CHAT NOTES FOR NEWBIES Striking Up The Right Conversation The next step is how to talk to people.
QSL Reply QSO Conversation QT Cutie ROFL Rolling On Floor Laughing ROFLAPMP ... Once again refer to any instructions a chat room has pertaining to text editing use. Only the CAPS LOCK can be used to make your text larger.For a much bigger list the WBS Chat Book has a whole list compiled from various users from all over including various smileys!! If you choose you can use text editing to increase the size of your text to catch someone's attention.This is most of the list from that place: AFAIK As Far As I Know AFK Away From Keyboard ASAP As Soon As Possible BBL Be Back Later BBN Bye Bye Now BBS Be Back Soon BEG Big Evil Grin BF Boy Friend BRB Be Right Back BTW By The Way BWL Bursting With Laughter C&G Chuckle and Grin CID Crying In Disgrace CNP... This can make your messages in bold, italics, or color.Usually people will keep in contact through e-mail, regular mail, and sometimes phone calls.And if you do somehow find a way to meet, hey more power to you!When in IRC chats there's the "/me" command to do your actions.Just type it in like this: /me your action here, and it will print out your name and the action you just did.Many of the abbreviations used in chats have pretty much become universal and a lot have become creatively humorous thanks to many regulars in those chat rooms.The following abbreviations and their meanings are some of the most commonly used out there. SETE Smiling Ear To Ear SHID Slaps Head In Disgust SO Significant Other SWAK Sealed With A Kiss SWL Screaming with Laughter SYS See You Soon TA Thanks Again TOY Thinking Of You TTFN Ta Ta For Now TTYL Talk To you Later WB Welcome Back WTH What/Who The Heck YBS You'll Be Sorry YG Young Gentleman YL Young Lady YM Young Man ttyl talk to you later ttys talk to you soon tcob taking care of business ttfn ta ta for now Another thing that was previously mentioned is your text size and appearance.Considering that this relationship maybe over a long distance the chances of you meeting the other person are almost next to none.But don't let this stop you from keeping in contact of each other.All I can say is, cheating through a computer is ridiculous, but unfortunately it happens.And like I mentioned of other stuff happening, they can also be messing around with someone not on-line and totally stabbing you in the back.Just be careful when getting into a long distance relationship with someone, it may seem great and everything, but something just might be lurking under the surface.