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Python Regular Expressions in Python Introduction to Regular Expressions Email Groups

Daniel Fragoso
Daniel Fragoso
5,333 Points

Didn't get a regex search object

Can someone help me out with this? I keep getting this error even though I already did all of the corrections to my code I could find in the forums.

import re

string = '''Love, Kenneth, kenneth+challenge@teamtreehouse.com, 555-555-5555, @kennethlove
Chalkley, Andrew, andrew@teamtreehouse.co.uk, 555-555-5556, @chalkers
McFarland, Dave, dave.mcfarland@teamtreehouse.com, 555-555-5557, @davemcfarland
Kesten, Joy, joy@teamtreehouse.com, 555-555-5558, @joykesten'''

contacts = re.search(r'(?P<email>[-\w\d+.]+@[-\w\d]+),\s(?P<phone>\d{3}-\d{3}-\d{4})', string, re.M)

2 Answers

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 68,423 Points

You are SO close! There is a period missing from the second character set in the email pattern (the domain side).

Post back if you need more help. Good Luck!!

Daniel Fragoso
Daniel Fragoso
5,333 Points

Adding in the missing period worked, thanks!