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An example use of pick in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… I said do you not pick them up and check …”
Pick means to select or choose from a number of objects or people.
the word pick occurs in english on average 64.8 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 pick can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;