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# Function goal: taking a list of numbers & returning a list of each number converted to a string (in one line only!)

Hi everyone! I need help with a function.

My function, convert, takes a list of numbers as its only parameter. It should return a list of each number converted to a string.

For example, the call convert([1, 2, 3]) should return ["1", "2", "3"].

Here's the tricky thing: the function body must contain only one line of code.

This is what I have so far:

```def convert(list_nums):
return list("".join([str(x) for x in list_nums]))
```

When I call the function like this:

```convert([1, 2, 3, 999])
```

.. and I print the result, I see this:

```['1', '2', '3', '9', '9', '9']
```

When it should look like this:

```['1', '2', '3', '999']
```

I am stumped on how I can manipulate the function to convert each number to a string, rather than each element of a number. Can anyone suggest how I might remedy this?

```def convert(list_nums):