Why is the d _1 = dict() not working?

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My Code:

faces = ['Jack', 'Queen', 'King', 'Ace']
suits = ['Clubs', 'Spades', 'Hearts', 'Diamonds']
numbers = [[ 1, 2, 3], [4, 5, 6, 7],[8 , 9, 10,]

d_1 = []

for i in range(len(faces)):
    d_1[numbers[i]] = dict(zip(cards,suits[i]))

What I expected to happen:
a dictionary with cards

What actually happened:
d_1 = dict()
SyntaxError: invalid syntax

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You left the [ open when numbers was defined.

Also, [] creates a list, not a dictionary. To create a dictionary you must use {}.