slideshare ppt on research

Tuesday, 31 July 2012

ORIGIN OF WORD RESEARCH

1.  1570s, "act of searching closely," from M.Fr. recerche (1530s), from O.Fr. recercher "seek out, search closely," from re-, intensive prefix, + cercher "to seek for". Meaning "scientific inquiry" is first attested 1630s.
2.  Related: Researched; researching. Phrase research and development is recorded from 1923.