terrain | Bangkok Post: learning

Learning > Words in news (เรียนภาษาอังกฤษจากคำศัพท์)

terrain

- +

an area of land, usually one that has particular physical features ภูมิประเทศ, ลักษณะภูมิประเทศ,ผืนดิน 

In fact, it's not really a road; it's just rocky terrain along which our truck had to creep and climb carefully through the dense jungle.

Nakhon Ratchasima and Chaiyaphum are of the biggest concern because they house national parks with mountainous terrain that exposes nearby areas to flash flooding.

The setting for the latest stand-off between the red shirts and the government – the complex urban terrain of the city's business centre – makes the threat of attacks launched by third-hand elements more acute.

More on this topic

Bangkok Post online classifieds

Try buying & selling goods and properties 24/7 in our classifieds which has high purchasing power local & expatriate audience from within Thailand and around the world.

0 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments