Tests

ESL, Niveau avancé

Fire-related Terms (1)

If a person purposely sets fire to a building or other structure, the crime he/she is charged with is called ..........
If you plan something but get a completely, unexpected result, you can say your plan ......... fired.
Some products are fire .......... This means they prevent or postpone fires from igniting. Firemen often wear clothing like this.
......... fires are large, intense fires that spread very quickly. In dry areas like California, fire fighters work very hard to extinguish these fires nearly every year.
If a fire is ........., that means it hasn't been completely extinguished yet. In other words, the fire still exists in a hidden or suppressed state.
Fire fighters try to ......... fires with water. This means they throw large amounts of water onto a fire in an attempt to drench it and, subsequently, extinguish it.
Sometimes, people will build ......... fires when having parties or get-togethers in rural areas. This is a controlled fire that burns outdoors.
An old ......... is a person you used to have a romantic, emotional relationship or involvement with such as an ex-girlfriend or boyfriend.
Firefighters use water to ......... out fires. The water comes out of large hoses.
There are fire ......... in many businesses and homes around the world. These are small, portable items that can discharge a whitish, chemical substance that can smother and snuff out small fires.