Common Acronyms in English Writing

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What is an acronym? Basically, an acronym is a word or name formed as an abbreviation from the initial components of a phrase in English or an English word, usually individual letters.

For example, NA, LOL, BTW, are some common acronyms (further explained below).

There are no universal standards for the multiple names for such abbreviations.

Same acronym can be used to represent different phrases.

Watch video here and learn about 12 common acronyms in English writing. Muhammad Akmal has explained following acronyms in details.

  • LOL
  • BTW
  • DIY
  • FYI OR FYKI
  • IMO
  • NA
  • OMG
  • POV
  • RIP
  • IDK
  • BRB
  • ASAP

So, watch the video complete by Muhammad Akmal English coach to learn their meanings and use in English: