Chapter 1 Exercise Set 1¶
Syntax and Semantics
Do a web search (Wikipedia is your best place to start) and define the following terms in your own words:
Write an English sentence with understandable semantics but incorrect syntax. Write another English sentence which has correct syntax but has semantic errors.
Introducing the C++ Build Process
The journey from C++ source file to compiled machine language executable goes through four stages, each controlled by a separate program. Do a web search on the following programs, and summarize what each of them do in your own words.