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to feel violently irritated by people who don't use acronyms properly?

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EccentricaGallumbits Mon 07-Sep-09 15:05:22

most often mixed up appear to be AFAIK nd IIRC.

There's a bloody list up there women. Use it.

belgo Mon 07-Sep-09 15:07:34

AIBU to be violently irritated by people who don't use capitals or spell check properly?wink

EccentricaGallumbits Mon 07-Sep-09 15:09:43

I can use capitals and can spell but my keyboard is a little temprmental and full of wine and crumbs.

belgo Mon 07-Sep-09 15:10:39

Excuses excuses grin

SomeGuy Mon 07-Sep-09 15:11:18


EccentricaGallumbits Mon 07-Sep-09 15:13:51

I don't think I am.

SomeGuy Mon 07-Sep-09 15:19:46

IMOH bad speling is much wurs than IUOA

scroobiuspirate Mon 07-Sep-09 15:21:09

it's 'and' not 'nd'

pranma Mon 07-Sep-09 17:58:41

Its very very difficult to get the hang of all the abbreviations and newbies deserve credit for trying imho.

EccentricaGallumbits Mon 07-Sep-09 18:04:32

still makesme cringe if used totally wrongly.and I can bloody spell.My keyboard can't. so there.

Nancy66 Mon 07-Sep-09 18:05:18

They just annoy me full stop.
Sometimes a post is so full of them that you can't make any sense of it.

Fluffypoms Mon 07-Sep-09 18:19:40

Can you Answer what this one means please.

curiositykilled Mon 07-Sep-09 18:23:22

where's the list? blush

EccentricaGallumbits Mon 07-Sep-09 18:24:45

list is up the top in blue. underneath the bit tha says mumsnet talk.


PlumpRumpSoggyBaps Mon 07-Sep-09 18:25:05

Tigger Eats Honey
Tennis Elbow Hurts
Thirty Eight Holes
Try Eating Haslet
Tories Eject Ham



EccentricaGallumbits Mon 07-Sep-09 18:26:02

Horrible Tit Hurt?

Fluffypoms Mon 07-Sep-09 18:26:11

huh hmm?

FabBakerGirlIsBack Mon 07-Sep-09 18:27:35

What context fluffypoms?

EccentricaGallumbits Mon 07-Sep-09 18:29:18

Huge Undulating Hands?

DevilsAdvocaat Mon 07-Sep-09 18:34:56

what does OH mean instead of DH? i see it all the time but can't see it in the list.

blinder Mon 07-Sep-09 18:38:54



Fluffypoms Mon 07-Sep-09 18:38:56

I cant think fab, but seen it quite a bit. teh?

FabBakerGirlIsBack Mon 07-Sep-09 18:39:14

Other half.

blinder Mon 07-Sep-09 18:39:45

DH - darling husband
OH - other husband wink

ThingumyandBob Mon 07-Sep-09 18:43:30

Violently irritated is a bit OTT…this is Mumsnet, some people are trying to type on 2 hours sleep with toddlers round their ankles. The odd typo is hardly surprising!

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