Alphabet Soup: An A-Z of Abbreviations by Rosalind Fergusson
English | September 20, 2004 | ISBN: 0747572305 | 192 pages | PDF | 13 MB
Abbreviations occur in every aspect of our daily lives. Some have become words in their own right, like radar and laser, and many are almost never used in their full form (phone, MOT, DVD). Others, like cf., ibid. and viz., are often seen but fewer and fewer of us know what they stand for.