Periods after abbreviations

Duane Campbell dcamp911 at JUNO.COM
Mon Jun 28 18:49:26 UTC 2004

On Mon, 28 Jun 2004 14:13:03 -0400 Damien Hall
<halldj at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU> writes:

> For me, prescriptively, if I might be so bold, no abbreviation
> should have a
> period after it unless that period actually replaces letters, so
> correct forms
> are:
> Ms      [etc]

Perhaps this is just to counterbalance the Brits' compulsive overuse of


I am Duane Campbell and I approve this message

More information about the Ads-l mailing list