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PHP Regular Expression Exercises: Remove the last word from a string

PHP regular expression: Exercise-2 with Solution

Write a PHP script that removes the last word from a string.

Sample string : 'The quick brown fox'

Pictorial Presentation:

PHP Regular Expression Exercise: Remove the last word from a string

Sample Solution:

PHP Code:

<?php
$str1 = 'The quick brown fox';
echo preg_replace('/\W\w+\s*(\W*)$/', '$1', $str1)."\n";
?>

Sample Output:

The quick brown

Flowchart :

Flowchart: Remove the last word from a string

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