Every Little Thing She Does Police
Make sure you're up with the times with 10 of the most popular text phrases from the next generation, plus the abbreviations you should have ditched by now...
Text speak evolves faster than any other form of language and it can be hard work keeping up with the latest abbreviations and slang.
Do you know your 'fleek' from your 'NSFW'? Don't worry if you don't know what we're talking about because we've got a breakdown of 10 of the most popular text phrases used right now below.
Fleek – Looking good
FOMO – Fear of missing out
Bae – Before Anyone Else (a term of affection)
ICYMI – In case you missed it
Deadout – Rubbish or tired
Thirsty – Looking for attention
NSFW – Not safe for work
1NAM - One in a million
404 - I don't know
LMGTFY - Let Me Google That For You
That's not all you need to know though because as well as all these new terms, you need to get rid of the ones no-one uses anymore.
Make sure you're not caught using 'gr8', 'brb' or 'rolf'. They might have been big back when we first started texting, but not anymore!
TXT – Text
GR8 – Great
M8 – Mate
BRB – Be right back
ROFL – Rolling on the floor laughing
BBZ – Babes
L8RZ – See you later
GTG – Got to go
Enuf – Enough
TTYL – Talk to you later