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An example use of chain in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… least it was an international chain and …”
A chain is a series of connected links, usually metal, used to connect two or more objects.
the word chain occurs in english on average 33.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 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 chain can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;