Kettle

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Device UsagePlay
Specify the use to differentiate from cooking vessels when context isn't clear. SlideShe filled the electric kettle with water for her morning coffee.
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Cultural CommonalityPlay
In British culture, offering to 'put the kettle on' is a sign of hospitality. SlideWhen the guests arrived, he immediately offered to put the kettle on.