April Vocabulary Challenge

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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby tomgosse » Sat Apr 08, 2017 10:54 am

Here are my numbers for April:

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Language: French (A1)
Estimate of pre-April vocabulary: ~100
Goal: 1000+
Words Learned in April: 160

I am using Memrise's French A1 course.

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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby shandra » Sat Apr 08, 2017 3:28 pm

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French
Estimate of pre-April vocabulary: active 50 (passive B1)
Goal: 1000+ (Memrise's French A1 deck)
Words Learned in April: 552 / 1657 words + sentences
This week was wonderful.
Thanks for the idea of the challenge, it really keeps me motivated!
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Renaissance Soul (aka Scanner, aka "Shut up and give me all the languages!")
Assimil English: 9 / 146146 Lessons
HIMYM S1: 22 / 22 S2: 3 / 22
Duolingo French: 46 / 100

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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby yves » Sat Apr 08, 2017 5:00 pm

I'm at 4795 words now, guess ive done like 200 since posting. I'm going by lingvist's count.
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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby Atinkoriko » Sat Apr 08, 2017 5:08 pm

German: B1+
Words learnt: 273
Joined on April 3



Should put in another 112 today and will update this accordingly, as well as my progress bar below,
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: 1776 / 5000 DE Vocab/Ive Wordlists (5k new)
: 55 / 75 DE Films Half SC :
: 83 / 2500 DE Books Half SC :
: 75 / 150 Fr Films SC 150h :
: 56 / 2500 Fr Books Half SC :
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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby William Camden » Sat Apr 08, 2017 6:56 pm

It's in my progress bar anyway, but I have reached 268 words out of 900 on my Modern Greek Memrise challenge as of this evening.
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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby Aozora » Sat Apr 08, 2017 10:25 pm

Updating my progress. I missed a couple days but managed to make them up. At 33 words a day, letting things snowball would be a disaster.


Language: Japanese
Estimate of pre-April vocabulary: unknown, B2-ish
Goal: 1000
Words Learned in April: 266
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SC Japanese books : 3009 / 5000
SC Japanese films : 100 / 100 : 53 / 100
April Vocab : 834 / 1000

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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby CarlyD » Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:35 am

I started off well, then life got in the way.

So for the first week, I've learned 71 words.
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April Vocab Challenge 1500 words: 431 / 1500
SC 50 Spanish books: 23 / 50
SC 50 Spanish films: 9 / 50
SC 50 German books: 0 / 50
SC 50 German films: 0 / 50

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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby Ezy Ryder » Sun Apr 09, 2017 5:08 am

8 minutes past the deadline, 0 new words so far.
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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby aokoye » Sun Apr 09, 2017 6:46 am

I'm going to assume the deadline is Sunday the 9th. That said Japanese: 78 vocab words/kanji German: 28 new/hard words.
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Re: April Vocabulary Challenge

Postby William Camden » Sun Apr 09, 2017 8:19 am

I am slightly ahead of schedule, being about 30% of the way through the challenge and about 28% of the month has elapsed. So things are going well though I shouldn't get complacent. I am doing 30-40 words a day on average, a little higher than before the challenge.
My FSI Greek study has stagnated a bit but I will pick it up when the challenge finishes.
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