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Python Regular Expressions in Python Introduction to Regular Expressions Email Groups

Dustin Wahba
Dustin Wahba
13,362 Points

Email Groups

Not sure what I'm doing wrong... help?

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'''
''', string, re.X|re.I)

twitters = re.search(r'''
''', string, re.X, re.I, re.MULTILINE)

2 Answers

Chris Freeman
Chris Freeman
Treehouse Moderator 68,094 Points

The error is in using commas between your re flags instead of a pipe (|) symbol in the twitters statement.

Dustin Wahba
Dustin Wahba
13,362 Points

whoops! such a little thing. Thank you!