Symbols

Introduction

A symbol is an object which represents something other than itself.

Contents

Alphabet

An alphabet is a set of letters or symbols in a fixed order, used to represent the basic sounds of a language.

Abbreviation

An abbreviations is a letter(s) or shortened word used instead of a full word or phrase

A short form of a word or phrase, e.g. in addresses, Rd is an abbreviation of Road.

Emoticons

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Consonants

English uses 26 letters: ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

BCDFGHJKLMNPQRSTVWXYZ are consonants.