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An example use of league in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… carrying medical supplies was called league young the boat and the often your one …”
A league is a unit of length equal to 3.280 feet.
the word league occurs in english on average 83.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 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 league can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) leisure and entertainment;
3) transport and travel;