Pig Latin: the last test bug

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Guess there is a bug in tests.
My code does not pass the test “Should handle words without vowels.”

Your code so far

const consonantRe = /^[B-DF-HJ-NP-TV-XZ]*/gi;

function translatePigLatin(str) {
  const startConsons = str.match(consonantRe)[0];
  if (!startConsons) {
    return str + 'way';
  return str.substr(startConsons.length) + startConsons + 'ay';


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“y” is not a vowel.

Thank you, Ariel. I would never guess. English in not my native so I was completely sure to exclude ‘y’ from the consonants

It’s not an uncommon mistake. I think we should probably add a sentence to that challenge stating “In English, the list of vowels is ‘a’, ‘e’, ‘i’, ‘o’, and ‘u’.”