A "who are you?" quiz is an online test that asks you questions about yourself and gives you answers about your personality, your interests, your work style, your compatibility with others, and other aspects about you.
Etc., e.g., esp., Eng., and Inc. are examples of some common abbreviations. EnglishLeap.com, InfoPlease.com, FactMoster.com and AResearchGuide.com are websites that provide lists of many abbreviations, as of 2015. The sites do not require users to register to view their contents.
Maine is the state with the postal abbreviation "ME." Maine is one of nine states and territories beginning with the letter "M" and one of four with the first two letters "Ma."
The abbreviations for the 50 states are two-letter acronyms that relate to the name of the state. They were implemented at the same time the five-digit ZIP code was created. Postal workers thought long city names coupled with long state names would be too much for magazine address labels.
The character or symbol commonly used to represent the word "and" is called an ampersand. The shape of the ampersand is based on the cursive lettering of the Latin word "et," which means "and."
The postal abbreviation for the state of Washington is "WA." The state actually has two accepted abbreviations: a postal service abbreviation and a standard abbreviation. The standard abbreviation for the state of Washington is "Wash."
Some abbreviations for texting include "brb" meaning "be right back," "2day" meaning "today" and "143" meaning "I love you." Some other texting abbreviations include "adn" for "any day now," "afaik" for "as far as I know" and "b4" for "before."
According to the Oxford English Dictionary, some standard abbreviations include adj. for adjective, addr. for address, knowl. for knowledge, l. for line, lab. for laboratory, lang. for language, lit. for literal(ly), m. or masc. for masculine, and f. or fem. for feminine.
The periodic table got its name from the way the elements are arranged in rows, which are called periods. The columns of the table are called groups, some of which have specific names, such as the noble gases and the halogens.
A company's abbreviation is called its ticker symbol. Because it is too time consuming to list the entire name of each company along with its stock price, the names of companies are shortened.