Vocabulary Builder Course
When a light bulb doesn’t work anymore, we say the light bulb has burned out and we need to change it.
The top covering part is called a lampshade
Chandeliers are often found in very rich or fancy places
A flashlight is a small, portable, handheld light that is powered by batteries
The fire is contained inside the fireplace, and smoke goes out through the chimney
Candles are made of wax, and the string that burns is called the wick.
headlights, tail lights
Cars have headlights in the front and tail lights in the back
Street lights illuminate roads and public places
A lighthouse helps guide ships to shore safely
The spotlight is used in theater and other performances to draw attention to the main people
dim, bright, blinding
When the level of light is low, we say the light is dim.
The opposite of dim light is bright light (strong light).
When the light is extremely intense, we can say it is blinding.
lighting vs. lightning
Lighting refers to the illumination of a place. Lightning refers to bolts of electricity from the sky during a thunderstorm
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