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brian curry3,894 Points
Help with some code...no vowels
here is my code...
new_word=input("Enter a word to remove the vowels: ") new_word=list(new_word) no_vowels= def remove_vowels(word): for letter in word: if letter=='a' or letter=='e' or letter=='i' or letter=='o' or letter=='u': word.remove(letter) else: no_vowels.append(letter) remove_vowels(new_word) print(no_vowels)
when I input "cat", it only prints "c" instead of "ct" can't figure out why
Steven Parker220,450 Points
Avoid altering a term being used for iteration.
When you change an iterable inside a loop, you can cause side effects like elements being skipped over. There are several safe alternatives, including building a new term instead of altering the original, and iterate using a copy of the term that will be altered.