Basics of C Programming

⯈Basic C Programs

Keywords in C

Like any other natural language. where there are certain words which are reserved. Say for example, in English language we have certain words like school which has predefined meaning. Whenever we say the word school to any person, the other person will think school is a place to learn. 

Similarly in any programming language we have certain set of words which have predefined meaning, reserved words. These reserved words are called as “Keywords”.

Definition: Keywords are the reserved words which have predefined meaning, and it cannot be changed.

There are 32 keywords in ANSI C.

Note: All the keywords should be written in lower case.

32 keywords

Keywords in C

We will use these keywords and learn about it whenever the situation demands.

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