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An example use of animal in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… and at that point the animal is dead and …”
Animal is a noun that refers to any living thing that has the ability to move and has a body that has a mouth, a digestive system, and a nervous system.
the word animal occurs in english on average 67.5 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 animal can be often used in the following areas:
1) education, science, and technology;
2) life, nature, and living environment;