Return to site

精選詞彙 Vocab #012: Spring festivals around the world

· 精選詞彙單元 Vocab


This article discusses carnival season in Europe, which is in full swing right now. It covers a few of the most famous carnivals that are going on at present or coming.

Vocabulary and sentences:

reveler n. : a person who is having fun in a noisy way usually within a group of other people and often after a couple of drinks

  •  Are European carnivals full of revelers?
  •  Do revelers at carnivals always behave? 

gloom: feeling sad and without hope or referring to darkness

  • Does spring lift the gloom of winter?
  • Do friends help to lift feelings of gloom?

pious: having or showing a deep respect for religion

  •  Do pious Christians go to church often?
  •  Are you a pious person John?