Conglatulations!
The 2014-2015 Language Challenge is finished. What an achievement!

We read a collective 408,521 pages in a foreign language and watched 1,493,332 minutes of foreign language film (that's 16,592 movies!).

To find out about the future of the challenge, check the Super Challenge Thread on the Language Learner's Forum.

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Participant Studying Watched Read
Amanda B
Spanish 13 films 13 books
peer
Chinese 1 films 6 books
Arthaey en español
Spanish 1 films 0 books
Gordon McKnight
Hebrew 0 films 0 books
Amanda Rose
French 1 films 0 books

Japanese 0 films 0 books
Vladimir Qiu
French 0 films 0 books
tabby
Spanish 0 films 1 books
Isa Rin
Italian 58 films 114 books
Punkt Komma
Spanish 9 films 5 books
mimo
Italian 0 films 0 books
Tristano Suriani
Norwegian 0 films 0 books
kat
Chinese 0 films 0 books
M.
English 678 films 415 books
Katrin Beyer
French 60 films 31 books
paul james
French 0 films 0 books
Serpent
Italian 100 films 27 books
Bownly
Japanese 19 films 44 books
Vivian Jung
French 91 films 171 books
Geoffrey Williamson
French 16 films 16 books
Sophie
Japanese 2 films 2 books
zombiecide.
Chinese 1 films 0 books
Kerrie
Japanese 15 films 0 books
Punkt Komma
English 16 films 25 books
Serpent
Romanian 51 films 1 books
BAnna
German 204 films 216 books
Lady Stardust
Spanish 0 films 0 books
Mareike
English 210 films 34 books
Danielle
German 1 films 2 books
Timmy
Japanese 2 films 0 books
Serpent
Belarusian 25 films 2 books
Warren Finn
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Adélie
Italian 0 films 0 books
gaelle
Spanish 1 films 1 books
River Overrun
Chinese 8 films 0 books
Adam Coffman
Spanish 8 films 14 books
Mohave
French 200 films 202 books
Ursula Kallio
Spanish 0 films 0 books
Claudia Pedraza
German 0 films 0 books
Bonnie Sarigianis
Arabic 0 films 0 books
Valerie Noonan
French 0 films 0 books
Maria Sundberg
Croatian 4 films 2 books
Serpent
German 50 films 13 books
Anastasia
Czech 8 films 0 books
Paul
Dutch 8 films 30 books
Chad Sidler
French 102 films 0 books
Stefano
French 0 films 0 books
ytt
English 29 films 34 books
Anna Popkova
Spanish 52 films 64 books
D
German 0 films 0 books
Adélie
Hungarian 0 films 0 books
William Willcox
Spanish 11 films 0 books
Becky
German 0 films 0 books
Crisol das linguas
French 8 films 114 books
this name is
Italian 29 films 34 books
Alec M.
Spanish 13 films 2 books
Rebecca
Japanese 1 films 0 books
Viola Hornsby
German 0 films 0 books
Anna Popkova
Hungarian 9 films 5 books
Sara Engström
German 55 films 18 books
paul james
Spanish 2 films 0 books
Govi
German 6 films 12 books
IBEP
French 41 films 0 books
Viola Hornsby
Italian 0 films 0 books
nekdo
Spanish 100 films 100 books
Vladimir Qiu
English 6 films 0 books
Mier
French 11 films 0 books
Ana
Chinese 4 films 0 books
Sophie
Spanish 0 films 0 books
j.
German 83 films 20 books
Jennifer Aron
German 0 films 0 books
Adélie
Portuguese 1 films 1 books
fucking obliterated
Chinese 3 films 0 books
Sh'Naya
French 5 films 0 books
Monox D. I-Fly
Ancient Greek 0 films 0 books
Cristian
French 1 films 0 books
Stef Thoen
French 0 films 0 books
アレックス
Japanese 15 films 0 books
Serpent
Croatian 125 films 5 books
Merike
Finnish 40 films 4 books

