Seasons - Времена года (2)

Winter, spring, summer and autumn are the seasons of the year. December, January and February are winter months. The weather is cold. The days are short and the nights are long. The rivers and lakes freeze and we can go skating and skiing.

March, April and May are spring months. It is very nice season. The weather is fine. There are many green trees in the streets in the parks and in the yards. The birds return from the hot countries and make their nests.

June, July and August are summer months. It is hot or warm. The days are long and the nights are short. There are many nice flowers in the parks and squares in the summer. The pupils do not go to school. June is the first month of summer. We have the longest day and the shortest night in the year on the 21st - 22nd of June. July is the middle month of summer. It is hot and sun shines brightly. The sky is blue and cloudless. August is the last summer month.

September, October and November are autumn months. The weather is changeable. It often rains. You can see yellow, red, brown leaves everywhere. It is time for gathering the harvest.