Abbreviations vs. Acronyms, and Why You Should Stop Calling It an Acronyms List

As with most fields, my primary field, international development, uses many standards and jargon that do not follow traditional rules of grammar, language, and spelling (and I'm a traditionalist). Some are harmless, such as capitalizing the "g" in "Government" when referring to a specific country (e.g., Government of South Sudan, Government of Nigeria); others are less [...]