Imagine a child Alex, who chooses a book to read at his bedtime together with his father. After reading a few pages, Alex pauses, points to a word, and asks his father what the term "whale" means. The father explains that a whale is a giant fish, and he mentally adds "whale" to the list of terms he is surprised his youngster doesn't know.
Alex Reading a Book with his Dad
Kids learn new words by listening to what others convey. Furthermore, kids can learn new words by paying attention to them presented in books, articles, tunes and so on. English words for youngsters are huge as it assists them with imparting more power to their companions, instructors, and family and make them construct confidence while talking.
Basic English words used in Daily Life
So with that being said, some basic English words for kids are listed below.
List of Words Used as Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives and Adverbs
What are Word Types?
Let us briefly know the 4 most common word types and their role in the sentences that we are likely to come across. A list of words used as nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs is given below.
1. Nouns are Naming Words
(place – beach, object – apple, person – Henry, animal – cat)
Depicting Examples of Nouns
2. Verbs are action/doing words (ate, swim, bake and sing)
Depicting Verb Examples
3. Adjectives are describing words (rainy, spotty, huge, green)
Depicting Adjective Examples
4. Adverbs are words that describe a verb (softly, quickly, carefully, happily)
Depicting Adverb Example
Now, let us get across some of the words that can be used in different word types.
The Use of Basic English Words in Sentences
So, in this article, we got to know how the Basic English words are significant for kids as it helps them to communicate more effectively and makes them build self-esteem while speaking. The list has a word which was so common as to account for 50% of speaking, reading, and writing of kids. Furthermost, there are bases of the word called word types which add meaning to words. There are 4 common types viz noun, verb adjective and adverb each of them plays a role in defining the job of a word.