Originally Posted by Megol
And as also been pointed out several times you are completely, fundamentally, wrong!
Just because there are languages that call themselves BASIC that are modern doesn't mean there is A modern BASIC, there are a huge amount of programming languages that shares very little with each other and the standard BASIC language!
Is it trying to out-clever someone to point out this basic fact?!?
Once again, semantics.
Same could be said for c and derivatives.
Ironic that despite the above even you refer to "modern basics" in some posts ;-)