https://www.duolingo.com/susanTuck1

new crown system

changed my mind! i now quite like the new format. I think it makes you do more exercises and work harder! Susan

April 4, 2018

10 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/AlexDisko

I can't wait to transfer over to the new system. I did the tree a few times - even maintained a solid gold tree for a while - and then became a bit bored with going over the same stuff. For a time, even doing the minimum to keep my streak going started to feel like a chore. Then the stories came along and reignited my enthusiasm and I'm hoping the crowns system has the same effect.

April 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Dtguy

i'm sick and tired of all the repeating on lessons. there's no progression.

April 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/AlexPierce20

my fingers have gone numb from typing so much stuff. I have just gone up a level without learning anything new... just repeat and repeat. With the old system I thought I deserved every level.. but not this one

April 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/El_Gusano

I thought it was fine the way it was. I'm OK with the new crown system. I just got a level 5 crown on a skill today so now, apparently, it will remain golden. It only took repeating the lesson about 50 times...

April 5, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/arminia11_web_de

The crowns stay gold?

April 6, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Dtguy

who designed this horrible new system? i'm so sick of writing a boy a woman. it's like i took 10 steps backward.

April 5, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Lrtward

Me too! It really grows on you, doesn't it?

P.S. - Any reason you put this in the "French" forum? ;-)

April 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/susanTuck1

only because that was where i found it and am not familiar enough with where comments should be put!

April 5, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Dtguy

i feel like i'm going back. it's way too easy. i feel like i'm wasting my time.

April 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/paulguk

It's more flexible. The problem that I've had with learning languages in the past is knowing when to move on. I tended to spend a lot of time on a single lesson and hence make little progress. Both duolingo systems addressed this issue but the new system is giving me more information.

April 8, 2018
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