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An example use of bureau in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… according to the US Census Bureau in …”
Bureau is a room or building where important papers are kept.
the word bureau occurs in english on average 7.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 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 bureau can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;