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    LOLCODE allows us to combine, or concatenate, multiple strings together by using the SMOOSH and MKAY keywords. For example, if the code below is executed: BTW Results in “baklavaaaaaaa” VISIBLE S…
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    For the case of SMOOSHing together strings and variables, LOLCODE supports a popular shortcut called string interpolation. Interpolation here refers to placing variables within strings in an easi…
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    Most programming languages have some way of embedding specialized characters in strings that need to be presented in an unusual way. For example, “newline” characters (often represented by \n) indi…
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    Fun fact: Unicode is the standard for how strings are stored and displayed across systems. It’s maintained by the Unicode Consortium, a non-profit organization with responsibilities ranging…

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