Course of Raku / Essentials


Let’s talk about strings. We already used strings in the previous programs. All of them are also called string literals. A string literal is some text in quotes:

say 'I am a string literal';

Of course, you can use a scalar variable to keep strings:

my $message = 'This is my message';

Let us see what other basic features we can learn about strings.


Complete the quiz that covers the contents of this topic.


This section contains 4 exercises. Examine all the topics of this section before going to the coding practice.

  1. Hello, Concatenation!
  2. Hello, Interpolation!
  3. Purchase table
  4. Name length

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