add a backup (or any other) suffix to a file

mv -vi file{,~}
Very helpful when you've got complex filenames and needs to change just some small parts of it. Renaming a file called "i-made-a-small-typo-right-here" to "i-made-a-big-typo-right-here": mv -vi i-made-a-{small,big}-typo-right-here You could also copy multiple files, edit, remove, process, etc.
Sample Output
$ mv -vi file{,~}
`file' -> `file~'
$ 

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By: fsilveira
2009-08-14 19:29:59
mv

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