German 1 films 0 books
alicia bars
German 0 films 0 books
Bjorn
English 153 films 17 books
Zhanna
German 1 films 2 books
mimo
Aramaic 0 films 0 books
mimo
German 0 films 0 books
Sofia B. 春の星
French 1106 films 46 books
Ana
Norwegian 2 films 0 books
Anna Popkova
French 347 films 105 books
Tina Tina
Japanese 2 films 0 books
Poppy Tsinar
Spanish 0 films 0 books
steph
Japanese 24 films 0 books
Useless..
Spanish 0 films 0 books
David Gay
Spanish 137 films 79 books
Govi
French 33 films 4 books
Brooke Lorren
Spanish 100 films 100 books
Sara Engström
Cantonese 4 films 0 books
Betsy Kiplinger
Spanish 0 films 0 books
mimo
Phoenician 0 films 0 books
Nina
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Estela
French 0 films 0 books
Mier
German 3 films 10 books
rlnv
French 43 films 21 books
Rafał Pydyniak
English 8 films 0 books
Imani
Italian 12 films 2 books
Rick Dearman
Italian 100 films 56 books
Ana
French 3 films 3 books
Tristano Suriani
Dutch 1 films 0 books
Rachael A
Japanese 11 films 1 books
KTM
Japanese 8 films 0 books
Giulia Daniela
Russian 5 films 0 books
dirty glasses
English 0 films 0 books
Ashley Hibbard
German 0 films 0 books
BAnna
Russian 39 films 3 books
Anna
French 103 films 116 books
mimo
Spanish 21 films 14 books
Cristina Kvernsveen
French 1 films 0 books
IBEP
Spanish 2 films 1 books
Ana
Italian 1 films 0 books
Vladimir Qiu
Russian 6 films 12 books
Eginhard
Lithuanian 1 films 15 books
Goldfishfactory
French 2 films 1 books
Tristano Suriani
German 1 films 0 books
Oskar Thorén
German 3 films 0 books
Jeff Lehman
French 171 films 55 books
Jonas Karlsson
French 0 films 0 books
Goldfishfactory
Chinese 1 films 0 books
Dale Hayward
Spanish 10 films 18 books
Danyal Silva
German 0 films 0 books
RMM
German 94 films 40 books
Lairo
German 0 films 0 books
zombiecide.
Spanish 3 films 0 books
Mathieu Labrie
Spanish 40 films 8 books
Ursula Kallio
German 0 films 0 books
Ursula Kallio
Esperanto 0 films 0 books
Deniz F.
German 17 films 5 books
Chezmundo
Spanish 23 films 10 books
Eginhard
Spanish 4 films 18 books
Paul
Russian 9 films 13 books
Violeta
English 101 films 44 books
Rafał Pydyniak
Spanish 2 films 6 books
Jamie Nelson
Spanish 0 films 0 books
FelixKatze
German 9 films 10 books
Nicola Gregson
Danish 307 films 234 books
Michael Cain
Italian 100 films 99 books
Li Li
French 0 films 0 books
Conor Giles
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Natalie K.
Russian 0 films 0 books
Bjorn
French 150 films 0 books
Usagiboy7
Spanish 0 films 0 books
BangkokBill
Thai 0 films 0 books
Trevor Rumsey
Spanish 0 films 0 books
Timmy
Portuguese 0 films 0 books
Debbie Williams
Spanish 49 films 5 books
Zeke
Arabic 54 films 30 books
Katta Katta
French 36 films 32 books
mimo
French 1 films 4 books
Lianne Lavoie
French 40 films 7 books
Anna Popkova
Turkish 38 films 26 books
Paul
Spanish 1 films 0 books
yuhakko
Chinese 16 films 1 books
John Davis
French 1 films 0 books
Tina K
Spanish 8 films 0 books
Alyissa Peralta
German 101 films 15 books
Geoffrey Williamson
Italian 6 films 12 books
chopinchopin™©®
Japanese 872 films 384 books
五月
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Serpent
Finnish 18 films 19 books
Zeke
French 1 films 0 books
Violeta
Portuguese 102 films 19 books
Johanna
Italian 365 films 102 books
Chloé-Leonna
Spanish 1 films 2 books
Sofia B. 春の星
Spanish 51 films 6 books
Jessica Rivet
Finnish 5 films 0 books
Paridou Nopi
German 0 films 2 books
Laurence B
Spanish 0 films 0 books
s.mann
French 15 films 7 books
Jennifer Aron
Italian 2 films 0 books
India
Spanish 8 films 12 books
Jamie Nelson
Japanese 1 films 0 books
Mareike
Swedish 23 films 4 books
Ursula Kallio
Finnish 0 films 0 books
Ashley Hibbard
Korean 0 films 0 books
Estela
Swedish 0 films 0 books
Gee Buttersnaps
French 30 films 36 books
RMM
Italian 53 films 26 books
Igor Bjarkov
Albanian 0 films 12 books
Clare H
Croatian 217 films 250 books
Bidibulle
Russian 0 films 1 books
Adélie
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Katrin Beyer
Portuguese 10 films 18 books
chopinchopin™©®
English 1342 films 4 books
Glavkos Xaon
Russian 88 films 50 books
Chad Sidler
German 147 films 75 books
cosimakneehighs
Czech 0 films 0 books
ella
German 20 films 34 books
Robert Nyan
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Teango
Russian 25 films 0 books
Serpent
Swedish 40 films 7 books
Andrew Smith
Spanish 14 films 28 books
Lynn
French 3 films 0 books
Geoffrey Williamson
Hebrew 16 films 4 books
Glavkos Xaon
German 34 films 11 books
Triada K
Spanish 27 films 0 books
Tina K
French 0 films 0 books
Alex
Japanese 6 films 2 books
Poppy Tsinar
Russian 0 films 0 books
Amy
French 17 films 40 books
Emily Horner
Chinese 11 films 20 books
River Overrun
French 69 films 24 books
Alex
French 9 films 3 books
Merike
Russian 104 films 37 books
Johanna
Croatian 292 films 100 books
Antonio Carlini
Japanese 221 films 106 books
Napoleon Bonaparte
French 107 films 106 books
Luso
Italian 29 films 6 books
Anna Mimoglou
English 0 films 0 books
Adélie
Spanish 16 films 0 books
Chibi Youkai
Spanish 45 films 67 books
لغة إنجليزية
French 0 films 0 books
Charlotte ❄️
German 45 films 77 books
Maria Sundberg
Spanish 167 films 45 books
River Overrun
German 33 films 1 books
this name is
French 135 films 100 books
Ana
Japanese 1 films 0 books
Triada K
English 95 films 2 books
Eginhard
Croatian 9 films 29 books
Woodsei
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Rick Dearman
French 112 films 59 books
Jordan Hovis
German 0 films 0 books
Charlotte ❄️
Chinese 42 films 1 books
Geoffrey Williamson
Russian 8 films 14 books
Emily Hellard
Spanish 55 films 52 books
john
French 15 films 0 books
Rebecca
Spanish 10 films 5 books
Geoffrey Williamson
Dutch 5 films 0 books
Luso
French 46 films 21 books
Jeff Lehman
Hindi 66 films 8 books
Crisol das linguas
English 16 films 15 books
Bjorn
German 68 films 5 books
j.
French 5 films 51 books
Stefan
Swedish 101 films 101 books
Stefan
Danish 64 films 25 books
tamtott
French 40 films 49 books
Paul Dixon
Spanish 105 films 103 books
:-)
Korean 102 films 98 books
zombiecide.
Japanese 3 films 1 books
tamtott
Japanese 44 films 66 books
dannybrownbill
French 39 films 20 books
Anna Popkova
Japanese 50 films 26 books
Manda
Japanese 2 films 3 books
Paul Dixon
French 53 films 51 books
Stefan
English 72 films 87 books
Laurence B
English 11 films 0 books
Iolanthe
Dutch 0 films 11 books
M. Lane
Japanese 40 films 4 books
Maria Sundberg
English 8 films 0 books
祝子琭's 6WC
Chinese 43 films 18 books
Kerrie
French 13 films 1 books
Nina
Spanish 0 films 0 books
Léa Mso
Spanish 2 films 0 books
Steven Mol
French 124 films 27 books
Ana
Hindi 1 films 0 books
mimo
Arabic 3 films 1 books
Merike
English 17 films 9 books
Deniz F.
English 88 films 8 books
Surreal Language
French 18 films 52 books
Jorge Miquilena
Italian 1 films 1 books
peer
Greek 0 films 18 books
no one
Spanish 1 films 0 books
this name is
German 54 films 33 books
this name is
Spanish 100 films 53 books

