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Notting Hill Carnival 諾丁山狂歡節

文字稿

One of the world's largest street music festivals has taken place in London.

Around sixty bands in colourful costumes took part in the Notting Hill Carnival. Thirty-eight sound systems entertained the crowds. Revellers at the annual event donned raincoats and held umbrellas as west London was hit by downpours.

More than a million people are believed to have attended the event across its two days.

詞匯

costumes (華麗的)服飾,服裝

sound systems 音響系統

revellers 狂歡者,歡慶的人群

donned 穿著、披著

downpours 傾盆大雨

中文文字稿

全球規模最大的街頭音樂節之一如期在倫敦舉行。

六十多支身著盛裝的樂隊參與了今年諾丁山狂歡節的慶祝活動。三十八個音響系統給前來狂歡的人群帶來了無比震撼的聽覺享受。

今年節日倫敦西區趕上大雨,狂歡者們身披雨衣,手舉雨傘。

據估算約有一百多萬慶祝者前來參加了這個為期兩天的慶典。

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costumes / sound systems / revellers / donned / downpours

1. It was the impressive _________ and cutting edge DJs such as Larry Levan that kept the clubbers coming back night after night.

2. Hundreds of tents and piles of rubbish were left behind by _________ after the two day music festival.

3. Motorists across the South East were warned to keep their speeds down amid further _________ and expected flooding.

4. Halloween is weeks away but some _________ are already causing controversy online. 

5. But of course I have watched the West Ham men's team on television and it was like a dream come true when I _________ their jersey with the same logo.

答案

1. It was the impressive sound system and cutting edge DJs such as Larry Levan that kept the clubbers coming back night after night.

2. Hundreds of tents and piles of rubbish were left behind by revellers after the two day music festival.

3. Motorists across the South East were warned to keep their speeds down amid further downpours and expected flooding.

4. Halloween is weeks away but some costumes are already causing controversy online.

5. But of course I have watched the West Ham men's team on television and it was like a dream come true when I donned their jersey with the same logo.

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