https://www.duolingo.com/profile/elliot.anderson

adjust question type frequency

For instance I find I get the best retention and understanding from translating spoken French into English, to a lesser extent written French into English and I get almost no retention when translating English into French, though I do find those questions help w/ grammar. I'd just like to get more of the questions that challenge and help me...

April 15, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/oowowaee

I agree.

One of the problems I had at the beginning was that I could never remember the word "cangrejo". Practicing was not very useful on Duolingo, because I always seemed to be primed to the word by sentences from Spanish -> English that contained it.

I think I suggested it a long time ago, but I wish there was something like "Mastery Practice" wherein all sentences were randomly drawn from sections I had mastered, and were only of the kind you're describing: Target language audio -> English, Target language text (sentences) -> English.

April 15, 2013
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