The abbreviation is a feature of written language, used to represent, in a reduced way (by means of one or more letters) some word, phrase or expression.
It is the reduction of a word, whose process a
The abbreviation is a resource of the written language used to represent in a reduced form some words, phrases or expressions.
The abbreviation is quite common in names of states, cities, countries, territories, professions, address pronouns, scientific and grammatical names.
Abbreviation is the reduction of a word to a limit where it is still possible to understand which word it is. Generally, abbreviations are created by stripping the final syllables of words.
Acronyms are terms generally created from the first letter of each constituent word of a compound name. They are often used to shorten the names of political parties, international organizations, companies, firms, recreational associations, etc.
UN (United Nations)
IBOPE (Brazilian Institute of Public Opinion and Statistics)
CD (compact disc)
To differentiate abbreviations, abbreviations and acronyms, it is quite easy.
First, remember that the acronym is formed by the initial letters of compound names, so each letter of the acronym usually represents a word. This detail is important to differentiate it from abbreviations and abbreviations.
As for differentiating abbreviations from abbreviations, you must remember that abbreviations often look like abbreviations, sometimes formed only by consonants, for example. The abbreviation is a reduction of a word, a word that we pronounce only a part.
Abbreviation: IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics)
Abbreviation: BR (Brazil)
Abbreviation: kilo (kilogram)
Note that, as stated above, acronyms are usually formed by the initials of compound names; the abbreviations are formed by the constituent letters of a word that will be used to represent it; while abbreviations are reductions of a word at a level where its identification is still allowed.
You have seen in this text the concepts of abbreviation, abbreviation and acronym. In addition, you also saw the difference between them.