List of the top English common nouns

These lists show you which words are used most often. They give you examples of their correct use in phrases or sentences. Note that some words may be used as noun, verb, adjective etc. For definitions and more uses and different meanings of these words you should refer to a good online dictionary or printed book dictionary of English.

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  • energy

  • This assembly is an electronic device that regulates energy consumption.

  • environment


  • evening

  • In the morning I go to school, in the afternoon I play sport and in the evening I read books.

  • event


  • evidence


  • example

  • He tries to be a role model and set a good example to all the young people.

  • exchange


  • experience

  • He has three years job experience in this industry.

  • extent

  • What is the extent of your involvement?

  • eye

  • He has an eye for fine art.

    Keep an eye on the children.

    My left eye is hurting.


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