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An example use of lung in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… with a collapsed lung we didn't know and …”
Lung is a part of the body that is used for breathing.
the word lung occurs in english on average 9.3 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 lung can be often used in the following areas:
1) life, nature, and living environment;