Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 42

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help please. I am not sure what is being asked of me here/

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

for char in text.lower():
    if char == ' ':
    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 @munyaradzinhidza

You should use the += operator to add char to the current value of encrypted_text inside your new if statement.

For this step, you are asked to add char to encrypted_text

Happy coding