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toPlainEnglish

Replace all VNese letters with the corresponding English accents

const toPlainEnglish = (str) => {
str = str.replace(/à|á|||ã|â||||||ă|||||/g, 'a')
str = str.replace(/è|é||||ê||ế|||/g, 'e')
str = str.replace(/ì|í|||ĩ/g, 'i')
str = str.replace(/ò|ó|||õ|ô||||||ơ|||||/g, 'o')
str = str.replace(/ù|ú|||ũ|ư|||||/g, 'u')
str = str.replace(/|ý|||/g, 'y')
str = str.replace(/đ/g, 'd')
str = str.replace(/À|Á|||Ã|Â||||||Ă|||||/g, 'A')
str = str.replace(/È|É||||Ê|||||/g, 'E')
str = str.replace(/Ì|Í|||Ĩ/g, 'I')
str = str.replace(/Ò|Ó|||Õ|Ô||||||Ơ|||||/g, 'O')
str = str.replace(/Ù|Ú|||Ũ|Ư|||||/g, 'U')
str = str.replace(/|Ý|||/g, 'Y')
str = str.replace(/Đ/g, 'D')
// OPTIONAL - Remove special chars
// str = str.replace(/[^a-zA-Z0-9 \s]/g, "")
return str
}
console.log(toPlainEnglish('Tuấn Anh')) // => "Tuan Anh"