Yes, the ruby team make this IRB that is very convenience.  I never have
played it as like this way to learning a programming language.

2011/6/30 Jeremy Heiler <jeremyheiler / gmail.com>

> On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 9:41 AM, coolesting <coolesting / gmail.com> wrote:
> > And read the API documentation that is the key how to deal with a new
> > language, that is my opinion.
> >
>
> Agreed.
>
> Also, "interact" with the API with an IRB session open right next to
> it. The best way to learn something long-term is to understand it and
> then apply it.
>
>