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If you want to check out another shell, install it, read the docs, and set up a new user with the other shell as a default. Any user on your Linux system can have their own default shell.
I agree with Q*Bert. You aren't "missing out on somthing" by using bash.
You are free to try what you want though.
I've never used another shell. Bash works for my needs, I am not missing out on anything I'm sure since I don't even know how to script yet I think for now bash will be fine for ya, then when you get into programming, and decide that you need more "C" shells and such then move onto the bigger and badder shells.
Burt's right, stick with bash for now, build a user to mess around with other shells with, but for main use, stick with bash (for now).
i have programmed shell scripts in ksh & bash. about 80% of any script is the *nix utilities. The loop and other control constructs are similar in bash/ksh. In linux, every script in */bin is either bash or PERL. Perl is the best.