Phrase of the week

July 7, 2013 at 10:30 AMMichele Mottini

I think he was taken aback. (He might not have been. It can be hard to tell with engineers.)

Frances Woolley in 'The lunch problem'

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Phrase of the week

April 28, 2013 at 5:15 PMMichele Mottini

economists can . . . link almost any unexpected effect with any favorite cause. That is one reason they are held in lower esteem than engineers.

The Economist in ‘Climbing, stretching and stumbling’ – China section of the April 20th 2013 issue.

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