A Conversation for Mnemonics and Other Learning Devices

Euro Currency Countries

Post 1

Gnomon - time to move on

The 12 countries in Europe which use the new Euro currency can be remembered with the mnemonic BAFFLING PIGS

B - Belgium
A - Austria
F - France
F - Finland
L - Luxembourg
I - Italy
N - Netherlands
G - Germany

P - Portugal
I - Ireland
G - Greece
S - Spain

Euro Currency Countries

Post 2


Another good reason for Britain not to adopt the Euro - who would want to spoil such a beautiful mnemonic?!

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