Translation challenge, September 2016

This month's challenge is about translating to Chinese from your native language. Read more about the challenge, including why translation can be a useful way of improving your writing skill in Chinese, in the linked to blog post!


Recent activities

Dominic Hughes joined the challenge!

Monday, Sep 12
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35 minutes

Trying to translate a German fairytale

Monday, Sep 12
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Maria Grazia Giuffrida joined the challenge!

Monday, Sep 12
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30 minutes

Monday, Sep 12
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30 minutes

Monday, Sep 12
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10 minutes

Translated three sentences (the lede and a quote) from an article on Djokovic losing the US Open

Monday, Sep 12
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小英 / Ingrid joined the challenge!

Monday, Sep 12
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40 minutes

Translated scriptures (Book of Mormon) from Tongan to Chinese. It was a bit awkward going from Tongan to Chinese, I think i'll stick to English to Chinese at the moment.

Sunday, Sep 11
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30 minutes

Tried to translate a German children story into Chinese. I have to admit that I haven't done any translations for a long time. So the start was not easy.

Sunday, Sep 11
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Su joined the challenge!

Sunday, Sep 11
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33 minutes

For this challenge I do translations from German to Chinese. I started today with a very short article for kids about the opening ceremony of the Paralympics. It is the first time, that I try to tr...

Saturday, Sep 10
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海峰 joined the challenge!

Friday, Sep 09
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Miriam joined the challenge!

Thursday, Sep 08
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Ben Parker joined the challenge!

Thursday, Sep 08
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McCallieChinese joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Manuela joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Sylvère Clerempuy joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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naphta joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Birgit joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Anna joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Mag joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Gretchen Shelby joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Zhudi joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Majiya joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Sharon joined the challenge!

Wednesday, Sep 07
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Leaderboard

RankScorePersonal goal progress
1.Thumb avatarAlexander Giddings11.79117%
2.Thumb avatarMajiya5.3376%
3.Thumb avatarPeter5.0100%
4.Thumb avatarBen Parker3.060%
5.Thumb avatarOlle Linge2.3346%
6.Thumb avatarManuela2.2532%
7.Thumb avatarnaphta1.515%
8.Thumb avatar海峰1.516%
9.Thumb avatarMiriam1.0521%
10.Thumb avatarCecilia Elizabeth Pauta Pauta1.050%
11.Thumb avatarSharon0.175%
Linkhttp://www.hackingchinese.c...
Participants27
Hours reported34.92
DurationSeptember 10, 2016 to
September 30, 2016 (21 days)