This set of flash cards will help you learn some of the abbreviations that are used in email and texting. The abbreviations are used to make communication using hand-held devices easier and faster. To begin, click on Abbreviation. You will then see an a common abbreviation that is used in email and text messages. To see the un-abbreviated word or phrase, click Meaning. For the next abbreviated term click Abbreviation again. To use the flash cards hands-free, click the Timer On option.