Netlingo

Text messaging shorthand has been in the Philippines for more than a decade now and every now and then new ones are added to the ever growing list. If you could not keep up with it, chances are that the time will come that you won't be able to understand the text messages that you receive. Now this thing has crept into the web, people are into shorthand these days. Here are some netlingo that you must know to be safe in the web:

* UG2BK . . . . . . . You got to be kidding
* GBTW. . . . . . . . Get back to work
* NMP . . . . . . . . . Not my problem
* PIR . . . . . . . . . . Parent in room
* GFTD. . . . . . . . . Gone for the day
* FYEO. . . . . . . . . For your eyes only
* BI5 . . . . . . . . . . Back in five minutes
* DEGT . . . . . . . . Don’t even go there
* BIL . . . . . Boss is listening
* PAW. . . . Parents are watching
* 99 . . . . . . Parents are no longer watching
* PCM . . . . Please call me
* IMS. . . . . I am sorry
* TOY. . . . . Thinking of you
* KUTGW. . Keep up the good work
* CID . . . . . Consider it done
* FWIW. . . For what it’s worth
* HAND . . . Have a nice day
* IAT . . . . . I am tired
* NRN . . . . No response necessary
* 4COL. . . . For crying out loud
* WRUD. . . What are you doing
* LMIRL. . . Let’s meet in real life
* ^5 . . . . . . High five

There are more but of course you know them already like LOL or ROFL or LMAO or NSFW or OMG or OMFG or WRUD or TTYL or BRB.

SWDYT? AIMMC? I guess I'm giving 2mi now, 10-4

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