Jargon Bahasa Inggris

15 06 2009

Bagi Anda yang aktif di ngeblog atau aktif di milis-milis, mungkin familiar dengan istilah/singkatan-singkatan seperti CMIIW, IMHO, atau FYI. Saya coba berbagi informasi tentang daftar istilah-istilah lainnya yang biasa digunakan :

AFAIK = As Far As I Know

ASAP= As Soon As Possible

BTW = By The Way

CMIIW = Correct Me If I’m Wrong

LTNC = Long Time No See

OIC = Oh, I See

OMG = Oh, My God

OTOH = On The Other Hand

CP = Cross-Posting

OT = Off Topic

OOT = Out Of Topic

VOOT = Very Out Of Topic

POV = Point Of View

PS = Post Scriptum; PostScript

SOL = Sorry, One Liner – kalau pesan anda pendek, cantumkan ini.

FYI = For Your Information

HTH = Hope That Helped/Hope This Helps

IAC = In Any Case

IIRC = If I Recall Correctly

ASAP = As Soon As Posible

IMO = In My Opinion

IMHO = In My Humble Opinion (rarely: In My Honest Opinion)

IMNSHO = In My Not-So-Humble Opinion

IOW = In Other Words

ISO = In Search Of

LOL = Laughs Out Loud

LMAO = Laughing My Ass Off

ROTFL = Rolling On The Floor Laughing

ROTFLMAO = Rolling On The Floor Laughing My Ass Off

SSIA = Subject Says It All

TBE = To Be Expected

TBH = To Be Honest

TWIMC = To Whom It May Concern

TBYB = Try Before You Buy

TMA = Take My Advice

TIMTOWTDI = There Is More Than One Way To Do It

TINALO = This Is Not A Legal Opinion

TINAR = This Is Not A Recommendation

TIA = Thanks In Advance

TFTT = Thanks For The Thought

TYVM = Thank You Very Much

WOMBAT = Waste Of Money, Brains, And Time

WBS = Write Back Soon

WRT = With Regard To; With Respect To

WYGIWYPF = What You Get Is What You Pay For

WYSIWYG = What You See Is What You Get

WTB = Want To Buy

WTS = Want To Sell

WTI = Want To Inform

WTA = Want To Ask

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TGIF = Thank God It’s Friday

FUBAR = Fucked Up Beyond All Recognition

Sumber : kaskus :p