i wrote these two reg exps, one to check full names, the other to check the validity of email addresses.<BR><BR>It&#039;s my first crack at reg Exps in VB, and i want to be sure that i did the right. basically, i am seeking a second/third opinion.<BR><BR>these are the two exps:<BR>Dim reName As New RegEx("^[a-z]+s&#039;?[a-z]&#124&#039;&#124-+$")<BR>Dim reEmail As New RegEx("^[w.-]+@[w.-].{1,1}[a-z]{2,4}$")<BR><BR>the name allows for apostrophes and hyphens in surnames.<BR>the email allows for the recent additiopns .us and .info<BR><BR>please advise