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Guest:which is wrong , which is right
Unit 3 (cont.)
Unit 3 (cont'd)
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They're both right. Which one you'd use is a question of stylistic preference. The first is abbreviation by omission, the second is abbreviation by contraction.
Anonymous:What about ctd as an abbreviation for continued?
What about ctd as an abbreviation for continued?
No. I usually see cont.
Best wishes, Clive
Anonymous:Really? I see "ctd" a lot in academic footnotes.
Anonymous:what about con't. for the abbreviation of continued?
Anonymous:con't wouldn't work grammatically...
the apostrophe is used in place of a missing letter, there is no letter missing between n and t in continued...
CliveHi,I've always heard CTD used in referrence to Crash To Desktop (from online game play)
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