The university is much bigger than it was half a decade ago. 大学比五年前大得多。
The death toll from covid-19 appears higher than official figures suggest. 新冠疫情死亡人数似乎高于官方数据公布的数字。
Between 2008 and 2018, 550,000 more Britons left London than moved to it. 在2008-2018年间，离开伦敦的英国人，比迁入伦敦的英国人，多55万人。
- 如何表达不同的观点/态度：[总领句] People become quite... when... [观点一] Some would consider..., and would not be able to understand why some people find it... [观点二] On the other hand, others would...
- 如何表达饱受争议、毁誉参半：Nothing has received more praise and abuse than XX
- 表达“过度”的概念：XX a little more than was good for sb
- 用 invariably 表达 always 的含义。
- 兴趣类话题：add colour to the dull routine of everyday life