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    #1

    what is "track fire"?

    Dear teachers,
    please read the following sentence:
    The 40-minute trip takes two hours because of a track fire and a wino who gets caught in the door.

    the narrater took trains to go to work.

    what is "track fire"?
    does it happen often?

    thanks a lot

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    Re: what is "track fire"?

    A "track fire" is a fire on the railroad tracks. They are probably more common on subways or underground railroads.

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