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I found that neither on SO. nor here, on meta, LINQ syntax keyword let isn't being highlighted:

from f in db.Foo
let b = f.Bar
where b.Count == 1
select new FooBar(b);

Please add.

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marked as duplicate by Rory, Mat, Martijn Pieters, animuson, Lucifer Jun 16 '13 at 1:57

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Because Stack Overflow uses a generic syntax highlighting algorithm this is always going to happen. For any given language some words will be highlighted inappropriately others won't be highlighted at all. See this question for another example.

Unless they change the markdown so you can specify the language this will remain unfixable. See Syntax highlighting hints

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If you want to have fun with the syntax highlighting just make a VB sample with comments –  Matthew Whited Jun 24 '10 at 14:13
    
@Matthew: This is the most annoying behavior of this highlighter and I don't know why it isn't fixed yet! –  abatishchev Jun 26 '10 at 7:39
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But if they have from, where and select on the list of blue-highlighted keywords, can't they just add let to the list? So there will be a few more false-positives - no one will notice - there are a ton of them anyway... –  Allon Guralnek Aug 2 '10 at 10:45

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