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Python Regular Expressions in Python Introduction to Regular Expressions Name Groups

17,796 Points

problems with names.py

please help me with this code, i think im far away from what the task is asking

import re

string = 'Perotto, Pier Giorgio'
names = re.match(r'''?P<name>\w+ 
Daniel Kaczmarczyk
Daniel Kaczmarczyk
Courses Plus Student 5,536 Points

Hi Fhatuwani, I think you're looking for a single character in both name and surname. Try using the { } notation for finding multiple repetitions, and make sure to include spaces in the surname.