Originally Posted by Mrs Beanbag
I "like" AMOS too, i've said that before, for however terrible it is as a language, you can knock something up in it really quickly. We went off topic talking about whether BASIC is "simple and easy" and whether it makes sense to use it to teach programming in this day and age. Well let's put that to rest, i don't want to harsh Dunny's buzz since this is his bread and butter.
Oh, I'm well aware of what the vast majority of professional (and hobbyist) coders think of BASIC
It's not my place to change their minds - they're not my target audience. It's my job to teach people to code.