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what are the differences between between Scare and affraid?
scare is a verb; it means, to frighten someone. BE scared and BE afraid are adjectives, meaning, to feel fear.
 They scare us. <present; They frighten us.>
 They scared us. <past; They frightened us.>
 We are scared (of them). <adjective; We feel fear>
 We are afraid (of them). <adjective; We feel fear>