keep -- key -- kick -- kill -- kind -- king -- kingdom -- kiss -- kitchen -- knee -- kneel -- knife -- knock -- knot -- know -- knowledge -- lack -- ladder -- lady -- lake -- lamp -- land -- landlord -- language -- large -- last -- late -- lately -- latter -- laugh -- laughter -- law -- lawyer -- lay -- lazy -- lead -- leadership -- leaf -- lean -- learn -- least -- leather -- leave -- left -- leg -- lend -- length -- lengthen -- less -- lessen -- lesson -- let -- letter -- level -- liar -- liberty -- librarian -- library -- lid -- lie -- life -- lift -- light -- lighten -- like -- likely -- limb -- limit -- line -- lip -- lipstick -- liquid -- list -- listen -- literary -- literature -- little -- live -- load -- loaf -- loan -- local -- lock -- lodge -- log -- lonely -- long -- look -- loose -- loosen -- lord -- lose -- loss -- lot -- loud -- love -- lovely -- low -- loyal -- loyalty -- luck -- lump -- lunch -- lung -- machine -- machinery -- mad -- madden -- mail -- main -- make -- male -- man -- manage -- mankind -- manner -- manufacture -- many -- map -- march -- mark -- market -- marriage -- marry -- mass -- master -- mat -- match -- material -- matter -- may -- maybe -- meal -- mean -- meantime -- meanwhile -- measure -- meat -- mechanic -- mechanism -- medical -- medicine -- meet -- melt -- member -- membership -- memory -- mend -- mention -- merchant -- mercy -- mere -- merry -- message -- messenger -- metal -- middle -- might -- mild -- mile -- milk -- mill -- mind -- mine -- mineral -- minister -- minute -- miserable -- misery -- miss -- mistake -- mix -- mixture -- model -- moderate -- moderation -- modern -- modest -- modesty -- moment -- momentary -- money -- monkey -- month -- moon -- moonlight -- moral -- more -- moreover -- morning -- most -- mother -- motherhood -- motherly -- motion -- motor -- mountain -- mouse -- mouth -- move -- much -- mud -- multiplication -- multiply -- murder -- music -- musician -- must -- mystery -- nail -- name -- narrow -- nation -- native -- nature -- near -- neat -- necessary -- necessity -- neck -- need -- needle -- neglect -- neighbor -- neighborhood -- neither -- nephew -- nest -- net -- network -- never -- new -- news -- newspaper -- next -- nice -- niece -- night -- no -- noble -- nobody -- noise -- none -- noon -- nor -- north -- northern -- nose -- not -- note -- notebook -- nothing -- notice -- noun -- now -- nowadays -- nowhere -- nuisance -- number -- numerous -- nurse -- nursery -- nut -- oar -- obedience -- obedient -- obey -- object -- objection -- observe -- occasion -- ocean -- of -- off -- offend -- offense -- offer -- office -- officer -- official -- often -- oil -- old -- old-fashioned -- omission -- omit -- on -- once -- one -- only -- onto -- open -- operate -- operation -- operator -- opinion -- opportunity -- oppose -- opposite -- opposition -- or -- orange -- order -- ordinary -- organ -- organize -- origin -- ornament -- other -- otherwise -- ought -- ounce -- out -- outline -- outside -- outward -- over -- overcome -- overflow -- owe -- own -- ownership -- pack -- package -- pad -- page -- pain -- paint -- pair -- pale -- pan -- paper -- parcel -- pardon -- parent -- park -- part -- particle -- particular -- partner -- party -- pass -- passage -- passenger -- past -- paste -- pastry -- path -- patience -- patient -- patriotic -- pattern -- pause -- paw -- pay -- peace -- pearl -- peculiar -- pen -- pencil -- penny -- people -- per -- perfect -- perfection -- perform -- performance -- perhaps -- permanent -- permission -- permit -- person -- persuade -- persuasion -- pet -- photograph -- photography -- pick -- picture -- piece -- pig -- pigeon -- pile -- pin -- pinch -- pink -- pint -- pipe -- pity -- place -- plain -- plan -- plant -- plaster -- plate -- play -- pleasant -- please -- pleasure -- plenty -- plow -- plural -- pocket -- poem -- poet -- point -- poison -- police -- polish -- polite -- political -- politician -- politics -- pool -- poor -- popular -- population -- position -- possess -- possession -- possessor -- possible -- post -- postpone -- pot -- pound -- pour -- poverty -- powder -- power -- practical -- practice -- praise -- pray -- preach -- precious -- prefer -- preference -- prejudice -- prepare -- presence -- present -- preserve -- president -- press -- pressure -- pretend -- pretense -- pretty -- prevent -- prevention -- price -- pride -- priest -- print -- prison -- private -- prize -- probable -- problem -- procession -- produce -- product -- production -- profession -- profit -- program -- progress -- promise -- prompt -- pronounce -- pronunciation -- proof -- proper -- property -- proposal -- propose -- protect -- protection -- proud -- prove -- provide -- public -- pull -- pump -- punctual -- punish -- pupil -- pure -- purple -- purpose -- push -- put -- puzzle -- qualification -- qualify -- quality -- quantity -- quarrel -- quart -- quarter -- queen -- question -- quick -- quiet -- quite -- rabbit -- race -- radio -- rail -- railroad -- rain -- raise -- rake -- rank -- rapid -- rare -- rate -- rather -- raw -- ray -- razor -- reach -- read -- ready -- real -- realize -- reason -- reasonable -- receipt -- receive -- recent -- recognition -- recognize -- recommend -- record -- red -- redden -- reduce -- reduction -- refer -- reference -- reflect -- reflection -- refresh -- refuse -- regard -- regret -- regular -- rejoice -- relate -- relation -- relative -- relief -- relieve -- religion -- remain -- remark -- remedy -- remember -- remind -- rent -- repair -- repeat -- repetition -- replace -- reply -- report -- represent -- representative -- reproduce -- reproduction -- republic -- reputation -- request -- rescue -- reserve -- resign -- resist -- resistance -- respect -- responsible -- rest -- restaurant -- result -- retire -- return -- revenge -- review -- reward -- ribbon -- rice -- rich -- rid -- ride -- right -- ring -- ripe -- ripen -- rise -- risk -- rival -- rivalry -- river -- road -- roar -- roast -- rob -- robbery -- rock -- rod -- roll -- roof -- room -- root -- rope -- rot -- rotten -- rough -- round -- row -- royal -- royalty -- rub -- rubber -- rubbish -- rude -- rug -- ruin -- rule -- run -- rush -- rust -- sacred -- sacrifice -- sad -- sadden -- saddle -- safe -- safety -- sail -- sailor -- sake -- salary -- sale -- salesman -- salt -- same -- sample -- sand -- satisfaction -- satisfactory -- satisfy -- sauce -- saucer -- save -- saw -- say -- scale -- scarce -- scatter -- scene -- scenery -- scent -- school -- science -- scientific -- scientist -- scissors -- scold -- scorn -- scrape -- scratch -- screen -- screw -- sea -- search -- season -- seat -- second -- secrecy -- secret -- secretary -- see -- seed -- seem -- seize -- seldom -- self -- selfish -- sell -- send -- sense -- sensitive -- sentence -- separate -- separation -- serious -- servant -- serve -- service -- set -- settle -- several -- severe -- sew -- shade -- shadow -- shake -- shall -- shallow -- shame -- shape -- share -- sharp -- sharpen -- shave -- she -- sheep -- sheet -- shelf -- shell -- shelter -- shield -- shilling -- shine -- ship -- shirt -- shock -- shoe -- shoot -- shop -- shore -- short -- shorten -- should -- shoulder -- shout -- show -- shower -- shut -- sick -- side -- sight -- sign -- signal -- signature -- silence -- silent -- silk -- silver -- simple -- simplicity -- since -- sincere -- sing -- single -- sink -- sir -- sister -- sit -- situation -- size -- skill -- skin -- skirt -- sky -- slave -- slavery -- sleep -- slide -- slight -- slip -- slippery -- slope -- slow -- small -- smell -- smile -- smoke -- smooth -- snake -- snow -- so -- soap -- social -- society -- sock -- soft -- soften -- soil -- soldier -- solemn -- solid -- solution -- solve -- some -- somebody -- somehow -- someone -- something -- sometime -- sometimes -- somewhere -- son -- song -- soon -- sore -- sorrow -- sorry -- sort -- soul -- sound -- soup -- sour -- south -- sow -- space -- spade -- spare -- speak -- special -- speech -- speed -- spell -- spend -- spill -- spin -- spirit -- spit -- spite -- splendid -- split -- spoil -- spoon -- sport -- spot -- spread -- spring -- square -- staff -- stage -- stain -- stair -- stamp -- stand -- standard -- star -- start -- state -- station -- stay -- steady -- steam -- steel -- steep -- steer -- stem -- step -- stick -- stiff -- stiffen -- still -- sting -- stir -- stock -- stocking -- stomach -- stone -- stop -- store -- storm -- story -- stove -- straight -- straighten -- strange -- strap -- straw -- stream -- street -- strength -- strengthen -- stretch -- strict -- strike -- string -- strip -- stripe -- stroke -- strong -- struggle -- student -- study -- stuff -- stupid -- subject -- substance -- succeed -- success -- such -- suck -- sudden -- suffer -- sugar -- suggest -- suggestion -- suit -- summer -- sun -- supper -- supply -- support -- suppose -- sure -- surface -- surprise -- surround -- suspect -- suspicion -- suspicious -- swallow -- swear -- sweat -- sweep -- sweet -- sweeten -- swell -- swim -- swing -- sword -- sympathetic -- sympathy -- system -- table -- tail -- tailor -- take -- talk -- tall -- tame -- tap -- taste -- tax -- taxi -- tea -- teach -- tear -- telegraph -- telephone -- tell -- temper -- temperature -- temple -- tempt -- tend -- tender -- tent -- term -- terrible -- test -- than -- thank -- that -- the -- theater -- theatrical -- then -- there -- therefore -- these -- they -- thick -- thicken -- thief -- thin -- thing -- think -- thirst -- this -- thorn -- thorough -- those -- though -- thread -- threat -- threaten -- throat -- through -- throw -- thumb -- thunder -- thus -- ticket -- tide -- tidy -- tie -- tight -- tighten -- till -- time -- tin -- tip -- tire -- title -- to -- tobacco -- today -- toe -- together -- tomorrow -- ton -- tongue -- tonight -- too -- tool -- tooth -- top -- total -- touch -- tough -- tour -- toward -- towel -- tower -- town -- toy -- track -- trade -- train -- translate -- translation -- translator -- trap -- travel -- tray -- treasure -- treasury -- treat -- tree -- tremble -- trial -- tribe -- trick -- trip -- trouble -- true -- trunk -- trust -- truth -- try -- tube -- tune -- turn -- twist -- type -- ugly -- umbrella -- uncle -- under -- underneath -- understand -- union -- unit -- unite -- unity -- universal -- universe -- university -- unless -- until -- up -- upon -- upper -- uppermost -- upright -- upset -- urge -- urgent -- use -- usual -- vain -- valley -- valuable -- value -- variety -- various -- veil -- verb -- verse -- very -- vessel -- victory -- view -- village -- violence -- violent -- virtue -- visit -- visitor -- voice -- vote -- vowel -- voyage -- wage -- waist -- wait -- waiter -- wake -- walk -- wall -- wander -- want -- war -- warm -- warmth -- warn -- wash -- waste -- watch -- water -- wave -- wax -- way -- we -- weak -- weaken -- wealth -- weapon -- wear -- weather -- weave -- weed -- week -- weekday -- weekend -- weigh -- weight -- welcome -- well -- west -- western -- wet -- what -- whatever -- wheat -- wheel -- when -- whenever -- where -- wherever -- whether -- which -- whichever -- while -- whip -- whisper -- whistle -- white -- whiten -- who -- whoever -- whole -- whom -- whose -- why -- wicked -- wide -- widen -- widow -- widower -- width -- wife -- wild -- will -- win -- wind -- window -- wine -- wing -- winter -- wipe -- wire -- wisdom -- wise -- wish -- with -- within -- without -- witness -- woman -- wonder -- wood -- wooden -- wool -- woolen -- word -- work -- world -- worm -- worry -- worse -- worship -- worth -- would -- wound -- wrap -- wreck -- wrist -- write -- wrong -- yard -- year -- yellow -- yes -- yesterday -- yet -- yield -- you -- young -- youth -- zero