Russian 0 films 0 books
zombiecide.
French 5 films 0 books
アントン
Japanese 72 films 197 books
Nicolas Mimoglou
German 16 films 4 books
mimo
Russian 0 films 0 books
nekdo
German 1 films 0 books
Serpent
English 33 films 15 books
Serpent
Ukrainian 20 films 2 books
Laurence B
Hebrew 2 films 4 books
cosimakneehighs
Russian 0 films 0 books
Arthaey Angosii
Spanish 0 films 0 books
Paul
Chinese 18 films 5 books
Imani
Spanish 39 films 1 books
jimtsa80
French 0 films 0 books
Bridget Nweze
French 40 films 13 books
Adélie
French 17 films 0 books
Sh'Naya
Spanish 5 films 5 books
Amanda
Spanish 2 films 0 books
Tianna Fruth
Spanish 21 films 14 books
PenguinJimmy
German 30 films 14 books
Sofia B. 春の星
English 357 films 33 books
Erin Brown-John
French 0 films 0 books
Michael Cain
French 100 films 99 books
Kerrie
Portuguese 12 films 0 books
paul walther
Japanese 20 films 3 books
Serpent
Spanish 101 films 15 books
Suzie
French 136 films 104 books
Rebecca
French 27 films 8 books
Kerrie
Korean 31 films 0 books
ella
Spanish 106 films 100 books
祝子琭's 6WC
English 318 films 210 books
Chad Sidler
Italian 112 films 0 books
Serpent
Portuguese 126 films 17 books
Kevin Hsu
Japanese 0 films 0 books
River Overrun
Spanish 19 films 0 books
Jeff Lehman
Ancient Greek 2 films 1 books
Emily Hellard
French 47 films 47 books
Serpent
Danish 60 films 2 books
Adélie
Icelandic 1 films 0 books
Rosie
French 95 films 34 books
Serpent
Polish 26 films 2 books
RMM
Spanish 64 films 21 books
Bryan
Spanish 0 films 1 books
Jennifer Aron
Spanish 1 films 0 books
Chezmundo
Italian 4 films 3 books
Zhanna
Spanish 0 films 0 books
ravsdottir
Japanese 111 films 100 books
Charlotte ❄️
Spanish 4 films 3 books
john
Spanish 21 films 0 books
Suzie
English 89 films 0 books
yuhakko
Japanese 124 films 15 books
Jennifer Aron
Thai 0 films 0 books
Ali
Spanish 13 films 2 books
Zanna
French 4 films 0 books
Viola Hornsby
Japanese 0 films 0 books
Héctor Rguez.
English 0 films 0 books
Chibi Youkai
Japanese 49 films 8 books
Yevonnael Andrew
Korean 0 films 0 books
Steinbock
French 0 films 19 books
Nataly M.
German 0 films 0 books

