Pronunciation challenge, February 2015

Spend as much high-quality time as you can, doing various exercises to improve your pronunciation in Chinese (or other languages if you feel like it). Please read the challenge article for more information and inspiration!


Recent activities

6 minutes

reading about '-n' vs. '-ing' http://blog.skritter.com/2015/01/confusing-mandarin-pronunciation-part-1.html

Friday, Feb 27
Display avatarjblinguaphile
6 minutes

read your articles about the second tone and aspiration

Friday, Feb 27
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30 minutes

Hanzi Wall Chart Tone Pairs

Friday, Feb 27
Display avatarMichele
8 minutes

wai chinese

Thursday, Feb 26
Display avatar电猫
20 minutes

Thursday, Feb 26
Display avatarRachel
60 minutes

wei chinese and video (on own)

Thursday, Feb 26
Display avatarShannon
30 minutes

Waichinese

Thursday, Feb 26
Display avatarSteven Neubauer

Оля Ульянова joined the challenge!

Thursday, Feb 26
Display avatarОля Ульянова
25 minutes

Waichinese: 10 re-submissions. Glossika Fluency: 50 sentences.

Thursday, Feb 26
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35 minutes

WaiChinese practice on HSK sentences and re-dos.

Thursday, Feb 26
Display avatarJames
5 minutes

Re-recorded 2 HSK sentences for WaiChinese and replied to tutor Jenn(y).

Thursday, Feb 26
Display avatarjblinguaphile
20 minutes

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarRachel
180 minutes

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarShannon
30 minutes

Waichinese

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
30 minutes

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarDaniel G
5 minutes

read about pronunciation theory at http://www.hackingchinese.com/how-learning-some-basic-theory-can-improve-your-pronunciation/

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarjblinguaphile
8 minutes

Hanzi WallChart Pronunciation Package Tone Pairs - listen & repeat all of the "4-5 tone pairs" and "tone triplets", and read the "Tones 一下" PDF.

Wednesday, Feb 25
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35 minutes

Waichinese: 4 re-submissions and 12 submissions on ch- sounds. Glossika Fluency: 50 sentences.

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarnaphta
1 minutes

... and "Two-Character Modifiers" (Sinosplice)

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarjblinguaphile
10 minutes

Sinosplice: practiced pronouncing all "2-character adjectives" at http://www.sinosplice.com/learn-chinese/tone-pair-drills/3

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarjblinguaphile
10 minutes

Wai Chinese sentences

Wednesday, Feb 25
Display avatarManuela
20 minutes

Found some new sentences added to my WaiChinese account so I went through them, don't feel like I'm going to meet my 10 hour target as I'm preparing to leave to China in 4 days time. I'll try and g...

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarSimon Day
20 minutes

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarRachel
30 minutes

Waichinese

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarSteven Neubauer

Stephane joined the challenge!

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarStephane

Leaderboard

Linkhttp://www.hackingchinese.c...
Participants59
Hours reported91.34
DurationFebruary 10, 2015 to
February 28, 2015 (19 days)