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Texting ‘speak’

Here are some of the most popular texting/chat short forms and what they stand for…never use these in formal writing!

LOL – laugh out loud
UR – you are, your, or you’re
H2GTW – have to go to the washroom
CMITM – call me in the morning
BTW – by the way
B4N – bye for now
L8R – see you later
TEOTWAWKI – the end of the world as we know it
P911 – parent emergency / parent near
2NITE – tonight
BRB – Be right Back
DBEYR – Don’t believe everything you read
BFF – Best friends forever
FWIW – For what it’s worth
GR8 – Great
ILY- I love you
ISO – In search of
IMHO – In my humble opinion
JK – Just kidding
NP – No problem
NIMBY – Not in my back yard
OIC – Oh, I see
OMG – Oh my Goodness!
POV – Point of view
R U = are you…
ROFL – Rolling on the floor laughing
STBY – Sucks to be you (very slang!)
SWAK – Sealed with a kiss
TX / THX – Thanks
TLC – Tender loving care
TMI – Too much information
TTYL – Talk to you later
WEG – Wicked evil grin

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