Chapter 16. Strings and Characters

 

The chief defect of Henry King Was chewing little bits of string.

 
 --Hilaire Belloc
 

The difference between the almost-right word and the right word is really a large matter—it’s the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.

 
 --Mark Twain
<feature> <supertitle>Objectives</supertitle>

In this chapter you’ll learn:

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To create and manipulate immutable character-string objects of class string and mutable character-string objects of class StringBuilder.

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<objective>

To manipulate character objects of struct Char.

</objective>
<objective>

To use regular-expression classes Regex and Match.

</objective>
<objective>

To iterate through matches to a regular expression.

</objective>
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