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Nature's Fury

words related to natural disasters and extreme weather

If people cannot move or escape from a dangerous situation, they are _________. stranded
This is caused by harmful chemicals or gases in the air. pollution
This is a special word which is used to describe heavy rain. torrential
Molten rock that reaches the surface of the earth through a volcano. lava
When something is damaged so badly that it cannot be repaired, we can say it is ________. destroyed
Another word for a disaster. catastrophe
If you are caught in the middle of nature's fury, you might find it is __________. terrifying
Volcanoes create these. explosive eruptions
Things such as typhoons and earthquakes are very __________ for humans and animals. dangerous
These can suck up objects including people and animals when they are very strong. tornadoes
A storm ______ can easily wash over the beach and cause flooding during a typhoon or hurricane. surge
This happens to the ground during an earthquake. shudder
Created by: oblomov



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