Another Newbie question :)

Keith Wansbrough Keith.Wansbrough at
Wed Nov 5 12:37:40 EST 2003

> Think of a list [1,2,3].  Recall this is "syntactic sugar" 
> (abbreviation) for 1:(2:(3:[])).  That looks like

FYI, I've just added my answer to your question to the Haskell Wiki, at


--KW 8-)
Keith Wansbrough <kw217 at>
University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory.

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