Command Line manipulation CP 1

Hi !
I am stuck https://www.codecademy.com/courses/learn-the-command-line/lessons/command-line-manipulation/exercises/cp-part-i-command-line-manipulation

I try to copy
cp cleoptatra.txt historica/
but keep getting
cannot create regular file ‘historical/’: Not a directory
I cannot go on to next can anyone help?

Check the hint. The file is in the biopic directory of the drama directory which should be you present working directory.

Thanks, but I refreshed the task and it went through I just dont know why in the begining it didnt went through

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Could be any number of reasons. Remember to check your working directory

? pwd

and

 ? ls

before entering a command so you get a lay of the land, and can confirm files are where you expect them.

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