40 Words Beginning with “Para-“

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paragliding (“against descending smoothly,” on the model of parachute): an airborne activity involving a person harnessed to a maneuverable parachute-like wing. paraphernalia (“beside dowry”): belongings or equipment. parasailing (“against sail,” on the model of parachute): an airborne activity involving a person harnessed to a parachute-like device being pulled by a vehicle.

Are You A Yard Accident Waiting To Happen?

Simple Productivity Blog

Rule of thumb: when working with mechanized lawn equipment, wear closed-toed, tie-on shoes. When you spray chemicals, they are airborne. Fridays are tip days at SimpleProductivity blog. I am by no means the safety queen, but five situations have come up recently that make me wonder if others are also asking for a yard or garden mishap. Do any of these scenarios fit? Weeding Without Gloves. Do you know what poison ivy looks like? How about poison oak and sumac?

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Minimum Survival Kit

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Also, when we’re doing fight exercises, sometimes we had to run continuously for 10 kilometers and more with all the fight equipment on us. One day the captain came to our dorm and told us: “time to pack your equipment, we’re going out on a survival exercise”.

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