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Trying to understand how to build a macro around a very simple RegEx pattern

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I'm starting to understand how to construct a pattern in RegEx, but I can't seem to get the hang of getting a macro to actually do something with a pattern. Pls take a look at the attached workbook and let me know how to construct my macro to get the desired result.

Thanks,
John
Sub MatchPattern()
[Myrange].Offset(0, 2).ClearContents
Dim RegEx      As VBScript_RegExp_55.RegExp
Dim rng1 As Range, cel As Range
    Set RegEx = New VBScript_RegExp_55.RegExp
    Set rng1 = [Myrange]
    With RegEx
        .MultiLine = False
        .Global = True
        .IgnoreCase = True
        .Pattern = "\d\s\w{1-3}"
    End With
    For Each cel In rng1
        cel.Offset(0, 2) = cel & " 999"
    Next
   Set rng1 = Nothing
    Set RegEx = Nothing
End Sub
VeryBasicPatternMatch.xls
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