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

30 minutes

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Sunday, Mar 01
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40 minutes

Sunday, Mar 01
Display avatarRaymond Moy
75 minutes

Copied a congratulatory letter to a sports tournament champion. Some vocabulary and phrases: 夺得冠军 vs 取得胜利,争取胜利...满怀豪情 (filled with prideful sentiment), 斗志 (will to fight), 取长补短 (learn from each oth...

Saturday, Feb 29
Display avatarHenry W
75 minutes

Copied a job recommendation letter, as well as practiced writing new vocabulary from a travel recommendation letter. Learned: 娴熟xian2shu2 (adept, skilled, 娴熟的技术), 敬业精神 (professional dedication), 铭记...

Saturday, Feb 29
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55 minutes

Friday, Feb 28
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30 minutes

Friday, Feb 28
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20 minutes

微信、 Tandem

Friday, Feb 28
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20 minutes

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Friday, Feb 28
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30 minutes

Thursday, Feb 27
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30 minutes

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Wednesday, Feb 26
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40 minutes

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Wednesday, Feb 26
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40 minutes

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Wednesday, Feb 26
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40 minutes

Tuesday, Feb 25
Display avatarRaymond Moy
90 minutes

Copied two more job application letters. Learned: 恭候 (respectfully await, 恭候您的佳音), a special usage of 蒙 (to receive a favor or sth nice, 如蒙录用,我会竭诚为贵公司效力), 职业素质 (professionalism), 函告 (to inform by ...

Tuesday, Feb 25
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60 minutes

Monday, Feb 24
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68 minutes

我的好兄弟/姐妹。180/200 characters

Monday, Feb 24
Display avatarGätlin
46 minutes

Monday, Feb 24
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20 minutes

tandem

Sunday, Feb 23
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30 minutes

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Sunday, Feb 23
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20 minutes

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Sunday, Feb 23
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30 minutes

tandem

Sunday, Feb 23
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45 minutes

Copied second sample job application letter, again trying to write sentence by sentence. Learned 冒昧 (self-deprecating exp. of be so bold to), 承蒙 (to be given a kindness or favor, 承蒙照顾,承蒙指教), 年事已高 (...

Sunday, Feb 23
Display avatarHenry W
61 minutes

Sunday, Feb 23
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Keara joined the challenge!

Saturday, Feb 22
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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
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Leaderboard

RankScorePersonal goal progress
1.Thumb avatarRaymond Moy18.6293%
2.Thumb avatarcharacter10.33103%
3.Thumb avatarHenry W7.575%
4.Thumb avatarGätlin 2.7127%
5.Thumb avatarDebbieT2.6633%
6.Thumb avatarBirgit0.367%
Participants19
Hours reported42.18
DurationFebruary 10, 2020 to
February 29, 2020 (20 days)