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Python Python Collections (2016, retired 2019) Lists Disemvowel

Ali Dahud
Ali Dahud
3,459 Points

what's wrong with my code?

whats wrong with it?

disemvowel.py
def disemvowel(word):
    vowels=("a", "e", "i", "o", "u","A","E","I","O","U")
    _word=list(word)
    for letters in _word:
        if vowels in _word:
            _word.remove(vowels)
    return word

6 Answers

Mathieu Bosmans
Mathieu Bosmans
4,491 Points

You need to insert this :

for vowel in vowels:
    if vowel in _word:

And then you will compare to each vowel and not to the entire list of vowels.

Adam Sommer
Adam Sommer
62,470 Points

Try moving the _word.remove under the if statement.

Mathieu Bosmans
Mathieu Bosmans
4,491 Points

Before the if statement, you need to loop into the vowels list. Because in the if statement you compare a letter with the all list.

Ali Dahud
Ali Dahud
3,459 Points

wow I don't understand both your answers....

Adam Sommer
Adam Sommer
62,470 Points

Mathieu Bosmans is right it's better to loop through the vowels than to loop through the _word list.

Ali Dahud
Ali Dahud
3,459 Points

but it's still skipping letters :(