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ido sh3,926 Points
what is the problem?
OK, I need you to finish writing a function for me. The function disemvowel takes a single word as a parameter and then returns that word at the end. I need you to make it so, inside of the function, all of the vowels ("a", "e", "i", "o", and "u") are removed from the word. Solve this however you want, it's totally up to you! Oh, be sure to look for both uppercase and lowercase vowels!
def disemvowel(word): for i in word: if i.lower() == 'a' or i.lower() =='e' or i.lower() =='i' or i.lower() == 'o' or i.lower() == 'u': del word[i] return word
Steven Parker228,026 Points
In Python, strings are immutable.
So you can't modify them directly. But, you could perform operations on a string which generate a new string, and then re-assign the original string from the new one. Another idea might be to convert the string into a list, perform the operations on the list, and then convert it back.
I'll bet you can pick one of those approaches and solve it without a spoiler.