If I try to copy a word via this yw – yank the current word and paste it to somewhere, it works but If I try to paste it somewhere else one more time old world gets lost with previous replaced word.

I want to paste multiple times with the original yanked word.


You should use the register 0. It contains the last yanked text.

By default, c, d, y use the unnamed register "" to store all modified text.

But the numbered registers "0 contains the previously yanked text and only that. You can use :


With confidence it will past the last yanked text.

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