Tag: AP style rule for acronyms

  • A Primer on the AP Style Rule for Acronyms

    A Primer on the AP Style Rule for Acronyms

    If you write factual content or realistic fiction, it’s almost impossible to avoid working with acronyms. Between “alphabet soup” government agencies and absurdly named pieces of legislation, I often find my writing overrun with these abbreviations. Given the ubiquity of acronyms, knowing the relevant grammar and style rules is crucial. Since the Associated Press style…