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Minor errors in tips and notes for Chinese course

I realise the new Chinese course is still in Beta, but, in the absence of knowing a better place to post this, thought I'd start a list of some minor errors I've come across in the tips and notes.

So here's what I've got so far:

Food 1: 你也不喝茶。 Nǐ[ní] yě bù hēchá. I also don’t drink tea / I don’t drink tea, either. Obviously that translation should be "you also don’t drink tea / you don’t drink tea, either.

From Family 1: 我们医院很大。 Wǒmen yīyuàn hěn dà. Our school is big. ...should be translated as " Our hospital is big/very big"

..not sure if there's an easy way to put the incorrect and correct words in italics on this website?

November 19, 2017

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Yeah I've noticed those errors too. Hopefully they will correct them soon. :)

November 19, 2017

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From Location 4 : "书在床上。 Shū zài chuáng xià. The book is on the bed."

..minor error in pinyin there. Should be shang not xia

November 20, 2017

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From Weather: 我们快/快要/要吃午饭了。 Wǒmen kuài / kuàiyào / yào kāi chī wǔfàn le. We are almost about to take lunch.

...there is no kai in there

November 21, 2017

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From Languages 2: 我等了三天了。 Wǒ[wó] děng le sān tiān le. I have been waiting for a long time.

..I don't think it should translate to "....a long time", I think it should be ".....for three days"

November 23, 2017

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From Environment: "儿子,你明天回来吃饭吗? Érzi, nǐ míngtiān huí lái chī fàn ma? Son, will you come back (home) tomorrow? (the movement is towards the speaker)"

...translation left out "to eat"

November 24, 2017

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same omission in the very next example sentence:

妈妈,我明天回去吃饭。 Māma, wǒ míngtiān huí qù chī fàn. Mom, I will go back (home) tomorrow. (the movement is away from the speaker)

November 24, 2017
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