Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 41

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I do not know what this is asking me. Help me please

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

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

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Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 41

Your code is almost correct but don’t forget that you need a colon (:) at the end of an if statement.
EDIT: Also, your condition isn’t quite correct. You should print ‘space!’ if char IS a space.

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