Abbreviation

Learn how to abbreviate and shorten some words and how to use them.

ILY: meaning and uses

ILY: meaning and uses

Many people tend to get confused about this trendy acronym when their friends or relatives text them. However, here are other ILY meanings you should know.

Geoffrey Mutie
Geoffrey Mutie
English
How to use common text-messaging abbreviations: omw, tbf, ikr meaning

How to use common text-messaging abbreviations: omw, tbf, ikr meaning

Whether you use WhatsApp, iMessage, or just about any other platform with verbal messaging capabilities, here are a few of the most widely used acronyms and lingo to save you time and energy in expressing yourself.

Cecilia Gigliotti
Cecilia Gigliotti
English
“Continued” abbreviation — the right abbreviation for continued

“Continued” abbreviation — the right abbreviation for continued

You might have seen a few different abbreviations for “continued,” including cont., cont’d., and even con’t. But not all of them are correct. In fact, some of them are not even abbreviations.

Milena Lazova
Milena Lazova
English
Abbreviation for inches and its usage

Abbreviation for inches and its usage

An inch is typically a unit of length that’s equal to one-twelfth of a foot in the imperial and metric systems of measurements. That means twelve inches are in one foot.

Geoffrey Mutie
Geoffrey Mutie
English
Possible abbreviations for management

Possible abbreviations for management

Abbreviations can be difficult for both native and non-native speakers of English to learn.

Cecilia Gigliotti
Cecilia Gigliotti
English
5 different ways on how to abbreviate “International”

5 different ways on how to abbreviate “International”

There are many different ways to abbreviate the word “International’’ but only 5 of them are used regularly.

Dan Govedarov
Dan Govedarov
Abbreviation
Cecilia Gigliotti

I have extensive experience writing in a variety of genres, from literary novels to music reviews to academic articles. I appreciate the power of words.

Geoffrey Mutie

My name is Geoffrey! I am constantly looking for new ways to improve my writing skills and my interpersonal skills, which in my opinion help a person be professional.

Milena Lazova

I'm an ESL teacher with over 7 years of experience in providing original content. I really like writing educational articles which may help others learn some aspects of English.