Writing challenge, February 2020

Focus on improving your writing ability in February! Make sure you get feedback so you know what you should improve. Please read the attached article for more information and inspiration.


Recent activities

Keara joined the challenge!

Saturday, Feb 22
Display avatarKeara
45 minutes

Copied a sample job cover letter. Would read a sentence aloud, then write it down instead of copying it character by character. Vocab: 竭诚 (wholeheartedly [exhaust, use fully / sincere])

Saturday, Feb 22
Display avatarHenry W
66 minutes

Friday, Feb 21
Display avatarRaymond Moy
68 minutes

Thursday, Feb 20
Display avatarRaymond Moy
30 minutes

Copied sample letter to a friend with some customization. Began reviewing job cover letter examples, learning phrases such as 值此...之际 (on this ___ occasion), 毛遂自荐 (volunteer one's service like Mao...

Thursday, Feb 20
Display avatarHenry W
60 minutes

Thursday, Feb 20
Display avatarRaymond Moy
30 minutes

Practice letter to my 启蒙老师. 200 characters. Learned some phrases: 独到之处 (special qualities), 温故而知新 (review old knowledge to learn new things), 劳逸结合 (balance work and leisure)

Thursday, Feb 20
Display avatarHenry W
40 minutes

Tandem

Wednesday, Feb 19
Display avatarcharacter
35 minutes

我的梦想 - 180 characters

Wednesday, Feb 19
Display avatarGätlin

daniel joined the challenge!

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatardaniel
67 minutes

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatarRaymond Moy
60 minutes

Reviewing a book on forms of practical writing. Reviewed writing letters. Learned __得体 (suiting the occasion), such as 语言得体,讲话得体,打扮得体. Learned various 祝语 for ends of formal letters, including the s...

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatarHenry W
20 minutes

Tandem

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatarcharacter
40 minutes

Tandem

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatarcharacter
30 minutes

Tandem

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatarcharacter
30 minutes

Tandem

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatarcharacter
40 minutes

Tandem

Tuesday, Feb 18
Display avatarcharacter
60 minutes

180 characters on he topic "如果没有手机"

Monday, Feb 17
Display avatarGätlin
60 minutes

Monday, Feb 17
Display avatarRaymond Moy
10 minutes

视频评论

Monday, Feb 17
Display avatarBirgit

jenny joined the challenge!

Monday, Feb 17
Display avatarjenny
62 minutes

Sunday, Feb 16
Display avatarRaymond Moy
64 minutes

Added writing text from audio of Wordswing dialogues.

Saturday, Feb 15
Display avatarRaymond Moy
25 minutes

Diary entry for today: 明天Kate和Robbie来了,所以我得了做很多的家务。我很高兴Kate感觉更好。明天早上我必须做面包。下午,我们会开车去机场为了接他们。我期待看他们—好久不见!

Saturday, Feb 15
Display avatarDebbieT
1 minutes

please everyone share this link, all the latest Chinese school books for free download: http://bp.pep.com.cn/jc/

Saturday, Feb 15
Display avatarBirgit

Leaderboard

RankScorePersonal goal progress
1.Thumb avatarRaymond Moy12.5762%
2.Thumb avatarcharacter5.67113%
3.Thumb avatarHenry W2.7527%
4.Thumb avatarDebbieT2.6633%
5.Thumb avatarGätlin 1.5815%
6.Thumb avatarBirgit0.367%
Days left7
Participants19
Hours reported25.59
DurationFebruary 10, 2020 to
February 29, 2020 (20 days)