French text message lingo: 15 essential terms decoded

Deciphering the curious shorthand of text messages can be tough in your native tongue, but when Anglos begin texting in French all manners of communication catastrophes are possible. Fortunately The Local has gathered up and deciphered the most common abbreviations used in French ‘textos’. As always, if we missed any good ones, please let us know on Twitter at @Thelocalfrance or in the comments section below.

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