BBC News Review: The 'Beast from the East' blankets UK

source: BBC Learning English       2018年2月27日
Nicknamed 'The Beast from the East', a band of extreme cold and snow has hit parts of Europe and the UK. This is causing some travel disruption because most parts of the UK rarely experience heavy snow.

braces: prepares for something unpleasant
relentless: never stopping
engulfs: covers completely
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