Take a short test and find out which of the most important words you need to learn in order to master the basics of the language.
To be able to communicate in a foreign language, you must be able to do so in the mother. If you learn how to make a short, concise idea of the mother tongue will be able to do it in a foreign language. If you learn 1000 words - you will understand 70% of everyday conversation, 3000 words - already 85%. To explain your needs to others - it is enough to master about 100 words.