In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The glossary is especially beneficial in the era of ever-increasing medical terms and acronyms.
- It has a glossary of acronyms, 2 pages of hints and tips and a step by step guide to using the computer software.
- It's generally accepted that you can use acronyms and abbreviations without explanation, where the term is well known by the audience.
- A list of abbreviations, acronyms, and symbols that should not be used also should be available.
- The word laser is an acronym for light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.
- I would like future writers to create new compound words and acronyms.
- Finally we reach the last letter in the acronym, which is ‘T’ for transformation.
- It is tempting to build in successive layers of meaning and symbols that derive from acronyms.
- There were also plenty of acronyms whose definitions were not just different versions of the same term.
- In official language, this occurs through the use of technical terms - acronyms and jargon.
- It's now perfectly acceptable to lowercase a company name, for example, and to create words out of acronyms.
- Although I'm heartily sick of three letter acronyms, NBA sounds impressive.
- Take the first letter of each concept, and make a fun acronym out of the letters.
- I've reduced this heavy string of words to its acronym because it has a pleasing Latin sound and neatly wraps the whole shebang in one small package.
- In some cases the letters S-U-M-O are an acronym for something else altogether.
- An SKU, for those uninitiated in Intel three letter acronyms, is a stock keeping unit.
- Abbreviations and acronyms should be employed in a variety of forms.
- A whole language of abbreviated words and acronyms has developed with the huge popularity of the text message.
- IT departments became very male places, and the techies traded acronyms and buzzwords to determine their position in the hierarchy.
- Business Link says the ICT marketplace is full of confusing acronyms, terms and ever-changing technologies.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.