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

30 minutes

Hanzi Wall Charts tone pairs Glossika sample

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarMichele
15 minutes

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarBoris
15 minutes

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarBoris
40 minutes

Waichinese: 10 submissions and 5 resubmissions. Glossika Fluency: 50 sentences.

Tuesday, Feb 24
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Magelita joined the challenge!

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarMagelita
15 minutes

WaiChinese: submitted ~20 HSK sentences and one Spring Festival couplet line.

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarjblinguaphile
21 minutes

Worked on WaiChinese. Some new sentences and old.

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarJames
30 minutes

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
30 minutes

Tuesday, Feb 24
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
30 minutes

Just mimicking the audio from my text, but I am starting to notice areas where my pronunciation can improve. I spent a lot of time with the word: 特别。 In the recordings, it sounded like ke bie, an...

Monday, Feb 23
Display avatarDaniel G
15 minutes

Glossika Fluency: 50 sentences.

Monday, Feb 23
Display avatarnaphta
40 minutes

Completed more WaiChinese, now almost all my submissions are 4s/5s. Shadowed more dialogue using Audacity. Did what I said I would do before and didn't let pronunciation get in the way during my le...

Monday, Feb 23
Display avatarSimon Day
75 minutes

AllSet Learning tone pairs, Waichinese tone pairs

Monday, Feb 23
Display avatarSara Jaaksola
78 minutes

Went through every single Initial/Final sound in Mandarin in all 4 tones using the Yabla tone chart. Grueling, but useful.

Monday, Feb 23
Display avatarJames
25 minutes

Tone pairs on WaiChinese + reviewing difficult sounds "R" feedback

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarCher
30 minutes

Anki pronunciation practice/Made sure to mark the ones I wasn't pronouncing correctly

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarCher
4 minutes

1 tone pairings. some couplets

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle
3 minutes

tone pairings 1

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle
4 minutes

tone pairings

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle
3 minutes

2nd tone pairings

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle
4 minutes

tone pairings

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle
3 minutes

2nd tone parings. first halof

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle
5 minutes

3rd tone pairings. got 5 on all! yeah!

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle

Michelle joined the challenge!

Sunday, Feb 22
Display avatarMichelle
11 minutes

Wai Chinese

Sunday, Feb 22
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Leaderboard

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