Dingbats wrote:I move by characters, words and sentences all the time, though I suspect I use hjkl to move around a little more than necessary. daw, daW, dap, das, are the only ways to delete words, paragraphs and sentences that make sense.
Me too. Although, when you're moving with w W b B
, you can save a keypress by using dw
I also use the change command a lot, e.g. ci" ci' cit ciw C cc
as well as the "till" command, e.g. ct" yt. dT(
Dingbats wrote:I only use visual mode when it would take more effort counting how many words/characters/whatever I want to delete than just highlighting them and pressing x.
Me too, again
When editing plain text, veeeec
(with an appropriate number of es) is very nice.