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    float or flow

    I'm not sure about the choice between float and flow when describing a flag moving in the wind. Do you natives say the flag is floating in the wind or flowing in the wind? Or both can be used?

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    Re: float or flow

    The flag is fluttering/flapping in the wind.

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    Re: float or flow

    It might be "waving" or "flapping" too.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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