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How to add characters or strings to a string?

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string text = "";
string add = "badger";

I want some function so that 'text' would equal to "badgerbadgerbadgerbadger..." and so on. The 'add' would be inserted into 'text' a specified amount of times.

I have tried the 'Insert()' function, but it does not seem to work. Thanks!

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for (i=0; i<n; i++) text=text+add;
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string add(string stringtoadd, int numberofadds)
{
    string temp = "";

    for(int i = 0; i<numberofadds; i++)
    {
          temp += stringtoadd;
    }
   
    return temp;
}        
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