French exercises still too esoteric, hard to understand
Compared to the other languages I study on Duolingo, the French exercises, particularly the timed exercises, are much more complex, esoteric, difficult to understand (muffled) and give much less leeway in the answers. Why?
ok, here's one. In the "Materials" section, the first phrase was "Comme du coton?" Context please? Who says that? I put in "Is it like cotton?" and was told that my answer was wrong and the correct answer was "Like cotton?" First of all, I was close enough. Second of all, why have a phrase the translation of which is "Like cotton?" I