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An example use of stick in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… i beg you to stick with that schedule if …”
Stick is a long thin piece of wood or metal used for hitting, poking, or prodding.
the word stick occurs in english on average 71.8 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 stick can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) transport and travel;