Fry List The Fry List is a list of the most commonly used words in English, ranked in frequency order. The first 25 make up about a third of all printed material. The first 100 make up about half of all written material, and the first 300 make up about 65 percent of all written material. Is it any wonder that all students must learn to recognize these words instantly and to spell them correctly as well? Kindergarten, master the first 100 most frequently used words on English Then, continue on to the next hundred. Challenge yourself and learn as many words as you can.