JTLYK (Just to Let You Know) the bingo lingo!


Bingo Lingo is the fun name given to a whole heap of typing shortcuts that are commonly used in online bingo rooms. They can to help you spend less time looking at your keyboard and more time keeping up with the with the fast-paced action! So, do you know your Bingo Lingo? 

If I say WTG or GL, I’m sure you will recognise them. But do you know all them all?  If not check out the EXTRA ones below and give a couple a go - you might even impress the chat hosts at Bingo Extra – LOL!

  • AAMOF – As a matter of fact
  • AFK – Away from keyboard
  • AKA – Also known as
  • ASAP – As soon as possible
  • B4N – Bye for now
  • BBL – Be back later
  • BBS – Be back soon
  • BF – Boyfriend
  • BRB - Be right back
  • BLNT – Better luck next time
  • BTW – By the way
  • CU – See you
  • FYI – For your information
  • GF – Girlfriend
  • GG – Good game
  • GL – Good luck
  • GLA – Good luck all
  • GLE – Good luck everyone
  • GR8 – Great
  • HAGD – Have a great day
  • HB – Hurry back
  • IC – I see
  • IMHO – In my honest opinion
  • IRL – In real life
  • JK – Just kidding
  • JTLYK – Just to let you know
  • KIT – Keep in touch
  • L8R – Later
  • LOL –Laugh out loud
  • OMG – Oh my god
  • PLZ - please
  • PM – Private Message
  • ROFLOL – Rolling on the Floor Laughing Out Loud
  • SRY- Sorry
  • THX – Thanks
  • TTYL – Talk to you later
  • TY- Thank you
  • TYVM – Thank you very much
  • W8- Wait
  • WB – Welcome back
  • WD – Well done
  • WTG – Way to go
  • YW – You are welcome
  • 1TG – 1 number to go

Now you will never be short of words in the rooms at Bingoextra.com!

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