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An example use of tax in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
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Tax is a form of money collected from people in order to fund public services.
the word tax occurs in english on average 61 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 tax can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;