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

Switching courses

Hi,

I'm native Czech and I use duolingo for some time to learn Italian from English. I was really looking forward to try new English from Czech course which opened very recently in beta. I thought that switching courses would be really easy, only by clicking on the flag next to my avatar. But if i want to switch the two courses I use, I have to click the flag then "add a new course" then I have to choose the language I speak, then choose the language I want to learn and then click on "switch to course". That is really pain in the neck. Couldn't the process be somehow simplified? Best would be if I could switch the courses only by the flag icon.

October 18, 2014

5 Comments


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

It is not easy and is complicated even further by grouping languages by your two base languages i.e. Czech and English. I have seen some scropts which make it easier but they only apply to certain browsers and notvat all for the mobile apps.


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

Could you please tell me how you manage to switch the base language back? I am stuck in my secondary "base language" which is really not a base language at all, but was an opportunity to cross train between two other languages. Thank you!


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

I'm having a similar issue. When you do this switch of base languages, do you always have to start the language course from the beginning or does it remember the progress you had?

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