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    Find separeted words in string

    I have a VBA macro that looks for words that occur in strings. I do not want to match words that occur as part of other words, e.g. “bar” in barrier. I would like to match “ bar “ or “.Bar “ or “bar-“ “-bar”, i.e the word “bar”. Is there a function or application to do this? Piece of code...
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    Use regular expressions to look for unicode words

    Hi, I'm trying to look for some whole-word Unicode words in a range of cells. My lookup words may look something like these: "an" "tiếp" "lị" "nguyễn", etc. (they are made up of characters from the Vietnamese alphabet) and my lookin cells may look something like these: "an" "ban, tiếp; lịn...

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