Participation
in Benchmarking challenge, June 2016



30 minutes
0.5h

Chatting in Mandarin helps in getting practice on the Mandarin Traditional and Simplify keyboard

60 minutes
1.0h

Practicing with a Native Chinese is helping me find my flaws in pronunciation but as well as improve.

60 minutes
1.0h

I am starting to understand more when I listen to Music or watch a Chinese movie. I find myself hearing radicals that I practice. SO I somewhat know what they are talking about.

30 minutes
0.5h

I notice that my handwriting is improving every time I practice writing sentences.

60 minutes
1.0h

Sometimes I feel like I am not learning much, but whenever I go over the material I see I remember the radicals or sentences. Yesterday, I did the basics, anki, and practice the vowels and consonants.

90 minutes
1.5h

I spent 30 minutes chatting in Mandarin and the other 60 minutes talking basic Mandarin words.

30 minutes
0.5h

Writing about movie preferences in Chinese on Chinesepod.com. I use pin and paper. Then I spent the other fifteen on skriter writing Mandarin characters.

60 minutes
1.0h

I went back over the lessons I did yesterday an spent around 15 mins. Then I continue my learning by practicing Chinese consonants, vowels, and the tones. I think once I practicing lessons helped with the pronunciation of the characters.

30 minutes
0.5h

I listen to a different Mandarin station which was 97.2 Caldecott Hill Estate, Singapore

30 minutes
0.5h

I finish watching 怒江之战 第01集 which I watch the other half yesterday

60 minutes
1.0h

Basic Chinese - I spent time going through Anki Cards, then I went and did how to introduce yourself on chinesepod.com.

10 minutes
0.17h

Memorizing Chinese radicals

30 minutes
0.5h

Chatting - Mandarin with native speakers

60 minutes
1.0h

I talk to a Native Mandarin speaker on speaky.com

60 minutes
1.0h

Listening - I listen to Yes 933 radio station for Chinese songs and I watch
怒江之战 第01集 on film.qq.com

30 minutes
0.5h

I spent 15 minutes writing on paper Chinese sentences, and the other 15 writing on skritter.




Challenge time progress:100.0%
Goal progress:110.6%
Score12.17
Rank1st
Hours reported12.17
Goal11h