Are you considering a career change and cruising endless job sites?
Might you be skipping over some amazing opportunities like “Speleology” (see below) because you can only guess at what it means?
Because I care about you, I’ve put together an alphabetical list of careers that may be your perfect match, along with helpful illustrations of what you’ll be doing when you land that dream job:
Word and What You Guessed It Meant
What It Actually Means
Something to do with being sorry?
|The study of bees.|
Something to do with pitching a tent?
|The art or study of bell casting and ringing.|
Something to do with pterodactyls?
|The technique of communicating by signs made with the hands and fingers.|
Something to do with dumpster diving?
|The study of a society or culture by analyzing its refuse.|
Something to do with my nose?
|The branch of medicine that deals with the classification of diseases.|
Something to do with Yoko Ono?
|The study of name formation and naming practices.|
Something to do with my friends?
|The study of pollens and spores, especially those that are fossilized.|
Something to do with my cell phone?
|The study of speech sounds in language.|
Something else to do with pterodactyls?
|The study of ferns and other seedless plants.|
Something to do with channel surfing?
|The study of the effects of radiation on living organisms.|
Something to do with being a couch potato?
|The branch of medicine dealing with nutrition and dietetics.|
Something to do with spelling?
|The scientific study of caves.|
Something to do with getting mad…or sick…or something?
|The study of flags.|