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Squeak was used to program the 1.x series of Scratch. It is a simple language designed to be human-readable and concise. See [[Squeak Tutorial]] for a simple introduction.
 
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Revision as of 06:03, 30 April 2013

This article is about programming languages in general. For the project type, see Programming Language (Project Type).

A programming language is a set of rules and functions that let us use a computer. Programming languages are designed to make it easy for humans to write complex instructions. They function a lot like human languages: they have explicit grammars and a primitive vocabulary. Scratch is a programming language.

Syntax and grammar

Programming languages relevant to Scratch

Squeak

Squeak was used to program the 1.x series of Scratch. It is a simple language designed to be human-readable and concise. See Squeak Tutorial for a simple introduction.