https://www.duolingo.com/skeelesirma

CATCHING UP AFTER FALLING BEHIND.

I am trying to regain my level in German but I seem to be losing the battle. I cannot understand why some topics need many more lessons to be redone to complete the topic, even though the errors and time lapse are less than for other lessons ?

March 26, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/FrenchWarriorCat

I like to think that I am not falling behind, but going over my lessons.

March 26, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/ally.x
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Your stats ( https://www.duolingo.eu/skeelesirma ) say that you do 32 XP per day on average. When returning to Duolingo after a long time, 3 strengthen exercises (30 XP) are often not enought to regold even one single skill. In other words... if you want to see your tree golden, it's going to be a hard work for sure. The question is if you need it. Maybe just pick specific skills you remember being problematic in the past and repeat the exercises in them. If I ever return to my German tree, this will be the strategy for me.

March 26, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/phb2013
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Can anybody bring up anyone else's stats like you did above? If so, how exactly do you do that?

March 27, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/ally.x
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When you click on someone's name it takes you to their Duolingo profile. Clicking on me: https://www.duolingo.com/ally.x ... then you have to find "com" in the link and replace it with "eu" .. so https://www.duolingo.eu/ally.x

It is all public data that can be found at html source from Duolingo like this: https://www.duolingo.com/users/ally.x but someone gave it a better structure on www.duolingo.eu . You can read more about it here: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/26378494

March 27, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/phb2013
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Thank you very much for this, ally.x.

March 27, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/phb2013
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About a year ago, when I had only nine skills left to do to complete the German tree, I decided I would, each day, regild two of the already completed skills before finishing the last nine. It didn't work. The new skills remained untouched, so I finally decided recently to continue regilding two old skills each day, plus one exercise in the new skills. It's a slow slog, but I keep progressing. I wouldn't worry too much about the speed at which you're regaining your level. As long as you're making mistakes, and figuring out why, you're learning. Keep it up.

March 27, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/skeelesirma

Thank you for your help, ally x and phb2013. It is annoying, though, to have to repeat Hallo Duo and other similar phrases which i consider a waste of precious time.

March 31, 2018
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