As you may or may not know, an acronym is a type of abbreviation (shortening). The first letters from a series of words (that name something) are taken and pronounced as either another word or just the letters. This makes it easier to pronounce and remember.
Here is a table of the most common ones for you to familiarize yourselves with.
There are also some acronyms we use for measurements.
They are useful to know as measurements constantly feature in our everyday lives. Let’s take a peek.
Now for some fun!