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An example use of professional in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… all of his life his professional life on …”
Professional means someone who is paid to do a job.
the word professional occurs in english on average 64.4 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 professional can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;