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Python Regular Expressions in Python Introduction to Regular Expressions Email Groups

Aleksandar Stankovic
Aleksandar Stankovic
Python Development Techdegree Student 9,648 Points

What am I missing here ?

Hey guys,

I am pretty sure my code is good, I tried it in my workspace, but still, I cannot pass the 1st step. I left comma and space out of the two groups. Even if I do "findall" instead of "search" I get good groups. What am I missing here?

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.MULTILINE)

2 Answers

Mark Sebeck
Mark Sebeck
Treehouse Moderator 33,930 Points

So close! A couple of minor typos. 'Email' and 'Phone' should not be capitalized. Try <phone> and <email>

Mark Sebeck
Mark Sebeck
Treehouse Moderator 33,930 Points

You’re welcome. Challenges are very case sensitive. Especially with strings.