Grammar Notes

Vocabulario Inglés: Listado de Palabras Básicas



black, white, yellow, orange, purple, green, blue, pink, red, brown, grey.

Months and Days

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.


builder, bank clerk, architect, engineer, doctor, computer programmer, chef, dentist, mechanic, hairdresser, lawyer, journalist, farmer, fire-fighter, photographer, lorry driver, teacher, shop assistant, tour guide, scientist, police officer, vet, waiter, soldier.

Classroom Objects

Board, notice board, cassette, piece of paper, pencil, board pen, paper clip, crayon, rubber, pencil sharpener, textbook, board rubber, drawing pin, tape recorder, pen, ruler, notebook desk, video recorder, computer, OHP

Family Members

husband wife son, daughter, father-in-law, mother-in-law, aunt, uncle, nephew, niece, grandfather, grandmother, grandson, granddaughter, father, mother, brother, sister.


Basketball, cycling, gymnastics, baseball, boxing, athletics, football, golf, table tennis, ice hockey, swimming, skiing, judo, ice skating, hockey, rugby, weightlifting, volleyball, tennis.

General adjectives

thin (size), thin (weight), new, young, short (size), short, heavy, dark, small, slow, ugly, weak, cheap, sad, empty, cold, poor, dirty, wet, wrong, fat, thick, old (person), old (objects), tall, long, light (weight), light, big, fast, beautiful, strong, expensive, happy, full, hot, rich, clean, dry, right.

Parts of the Body

ear, chin, eye, chest, back, finger, arm, foot, leg, neck, hair, knee, nose, head, mouth, hand, tongue, toe, belly, smile, thumb, elbow, shoulder.

Physical description

hair: long, medium-length, short, straight, wavy, curly, black, blonde, brown, white, grey. size: tall, short, medium-size.

House Parts

bedroom, cellar, garden, balcony, chimney, dining room, bathroom, garage, stairs, study, roof, kitchen, patio, living room, hall, swimming pool, toilet.


chair, bookcase, bath, coffee table, bunk bed, chest of drawers, bedside table, armchair, fireplace, cot, filing cabinet, fridge, cupboard, lamp, cooker, desk, shelves, toilet, wardrobe, stool, rug, mirror, sink, sofa.


baker’s, book shop, butcher’s, chemist’s, clothes shop, computer shop, department store, florist’s, furniture shop, sports shop, supermarket, greengrocer’s, jeweller’s, music shop, newsagent’s, pet shop, post office, shoe shop, toy shop.


dirty, difficult, dangerous, cheap, clean, broken, big, comfortable, fast, happy, long, old, poor, noisy, expensive, easy, short, slow, rich, quiet, small, tall, sad, young.


bagpipes, cello, clarinet, didgeridoo, drum, drums, dulcimer, electric guitar, harmonica, kalangu, keyboards, nose flute, pipe


CD-drive, mouse, keyboard, monitor, web cam, mouse mat, printer, speakers, disk, socket, laptop, website, plug, cable, game console, scanner.

Emotions and Attitudes

confused, drunk, eager, exhausted, freak, freaked-out, funny, happy, in-love, irritated, negative, sad, sick, surprised, sweet-toothed, thoughtful, tired, vain, wicked, angry

Means of Transport

dirigible, ship, taxi, helicopter, car, truck, tractor, crane, boat, convertible, van, balloon, moped, bike, train, tram, underground, motorcycle, aeroplane, microbus.

Daily Routine

wake up, get up, go to the bathroom, have a shower, have breakfast, listen to the radio, go to work, come home, make dinner, call a friend, watch TV, go to bed, wash clothes, clean the house, go for a walk, write letters.

Food and Drinks

cake, carrot, banana, bread, biscuit, apple, chicken, cereal, fish, meat, fruit juice, milk, jam, coffee, egg, onion, rise, orange, tomato, water, shellfish, pepper, potato, salad.


stormy, snowy, wet, sunny, windy, freezing, raining, cold, dry, cloudy, hot, foggy, frosty.


coat, gloves, hat, jeans, belt, boots, dress, jacket, socks, sunglasses, shorts, shoes, shirt, jumper, polo shirt, skirt, tie, tracksuit, T-shirt, sweatshirt, trainers, trousers.

Office Materials

pencil, headphones, sharpener, pencil case, lamp, puncher, fan, calculator, printer, stapler, safe box.