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An example use of sulphur in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… and that was from sulphur and from six …”
Sulphur is a chemical element with symbol S and atomic number 16. It is an abundant, yellowish-brown solid.
the word sulphur occurs in english on average 8.3 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 sulphur can be often used in the following areas:
1) life, nature, and living environment;