Speaking challenge, April 2021

Focus on improving your speaking ability, including fluency, pronunciation and much more. See the challenge article for more information and inspiration!


Recent activities

60 minutes

Verbling class

Sunday, Apr 11
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Huey
20 minutes

Talking with locals, spent a few hours with them, but probably only spent a fraction of the time speaking.

Sunday, Apr 11
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Huey
5 minutes

Audio recording

Sunday, Apr 11
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Victoria
25 minutes

Flashcards - HSK 1 nouns 31-62 in sentences. Translate the English sentence to Mandarin outloud, listen to the audio to repeat the correct pronunciation of the sentence.

Sunday, Apr 11
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Tessa Hall
45 minutes

Recited parts of the story 完美的弓 from http://chinesereadingpractice.com/2020/06/11/childrens-story-%e5%ae%8c%e7%be%8e%e7%9a%84%e5%bc%93-the-perfect-archery-bow/ -- this was much above my level, so t...

Sunday, Apr 11
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Simon Shine
30 minutes

Read aloud the story 海上和床上 found at http://chinesereadingpractice.com/2020/06/25/short-story-on-the-sea-and-in-bed/ -- this story was a bit above my level. While speaking, I wrote down the pinyin f...

Sunday, Apr 11
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Simon Shine

Simon Shine joined the challenge!

Sunday, Apr 11
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Simon Shine
25 minutes

I read 12 different small texts of my Chinesse book and repeat twice ! I forget how to pronounce some characters ;)

Saturday, Apr 10
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Carmen
35 minutes

Driver on a lift turned out to be Chinese, had a longer if slightly stilted conversation

Saturday, Apr 10
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Ferran Diya

Ferran Diya joined the challenge!

Saturday, Apr 10
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Ferran Diya
20 minutes

Repeating after the main leads' lines in 《忽然今夏》, focusing on the tones, stress, and intonation.

Saturday, Apr 10
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YanaLee
10 minutes

Using my lesson word list and repeating each one after the teacher (x3)

Saturday, Apr 10
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languageslouise

languageslouise joined the challenge!

Saturday, Apr 10
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Kevin Lee joined the challenge!

Saturday, Apr 10
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Kevin Lee
60 minutes

Language exchange with fiends delightful mother. 今早我第一次见面我好朋友的妈妈。她是四川人。我们聊天一个小时了。

Saturday, Apr 10
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馬安妮

馬安妮 joined the challenge!

Saturday, Apr 10
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馬安妮
25 minutes

Recorded myself reading an article out loud and sent it to my Chinese teacher

Saturday, Apr 10
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Huey
20 minutes

Flashcards - HSK 1 nouns 1-30 in sentences. Have to say the English sentence in Mandarin, tap the card to see if it was correct, then listen to the audio to repeat the correct pronunciation of the...

Saturday, Apr 10
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Tessa Hall

Kelly C joined the challenge!

Friday, Apr 09
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Henrik joined the challenge!

Friday, Apr 09
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Friday, Apr 09
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Friday, Apr 09
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Friday, Apr 09
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Friday, Apr 09
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Thursday, Apr 08
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Linkhttps://www.hackingchinese....
Days left19
Participants58
Hours reported6.33
DurationApril 10, 2021 to
April 30, 2021 (21 days)