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An example use of actor in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… conduct myself as an actor what to do i …”
Actor is a person who performs in a play, movie, or television show.
the word actor occurs in english on average 20.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 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 actor can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) leisure and entertainment;
3) people, society, and culture;