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.
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])
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...
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)
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...
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！