Scripting style: Verbs in function names

Keith Martin thatkeith at mac.com
Fri Nov 4 13:27:11 CET 2016


On 3 Nov 2016, at 23:00, Devin Asay wrote:

> I think the best function names are the ones that “read” naturally 
> in a statement

And that, in a nutshell, is one of the beautiful things about the xTalk 
language(s). Natural readability is important, so wherever this makes 
sense it, rather than generically verbifying, should be the guiding 
principle.

k


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