On Sep 10, 7:07 am, James Edward Gray II <ja... / grayproductions.net>
wrote:
> On Sep 9, 2007, at 1:15 PM, Eugene Kalenkovich wrote:
>
> > TOTEENS=[nil, 'one two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven
> > twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen seventeen eighteen
> > nineteen'.split].flatten
>
> A small suggestion:
>
>  >> %w{one two three ...}
> => ["one", "two", "three", "..."]

Moreover:
irb(main):001:0> [ nil, *%w| two three | ]
=> [nil, "two", "three"]

No need to flatten.