So how do you get a sub-string in Python? Well, Python has a handy dandy feature called “slicing” that can be used for getting sub-strings from strings. But first, we have to go over a couple of things to understand how this works. Slicing Python Objects Strings, in Python, are arrays of characters, except they [...]
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Python strings as sequences of characters Python strings are sequences of individual characters, and share their basic methods of access with those other Python sequences – lists and tuples. The simplest way of extracting single characters from strings (and individual members from any sequence) is to unpack them into corresponding variables.
>>> s = 'Don'
>>> a, b, c = s # Unpack into variables
Unfortunately, it’s not [...]