Tell Us Which of These Acronyms You Use and We'll Guess if You're Baby Boomer, Gen X, or Millennial!

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About This Quiz

There's a considerable difference between acronyms and abbreviations! Made from the first letter of each word in a phrase or name, acronyms translate to being an actual phrase. How many of them do you use when you text, write or use when you talk to your friends? The number you tell us about will help us figure out if you're a Baby Boomer, a Gen-Xer, or a Millennial.

Acronyms come, and acronyms go just like any good trend. While more and more prefer emojis to replace typing letters, some of us still like using letters like LOL or EG to let our reader know how we feel. As we go through our acronym quiz, we will ask you about a variety of acronyms. Don't worry if you don't know what it means! That's what will tell us which generation you belong in. 

By the time you've finished, we'll give you a big WTG, and we'll take our best guess about your age range. You think you might be able to stump us, but we are pretty confident you'll give yourself away with the acronyms you use. TTFN, and we'll see you at the end with our best guess!

Do you ever use KISS?

When is the last time you used IDK?

Do you know what EG means?

Do you often use BRB?

Have you recently used NYOB?

Do you end a lot of conversations with HAGN?

Do you use text to KIT with your friends?

How often do you use AFK?

When's the last time you told someone to PM you?

Do you use OMG a lot?

Do you still have to worry about POS?

Has today been SSDD for you?

Do you use LTNS when an old friend pops up?

Have you used BTW this week?

Do you say TTYL when you sign off?

Have you ever used BBS?

Do you ever use TTFN?

Do you use BBIAB more than BRB?

What does BEG mean?

How often do you use TY?


When's the last time you told someone they were PHAT?

Do you use YW or NP more often?

Who is the last person you told WTG?

Do you use LOL or LMAO more?

Have you ever signed off with SWAK?

How often do you use Gr8?

Do you use BFF or BBFL more?

How often do you type ROFL?

Are you LOL'ing right now?

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