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LampPro Tip 1/3
Context MattersPlay
The meaning of 'kind' can change depending on the words it's used with. SlideThe kind of person he is versus the kind of weather we're having.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Not Always LiteralPlay
'Kind of' also means 'somewhat' and is used informally to indicate uncertainty. SlideI'm kind of tired, maybe I'll stay in tonight.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Expressing PreferencePlay
Use 'what kind of' to ask about preferences or specifics in conversation. SlideWhat kind of cake do you like?