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Re: What are you on about?

itsme
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Re: What are you on about?

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Re: What are you on about?

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inst?


short for "this month"
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inst. (instante mense): "this month"

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But is it worth learning?
inst. contain 5 characters, the full stop is needed, as most months are abbreviated to 4 characters is it not easier and more clear to use the month instead of some obscure abbreviated Latin phrase? 
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Re: What are you on about?

I dont know Latin, but hve often seen this abreviation and knew roughly what it meant
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I've split off all posts not relevant to the OPs issue as I'm sure they would prefer visibility.
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Re: What are you on about?

prox. (proximo mense) = "next month"  Smiley
ult. (ultimo mense) = "last month"  Smiley

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Re: What are you on about?

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Perhaps re-home this in chit-chat also?  Smiley
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walker23 I am forever in your debt Smiley
Thank you for pointing that out. It's been one of those days.
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Not at all Strat.
All the Mods must put in so much time and effort just for our benefit keeping everything as it should be, Keep up the good work.
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