Unit 10.1

Abbreviations

INTRODUCTION

Abbreviations are shortened forms of words or phrases.

FORM

Below you can see some abbreviations:

  • ASAP – as soon as possible
  • DIY – Do it yourself
  • no. – number

EXAMPLE

  • Mr – Mister
  • temp. – temperature
  • vs – versus

USE

We use abbreviations in everyday life.

Make sure your readers are familiar with the abbreviations, that you’re using. If they are not, write out the full name when you use them for the first time.

License

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