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Expressing FearPlay
Directly communicates personal fears or concerns about specific things or situations. SlideI'm afraid of heights, so I avoid tall buildings.
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Not Always RationalPlay
Fears can be irrational; 'afraid' doesn't necessarily imply the fear is logical. SlideI'm afraid of the dark even though I know it's safe.
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Fear of ActionsPlay
'Afraid' can also refer to the fear of doing something, not just of something existing. SlideShe's afraid to speak in public.