Translation challenge, December 2016

The focus for this month's challenge is translation from Chinese to a language you feel more comfortable with.


Recent activities

75 minutes

Almost done translating the article about the popular terms. I should finish in time too meet my goal, tomorrow.

Friday, Dec 30
Display avatarwjlogsdon
120 minutes

Fixing up art translation, including doing some background research on some more complicated concepts

Friday, Dec 30
Display avatarSharon
20 minutes

Filled in a missed paragraph in art essay. Seem to be losing motivation (not good)

Thursday, Dec 29
Display avatarSharon
90 minutes

Finished rough translation of art essay.

Wednesday, Dec 28
Display avatarSharon
90 minutes

Continuing with my translation of the top ten phrases article. Some paragraphs were challenging but I managed to work them out as smoothly as I could.

Tuesday, Dec 27
Display avatarwjlogsdon
120 minutes

Art Essay rough translation - paragraphs 20-28

Tuesday, Dec 27
Display avatarSharon

Brian Tracy joined the challenge!

Tuesday, Dec 27
Display avatarBrian Tracy
40 minutes

Little Prince - the translation process seems to be going faster - that's good!

Monday, Dec 26
Display avatarChristopher Rawlins

Fabrizio Gagliardi joined the challenge!

Sunday, Dec 25
Display avatarFabrizio Gagliardi
50 minutes

Sunday, Dec 25
Display avatarChristopher Rawlins
10 minutes

Art Essay Rough Translation paragraph 19

Sunday, Dec 25
Display avatarSharon
60 minutes

Continuing on the same piece with the popular sayings. Still no update with the formatting problem, but everything else is going smoothly

Saturday, Dec 24
Display avatarwjlogsdon
75 minutes

Working on a kids book.. 我要吃了你 About 2 paragraphs.

Thursday, Dec 22
Display avatarEmily 艾颜
120 minutes

Art Essay Rough Translation - Paragraphs 13-18

Thursday, Dec 22
Display avatarSharon
60 minutes

I'm continuing with the piece on popular phrases. Yesterday I spent time on translating but ended up wasting a lot of time trying to figure out how to fix the formatting of the page which got messe...

Thursday, Dec 22
Display avatarwjlogsdon
120 minutes

Art Essay rough translation (paragraphs 1-12)

Wednesday, Dec 21
Display avatarSharon
30 minutes

Art Essay - finished prep work

Tuesday, Dec 20
Display avatarSharon
30 minutes

More work on the Little Prince - Mainly EN to ZH

Tuesday, Dec 20
Display avatarChristopher Rawlins
60 minutes

I decided to work on an interesting text on the top ten most popular sayings of 2016. This article stood out to me when I was searching for something new to work on after having completed the other...

Tuesday, Dec 20
Display avatarwjlogsdon
120 minutes

Art Essay - prep work (summarising in English)

Tuesday, Dec 20
Display avatarSharon
30 minutes

Work on the Little Prince - first 3-4 paragraphs. It went pretty well. It definitely helps my listening too.

Monday, Dec 19
Display avatarChristopher Rawlins
30 minutes

translating a text about friendship

Monday, Dec 19
Display avatarMajiya
40 minutes

Finished the piece on the Gaokao stories. It was pretty funny and interesting although the author used some slang and idioms I hadn't seen before I managed to offer translations that I thought were...

Monday, Dec 19
Display avatarwjlogsdon
45 minutes

Text about computer

Sunday, Dec 18
Display avatarMajiya

Leaderboard

RankScorePersonal goal progress
1.Thumb avatarSharon13.590%
2.Thumb avatarwjlogsdon8.6786%
3.Thumb avatarChristopher Rawlins6.75135%
4.Thumb avatarMajiya4.0840%
5.Thumb avatarEmily 艾颜1.7510%
6.Thumb avatarKatya Nelson1.3426%
7.Thumb avatar杜雁子0.428%
Linkhttp://www.hackingchinese.c...
Participants32
Hours reported36.51
DurationDecember 10, 2016 to
December 31, 2016 (22 days)