[Tutor] Eng to Leet Speek

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Mon Jul 27 22:02:34 CEST 2009

"Chris Castillo" <ctcast at gmail.com> wrote

> and I am trying to turn it into english with the following code:
> def eng2leet(astring):
>    astring = astring.replace("4","a")
>    astring = astring.replace("8","b")
>    astring = astring.replace("[","c")
>    astring = astring.replace("|)","d")

You might want to investigate the maketrans and translate 
functions in the string module.

The seem to be quite similar in intent to what you are trying 
to do?


Alan Gauld
Author of the Learn to Program web site

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