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An example use of coast in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… i got dimitri west coast on instagram …”
Coast is the shoreline of a body of water.
the word coast occurs in english on average 37.9 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 coast can be often used in the following areas:
1) life, nature, and living environment;
2) transport and travel;