公共英语三级(PETS3)阅读学习笔记 Unit 5
Unit 5 Weather and Climate
I am passionate about English, and the challenge of expressing English fluently and swimmingly with foreigners was the principal motivation.
1、……having been brought up in the countryside.
bring up： 养育，教养；提出
2、Those mighty winds pulled in a band of cloud and some patchy rain through the small hours, and into the first part of the morning.
3、Clearer skies and much light winds allowed temperatures to drop well into single figures resulting in a touch of grand frost in some rural areas.
4、The early sunshine giving away to a bit more clouds.
5、There was something of a drier interlude before an active weather system moved in from the west.
6、Some of the more exposed locations saw sustained winds of 40mph with gusts of 58mph.