https://www.duolingo.com/SauliusVei

One tree down, a forest to go :)

Finished the complete Duolingo German skill tree! Shouting out to the world about it. Overjoyed and excited :)

April 20, 2014

56 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/kristinemc

Wohoo! And cheers to that amazing thread title :)

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/JC70

Excellent! So, which is next?

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/JazAna

Hello, I'd like to congratulate you first. :) Could you please explain me, is it possible for you to continue learning and to continue making progress or this is it about your learning (German) with Duolingo? Thank you very much for your answer.

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/PattiSh

Ich gratuliere!

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/creativeri

Well done!

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/_Very73

Congrats! Keep up with the good work! I just passed my first checkpoint and I'm currently working on the accusative pronouns. I also have a forest to go, but i'm making progress.

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/I.m.Geniza

In my state, for every tree cut, two more must be planted. Keep the cutting (learning) up!

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/smashingx

In my opinion there should be planted about 10 for every tree cut. Because, how long does every tree take to grow as the cut one was? and in the meanwhile, who knows if all of those trees you are planting will survive?

April 24, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/ALoUSyUseRnaME

Congrats! Have 5 lingots!

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/baer07

Herzlichen Glückwunsch!

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/batmanisdabomb

how long did it take you?

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/sakasiru

Gratulation! :)

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/DarthPortentous

Gratulations! I want to obtain this level one day too but it's a long way to the top (if you wanna rock n roll) ;)

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/AnilHabib

Well, don't be disheartened, as you're branching out a bit. ;)

April 22, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/Kunstkritik

Herzlichen Glückwunsch :) Ich hoffe, dass Ihnen ihre neuen Deutschfähigkeiten weiterhelfen werden ^^. Planen Sie eine neue Sprache zu lernen oder ihr Deutsch weiter zu verbessern?

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/SauliusVei

Ich beabsichtige mein Deutsch noch weiter zu verbessern, weil ich meine Zertifikat Deutsch (als fremdsprache) Prüfung nächst bestehen möchte und Duolingo finde ich einfach toll um die nötigen Deutschkenntnisse aufzubauen.

(please do not shy away from correcting my mistakes. Thanks!)

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/Kunstkritik

actually that was quite good :) of course one can always improve ;) ",weil ich meine Deutschzertifikatsprüfung (als Fremdsprache) als nächstes bestehen möchte" / "Duolingo finde ich einfach toll, um ... (you missed a comma xD but don't worry, normally not many people care about that ... at least in chats or sms ^^ mentioned it anyway).

Kleine Frage: Haben Sie erst mit Duolingo angefangen Deutsch zu lernen oder besuchen Sie eine Abendschule bzw. nutzen Sie noch andere Möglichkeiten? Würde mich sehr interessieren :3 Ihr Deutsch scheint bereits ziemlich gut zu sein (schriftlich zumindest ^^ Ich habe bereits selbst bemerkt, dass sprechen noch mal was völlig anderes ist)

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/HrMike

As a native speaker all I can say is: Das haut mich um! :) Your German is really almost perfect. It's hard to believe that you mastered all those mean little idiosyncrasies of the German language with duolingo only.

Ich würde den ersten Satz noch etwas anders formulieren: "..., weil ich demnächst die Prüfung für mein Deutschzertifikat bestehen möchte." oder noch besser "..., damit ich demnächst die Prüfung für mein Deutschzertifikat bestehe".

Ansonsten: Einwandfrei! Gratuliere und viel Spaß beim Weiterlernen!

April 21, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/blobberhead

I like the analogy!

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/psilva00

Way to go! Keep it up.

April 20, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/marinambAA

Congratulations. This is a huge achievement. What is next? How are you planning to continue improving your language? I am hoping to get there in a month or so. Congrats!!!

April 21, 2014

[deactivated user]

    Congratulations!

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/gilaas

    Well done! :)

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/Bahar-cicek

    Congrats!

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/livsoccer02

    Good job!

