add vs ad : Common Errors in English

About add vs ad

“Advertisement” is abbreviated “ad,” not “add.”

add Meaning(s)

  • (n) a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
  • (v) make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of
  • (v) state or say further
  • (v) bestow a quality on
  • (v) make an addition by combining numbers
  • (v) determine the sum of
  • (v) constitute an addition

ad Meaning(s)

  • (n) a public promotion of some product or service
  • (r) in the Christian era; used before dates after the supposed year Christ was born

add in News

  1. Redskins add veteran WRs Stallworth, Henderson

    Redskins add veteran WRs Stallworth, Henderson
    on June 13, 2013 Source: CBS Sports

  2. American says it will add seats on many planes

    American Airlines expects to add more seats to some of its planes, which could mean less leg room for passengers. The airline's parent company, AMR Corp., disclosed the move in a regulatory filing Wednesday. ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Add two local names to war's casualties

    Add two local names to war's casualties Times Union Copyright 2013 Times Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 8:12 am, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Albany A career Army officer from Albany and a military contractor from Greene County died as a team while trying to strengthen Afghanistan's security forces. That's what family ...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Albany Times Union

ad in News

  1. AD: Piper Aircraft, Inc. Airplanes

    AD NUMBER: 2013-10-04 PRODUCT: All Piper Aircraft, Inc. Models PA-31, PA-31-325, and PA-31-350 airplanes.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: The Aero-News Network

  2. Ad campaign shows pregnant teen boys to prove a point

    CHICAGO (WTKR) – A new ad campaign aimed at reducing teen pregnancy is turning some heads. That’s because they feature...
    on June 12, 2013 Source: WTKR Norfolk

  3. AD: Rolls-Royce plc Turbojet Engines

    AD NUMBER: 2013-11-13 PRODUCT: All Rolls-Royce plc (RR) Viper Mk. 601-22 turbojet engines.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: The Aero-News Network

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