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Java Java Objects (Retired) Creating the MVP For Each Loop

error: reached end of file while parsing } ^ 1 error

i always come across this error pliz help

public class ScrabblePlayer {
  private String mHand;

  public ScrabblePlayer() {
    mHand = "";

  public String getHand() {
   return mHand;

  public void addTile(char tile) {
    // Adds the tile to the hand of the player
    mHand += tile;

  public boolean hasTile(char tile) {
   return mHand.indexOf(tile) > -1;
  public String getTileCount (){
  String progress ="";
    for (char letter : mHand.toCharArray()){
    char display = '-';
      if (mHand.indexOf(letter)>=0) {
      display = letter;
      progress += display;
    return progress;

1 Answer

Try adding an extra } at the end.

Daniel Schwemmlein
Daniel Schwemmlein
4,960 Points

Exactly. That error "reached the end of the file while parsing" is always a missing curly brace at the end. Try and look at how many you have opened and how many of them you have closed. that will help you sort out problems like this one