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An example use of situation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… a half hours the situation is only …”
A situation means a particular set of circumstances or events.
the word situation occurs in english on average 159.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 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 situation can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;