[LMB] OT:AKICOTL: Pluralizing Acronyms

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Wed Nov 18 19:19:08 GMT 2009


Mitch Miller wrote:
>
> I'm not sure that there is official grammar rule for pluralizing acronyms. That seems
> More like something you'd find in a style book.  But please, don't make it "RFI's" as
> many people do. <g>
>   
How about the possessive RFI's  and RFIs' ?   Ugly, it might be easier 
to simply avoid, as in the USA's.      ("The purpose of my RFI" as 
opposed to "My RFI's purpose").





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