Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 40

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my code is rejected and i dont know how to cpntinue.

Your code so far

text = 'Hello World'
shift = 3
alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'
encrypted_text = ''
b=4

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for char in text.lower():
    index = alphabet.find(char)
    new_index = index + shift
    encrypted_text = encrypted_text + alphabet[new_index]
    print('char:', char, 'encrypted text:', encrypted_text)
encrypted_text += value
 


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Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 40

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This is the line of code which you should be amending in this step. Using the += operator allows you to make this line more concise.
Remove the line of code which you added to the bottom and instead edit the line above.

Also, for some reason you have this stray code further up, which is not needed: