Use this domain for verbs that are used of fire: "The fire is ____." In some languages there are verbs for what is happening to the thing that is burning: "The house is ____."
Louw Nida Codes:
What words refer to a fire burning?
What words describe a fire that is burning well?
blaze, ablaze, burn fiercely, burn brightly, burn hot
What words describe a fire that is not burning well?
die down, smolder
What words describe a fire that starts to burn again after having died down?
flare up, flame up
What words describe the appearance of fire?
flicker, dance, glow
What words refer to a fire burning something?
What words refer to something burning partly?
blacken, scorch, singe,
What words refer to something burning completely?
burn up, burn down, burn to the ground, consume, incinerate, destroy by fire, reduce to ashes,
What words refer to a fire making something hot?
to heat something, to warm something
What words refer to something burning?
be burning, go up in flames, go up in smoke, be in flames,
What words describe something that has been burned?