那"autumn years"是”秋天一样的年“？权威词典里对autumn years是这样解释的：
Someone's autumn years are the later years of their life, especially after they have stopped working.
1. She has nice company for her autumn years.
2. In his autumn years, James was able to enjoy his garden a lot more.
在James的晚年，他可以尽情地享用他的花园了。秋天树叶凋零 - fall of the leaf
in the dead of winter 是什么意思？
Even in the dead of winter, there are many wonderful outdoor activities to do in Canada.
即使是在隆冬，加拿大也有很多很棒的户外活动可以参加。the year of my birth sign
A: Is this the year of your birth sign?
B: Yeah, I was born in the year of the pig .