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An example use of budget in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… available in our scholarship budget so I …”
Budget is a plan or estimate of income and expenses.
the word budget occurs in english on average 56.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 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 budget can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;