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An example use of weil in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:
“… vor vier Tagen, aber wir hatten nie eine Chance, weil du mir die Frage nie gestellt hast …”
the word weil occurs in german on average 1358 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.