二、【New words and expressions】生词和短语
★St. Bernard 圣伯纳德
★pass n. 关隘
★watchdog n. 看门狗
★rashly adj. 莽撞地，冒失地
★enclosure n. 围场，圈地
★monk n. 和尚，僧侣
★privacy n. 清静，隐居
★skier n. 滑雪者
★Easter n. 复活节
at Easter, at Christmas, at Thanksgiving
/ Join Switzerland to Italy / link Switzerland with Italy
connect … with:把…与某事联系在一起
I can’t connect the picture with my friend Mary.
Are you connected with the government?
be connected with 与…有联系
at 2,473 metres:介词短语修饰全句用于句首表示原因、条件或状态
At the age of 25, he is able.
At one point 65 metres, he is a little short.
Mr Smith was a famous person in American history.
Mr Smith, who died on July 17th at 84, was a famous person in American history.
There were very few passengers, who escaped without serious injury.
There were very few passengers who escaped without serious injury.
The taxi drivers, who knew about the traffic jam, took another road.
The taxi drivers who knew about the traffic jam took another road, and others who didn’t know about the traffic jam still took
this heavy road.
He lent me a thousand dollars, which was exactly the sum I needed.