Winters in Milan can get really cold, but are you able to describe the different temperature levels in English? Scrambled Eggs has prepared 5 useful adjectives to help you chat about cold weather, so you can practice and improve your English. After all, the weather is the number 1 topic of conversation in Britain!
Crisp weather? Sounds nice! It might not be the most ideal when it comes to weather, but for the most part we look at it with a positive light. What about when it’s a little colder though:
It’s still not too bad when it’s nippy, but things are getting progressively colder when compared to “crisp.” So why don’t we kick it up a notch and make things even colder, with “chilly”:
OK, now we start getting serious. And what is even colder than the discomfort of chilly? Probably as cold as it gets here in Milan:
And finally, for the coldest days of the year, when you just long for summer, even if here in Milan it gets so hot that it’s torture:
And there you go! Now you can chat with any native speaker and compare the weather in Milan with the weather abroad!
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