Posted by bodawei
June 25, 2010 in the Group General Discussion
I have been thinking about measures of success when learning Chinese. Living here I am fortunate enough to be tested every day - I am sometimes elated and sometimes deflated by events. But at least I am tested.
I learn a new expression and use it successfully in conversation. Elation!
I stumble in a discussion about a dish I am trying to order at a restaurant. Deflation!
How do you guys living and learning outside China test yourselves?
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