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Language point

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 05 November, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 05 November, 2003, 12:00am

Can you pick the EIGHT words from the list below that are connected to FIRE.

Then can you use those words to fill in the blanks.

Hot, green, red, glowing, road, blaze, window, flames, wide, incinerator, ash, stone, heat

1. This food is too ...... . I will burn my mouth if I eat it now.

2. Put all that cardboard into the ...... and burn it.

3. This ...... is too much. I must do something to cool down.

4. The charcoal is ...... now. We can start the barbecue.

5. The French flag is ......, white and blue.

6. We could see the ...... of the forest fire from miles away.

7. When the flames had died down, all that was left was grey ......

8. I can see a ...... through the window. We must call for help.

Answers: hot/incinerator/heat/glowing/red/flames/ash/blaze


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