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Java Java Basics Using your New Tools Coding the Prototype

Completely stumped...

       String name = console.readLine("Enter a name:  ");
       String adjective = console.readLine("Enter an adjective:  ");
       String noun = console.readLine("Enter a noun:  ");
       String adverb = console.readLine("Enter an adverb:  ");
       String verb = console.readLine("Enter a verb ending with -ing:  ");

       console.printf("Your TreeStory:\n--------------------------\n);
       console.printf("%s is a %s %s.  ", name, adjective, noun); 
       console.printf("They are always %s %s.\n", adverb, verb);


Im completely stumped..Ive combed over this over and over and looks exactly the same as Craigs. Keeps saying not a statement and expects ";" ? Any ideas?

1 Answer

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Disclaimer: I am not very experienced in Java, but I believe it might just be a typo.

Without seeing all of the code for the program, my guess is that it's a missing " character.

console.printf("Your TreeStory:\n--------------------------\n);  // <-- At the end of this line, there's no " !

I figured it out...I just can read other answers very well apparently cause it was right in front of me..I didn't put the ending quotations at the end of the TreeStory Title command.