French 2 films 1 books
this name is
Czech 1 films 0 books
Charles Watson
Russian 5 films 0 books
this name is
Swedish 21 films 53 books
Carlos Javier Valle
French 0 films 0 books
Kerrie
Spanish 238 films 137 books
David Howell
German 0 films 0 books
M.
German 137 films 40 books
Marcos Almeida
French 0 films 0 books
Katrin Beyer
Welsh 27 films 0 books
Iolanthe
French 111 films 22 books
Amy
German 5 films 0 books
Lynn
Afrikaans 0 films 5 books
Stephanie
Spanish 100 films 103 books
penelope kappa
French 3 films 0 books
yuhakko
Korean 23 films 0 books
Anna
Irish 15 films 3 books
BAnna
Spanish 201 films 204 books
Ananananana
French 1 films 0 books

Chinese 1 films 0 books
Katta Katta
Italian 14 films 1 books
mountains
Norwegian 14 films 15 books
Marcos Almeida
Chinese 0 films 0 books
Adélie
German 16 films 8 books
Amanda B
Italian 6 films 0 books
祝子琭's 6WC
French 56 films 57 books
Cristina Kvernsveen
Russian 27 films 7 books
ytt
German 32 films 7 books
Anna
Spanish 4 films 0 books
Tamarind Jordan
Czech 36 films 7 books
Jessica Rivet
Russian 18 films 174 books
Ana
Russian 2 films 0 books
Govi
Spanish 6 films 8 books
Selene
Japanese 6 films 0 books
Natalia S. Sellanes
French 4 films 11 books
Natalia S. Sellanes
English 2 films 16 books
Kerrie
English 2 films 0 books
Isa Rin
French 76 films 94 books
Grisha
English 0 films 5 books
Adélie
Tamil 0 films 0 books
About the Super Challenge
Track your language learning progress.

The Language Super Challenge encourages you to increase your abilities in a foreign language by reading 100 books and watching 100 movies before December 31st 2015. To help you get through the next 0 days, the LangChallenge Twitter Bot will read your tweets and track your progress for you.

