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An example use of untie in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… lines all we need to do is untie the …”
Untie means to undo the knot or fastening of something.
the word untie occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ 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 untie can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) communication, information, and media;