Bash: syntax error

Hi ever one
i install erpnextin ubuntu 18 from

bench --version

and in this step
Bench - Quickstart

To create a new bench, simply use the bench init command as follows:

$ bench init [–frappe-branch ] <MY_BENCH>

bash: syntax error near unexpected token `newline’
what the problem?

Hi welcome to ERPNext,

If you are entering this on the command line:

$ bench init [–frappe-branch ] <MY_BENCH>

instead you want to enter something like this:

$ bench init --frappe-branch master frappe-bench

The idea is <MY_BENCH> indicates a placeholder as explained for example here

A syntax error means the command interpreter cannot parse the ‘language’ instructions you have entered

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Thanks so much my hero I will try new