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  • Let's look at some different ways to use the word 'flat'.

  • As an adjective, 'flat' can mean 'level' - something that doesn't go up or down.

  • 'This table is flat.'

  • We can also use 'flat' as adverb. It refers

  • to something which is lying horizontally.

  • 'This book is lying horizontally!' Or: 'It's lying flat.'

  • When we feel sad, or dull, or we lack emotion,

  • we can say that we 'feel flat'.

  • 'I feel flat because I can't go outside today!'

  • As a noun, a 'flat' is also a place we live. We could also say 'apartment'.

  • 'I live in a flat in London.'

  • We can also use 'flat' after a period of time

  • to emphasise how quickly something can be done.

  • 'This is a short video. You can watch it in one minute flat.'

Let's look at some different ways to use the word 'flat'.

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A2 flat lying horizontally emphasise short video adverb

Five uses of 'flat' - English In A Minute

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/10/24
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