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November 21, 2022

The difference between i.e. and e.g.

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November 21, 2022 at 12:01 PM | Permalink


I always think:
I.E. = In other words
E.G. = for Example
I don't actually have a fancy acronym for them, just the "I" in "In" and the "E" in "Example" is enough for me to remember.
Hopefully I don't ever notice that there's an "E" in "I.E."

Posted by: g-bull | Nov 23, 2022 10:39:48 AM

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