cynic might speculate that the UK is on the verge of disappearing into an
endless fever of self-celebration in its desperation to reinvent itself for the
post-Brexit world: after town of culture, who knows what will follow village of
culture? Suburb of culture? Hamlet of culture?
cynic might speculate that…在that引导的宾语从句中，主语为the UK，系动词为is，表语为on the
verge，后边跟上of短语of disappearing into an endless fever of
self-celebration做后置定语用来修饰限定the verge;in its desperation to reinvent itself for
the post-Brexit 介词短语做状语，用来修饰that宾语从句;再往后会看到冒号用来解释说明前边的内容;