6.10 The continue statement
continue may only occur syntactically nested in a for or
while loop, but not nested in a function or class definition or
try statement within that loop.6.1It continues with the next cycle of the nearest enclosing loop.
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- It may
occur within an except or else clause. The
restriction on occurring in the try clause is implementor's
laziness and will eventually be lifted.