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An example use of grab in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… you have to do is grab a piece of toilet …”
Grab means to take hold of suddenly and forcibly.
the word grab occurs in english on average 42.2 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 grab can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;