|kuona englanniksi||clinker fi, cinder fi, scum fi, slag fi, slam fi|
*: Nobody could pretend that a huge slope of clinker is aesthetically pleasing.
: clinker planking; a clinker dinghy
: rfquotek|Jonathan Swift
*: Some scumd the drosse, that from the metall came; / Some stird the molten owre with ladles greatnb....
*: Take the smallest Cucumbers you can get, and as free from Spots as possible, put them into a strong Salt and Water for nine or ten Days, or till they are quite Yellow, and stir them twice a Day at least, or they will scum over, and grow soft
*: SOo by Merlyns aduys ther were sente fore rydars to skumme the Countreye / & they mette with the fore rydars of the north / and made hem to telle whiche wey the hooste cam / and thenne they told it to Arthur / and by kyng Ban and Bors counceill they lete brenne and destroye alle the contrey afore them there they shold ryde
*: Wandering up and down without certain seat, they lived by scumming those seas and shores as pirates.
*: A great majority of the members are scummed together from the Jacobinical dregs of former periods of the revolution.
*: After the big village, the scenery had returned to grass and woodland, but this had now given way to ugly mounds of discarded slag. Beyond the slag was a colliery with its machinery and smoking chimney, making the whole area look grim and austere.
*: In Asia Minor and on islands in the Aegean Sea, dumps of slag (scum formed by molten metal surface oxidation) demonstrate that silver was being separated from lead as early as 5000 BC.
*: He leans out over the track and skims slag off the top of the boiling steel, risking what is called “catching a flyer,” which occurs when hot metal explodes out of the mold, spraying everyone in the vicinity.
*: Consequently, mounds of large ‘cakes’ of slag are often found near the smelting sites of the Late Bronze Age, as for example at Ramsau in Austria (Doonan et al. 1996).
*: During blast furnace operations, the plant operator pays careful attention to the slag chemistry (both composition and variability) as slag behavior is a major consideration in ensuring the quality of hot metal (molten iron).
*: All these properties are determined by slag composition and its temperature. In basic slags, foaming ability increases as SiO2 concentration grows.
*: Kill him. Kill the royal slag.
*: Cant believe its been nearly 11 years since them slags smashed into the twin towers
*: We never talked about that, of course; we talked about how we could find a woman in the Dilly, and if the Yanks had taken them all, how we could always resort to the peroxided older slags who hung out around the side doors to Waterloo station and did [[knee-trembler|knee trembler]]s for the Yanks.
*: ‘Slag! Wait till I tell Jacob what we?ve been doing – and I will, you mark my words! He?ll want nowt to do with you then, will he, eh? He?ll see you for what you really are. A cheap and nasty little bitch!’
*: ‘...He was a lovely man but, when I told him I wanted to continue swinging, he freaked out and called me a slag.’
*: If you slag off the other person, then—to the extent that your child identifies with that person as their parent—you are slagging off a part of them.
: Dont slam the door!
: Dont slam that trunk down on the pavement!
: Dont ever slam me in front of the boss like that again!
: Union leaders slammed the new proposals.
: Critics slammed the new film, calling it violent and meaningless.
*: How many slams in an old screen door? / Depends how loud you shut it.
*: The slam and the scowl were lost upon Sam.
: ux|en|I dont mean this as a slam, but you can be really impatient sometimes.