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

The meaning of "Oil" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does classic oil mean?
A: http://www.thekitchn.com/whats-the-difference-between-canola-and-rapeseed-206047

I think it is rapeseed oil. But many people use canola oil and more often vegetable oil. I think you want this type of oil.
Q: What does An oil patch worker mean?
A: the least skilled worker in the oil industry who works out in the field. hard work. good money.
Q: What does oil tycoons in the sentence mean?
A: Oil tycoons are very wealthy people who got their money in the oil business!
Q: What does oil reserves mean?
A: An oil reserve is like a "well" of oil or "lake" or "pool" that instead of being filled with water it's filled with oil.
Q: What does oil pants mean?
A: Do you mean oil paints? Oil pants doesn't make sense 😂

Example sentences using "Oil"

Q: Please show me example sentences with the oil industry .
A: examples: " the oil industry is bullshit"
"i work at/in the oil industry"
"thats because the oil industry screwed us over"
"thats why the oil industry tried to do that"
Q: Please show me example sentences with oil.
A: The oil prices are increasing exponentially.

Synonyms of "Oil" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between be contaminated with oil from a leaking tanker and be contaminated with oil leaking from a tanker ?
A: They’re describing the same thing. The first one is saying that the tanker has a leak somewhere, (which means that oil is spilling out), and the second one is saying that oil is spilling out of the tanker (which means there is a leak)
Q: What is the difference between Even though oil prices have skyrocketed over the past week, consumption of petroleum is at an all-time high. and Whereas oil prices have skyrocketed over the past week, consumption of petroleum is at an all-time high. ?
A: Just to be clear, I wouldn’t use “whereas” in that sentence either. Whereas compares two things that act differently. I do agree though that “even though” is correct
Q: What is the difference between The oil price has risen sharply owing to the unstable market nowadays, which will have a negative effect on us. and The oil price rose sharply owing to the unstable market nowadays, which will have a negative effect on us. ?
A: "Risen," in the first one means the past. "Rose" in the second one, means present
Q: What is the difference between oil and oils and i think oil is uncountable noun.but i saw the sentence that written to 'oils' . i dont understand ?
A: "oil" is uncountable if you are talking about a single type of oil. For example, you would not say "I am putting oils in my car" instead you would just say "I am putting oil in my car"

However, "oils" is correct if you are talking about multiple types of oil. For example "I cook food using various different fats and oils."

Translations of "Oil"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? ちょうど一枚の油絵を仕上げたところです。

- I have just finished drawing the oil painting.

- I have been drawn the oil painting.
A: @hironori_ "I just finished the oil painting." :)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? The offshore oil and gas industry
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? —is it natural to say? i am here to get oil change or do you change oil?—
A: to get an oil change
좋아요!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I slid on an oil pool.
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? when I call to a oil campany, how can I say to order oil naturally. 오늘 기름 200불 만큼 주문하고 싶은데요.
A: I would like to place an order for $200 worth of oil

Other questions about "Oil"

Q: You should replace oil in a pan when the color of oil gets so dark that the bottom of the pan is invisible. does this sound natural?
A: 'you should replace the oil in a pan when the oil's become too cloudy to see the bottom' sounds more natural, but the way you put it is very easy to comprehend : )
Q: 油が足りない!
Isn't enough oil! does this sound natural?
A: There isn't enough oil!
Q: oil toil spoil foil boil soil does this sound natural?
A: I think this is a common issue that most Japanese could have,practice more on pronouncing words with L,you need to distinguish L with U
Q: I noticed that there was no an o-ring in the oil mist unit during a new installation as shown pictures below. does this sound natural?
A: referring to grammar and sounding natural, I would say this as: I noticed there was no o-ring in the oil mist unit during a new installation, as shown in the pictures below.
Q: Which one is correct?:

1-...was ranked the largest oil producer in the world by a wide margin...

2- ...was ranked as the largest oil producer in the world by a wide margin...

3- ...was ranked of the largest oil producer in the world by a wide margin...
A: 1. "As" is implied in "ranked", and "of" doesn't sound right here.

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