Reading challenge, April 2018
Intensive reading - a short story. 王小波的一只特立独行的猪 on Popup Chinese. Read several times then checked new words. Could get the gist although a lot of unknown words. Interesting story.
Just got quizzed by a robot. Three riddles on the Chinese characters he was thinking about. I think I got the satisfaction of guessing correctly that a 7 year old in China would have gotten. Still...
Complete lesson from a text book, 汉语教程。 Good for intensive reading and brushing up grammar and vocabulary.
Still working at Into the Haze. Just about to enter a dark abandoned subway station. Wish me luck.
Concentrating only on Into the Haze. Definitely improving my reading skill. Can guess meanings and most pinyin, but without tones, of almost words I didn't know when I started 10 days ago.
Read story from 汉语趣读. Too many unknown words. Read one from Chairman’s Bao. Useful vocab. TCB flashcards - can remember recently read but have completely forgotten older ones.
Wordswing Into the Haze. Was able to get to a 2nd checkpoint. Also reading the Escape game, but the text is more obscure than Into the Haze. The character translations don't add up on the senten...