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Some common text symbols are LOL for laughing out loud, TMI for too much information, OMG for oh my God, IMHO for in my humble opinion and J/K for just kidding, according to NetLingo. Common emoticons include :), ;) and ... More »

Emoticons are graphical representations of emotions or other ideas composed of letters or other writing symbols; they are popular in text messages. For example, the emoticon :) resembles a smiling face turned sideways. More »

Common abbreviations used for text messages include LOL, MSG, TTYL, OMG and NBD, according to txtDrop.com. Text messages contain other common abbreviations such as n00B, OIC, PLZ, M8 and SRY. Some abbreviations sound lik... More »

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FYI, LOL, OMG, J/K and TMI are among the most common acronyms in text messaging. FYI is short for "for your information." LOL indicates that the person typing is "laughing out loud." OMG is a popular substitute for "Oh m... More »

Some common abbreviations used in text messages are LOL for "laughing out loud," OMG for "oh my God," JK for "just kidding," IMO for "in my opinion" and TTYL for "talk to you later." IDK means "I don't know," IRL means "... More »

Emoticons are graphical representations of emotions or other ideas composed of letters or other writing symbols; they are popular in text messages. For example, the emoticon :) resembles a smiling face turned sideways. More »

Some popular text symbols include :-( to indicate a sad face and :-) to indicate a happy face. Variations on those symbols are :( and :). To indicate an even sadder emotion, :'-( shows a face that is crying. To show cryi... More »