To speed up the regex:

1. Loose the grouping where you can. Do you really need to check the two-caps, of could you just say \L\w{2}?

2. Use the 'o' modifier, as you don't use variables in your regex (see perlop).

Hope this helps,

Jeroen
"We are not alone"(FZ)


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