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New system

I too am becoming more disappointed in the new system. I've been resolutely doing my practices every day watching collared little boxes turning gold when I'd gone over every lesson, and now it surprises me how confusing it is that after I finish all the lesson of a subject, eg., Nature, nothing happens. It goes back to saying none have been done and nothing changes.

Please drop these new tricks and bring the system everyone seemed to like so much and learn so well on back! This one is confusing and no fun.

April 8, 2018



The only real differences between the new system and the old system are that the new system will take a s*** load longer to work your way through your tree, and there is no spaced-repetition.


Spaced repetition is available on the home page - click the "Practice" button.

More info in the Crowns FAQ stickied to the top of the "Duolingo" forum (takes a long time to load!): https://www.duolingo.com/comment/26739837


The new system is not as clear at all as the old one. And I don't like it at all that mostly you don't have to type your sentences by yourself but that you have to choose the words. For me as a Dutch person the French course is also a English course. And in the new system it is not anymore so useful. I was so happy with the old system, it was perfect for me. Such a shame to see that a so called improvement takes away all the fun! With so many negative reactions: please bring it back to the old system!


Click "USE KEYBOARD" and you get rid of the word bank


To switch between word bank and keyboard, click the button at the bottom center of your screen. More info here: https://www.duolingo.com/comment/26612939

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