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OMG, LOL Added to the Dictionary

It’s official: OMG and LOL are no longer just time-saving shorthands. They’re real English.

The Oxford English Dictionary (OED), the stalwart bastion on proper language, has embraced the tech world and added several abbreviations to its new online edition.

Those include OMG (Oh my god), LOL (laughing out loud), TMI (too much information), FYI (for your information) and BFF (best friends forever).

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Posted by on 03/25/2011 in Global News


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