Welcome to the Treehouse Community

The Treehouse Community is a meeting place for developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels to get support. Collaborate here on code errors or bugs that you need feedback on, or asking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project. Join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today. (Note: Only Treehouse students can comment or ask questions, but non-students are welcome to browse our conversations.)

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and a supportive community. Start your free trial today.

Python Python Basics (2015) Python Data Types String Formatting

can't pass this one: OK, so now use .format() on the string "Treehouse loves {}" to put your name

OK, so now use .format() on the string "Treehouse loves {}" to put your name into the placeholder. Assign this to the variable subject again.

This is what the question is asking for and I don't know what I keep doing wrong. How do I pass this?


1 Answer

Mike Bozee
Mike Bozee
39,385 Points

Here, notice format syntax below:

name = 'Kelsey'
subject = 'Treehouse loves {}'.format(name)

Ok. Thanks. I was putting parenthesis around it and an extra parenthesis around the Kelsey.