Fish, Tanks and Ponds


Fish, Tanks and Ponds
A comprehensive guide to fish

Internet Terminology

Internet terms are used extensively in chat rooms, social networks and forums, this can be very confusing if it is the first time that you have come across this type of slang.

So here are some of the more common examples.

  • afaik = As far as I know.
  • afk = Away from keyboard.
  • asap = as soon as possible.
  • atm = at the moment
  • brb = Be right back.
  • btw = By the way.
  • cu = Good bye
  • diy = do it yourself
  • flaming = telling people off
  • fyi = For your information.
  • imho = In my humble opinion.
  • k = ok
  • lfs = local fish store
  • lol = Laughing out loud.
  • np = No problem.
  • ooc = Out of character.
  • ot = Off topic.
  • otoh = On the other hand.
  • roflol = Rolling on floor laughing out loud.
  • ru = Are you.
  • r8 = Right.
  • tbh = To be honest.
  • thx = Thanks.
  • troll = someone purposely starting mischief
  • w8 = Wait.

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