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An example use of fire in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… or is it for open fire you don't have to …”
Fire is a type of heat energy that is released by a chemical reaction of a fuel with an oxidizer.
the word fire occurs in english on average 141 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that fire can be often used in the following areas:
1) people, society, and culture;