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Python Python Collections (Retired) Dictionaries String Formatting with Dictionaries

Mint Milano
Mint Milano
3,114 Points

please can anyone help me out with this dictionary, and string stuff i am unable to get this right...

could not understand this question properly..

strings.py
dicts = [
    {'name': 'Michelangelo',
     'food': 'PIZZA'},
    {'name': 'Garfield',
     'food': 'lasanga'},
    {'name': 'Walter',
     'food': 'pancakes'},
    {'name': 'Galactus',
     'food': 'worlds'}
]

string = "Hi, I'm {name} and I love to eat {food}!"

def string_factory(dicts,string):

     list=string.format(**dicts)
       return list

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
217,443 Points

:point_right: Remember you are working with a list of dictionaries.

You have the right idea, but you need to apply your string formatting to each dictionary in the list. You will probably want to use a loop, and inside the loop keep adding the formatted strings to a new list.

Then return the new list after the loop completes.