The most common words
ending in ain

Word Families Index

The most common words ending in ain :

Word families are groups of words that have a common feature or pattern. They have some of the same combinations of letters in them and a similar sound.

For example : at, cat, hat, and fat are a family of words with the at sound and letter combination in common.

The 37 most common word families in English (according to Wylie and Durrell) are : ack, ain, ake, ale, all, ame, an, ank, ap, ash, at, ate, aw ay, eat, ell, est, ice, ick, ide, ight, ill, in, ine, ing, ink, ip, it, ock, oke, op, ore, ot, uck ,ug, ump, unk.

The following is a list of the most common words in English ending in

  1. brain

  2. gain

  3. grain

  4. main

  5. pain

  6. plain

  7. rain

  8. slain

  9. Spain

  10. strain

  11. train

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