"First take a selfie, then use the Meitu app."

Translation:先自拍,然后用美图应用。

November 23, 2017

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

Chinese people would never use the word 应用. Apps are exclusively referred to as A-P-P, all spelled out one letter at a time.


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

Agree, I never heard anyone say 應用, only ever APP.


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

Placemenet marketing in Duolingo......really?


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

"This ad helps us keep education free."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Nanani6

Don't break 自拍 by putting half of it with 先. Stop making it needlessly hard to learn words. Fake difficulty is not useful.


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

先自拍 is so separated weirdly.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/fO68fiJG

Frustrating that the correct answer includes characters that are not available for me to use.


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

Expat in China here, I've never heard anyone call an app 应用. I've only ever heard it spelled out, A-P-P.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KX3.

首先 is unacceptable.. why?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Devon711559

The 用美图, 自拍, 美图 and 先自 Word Bank tiles are silent, yes, four out of nine. Such tiles always stay silent for the entire lesson. Defective network code? Unusable, time to drop duolingo. Reported [The audio does not sound correct] 2019 June 23rd Sunday Opera 60.0.3255.170 Mac OS X 10.11.6 64-bit.

UPDATE: Having quit duolingo, in November I checked in and to my surprise, not only were the audio bugs fixed but the [Report] menu added checkboxes for SILENT and OTHER, thanks duo team! Well, after a few weeks of lessons I suddenly encountered silent tiles every time (e.g., [先自] here) so I'll quit again and check back next year.


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

Same for me on Android, 2019-07-30

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