This time of year

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Definition

(the weather is good) this time of year: (the weather is good) during this period of the year, this season
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We don't sell strawberries this time of year. January isn't the best month for British strawberries!

Examples

  • "Edward : Well, it says here on the web that North Korea is very nice this time of year."
  • "There are many beautiful flowers there in bloom this time of year, so those who suffer from hay fever should bring some antihistamines or a protective mask."
  • "It's beautiful this time of year, the leaves are falling, the birds are singing, and best of all, it's hunting season!"
  • "I hear the swell is perfect this time of year, and I can't wait to see those California waves again."
  • "It's beautiful this time of year: the leaves are falling, the birds are singing, and best of all, it's hunting season!"
  • "You're an excellent public speaker, it will be great exposure for the company and Boston is beautiful this time of year."
  • "Now, while she's changing the bill, tell me a bit more about your native Sweden, I've heard it's quite cold this time of year."

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