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WHAT DOES RANKINGS MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Standings or rankings are listings which compare sports teams or individuals, institutions, nations, companies, or other entities by ranking them in order of ability or achievement. A table or chart may be employed to display such listings. A league table may list several related statistics, but they are generally sorted by the primary one that determines the rankings. Many industries and institutions may compete in league tables in order to help bring in new customers and clients. Those tables ranking sports teams are generally used to help determine who may advance to the playoffs or another tournament, who gets promoted or relegated, or who gets a higher draft pick.
The translations of rankings from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «rankings» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RANKINGS» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «rankings» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «rankings» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rankings
7 QUOTES WITH «RANKINGS»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word rankings.
If they had rankings in baseball, maybe I would have been able to do the math and figure out my chances of being a professional baseball player versus a tennis player. But that was the decision-maker for me, I just thought I was better in tennis.
The reason I didn't take the baseball route is because they don't have rankings for baseball players.
I'm trying not to pay too much attention to the rankings because calculations can distract you.
Missouri remains a low tax, efficiently run state, according to all prominent national rankings.
Rankings are not so important. I am only focused on winning tournaments.
When Yelp first took off, our rankings on Google would fluctuate wildly.
The more games I will play, the faster I will be back on a top spot in the world rankings.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RANKINGS»
Discover the use of rankings in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rankings and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
University Rankings: Theoretical Basis, Methodology and ...
While university ranking surveys are widely used in policy and academic discussions, this is the first book to explore the theoretical and methodological issues of ranking itself.
Jung Cheol Shin, Robert Kevin Toutkoushian, Ulrich Teichler, 2011
Global governance analysts, global business and management postgraduates, as well as regulation theorists and practitioners will also find this book to be of great interest.
Roger King, 2009
Google's PageRank and Beyond: The Science of Search Engine ...
What creates these powerful rankings? And how? The first book ever about the science of web page rankings, Google's PageRank and Beyond supplies the answers to these and other questions and more.
Amy N. Langville, Carl D. Meyer, 2011
The illustrated book of world rankings
Provides statistics on 190 nations of the world, covering such topics as population, family, race, religion, economics, agriculture, trade, and communications.
George Thomas Kurian, 2001
Rankings and the Reshaping of Higher Education: The Battle ...
This book is the first comprehensive study of rankings from a global perspective, making an important contribution to our understanding of the rankings phenomenon.
Ellen Hazelkorn, 2011
Finding the Best Business School for You: Looking Past the ...
A practical and strategic guide to assessing MBA programs, reading between the lines of the popular rankings, and choosing the program that will best suit your educatoinal and career goals.
Everette E. Dennis, Sharon P. Smith, 2006
Gale State Rankings Reporter
When you and your patrons need to conduct serious. analytical research on America's 50 states and Washington, D.C., turn to this new guide. You'll find over 5,200 state rankings within more than 3,000 tables.
Gary Alampi, 1994
Global University Rankings: Challenges for European Higher ...
Erkki Berndtson On academic rankings In his book Academic Tribes and
Territories, Tony Becher describes how one of the continuing features of
academic life is that almost everything is graded in more or less subtle ways.
Scholars are ready ...
Tero Erkkilä, 2013
Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education: Uses and ...
In this environment, the arrival of higher education rankings is not surprising.
They may be perceived as an independent assessment ofindividual institutions,
meeting wider policy goals for greater transparency and accountability, and ...
Priscilla Toka Mmantsetsa Marope, Peter J. Wells, Ellen Hazelkorn, 2013
Website visibility: the theory and practice of improving ...
Website Visibility marries academic research results to the world of the information practitioner and contains a focused look at the elements which contribute to website visibility, providing support for the application of each element with ...
Melius Weideman, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RANKINGS»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term rankings is used in the context of the following news items.
Tiger Woods Out Of Top 100 In World Rankings
For the first time since 1996, Tiger Woods is not one of the Top 100 players in the official World Golf Rankings. The 14-time major winner now sits at No. 104. «Golf.com, Mar 15»
New Health Rankings Score Counties On Income Inequality
Today, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released its annual County Health Rankings — but this time it added a little something extra. For the first time in ... «Forbes, Mar 15»
England below Costa Rica and Romania in Fifa world rankings
England have fallen two places to 17th in March's Fifa world rankings - below Romania and Costa Rica. Wales have also fallen, by three spots to 37th, while ... «BBC Sport, Mar 15»
Britain climbs up world university rankings
British universities have gained power in a top reputation ranking table, with Oxford and Cambridge muscling past big US names to make it to the top spots just ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Mar 15»
Tech reliability issues highlighted in JD Power's auto rankings
Lexus, Toyota's luxury name plate, topped J.D. Power's annual rankings of vehicle dependability for the fourth consecutive year. The Japanese automaker's ... «CBS News, Feb 15»
Buick-yes Buick!-cracks top auto rankings
Buick, already in the midst of a renaissance, has cracked the rankings of leading auto brands in the annual listing of top auto picks by Consumer Reports. «CNBC, Feb 15»
McDavid tops Central Scouting rankings
While the two players are the consensus top two prospects for the 2015 Draft according to most rankings, the NHL's list has the Erie Otters centre in the No. «TSN, Jan 15»
TCU snub shows weekly College Football Playoff rankings were a …
The false incumbency of its weekly rankings made the college football committee look ridiculous Sunday afternoon. They may have made the right decision in ... «Washington Post, Dec 14»
TCU moves back into CFP top four
TCU moved back into the College Football Playoff rankings' first four, and leapfrogged undefeated Florida State in the process. The Horned Frogs were ranked ... «ESPN, Dec 14»
Same Top 4 in Rankings, but College Football Playoff Keeps Things …
The latest playoff rankings, decided by the 12-member selection committee and released Tuesday night, kept the previous top four intact, with Alabama at No. «New York Times, Nov 14»
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