2016年9月7日 星期三

list, listed, waterig, blag, fumigation, frame nailer



71-year-old Chicago man listed in fair condition after being robbed and shot by two men while he was watering his lawn.
$1,000 Reward Offered in Shooting of Chicago Man Watering Lawn
ABC7CHICAGO.COM|作者:ERIC HORNG ABC7





"It's a final thumbs up from me," he wrote, accompanied by a selfie of him lying in a sickbed, covered in drips, smiling cheerfully with his thumbs in the air. "I've done well to blag things as well as I have up till now, but unfortunately I think this is just one hurdle too far."

The Fumigation State

Reforming Illinois after the Blagojevich circus




胡適用 "掃除愛蟲" 1941/7/25

list, 

VERB

1[WITH OBJECT] Make a list of:I have listed four reasons below
1.1Include or enter in a list:local offices are listed in the phone book
1.2[NO OBJECT] (list at/for) Be on a list of products at (a specified price):the bottom-of-the-line Mercedes lists for $52,050
1.3Give (a building, company, etc.) listed status.
2[NO OBJECT] archaic Enlist for military service:I listed myself for a soldier

listed 

Pronunciation: /ˈlɪstɪd/ 

ADJECTIVE

1(Of a building in the UK) officially designated as being of architectural or historicalimportance and having protection from demolition or major alterations:a 15th-century Grade I listed building
2Relating to or denoting companies whose shares are quoted on the main market of the London Stock Exchange:listed securities
nailer

n.

1. One whose occupation is to make nails; a nail maker.

2. One who fastens with, or drives, nails.
DEWALT Recalls Framing Nailers Due to Serious Injury Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

Name of Product: DEWALT D51825 and D51850 Framing Nailers

Units: About 9,000

Distributor: DEWALT Industrial Tool Co., of Towson, Md.

Hazard: The bump action trigger on the framing nailers could have been incorrectly assembled during production, which would allow the nailer to eject a fastener unexpectedly or cause the trigger lock-off not to function. This can pose a serious injury hazard to the user or bystander.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description: DEWALT framing nailers with model numbers and date codes listed below:




Model Number

Description

Date Code Range


D51825

Clipped Head Framing Nailer

20080249-20082749


D51850

Full Round Head Framing Nailer

20080249-20082749


Sold at: Wholesale distributors and retailers nationwide from January 2008 through September 2008 for about $280.

Manufactured in: Mexico

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the framing nailers and contact DEWALT for instructions on receiving a free replacement bump action trigger.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact DEWALT toll-free at (877) 437-7181 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm�s Web site at www.DEWALT.com

fumigation
[fjúːməgèit]

n.

[Cf. F. fumigation.]

1. The act of fumigating, or applying smoke or vapor, as for disinfection.

2. Vapor raised in the process of fumigating.


[動](他)…を(煙・蒸気で)蒸す, いぶす;…の燻蒸(くんじょう)消毒をする.

fù・mi・gá・tion

[名]



blag

Line breaks: blag
Pronunciation: /blag
 
/
British informal


verb (blags, blagging, blagged)

[with object]
  • 1Manage to obtain (something) by using persuasion or guile: they blagged two free tickets to France
  • 1.1Manage to obtain (private or confidential information) by impersonation or another method of deception: they were often able to hack phones because they had blagged phone numbers and passwords (as noun blagging) blagging is an offence under the Data Protection Act
  • 2Steal (something) in a violent robbery or raid: I could lie in wait and blag her fur coat

noun

Back to top  
  • 1An act of using persuasion or guile to obtain something: raising the £6.5 million had been either a heroic achievement by selfless, dedicated humanitarians or the blag of the century

Derivatives


Origin

late 19th century: perhaps from French blaguer 'tell lies'.

沒有留言: