Translation challenge, October 2021

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

25 minutes

IWC exercises

Sunday, Oct 24
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Huey
60 minutes

Sunday, Oct 24
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Gyula Krajczar
32 minutes

Translating Mandarin Companion's Country of the Blind to English

Saturday, Oct 23
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Jen Spru
49 minutes

IWC Unit 23 (1) Hong Kong can be democratic and free. Moreover, its economic system won’t change. 香港可以民主的和自由的。而且,它的经济系统不会改变。 (2) Could I ask, the People’s Republic of China is composed of ho...

Saturday, Oct 23
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LaurenF
27 minutes

Saturday, Oct 23
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Jen Spru
60 minutes

Saturday, Oct 23
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Gyula Krajczar
36 minutes

Translating Talk Taiwanese Mandarin to English

Saturday, Oct 23
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Huey
49 minutes

IWC Unit 21 (1) Her luck is often bad. Her roommate’s luck, on the other hand, is extremely good. 她的运气经常错的。她的室友,反过来说,非常好的。 (2) He participates in three ball teams, but his schoolwork is good...

Friday, Oct 22
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LaurenF
40 minutes

Friday, Oct 22
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Gyula Krajczar
4 minutes

Friday, Oct 22
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Gyula Krajczar
49 minutes

Translation Ex. page 17-20. (1) He finished taking the exam and then he got sick. 1. 他写完了考试,然后就生病的。 2. 他完成了考试,然后生病了。 (2) Children always like to run all over the place. 1. 孩子们到处总是喜欢到处跑。 ...

Thursday, Oct 21
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LaurenF

Zhang Qi joined the challenge!

Thursday, Oct 21
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Zhang Qi
30 minutes

Review of translations with teacher on italki

Thursday, Oct 21
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Huey
15 minutes

IWC exercises, Unit 16 Waiter, we’d like to order. Do you have fish today? 服務生,我們想點餐。你們今天有沒有魚? It’s embarrassing to let you treat me. Next time I’ll be the host! 讓你請我很丟臉,下次我請你! Today, it...

Thursday, Oct 21
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Huey
64 minutes

Mandarin Companion's Country of the Blind - Mandarin to English Integrated Chinese dialogues - English to Mandarin

Wednesday, Oct 20
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Jen Spru
49 minutes

Translated some more exercises from my Nanjing University course assignments. Some things were still difficult to translate, such as Chinese place names and English colloquial dialects. Chinese ...

Wednesday, Oct 20
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LaurenF
26 minutes

Translating Chinese transcript of Talk Taiwanese Mandarin to English

Wednesday, Oct 20
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Huey
15 minutes

Wednesday, Oct 20
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Jen Spru
60 minutes

Wednesday, Oct 20
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Gyula Krajczar
49 minutes

Finished translating the notes from a Slow Chinese podcast, #124. Either the language was somewhat less advanced in this pod, or I did a better job of reading the sentences for meaning before trans...

Tuesday, Oct 19
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LaurenF
25 minutes

translation work with italki teacher

Tuesday, Oct 19
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Huey
25 minutes

IWC exercises, English -> Chinese

Tuesday, Oct 19
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Huey
30 minutes

Tuesday, Oct 19
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Theresa
40 minutes

Translating Mandarin Companion's Country of the Blind to English

Monday, Oct 18
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Jen Spru
60 minutes

Monday, Oct 18
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Theresa

Leaderboard

RankScorePersonal goal progress
1.Thumb avatarGyula Krajczar12.9986%
2.Thumb avatarLaurenF11.7465%
3.Thumb avatarHuey8.2482%
4.Thumb avatarJen Spru6.3357%
5.Thumb avatarTheresa 4.545%
6.Thumb avatarKatriena2.020%
7.Thumb avatarVic Sheldon1.8318%
8.Thumb avatarYanaLee1.348%
9.Thumb avatarNats0.919%
10.Thumb avatarLieve0.757%
Linkhttps://www.hackingchinese....
Days left7
Participants44
Hours reported50.63
DurationOctober 10, 2021 to
October 31, 2021 (22 days)