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An example use of tool in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… as who on flir tool selection mix immensely …”
Tool is a noun that means a device used to accomplish a task.
the word tool occurs in english on average 22 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 tool can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) transport and travel;