Different setting for hearing/writing/speaking/reading
I am studying the French course and I noticed that more than 80% of the time, I have to translate something from French to English. However, I would like to practice more my active language skills (given a sentence in English and translating it to French) than the other way around.
Do you know if there's any kind of settings I can use to adjust this percentage and try to balance the active/passive skill? If there's not, maybe it's a suggestion for the Duolingo team?
No, there is no option for this. However, you can try the reverse tree i.e. English for French speakers which gives you greater practice at translating from English to French.
I'm not sure but I feel like you have more diverse exercices when practicing older skills than when studying a new one. Especially more listening and translating from the language you learn to the language you speak.