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iOS Swift Basics (retired) Types Strings

Sam Katz
Sam Katz
2,986 Points

We know we need to use (()) but can't tell what to do afterwards. It seems to require a very specific syntax

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strings.swift

jonlunsford
jonlunsford
15,478 Points

Sam: Can you be more specific about the problem, or what you are referring to exactly?

1 Answer

Dan Hillman
Dan Hillman
4,394 Points

The new line syntax does not need the parentheses, you just insert the \n where you would like a new line to start. The back slash \ is used to tell the compiler that there is something there that does not need to be printed literally, and it usually refers to a variable, constant, or specific syntax like in this example.

println("Bread \n Milk \n Honey")