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Business English/ESL | Topic: English For Computer Programming 3

Designed to teach you the most up-to-date IT (information technology)-related words and expressions. This exercise is on computer programming terminology.

(Choose the best response for each one)

1. These variables are not __________________ from outside of the object.

2. The error message says that this variable is __________________. ( = not defined)

3. Class A did not __________________ the variables from the class B = The variables from class B are not showing up in class A

4. Inheriting is sometimes called "__________________-classing."

5. Can you retrieve ( = get) this information from __________________ classes? No, you can only retrieve it from one.

6. In programming terminology, what's the opposite of a parent class?
  a child class
  a children's class
  a baby class

7. Each class has its own __________________ of functions and variables.

8. What is this function supposed to __________________? ( = which value is it supposed to return, what is it supposed to print, etc.)

9. What do you do with a function?
  You call out to it
  You call it
  You call up on it

10. It's a good idea to start or end local variables with a special __________________ (like an underscore '_')

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