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An example use of middle in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… cars to be in the middle of the parade …”
Middle means the central part of something.
the word middle occurs in english on average 129.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.