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An example use of author in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… hey it's Robin Sharma author of the 5 …”
Author is a person who writes a book, article, or other work of literature, music, or art.
the word author occurs in english on average 130.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that author can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;
3) education, science, and technology;