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Natural disasters

TermDefinition
bang (n) a sudden loud noise
realise (v) to be aware of something
thunder (n) the booming sounds you hear after lightning during a storm
rain heavily (phr) when water falls from the clouds in large amounts
wind (n) strong air currents
blow (v) (of air and wind) to be in motion
sway (v) to move from side to side
shake (v) to move voilently back and forth or sideways
cry (v) to shout
basement (n) the room underneath the ground level of a house
safe (adj) protected from danger
smash (v) break violently
terrifying (adj) very scarey
power line (n) a wire that carries electricity above or below the ground
emergency services (n) the police, fire department, and ambulance services
siren (n) a loud warning device usually placed on emergency service vehicles
clear up (phr v) to put things in order; tidy up
yelp (n) a short cry, usually from a dog
porch(n) a platform at the entrance of a house covered by a roof
shiver (v) to shake with cold
mud (n) soft wet earth
miracle(n) an unexpected event
survive (v) to stay alive despite an injury, illness, catastrophe, etc.
Created by: sgpetkova-genova
 

 



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