The Perl 6 features I'd like to see most in 5.12 is optional static typing, and real subroutine/method prototypes, a la
sub repeat(Str $string, Int times)
That makes code very much self-documentatory, and perhaps the partial statitic typing allows for more optimizations.
Mind you, I have now idea if that's implementable with the current compiler/interpreter design - it's just a wish ;-)
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