Extracting Words from a sentence that contain a sequence of letters

Posted on 2010-09-07
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Suppose I have this sentence:

"Peter Piper Picked a Peck of Picked Peppers"

and I wanted to extract out all the words that contained the letters "Pi"

is there a simple way to do it with regular expressions?

Question by:purplesoup
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by:Gurvinder Pal Singh
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from your comments' history, it seems your platform is .net
the regular expression is

you can test it here
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Patrick Matthews earned 1800 total points
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Try a pattern like this, assuming you are setting RegExp to not be case sensitive:


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