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Read More » Texting & Chat Abbreviations From A3 to ZZZ this guide lists 1,500 text message and online chat abbreviations to help you translate and understand today's texting lingo.

Since the internet was originally based on ascii communication, and mostly the typed word, a number of typing shortcuts have become quite broadly used.

A few of these, listed below, refer to specific emotions, as opposed to word shortcuts.

For instance, if I wanted to end a statement with a grin, to show that I was being humorous, I'd end it like this .

If you don't want to be perceived as a real newbie (a person new to the internet), use one or two of these judiciously in each message where appropriate.

These abbreviations and emoticons are also frequently used when people send messages on mobile phones.

s, keep in mind that different chat abbreviations are used by different groups of people.

To keep our chat guide user-friendly for all ages, some inappropriate words have been edited to include an alternate meaning.