It also allows you to create quizzes, then share them with friends and acquaintances on and off the site.
There are also a plethora of message boards if you don't prefer real-time chatting.
This site even has message boards that help you keep up with people you have met during chatting or meet someone new.
"There are spikes in the amount of usage for each acronym, and regional variations," she adds.
"Something that's being used on the West Coast, for example, won't be in the East, and the South may use terms that aren't common in the Pacific Northwest.
"There's so many of these terms that I had to make a second list," she says, "Top 50 More Acronyms Every Parent Should Know." That list consists of terms that are much more familiar, such as "L8R," "BRB," "LOL" and "F2F," which many parents would already know.
In any case, no glossary of text acronyms is going to fully explain what your teens are saying.
"That's the one parents should be looking at," he says.