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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/vectormoon

I'm very new here

I haven't actually gotten past "Animals 1" on any of my courses, so I'm wondering if the "Test out of _ skills" is required to pass to the next lesson after you complete "Possess."

April 25, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AnnaGuaGua

test out is not required. It allows you to skip lessons. Its designed for people who know a bit of the language already. Example say you took Spanish in HS, you can "test out" if you remember the animals


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/psionpete

No, the test out of option is for those with prior knowledge of the language who do not want to study/practice basic words and structures.

To get past Animals1 you just need to finish all the lessons in Animals1 skill and all the skills prior to it.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/vectormoon

no, the "test out" on the skill tree.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/1Hufflepuff4

It is not because if you do that and get the answers correct then you can skip the unit.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/slamRN
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No, you actually do not have to test out of any skills; just get through the exercises with somewhat of a smidgen of skill. I am also new and I am not from Duolingo but this much I've figured out.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ForestPolyglot

Tree shortcuts? Already? I never did that!

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