URL rewrite to only match on top level folder

I use windows 2008 server with IIS7 and have created the following URL rewrite rule:

<rule name="Rewrite english to /index.asp">
      <match url="english" />
      <action type="Rewrite" url="index.asp" />

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What this does is when the URL is written as:


It would redirect to:


The only problem is that if there are any files on the website which start with the text "english" then the rule would apply to that filename. I have an image called english-rose.jpg which would not display when this rule was in place. As soon as I removed the rule it was fine.

So what I want is to change the rule so it only matches on /english and no other variation.
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Dan McFaddenSystems EngineerCommented:
Try this:

<rule name="Rewrite english to /index.asp">
      <match url="english/" />
      <action type="Rewrite" url="index.asp" />

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mike99cAuthor Commented:
Thanks Dan. While this has solved the issue of the image now being recognised, the problem I have now is that the URL only works with the forward slash in front like so:

But I would still like it to work as before:
NerdsOfTechTechnology ScientistCommented:
<match url="english(\/)?$">

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