Expressions : Statement « Statement Control « Java Tutorial

Some expressions can be made statements by terminating them with a semicolon. For example, x++ is an expression. However, this is a statement:


Statements can be grouped in a block. A block is a sequence of the following programming elements within braces:

  1. statements
  2. local class declarations
  3. local variable declaration statements

4.1.1.An Overview of Java Statements
4.1.3.Declaring and defining multiple variables in a single statement
4.1.4.Label a statement block
4.1.5.Spreading a single declaration over several lines
4.1.6.How to write multiple assignments in a single statement
4.1.7.Combining both statements into one
4.1.8.Statement Blocks