› Vocabulary › Seasons of the Year Seasons of the Year Winter In winter, there’s a lot of snow. You can build a snowman, have a snowball fight, go skiing, and much more. Spring Spring is the time when the first flowers start blooming. The birds are building their nests, and many animals have new babies. Summer The best way to deal with the summer heat is by cooling off in the water. You can go swimming or sun yourself on the beach. But don’t forget your sunscreen! Autumn When the leaves start falling and it rains a lot, that means it’s autumn. This is the time when pumpkins are ripe and corn can be harvested. Idioms Idioms with words from the topic Seasons can be found on the “Idioms” pages. example:We have every ice-cream flavour under the sun.= In the world or in existence.