Pronunciation
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This can be a table with formal and informal ways of saying various operators and code snippets such as 
This can be a table with formal and informal ways of saying various operators and code snippets such as 

−  <hask> > </hask> maps to, to 
+  { 
+  ! Symbol 

+  ! Pronounciation 

+   

+   <hask> > </hask> 

+   maps to, to 

+   

+   <hask> < </hask> 

+   

+   

+   <hask> = </hask> 

+   is 

+   

+   <hask> == </hask> 

+   equals 

+   

+   <hask> => </hask> 

+   is a witness for, implies 

+   

+   <hask> . </hask> 

+   dot (could be used anywhere, but especially in, for example, Data.Char.ord), ring, compose (for example, negate . (+1)), (silent) (for example, forall a. (Num a) => a) 

+   

+   <hask> < </hask> 

+   drawn from, from 

+   

+   <hask> ++ </hask> 

+   append 

+   

+   <hask> >>= </hask> 

+   bind 

+   

+   <hask> >> </hask> 

+   then 

+   

+   <hask> \ </hask> 

+   lambda 

+  } 

−  <hask> < </hask> 
+  { 
−  +  ! Example 

−  <hask> = </hask> equals 
+  ! Pronounciation 
−  +   

−  <hask> => </hask> is a witness for, implies 
+   <hask>f :: Int > Int</hask> 
−  +   f has type Int to Int 

−  <hask> . </hask> dot (could be used anywhere, but especially in, for example, Data.Char.ord), ring, compose (for example, negate . (+1)), (silent) (for example, forall a. (Num a) => a) 
+  } 
−  
−  <hask> < </hask> drawn from, from 

−  
−  <hask> ++ </hask> append 

−  
−  <hask> +++ </hask> 

−  
−  <hask> >>= </hask> bind 

−  
−  <hask> >> </hask> 

−  
−  <hask>f :: Int > Int</hask> f has type Int to Int 

−  
−  <hask> \ </hask> lambda 

should we add informal, possibly bad suggestions like "then", "is", "gets"? 
should we add informal, possibly bad suggestions like "then", "is", "gets"? 
Revision as of 18:39, 8 January 2008
Some notes for beginners on how to pronounce those strange Haskell operators etc.
This is just a rough start to this page. Obviously needs more work.
This can be a table with formal and informal ways of saying various operators and code snippets such as
Symbol  Pronounciation 

> 
maps to, to 
< 

= 
is 
== 
equals 
=> 
is a witness for, implies 
. 
dot (could be used anywhere, but especially in, for example, Data.Char.ord), ring, compose (for example, negate . (+1)), (silent) (for example, forall a. (Num a) => a) 
< 
drawn from, from 
++ 
append 
>>= 
bind 
>> 
then 
\ 
lambda 
Example  Pronounciation 

f :: Int > Int 
f has type Int to Int 
should we add informal, possibly bad suggestions like "then", "is", "gets"?