Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 42

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can anyone help me i can’t get the if statement to work

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text = 'Hello World'
shift = 3
alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'
encrypted_text = ''
if char == ' ':
 
    print(space!)
for char in text.lower():
    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 42

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Welcome to the forum @NoumiHacker

The if statement and print call should be in the loop body.
Don’t forget that your print call is for a string.

Happy coding

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)

cud some1 explain to me y this is wongg
thnks <3

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your space! should be in (’ ')

if char==’ ':print(‘space!’)

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