Truncate a String?

Tell us what’s happening:
Not sure why I am struggling with this code.
truncateString(“A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket”, 8) should return “A-tisket…”.
truncateString(“Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers”, 11) should return “Peter Piper…”.

Your code so far

function truncateString(str, num) {
  // Clear out that junk in your trunk
  if (str.length > num && num > 3) {
    return str.slice(0, (num - 3)) + '...';
  } else if (str.length > num && num <= 3) {
    return str.slice(0, num) + '...';
  } else {
    return str;

truncateString("A-tisket a-tasket A green and yellow basket", 8);

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Link to the challenge:

Compare your output with test cases using console.logs.

The first test case should return below.

But your code is returning this instead.


Thank you so much! Got it now. Took away - 3 from (num - 3) in my first argument