剑桥雅思16Test3Part4听力答案解析 Hand knitting
剑桥雅思16 Test3 Part4听力答案解析
对应原文：When someone says the word ‘knitting’ we might well picture an elderly person – a grandmother perhaps-sitting by the fire knitting garments for themselves
对应原文：knitting is an activity of the past – and, indeed, during the previous decade, it was one of the skills that was predicted to vanish from everyday life.
对应原文：With that trend, we’re also seeing an increase in the sales figures for knitting equipment
对应原文： it’s still true today that knitting can be helpful if you’re experiencing economic hardship
对应原文：And the results of knitting your own clothes can be very rewarding, this article is from Laokaoya website, even though the skills you need to get going are really quite basic and the financial outlay is minimal.
对应原文：One of the interesting things about knitting is that the earliest pieces of clothing that have been found suggest that most of the items produced were round rather than flat.
对应原文： What’s more, the very first needles people used were hand carved out of wood and other natural materials, like bone
对应原文：Ancient people knitted using yarns made from linen, hemp, cotton and wool, and these were often very rough on the skin.
对应原文：Another interesting fact about knitting is that because it was practised in so many parts of the world for so many purposes, regional differences in style developed.
答案解析：many parts of the world、regional与geographical areas的对应提示大家答案即将到来，原文中只有style填上去语义合适，由此确定为答案。
对应原文： it seems, men, women and children took every opportunity to knit, for example, while watching over sheep, walking to market or riding in boats.
答案解析：空前短语looking after与watching over同义替换，根据修饰关系确定sheep为正确答案。