One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A type of ski lift which pulls skiers up a slope on their skis.
- ‘Up I went in the Gondola car, followed by another gondola car, a short walk to a drag lift, then a ski down to ride up on another drag lift.’
- ‘In terms of facilities, the mountain offers a mix between older one-person chairlifts, drag lifts, and two modern high-speed chairlifts, one triple and one quad.’
- ‘We're talking one chair lift, a few drag lifts, a bare piste or three with attendant facilities and equipment hire from The Stone Age.’
- ‘Also be prepared for the lift staff to be quite rough and not very helpful if you don't grab the drag lift properly or end up falling off it.’
- ‘There is a special beginners' area, replete with bunny slopes, free drag lifts and the reward of a confidence building blue run after a couple of days.’
- ‘The gondola connects the outskirts of the town with Bunderishka Polyana and from there with the remaining ski runs through chair lifts and drag lifts.’
- ‘For example, the company operating the seven cable cars, and the five gondola, 17 chair and 16 drag lifts, turns over $91m a year - roughly one third of Central Australia's total tourism earnings.’
- ‘However, the nursery slopes are also good and there are drag lifts, chair lifts and instructors to make it manageable.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.