An insert-sort algorithm explained through Romanian dance

My new hobby is learning how to program in Python–hoping I’ll be able to make that language learning app I’ve been thinking of for the last couple of years, eventually. This video was *so* helpful in understanding how to sort a list! Found it from a link on


English teacher, student of Japanese, and aspiring linguist.

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One comment on “An insert-sort algorithm explained through Romanian dance
  1. locksleyu says:

    Interesting way to illustrate the basics of insertion-sort! I think usual visual techniques like this is really helpful for beginners as it helps keep them interested in a subject which would normally be quite dry. (Except for those of us like me who enjoy learning algorithms (: )

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