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C++Tutorial for Beginners 35 - The this Keyword; A First Taste of Pointers

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The “this” keyword tends to mystify beginners, but as we’ll see in this tutorial, there’s no need to fear it. At its most basic, it simply enables you to write nicer parameter names for your methods. While a full understanding of “this” won’t come till you’ve studied C++ a bit more, we can get started here with “this”, so that you can already use it and hopefully it won’t seem so mystifying.