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On 1/20/16 04:40, taliesin the storyteller wrote:
> Snow has come, finally.
>
> "xiro" /'xirʉ/ n. a quality of sloshy snow (or mud) that is a slog to
> walk on, one step forward and you slide around for half a step back. Do
> not eat.
>
> "ŋa" /ŋɑ/ n. another quality of snow. what you get around freezing
> conditions if the snow is of the right age. Sticky, perfect for making
> snowballs, sticks to shoes but is otherwise nice to walk on. Fine to eat
> (unless dirty/yellow).
>
> My town had both conditions yesterday, the first probably caused by
> salted sidewalks/pavements.

Like the conditions here today.