Is the word "For" omitted in abbreviation ?
Should it be ommited, if you were creating an org called. Old People for something something... does the for get ommited according to the rules of grammar
- CB8504Lv 47 years agoFavorite Answer
"While abbreviations typically exclude the initials of short function words (such as "and", "or", "of", or "to"), they are sometimes included in acronyms to make them pronounceable. Sometimes the letters representing these words are written in lower case, such as in the cases of TfL (Transport for London) and LotR (Lord of the Rings). This usually occurs when the acronym represents a multi-word proper noun."Source(s): Wikipedia for Acronyms
- MikeLv 77 years ago
- MamieLv 77 years ago
ABsolutely not. There is no rule of English grammar that says you can omit the word for. Why should you want to, anyway, unless you're trying to create an acronym. Old People for Sex -- OPS.