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An example use of chairman in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… Raj Sisodia chairman of a nonprofit …”
Chairman is a title given to the head of a committee or board of directors.
the word chairman occurs in english on average 15.2 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 chairman can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;