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Hello World
The 🏁 Block

We write Emojicode programs in files with the extension .emojic or .πŸ‡. Here in the code editor, we have a file named hello.emojic. It will also work if it’s named hello.πŸ‡.

Almost all the code in an Emojicode program will live inside a 🏁 block. A block is a collection of code. The 🏁 block indicates all the code that should run when the file is executed.

Within our larger program, we can indicate one or more blocks of code with πŸ‡ πŸ‰ code blocks:

  • πŸ‡ to indicate the start of the code block
  • πŸ‰ to indicate the end of the code block

So a basic Emojicode file will have the following structure:

🏁 πŸ‡
  Some code goes here
  More code goes here
πŸ‰

Let’s see some Emojicode in action!

Instructions

1.

The provided program has a single line of code πŸ˜€ πŸ”€Hello, world!πŸ”€β—οΈ.

This lives within a πŸ‡ πŸ‰ code block. We will explain exactly how that line works soon, but for now, press Run to see the program in action.

What message appeared in the terminal?

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