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An example use of soul in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… qualities of mind and soul that made her …”
Soul is the incorporeal essence of a living thing.
the word soul occurs in english on average 30.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 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 soul can be often used in the following areas:
1) education, science, and technology;