cool bash shell trick 

You can use Alt+. to insert the last used parameter into bash!

e.g.
$ mkdir audio
$ cd |

Where | is your cursor. Now when you hit Alt+., it'll fill in 'audio'!

You can keep pressing Alt+. repeatedly to cycle through older parameters, too.

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cool bash shell trick 

@tty Wow! I had no idea. Thanks for this. Seems to work in zsh too.

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