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An example use of journal in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… in the new england journal of medicine …”
A journal is a personal record of thoughts, feelings, and experiences.
the word journal occurs in english on average 44 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 journal can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;
3) transport and travel;