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An example use of gossip in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… do any gossip on the community darren no …”
Gossip is the act of talking about other people's personal affairs.
the word gossip occurs in english on average 10.7 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 gossip can be often used in the following areas:
1) people, society, and culture;