Re: Corpora: List of abbreviations

John Hutchins (
Thu, 30 Apr 1998 12:26:23 BST


>> I am looking for a list of abbreviations of common use in
>> English (such =
>> as Ltd., Mr., Inc., ...). I have found some of them in
>> Internet but they =
>> include a lot of acronyms I am not interested in.

Most (probably all) printed English dictionaries, and
bilingual dictionaries (e.g. for Spanish and English)
contain lists of common abbreviations. Then there are also
the printed dictionaries of abbreviations you will find in
any library.

John Hutchins
30 April

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