1e.g.Sebenzisa izifaniso nezikweko, umz "amazinyo amhlophe okwekhephu" — Use similes and metaphors, e.g. "teeth are as white as snow"
When you write an essay, report or letter, choose one style for your abbreviations and keep to it. For example, if you write 'umz' without a full stop, continue writing it in the same way. In English, 'e.g.' stands for 'for example'.