in reply to Perl6 dot syntax (for methods?)

example it seems to be okay to use it for normal function calls as well
normal function calls? No, you're thinking of "indirect object" notation. Basically @array is an object (everything is an object) ... read about it in Apocalypse 12: Objects

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