Is the underlined word a verb or a noun?
Stay in the kitchen while cooking.
Avoid distractions like television and electronics.
Use oven mitts when touching hot pans.
Do not wear loose clothing.
Keep a metal lid close by.
If a grease fire starts, put the lid on the pan.
Turn off the heat and let the pan cool.
Keep baking soda close by.
You can use it to put out a small fire.