Re: Question on acronym plural

Subject: Re: Question on acronym plural
From: Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2010 13:08:07 -0700

Can't argue with the CMoS. Evah. > Chris

On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 12:14 PM, Zuercher, Darrell <dzuerche -at- tva -dot- gov>wrote:

> Heather,
>
> Section 6.16 of the Chicago Manual of Style would indicate that RFSs is
> the correct form. Their example is SOSs, not SOS'.
>
> --Darrell
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>
> Request for Service = RFS
>
> When talking about multiple, do I leave it as RFS or use RFS' ?
>
> Ie, certain RFS were used to create.... or Using a meaningful sample of
> RFS',
>
>
> I really should know this, but my brain is dying due to the paper I'm
> working on.
>
> ~ Heather
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References:
Humor for technical communicators: From: Filipp Sapienza
Question on acronym plural: From: Heather Anderson
RE: Question on acronym plural: From: Zuercher, Darrell

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