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    What does 'A cigarette set the dry glass alight' mean?

    I looked for meaning for a word 'alight.'
    It means on fire and its example sentence was above sentence.
    I am confused where to start interprete.
    What does it mean and where is the verb?

    Thank you so much reading my question.

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    Re: What does 'A cigarette set the dry glass alight' mean?

    Don't you see how a cigarette could set dry grass on fire?

    "Set" is the verb.

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    Re: What does 'A cigarette set the dry glass alight' mean?

    Note that the word in your title should have been "grass", not "glass". I'm pretty sure it's not possible to set dry glass alight.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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