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Etc. – English Flashcard for Etc. with Synonyms

Published on June 2nd, 2019 | Last updated on June 3rd, 2019 by | Category: English Vocabulary in Context | No Comments on Etc. – English Flashcard for Etc. with Synonyms | 133 Views | Reading Time: 1 minute


Etc. (adv)

Etc. is a Latin abbreviation which stands for et cetera. It is used after a list to show that there are many other examples of the same kind. In formal writing, people avoid using “etc.” and instead use “such as”, “and many others”, etc.

WRITTEN ABBREVIATION FOR et cetera: and other similar things. It is used to avoid giving a complete list:

LELB Society is a platform for exchanging ideas, learning English, brainstorming, etc.

We saw lots of lions, tigers, elephants, etc.

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