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An example use of scout in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… was a boy scout I don't remember how to …”
Scout is a person who is a member of a group of people who are trained to explore, discover, and learn about the natural environment, usually for a specific purpose.
the word scout occurs in english on average 8.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 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 scout can be often used in the following areas:
1) people, society, and culture;
2) transport and travel;