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“ichi, ni, san, shi, go” just flows better than “yī, èr, sān, sì, wǔ” i think is part of the problem here; it just doesn’t feel like a sequence to me so my brain has a hard time putting them in order

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literally this makes no sense to me i know 饭 means rice and 饭馆 means restaurant but for Whatever Reason i can’t remember 六 means 6

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duolingo: 六
me: ah yes, liù
duolingo: now what does that mean
me:
me:
me: it’s bigger than 3

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i don’t know WHY chinese numbers are so much harder for me to grasp when everything else comes naturally but there you have it

kinda worrying that my current foreign language motivation is “if i learn to speak chinese, then nobody will know how to read my posts” but you know what i’ll take what i can get

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i’m not a sword lesbian i just really wanna be someone’s knight in shining armour

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Ingrid: i am completely 100% straight you guys, i promise

Ingrid in every support conversation: omg i’m so gay

europeans are so damn uncreative that they think everything in the world must have a parallel to something they already thought of

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yesterday i saw a redittor complaining that fire emblem is a bad game because it punishes you for skipping through the game, or, as this person called it, “playing fast”

me: comparative literature is one of the most important things

white people: this story is the Chinese [some classical Greek story it bears hardly any similarity to]

me: not like that

i never talk about my home life For A Reason but let’s just say my pa works as a teacher and school is starting and there’s a pandemic and the world is on fire and we have a puppy

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hate to say it team but i think i’m just gonna be completely useless this week

maybe i’ll level up a bit, do some class changes, and try for it again next week if it’s still around

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the FRUSTRATING thing is i was very close to being able to beat it but i got bored and gave up

i think it’s possible but it requires very careful deployment of battalions

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let me just send this level 4 guy up against these level 10 opponents nbd

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