Translation challenge, December 2018

This challenge is about practising translation, either from your native language to Chinese, or from Chinese to your native language. Please read the linked article for more information and inspiration!


Recent activities

70 minutes

Still on viki.com subtitling episode 35 of Bloody Romance.

Saturday, Dec 22
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
35 minutes

Saturday, Dec 22
Display avatarMajiya
60 minutes

Translated English to Chinese from an article about working as a foreign teacher in a 3rd tier city in China. Read them to my Chinese italki partner. He didn't correct them but understood and it ...

Saturday, Dec 22
Display avatarLiz H
38 minutes

Started translating a new story about a $150 tailored made suit I bought in Bangkok. English Original: Six years ago I went to Bangkok, Thailand for a professional conference and I got sucked into...

Friday, Dec 21
Display avatarRaymond Moy
60 minutes

Working on first part of episode 35 of Bloody Romance.

Friday, Dec 21
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
55 minutes

还是翻译德文故事

Friday, Dec 21
Display avatarMajiya
37 minutes

English original: 9. The power goes out at 3AM. 10. I have the coffemaker programmed to start at 6:15, Mae has a 7AM train to Manhattan, but last Sunday was the start of daylight savings time。...

Friday, Dec 21
Display avatarRaymond Moy
60 minutes

Finished subbing episode 34 of Bloody Romance, started 35

Thursday, Dec 20
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
50 minutes

Thursday, Dec 20
Display avatarMajiya
60 minutes

Close to finishing up episode 34 of Bloody Romance.

Thursday, Dec 20
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
30 minutes

English original: 7. I failed to put the top on the carafe – the top that keeps the no-drip feature in the up position and allows coffee to flow from the filter basket into the carafe. 8. Someone...

Wednesday, Dec 19
Display avatarRaymond Moy
40 minutes

Wednesday, Dec 19
Display avatarMajiya
45 minutes

English Original: 3. I forget to push the program button. 4. My wife usually gets up at 7:30 AM so I program the coffeemaker start at 7:15, but one day my wife had to catch a 7:00 AM train to Manha...

Tuesday, Dec 18
Display avatarRaymond Moy
30 minutes

Translated DuChinese Lessons (Chinese to German)

Tuesday, Dec 18
Display avatar林鹤栖
60 minutes

Still on viki.com subtitling Bloody Romance.

Tuesday, Dec 18
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
45 minutes

Tuesday, Dec 18
Display avatarMajiya
30 minutes

Tuesday, Dec 18
Display avatartinawong

tinawong joined the challenge!

Tuesday, Dec 18
Display avatartinawong
40 minutes

English original: 1. I forgot that we have a programmable coffee maker, and don’t even bother to put water and coffee in the coffee maker the night before. 2. I did not know that after programming ...

Tuesday, Dec 18
Display avatarRaymond Moy
60 minutes

An hour subbing Bloody Romance on Viki.com

Monday, Dec 17
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
30 minutes

Monday, Dec 17
Display avatarTheresa
120 minutes

Chinese to English: a long article on International education in China to discuss in my next lesson. In this case translating into English was helpful to understand the detail. Whether the time s...

Monday, Dec 17
Display avatarLiz H
40 minutes

Monday, Dec 17
Display avatarMajiya
60 minutes

Still Bloody Romance on Viki.com

Monday, Dec 17
Display avatarSteven Neubauer
35 minutes

English: Now, my wife gets up first, goes downstairs and the coffee machine has hot coffee for her to drink right away. But, at least once a month, she will come back upstairs and announce in her p...

Sunday, Dec 16
Display avatarRaymond Moy

Leaderboard

RankScorePersonal goal progress
1.Thumb avatarSteven Neubauer23.34116%
2.Thumb avatarRaymond Moy13.46103%
3.Thumb avatarMajiya10.35103%
4.Thumb avatarLiz H6.565%
5.Thumb avatartinawong4.530%
6.Thumb avatarTheresa 4.545%
7.Thumb avatar林鹤栖 0.55%
8.Thumb avatarnflight0.4321%
Linkhttps://www.hackingchinese....
Participants26
Hours reported63.58
DurationDecember 10, 2018 to
December 31, 2018 (22 days)