#EngQuiz: test your knowledge on common English abbreviations!

So here’s what we’re going to do: I’m going to test your knowledge on common English abbreviations. Please join our !

How? Pretty simple: I will type the abbreviations, you will answer what they stand for. I hope you’re ready! :D

  1. Prof.
  2. etc.
  3. B.C.
  4. inc.
  5. A.M.
  6. e.g.
  7. A.D.
  8. Mr.
  9. i.e.
  10. P.M.
  11. c. or ca.
  12. Dr.
  13. oz.
  14. St.
  15. Jr.
  16. ed.
  17. Ltd.
  18. et al.
  19. no.
  20. lib.

ANSWERS

  1. Professor
  2. et cetera (and so on)
  3. Before Christ
  4. incorporated
  5. ante meridiem (before noon)
  6. exempli gratia (for example)
  7. anno Domini
  8. Mister
  9. id est (that is)
  10. post meridiem (after noon)
  11. circa (approximate date)
  12. Doctor
  13. ounce
  14. Street
  15. Junior
  16. edition
  17. Limited
  18. et alia (and others)
  19. number
  20. library

Source: Abbreviations on EnchantedLearning.com

Compiled and written by @NenoNeno at @EnglishTips4U on July 14, 2014

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One response to “#EngQuiz: test your knowledge on common English abbreviations!

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