題目：Typhoon strikes Taiwan
作文題目: Typhoon strikes Taiwan
停電 power was knocked out
停水 stops water supplies
停班停課 school and offices would be closed
暴雨 heavy rainfall
Taiwan is an island on Pacific Ocean, so there are many typhoons hit Taiwan every year. It is a mature tropical cyclone. Typhoon can divide into *violent Typhoon, Very Strong Typhoon , Typhoon , Severe Tropical Storm, Tropical Storm and Tropical Depression.
*列出前三個即可，後面用and so on.
* cyclone, hurricanes, typhoons比較: https://tw.voicetube.com/videos/42505?ref=cnn_student_news (4:50處開始看)
The strongest typhoon in my memory is the Megi Typhoon that hit Taiwan in 2016. It caused landfalls and heavy rain. All the schools and offices (in Taiwan)
would be were closed. Many houses’ power was knocked out, including our house. *Our power was knocked out almost one day! Many electric(electronic) equipment like fridge, light, AC, washing machine cannot work!
* We lived a life without light for nearly a whole day.
* electronic: 用電子操控的；electric: 有關電的、帶電的 e.g. electric current/power(電流/電力)
Floods, landfalls, inwelling, heavy rain, foehn, strong winds, all can cause serious damages. Typhoons are very scary.
*slam Taiwan with heavy rain 暴雨掃台