English Vocabulary Size Test 3: Do you know the top 3000 words?

If you know the following 10 words, your vocabulary size reaches 2500:


If you know the following 10 words, add another 500, and your vocabulary size reaches 3000:


If you miss one word among the above 20, you are barely counted as having a vocabulary of 3000. If there are 2 or more words beyond your recognition, sorry, you really need to go through this list of most common 3000 words.

Where to find this list? Come read my book:

Core Vocabulary of Contemporary English: 3,000 Elementary Words