Can You Name The Most Common English Words?

About 50% of all English words in discourse is done with only 100 words. Can you determine which word in each set is more common?
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com.pk
Which of the following words is more common?
the
this
that
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wordpress.com
Which of the following words is more common?
if
his
be
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independent.co.uk
Which of the following words is more common?
But
and
his
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brocku.ca
Which of the following words is more common?
a
this
an
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ac.uk
Which of the following words is more common?
from
will
can
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blogspot.com
Which of the following words is more common?
we
she
he
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Question 7/12

fuccha.in
Which of the following words is more common?
way
say
they
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Question 8/12

rice.edu
Which of the following words is more common?
this
that
it
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Question 9/12

uahwritersblock.com
Which of the following words is more common?
me
we
you
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Question 10/12

ac.uk
Which of the following words is more common?
how
when
would
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revistahumanum.org
Which of the following words is more common?
not
by
out
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ymaservices.com
Which of the following words is more common?
on
in
up
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contentrules.com
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wordpress.com
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wordpress.com
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1
Which of the following words is more common?
the
this
that
2
Which of the following words is more common?
if
his
be
3
Which of the following words is more common?
But
and
his
4
Which of the following words is more common?
a
this
an
5
Which of the following words is more common?
from
will
can
6
Which of the following words is more common?
we
she
he
7
Which of the following words is more common?
way
say
they
8
Which of the following words is more common?
this
that
it
9
Which of the following words is more common?
me
we
you
10
Which of the following words is more common?
how
when
would
11
Which of the following words is more common?
not
by
out
12
Which of the following words is more common?
on
in
up