Reading & Writing Python OK, Now I need to Speak It

Dan Schmidt dfan at
Thu May 10 15:11:31 CEST 2001

Don O'Donnell <donod at> writes:

| How do you say (pronounce) "__init__", for example.  Having to say
| "double-underscore-double-underscore-init-double-underscore-double-underscore"
| gets awfully tedious after a while.

Well, it's not quite that bad; you accidentally doubled your double

I say 'mmmm-init'.  But then, I am also the guy who makes two honking
sounds to indicate the << and >> operators.


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