String interpolation, after a healthy debate on discord

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Tue Dec 14 12:29:57 UTC 2021

On Tuesday, 14 December 2021 at 11:14:03 UTC, zjh wrote:
> On Tuesday, 14 December 2021 at 09:50:15 UTC, bauss wrote:
>> It's ultimately D's downfall that features are too complex.
> Is d as complex as `C++`?

There are around 90 keywords in C++ 20, from which 11 are 
alternative names for operators. There are rare cases when a 
keyword in C++ can have  a different meaning depending of the 

We have 100 keywords in D and many of them have multiple meanings 
(scope, static, if, is, in, out, const, do, enum, return)

C++ is not necessary a complex language, STL usage and associated 
idioms makes it complex. If you look at some C++ code before 
Stepanov stepped in, it looks really nice and comprehensible :)

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