Learn Regular Expressions by Building a Spam Filter - Step 23

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/* file: script.js */
const messageInput = document.getElementById("message-input");
const result = document.getElementById("result");
const checkMessageButton = document.getElementById("check-message-btn");

const helpRegex = /please help|assist me/i;
const dollarRegex = /[0-9]+ (?:hundred|thousand|million|billion)? dollars/i;

// User Editable Region

const freeRegex = /[fr][e3] mon[e3]y/i;

// User Editable Region

const denyList = [helpRegex, dollarRegex, freeRegex];

const isSpam = (msg) => denyList.some((regex) => regex.test(msg));

checkMessageButton.addEventListener("click", () => {
  if (messageInput.value === "") {
    alert("Please enter a message.");

  result.textContent = isSpam(messageInput.value)
    ? "Oh no! This looks like a spam message."
    : "This message does not seem to contain any spam.";
  messageInput.value = "";

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User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/ Safari/537.36

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Learn Regular Expressions by Building a Spam Filter - Step 23

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this will not match free anymore! a character class will match only one character

You did good with the e in money

you need to do the same thing with the two letters e in free