Linux Command Line & Bash Shell Shortcuts -

Although you may think that you have learned to master Linux command line with bash shell, there are always some new tricks to learn to make your command line skills more efficient. This article will teach you a few more basic tricks on how to make your life with the Linux command line & bash more bearable and even enjoyable.
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CTRL + u, delete from cursor/ position to beginning of line.
Then CTRL + y to paste it again.
Very useful when you type a command, but quickly want to use a another command first.