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1. A … happens when a lot of water comes over a place that is usually dry. 2. Yungay was a terrible … that happened in Peru. 3. Etna is a … in Italy. It’s a mountain with a crater on the top. 4. A … is a long period of dry weather. 5. A … is a violent wind in the form of a very tall funnel. 6. A … is a very strong wind that destroyed houses and can kill people.
THE SAN ANDREAS FAULT On Tuesday, October 17 1989, the United States had the second-worst _____________ in its history. In the earthquake that hit the San Francisco Bay area of California, fifty-nine people were killed and 3.000 were injured. Thirty-eight of the fifty-nine were killed when one level of road ____________ into another. It was very hard for rescue teams to get people out. The worst earthquake in American history also happened in California. This was in 1906, and it _____________ San Francisco, between 800 and 1000 people were killed. The Great Earthquake happened at five o'clock in the morning when most people were asleep. Most of the ____________ was caused by fire. Both these earthquakes happened on the Dan Andreas foult. This is a 600-vile line running up through California which marks the join between two of the earth's "plates". These plates slowly move, and when they move quickly the ________ is an earthquake. The strange thing is, most Californians rarely talk about it. There are no earthquake jokes, few books or magazine articles and very few films. Life goes on as normal. Meanwhile, scientists say that an earthquake as ____________ as that of 1906 is due to hit San Francisco at any time now. earthquake collapsed destroyed damage result powerful
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