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An example use of swim in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… not the only places to swim but doesn't …”
Swimming is the act of moving through water using the arms and legs.
the word swim occurs in english on average 14.6 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 swim can be often used in the following areas:
1) leisure and entertainment;
2) life, nature, and living environment;
3) people, society, and culture;