As MIT professor John Guttag explains, Interesting he originally studied english in undergrad.
Original 6 instructions created by the conflicted and emotional Alan Turing. Most of which are the basis for our text editors today. Instructions can be thought of as functions or methods, and most text editors operate very much the same
Right: Move the Machine’s head to the right of the current square
Left: Move the Machine’s head to the left of the current square
Print: Print a symbol on the current square
Scan: Identify any symbols on the current square
Erase: Erase any symbols presented o the current square
Nothing: Do nothing