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/lewisjcranston16

    Sehr gut! I am 75% or more done with my tree. I like Duolingo, but It's missing some grammar and various other things. So at the moment I am more focused on speaking to native speakers and mastering the grammar (which I think I've just about done!). P.S Duolingo is still an excellent resource!

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/wajahatqasim

    well done.

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/LuisM.pt

    Great! Congrats.

    I am kind of stuck. I am constantly reviewing rather than learning new skills as I seen to forget the learned vocabulary!

    I see that you write large german sentences. It was all thanks to Duoling or are you having some other complementary learning classes?

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/SauliusVei

    I am an old-school learner admiring the new technologies. I went to the evening courses for German. For listening I recommend checking out www.germanpod101.com, for writing - http://www.deutschakademie.de/online-deutschkurs

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/AnilHabib

    Thanks! I'll have to look into those! ;)

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/KevinBolkonsky

    I am surprised nobody asked before but, are you fluent in german now ?

    April 24, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/Shanigans

    Well done !

    April 20, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/only_human

    Congratulations. Hard to see that forest for the trees...

    April 20, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/cooljay715

    !!

    April 20, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/Shastri23

    Impressive

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/nnaruto25

    Started it awhile ago but decided to restart, near half way I think lol.. So which one is next?

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/SauliusVei

    German -> English :)

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/nnaruto25

    I honestly have to agree, English is not exactly a pretty language to learn or even to speak. It's so difficult that even English majors can have a hard time and have argued over proper spelling, grammar, etc. Kinda glad I'm getting out of English lol, but German is likely to not be my only other language to speak :p

    April 23, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/zitterbart

    Herzlichen Glückwunsch!

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/---invalid---

    I'm so happy for you!!! ;-) I cant wait till I get there!

    April 21, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/dulcetog

    Congratulations!! I am on my way! I am proud of you as a German learner! ;)

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/jeanneordarc

    so which tree is next on your to do list?

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/acchan88

    Congratulations! :)

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/Peremptor

    Reife Leistung!

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/JuanML_

    I have just one question. I'm starting with Duolingo and would like to know what level you have when completing all the lessons. Please answer me.

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/SauliusVei

    Juan, it think it is obvious by now that I only use Duolingo as a helping/secondary resource. As a person serious about the foreign language level I am preparing for the Zertifikat Deutsch and just naturally I researched available internet resources for languages. Duolingo is the best I've found so far! It gives a well defined structure and path to acquire the skills. And it certainly helps to brush up. It also gives you a great confidence boost and discipline. But yes, I learned the hard way too: reading all these grammar books and doing evening classes with Duolingo in my pocket as a daily vocabulary top-up for at least half a year. All the best with your language efforts!

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/avastr

    Wie lange hat es gedauert? Ich habe schön Deutsch in der Schule studieren und schätze, das ich um B1-B2 Niveau bin. Bei Duolingo ist jede Übung relativ leicht, aber es gibt so viel das es unmachtbar scheint. Jetzt habe ich 214 übrig. Wenn es drei Minuten pro Übung dauert, würde es noch 10 Studen, tippen so schnell wie möglich.

    August 3, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/Lindsey_Jean

    Congrats!

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/KattyGirl13

    Das ist toll! Ich gratuliere!

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/Athenicuber

    Gut! Sehr Gut! Sehr Sehr Sehr Sehr Gut SauliusVei!

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/PANDALUVA12345

    congrats love the title

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/AyeletW15

    congratulations :) which other trees are you planning to do? (the title is great!)

    April 22, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/h_welling

    Great job! Im still on level one...

    April 23, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/JimmyLynch1

    Congrats; what's next?

    April 23, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/phb2013

    Congratulations! A good reason to be overjoyed and excited. Perhaps you can clarify something for me. I am still confused as to what is meant by a "tree". Does that refer to the complete course, and the forest then to other languages?

    April 23, 2014

    https://www.duolingo.com/koushik72

    Congratulations!

    April 23, 2014
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