I guess we’ve reached an age where shorthand is rampant again, only more so in text messaging rather than writing. It’s called textese, perhaps because your teasing the reader into confusion or flirtation? And if you’re one of those folks who send messages all day long, here’s to hoping you have an unlimited data plan. Or, you could also save by sending it free online.
So, getting to the point: As much as we try to impress or make people laugh in face to face conversations, you can do the same with words, emoticons, and have an even more powerful effect with a cutesy SMS abbreviations.
There are tons of acronyms for words, but there are those that stand out and make everyone want to use them. These are far from the standard FYI and LOL. Here are top 10 cute SMS abbreviations that you can send to family, friends, or a special person in your life:
1. HAND: Have a nice day
2. *S*: *Smile*
3. LYWAMH: Love You With All My Heart
4. H&K : Hugs and Kisses
5. AML : All my love
6. @>–;– : Rose emoticon
7. CW2CU : Can’t Wait to SEE You
8. BYE: Beside You Every time
9. *$ : Starbucks
10. SFETE : Smiling From Ear To Ear
You may want to use these to:
• Brighten someone’s day
• Make someone roll on the floor laughing (ROTFL)
• Make a special person smile
• Save space in an elaborate, but word-count restricted love letter
Our fave from the list is *$, since everyone could use a coffee break, wouldn’t you agree?
If you’ve ever felt a little mind-boggled from all the abbreviations in textland, then the list above should help just a little. Learning should be in chops of information. Not too much at a time. Stay tuned for extra lists of abbreviations coming soon.
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