These are two separate verbs and must not be interchanged. The principal

parts of flee are flee, fled, fled; those of fly are fly,

flew, flown. To flee is generally used in the meaning of getting

out of danger. To fly means to soar as a bird. To say of a man "He has

flown from the place" is wrong; it should be "He has fled from the

place." We can say with propriety that "A bird has flown from the


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