Business Abbreviations

Level:

Intermediate

Category:

Vocabulary Exercises

Group:

Business Language

Please select the correct phrase for the abbreviations below:

 
 

1 - lb

a - public limited company
b - gross national product
c - limited company
d - incorporated
e - pound (weight)
 

2 - qty

a - paid
b - please reply
c - quantity
d - as soon as possible
e - please
 

3 - E.O.

a - approximately
b - Chief Executive Officer
c - annual general meeting
d - any other business
e - copies to
 

4 - approx

a - at
b - account
c - any other business
d - annual general meeting
e - approximately
 

5 - mo.

a - public limited company
b - month
c - pound (weight)
d - junior
e - I owe you
 
 

6 - Nb

a - junior
b - pound (weight)
c - month
d - not applicable
e - pay attention to this
 

7 - PA

a - not applicable
b - pay attention to this
c - junior
d - personal assistant
e - month
 

8 - G.M.

a - annual general meeting
b - account
c - at
d - number
e - please confirm
 

9 - ASAP

a - paid
b - please turn over
c - per week
d - value added tax
e - as soon as possible
 

10 - P.O.

a - copies to
b - Chief Executive Officer
c - initial public offer
d - approximately
e - any other business
 

11 - Inc.

a - gross national product
b - gross domestic product
c - hire purchase
d - incorporated
e - extraordinary general meeting
 

12 - PR

a - personal assistant
b - pay attention to this
c - public relations
d - per annum
e - paid
 

13 - Jr.

a - junior
b - limited company
c - public limited company
d - pound (weight)
e - I owe you
 

14 - N/A

a - month
b - junior
c - pound (weight)
d - not applicable
e - I owe you
 

15 - N.P.

a - gross national product
b - gross domestic product
c - initial purchase offer
d - cash on delivery
e - extraordinary general meeting
 

16 - S.V.P.

a - as soon as possible
b - per week
c - please reply
d - value added tax
e - paid
 

17 - a/c

a - estimated time of arrival
b - account
c - number
d - please confirm
e - at
 

18 - T.A.

a - estimated time of arrival
b - for the attention of
c - thanks
d - quantity
e - with reference to
 

19 - attn

a - with reference to
b - for the attention of
c - please
d - quantity
e - thanks
 

20 - O.B.

a - annual general meeting
b - any other business
c - account
d - at
e - please confirm
 

21 - G.M.

a - Chief Executive Officer
b - copies to
c - initial purchase offer
d - cash on delivery
e - extraordinary general meeting
 

22 - O.U.

a - I owe you
b - pound (weight)
c - limited company
d - incorporated
e - public limited company
 

23 - thx

a - with reference to
b - please reply
c - please
d - quantity
e - thanks
 

24 - re

a - with reference to
b - please reply
c - please
d - quantity
e - as soon as possible
 

25 - @

a - number
b - for the attention of
c - at
d - please confirm
e - estimated time of arrival
 

26 - O.D.

a - Chief Executive Officer
b - copies to
c - cash on delivery
d - approximately
e - initial purchase offer
 

27 - pls cfm

a - for the attention of
b - thanks
c - estimated time of arrival
d - number
e - please confirm
 

28 - w.

a - per annum
b - per week
c - please turn over
d - paid
e - public relations
 

29 - Ltd.

a - limited company
b - hire purchase
c - gross domestic product
d - incorporated
e - gross national product
 

30 - mth

a - I owe you
b - month
c - pound (weight)
d - public limited company
e - junior
 

31 - pls

a - as soon as possible
b - paid
c - please
d - value added tax
e - please reply
 

32 - VAT

a - paid
b - please turn over
c - value added tax
d - public relations
e - per week
 

33 - pd.

a - not applicable
b - paid
c - personal assistant
d - per annum
e - pay attention to this
 

34 - PTO

a - public relations
b - paid
c - per annum
d - please turn over
e - personal assistant
 

35 - P.

a - cash on delivery
b - extraordinary general meeting
c - gross domestic product
d - hire purchase
e - gross national product
 

36 - a.

a - personal assistant
b - month
c - pay attention to this
d - per annum
e - not applicable
 

37 - D.P.

a - cash on delivery
b - Chief Executive Officer
c - initial purchase offer
d - gross domestic product
e - extraordinary general meeting
 

38 - plc

a - hire purchase
b - incorporated
c - gross national product
d - public limited company
e - limited company
 

39 - cc

a - account
b - any other business
c - approximately
d - copies to
e - annual general meeting
 

40 - no.

a - number
b - with reference to
c - for the attention of
d - thanks
e - estimated time of arrival
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