https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

DONE - thanks!

Just finished the tree and thought I'd write a thank-you note!

Thanks so much, Hebrew course creators! This was my first time using Duolingo, and the course was exactly what I'd hoped for. I love learning grammar but hate learning vocabulary, and this course made it a lot less painful to learn new words. I was really impressed by the sheer number of words introduced in the course. I also appreciated that the explanations of the binyanim were concise and didn't get caught up in the pedantic details of each gizra. The organization of the course was very logical and easy to follow.

(My only suggestion is to eradicate all the English grammatical errors of the form "Since she was a little girl, she likes painting." Gahhhh, use the present perfect. I must have seen that error a dozen times.)

Thanks again for all the work you've put into the course; it really shows! Kol ha-kavod!

June 28, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/Olja.
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Congratulations!

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Mazzorano

Olja, I found your future husband.

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Olja.
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:))))))))))))))))))))

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Olja.
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Well, dear Mazzorano, the 25th today?:)))

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

Thanks Olja! Wow, I can't even imagine how much Hebrew practice you've done in the last week...

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Olja.
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Thank you :) I've studied Hebrew since 2010... 6 years very actively so nothing special I really did :) just a number. Your achievement is really impressive.

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Mazzorano

Our pleasure! There's a lot of work to be done but we'll get there. Bit by bit.

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

Thank you for all you've done!

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/gingerninja3148

Wow that is crazy!! Congratulations! I actually went on your profile just to check you had actually finished it because I couldn't believe it. How much Hebrew did you know beforehand?

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

Thanks so much! :) I knew maybe a thousand words beforehand, and grammar-wise I knew the active binyanim. But (and here's another way that this course helped me) I was mostly learning words aurally, so my spelling was atrocious. This course actually forced me to type words in Hebrew, so I finally learned how to spell all the words I knew by ear (and then learned a bunch of other words besides).

I am so impressed by how many languages everyone here has studied or is studying! I have my hands full just learning Hebrew.

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/beneisner26

בהצלחה! מרשים מאוד

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

תודה רבה! :)

June 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/flootzavut

Well done!

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

Thanks!

June 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/A_User

Wow! Congratulations!

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

Thanks!

June 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/DiegoJaviUnlam

Nice review! Congrats!!! =)

June 28, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/synchroneity

Thank you! Everyone here is so nice -- very unusual for the Internet!

June 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/NaftaliFri1

Good work!

June 30, 2016

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