How to use the word 'afraid' and 'Beat it'

source: Simple English Videos     2016年8月2日
In this Q&A English lesson we answer viewers' questions about the phrases 'Beat it' and 'I am afraid (that)..." Beat is an old fashioned phrase and it's similar to 'Get out of here'. As well as saying 'I'm afraid' when we are frightened, we also use it to apologise and say we're sorry, generally in advance of something that might upset, annoy or disappoint the people we're speaking to.
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