Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Slope"

The meaning of "Slope" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does slippery slope argument mean?
A: Slippery slope is an expression meaning if you take a step you could slide further than you meant to or it’s going to be a very difficult challenge. People tend to use it to express taking risky actions or making risky decisions. For ex:

Taking pain pills to feel good is a slippery slope into drug addiction.

After the surgery, recovery was a slippery slope but I managed.

Passing certain laws is a slippery slope into taking our human rights away.
Q: What does send me down that slippery slope mean?
A: In that situation you would use influence if you are directly translating what I said. "Peer pressured" means feeling socially forced to do something, not physically forced. So influenced is actually the perfect word in this situation while "forced" conveys the wrong message. Other than that, it's a perfect way to say it.
Q: What does you are in a slippery slope mean?
A: You are in a slippery slope = You are on a course of action that will lead to something disastrous.
Q: What does slope mean?
A: 🔺 ←The two sides of this triangle are called slopes. In your sentence the slope may refer to a mountain slope.
Q: What does slippery slope mean?
A: It is not an easy task

Example sentences using "Slope"

Q: Please show me example sentences with steep (of a slope, hill, etc.).
A: The road went up a steep hill.

He skated down a steep hill.

They climbed up the mountain's steep slope.
Q: Please show me example sentences with slope (verb).
A: The meadow sloped gently down to the river.
Q: Please show me example sentences with slippery slope .
A: Taking this risk would be a very slippery slope for you in the future.
Q: Please show me example sentences with green grassy slope.
A: I fell down the green grassy slope. The rock rolled down the green grassy slope. A slope is a little hill.

Synonyms of "Slope" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between a steep slope and a sharp slope ?
A: A steep slope is very diagonal. As an example, "If you ski down a steep slope, you will go very fast." A sharp slope has more sudden turns. "I made a sharp turn to avoid crashing."
Q: What is the difference between 'slope to' and 'slant to' ?
A: Slope: a surface that is angled at a degree.
Eg: the hill has an upward slope and a downward slope.

It tiring to climb up the hill due to the steep slope.

Slant: when you put something and it is not equal. So you can say the thing is slanted.

Eg:
The picture frame on the wall is slanted. Please fix it
Q: What is the difference between slope and steep ?
A: @Gillers @Mel467 thank you!
Q: What is the difference between slope and uphill/downhill ?
A: Uphill & downhill are both slopes. Uphill is an upward slope, downhill is a downward slope.
Q: What is the difference between slope and gradient ?
A: They both mean the same thing. The only difference is the subject. Gradient is used more for the slope of a road or hill. Slope is also used for a road or hill, but it can also be used for a line in mathematics.

Translations of "Slope"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? the slope which people can ski
A: @flq We use a French word: piste.

Other questions about "Slope"

Q: Ahead very rapid slope, so go applying the brake a little bit.
Does this sound natural? (I know unnatural. Please correct me.)
A: Brake is pluralized because the braking system applies to all tires so although there is only one pedal multiple brakes are in use.
Q: On the western slope, a public burial ground is built along with a concrete staircase reaching up to the halfway point of the mountain. does this sound natural?
A: It would flow better if you said "On the western slope of the mountain there is a public burial ground that is built along with a concrete staircase that goes halfway up the mountain."
Q: All slopes are covered in soft grass and young pine trees planted in a line. Below grow various plants such as ladybells and Parnassia Palustris. does this sound natural?
A: The slopes are covered in grass and lined with pine trees. Various plants, such as ladybells and Parnassia Palustris, grow below.
Q: All slopes are gently undulating hills covered in grass without any trees. At the top of the mountain is a guard post for forest fire precaution. does this sound natural?
A: It was otherwise perfect besides the last part of the sentence "guard post as a precaution against forest fires."
Q: Look at that huge uphill slope. Do you think we can cycle up it?

and

Look at that huge downhill slope. Can you cycle down it with no hands?
does this sound natural?
A: @Eduardoakaedu: Your sentences are correct. But saying "cycle up it" and "cycle down" wouldn't be as common as saying "ride up it" or "make it to the top".... However you could definitely say your version and be understood.

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