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There was a huge explosion and smoke filled the air. When the smoke cleared Winston was standing in a daze but there was a deep crater where the vicar had been standing. As the deafening clap of thunder that followed the lightning faded away, a deep authoritative voice from the heavens said, … .
1. Какая семантическая разница (= диф. семы) между disappear = исчезать и fade away = исчезать?
2. Почему в отрывке (см. выше) disappear не сочетается с smoke/clap?