Simply sign up to Twitter and send a registration tweet, and then the LangChallenge Twitter bot will follow your progress. You can see who else is doing the challenge, and see more details by clicking on your username in the list.


Questions or comments? E-mail me at philip@surrealix.com.

News & Updates
What's been happening to the Super Challenge?

Update 0.5
- Added activity badges.
- Streaks now display a tick if you have completed the requirement for the week.

Update 0.4
- New ranking algorithms.
- Fixed bug with star display for complete challenges.
- Removed daily sprint badge.

Update 0.3
- There's a new interface!
- Stars now work, and tracking should be out of 25.
- Added awards for consistent practice.

Update 0.2
- Ironed out the major bugs, the language bot is ready to go!

Update 0.1
- First release of the 2014-15 language challenge bot!
- Simplified things and removed the multiple challenge types.
- Also removed writing/conversing, it wasn't used much and isn't part of this challenge.

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Keywords
Using hashtags to communicate with the twitter bot.

Every tweet should contain at least one keyword, along with any required information. The options outlined below are in the following format:
Functionality : #tag/#alternativetag, required information, [#optional tags], [optional information]

Registration : #register, #swedish/#french/#it/#ru/etc
Tags in brackets are optional.
Example: "@langchallenge I'm going to #register and study #French for the Language Challenge."

If participating with multiple languages, simply tweet a new registration for each one.
Example: "@langchallenge I'm also going to #register for #Swedish."

Withdrawing : #giveup, [#language]
If you don't want to change the challenge but withdraw completely, use this.
Be Careful! because all associated data will be removed along with your entry in the participants table.
Example: "@langchallenge #Swedish is too hard to pronounce. I #giveup."

Reading : #book/#read, [#swedish/#french/#it/#ru/etc], [123 page/s], ["book title"]
A book automatically counts as 50 pages. If you only read part of a book, simply write how many pages you read, followed by the word 'page(s)'.
If you read a really long book, it will automatically be split into the appropriate number against your score.
If you want to say which book you've been reading, encase the title in quotation marks.
If you're studying multiple languages, you need to specify which one using the language code.
Examples: "@langchallenge I just read a #book."
"@langchallenge I just finished reading a #sv #book with 60 pages. It was called "The Invisible Book" and I kept losing it."

Watching : #film/#movie/#watch(ed)(ing)/#listen(ed)(ing)/#audio/#radio, [#swedish/#french/#it/#ru/etc], [123 min(ute)/h(ou)r/s], ["film title"]
A film automatically counts as 90 minutes. If you watch part of a film or a tv series, simply write how long it was followed by the word 'minute(s)', 'min(s)', 'hour(s)' or 'hr(s)'.
If you want to specify which film you watched, encase the title in quotation marks.
If you're studying multiple languages, you need to specify which one using the language code.
Examples: "@langchallenge I just watched a #movie #ru."
"@langchallenge I just saw the first 20 min of a #film ("The endless snowstorm"). Really strange Indie movie!"

Editing : #edit(ed)/#update(ed), [123 page(s)/minute(s)/etc], ["updated title of item"]
If you made a mistake in a tweet, you can change the number of pages, the time, the number of words, or the title by using this command.
You must reply to the tweet you wish to edit so that the system knows which one you're referring to.
Find the tweet in your stream and then click on the "reply" button just below it, beside the blue arrow.
Examples: reply: "@langchallenge The author wrote another chapter and #updated the book online, now I've read 260 pages total!\"
reply: "@langchallenge I misread the title and need to #edit it to be "How to FIND your monocle in 30 seconds".\"

Deleting : #undo(ne)/#delete(ed),
If your mistake isn't fixable or you no longer want to count an item, use this command to remove the tweet from your list entirely.
You must reply to the tweet you wish to remove so that the system knows which one you're referring to.
Find the tweet in your stream and then click on the "reply" button just below it, beside the blue arrow.
Example: reply: "@langchallenge I lied about this update and now feel very guilty, so I'm going to #undo it."

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Languages
Kiun lingvon vi studos?

If your language isn't in this list, drop me a line at philip@surrealix.com and I'll add it!

afAfrikaans
sqAlbanian
grAncient Greek
arArabic
amAramaic
beBelarusian
bgBulgarian
yuCantonese
zhChinese
hrCroatian
csCzech
daDanish
nlDutch
enEnglish
eoEsperanto
fiFinnish
frFrench
deGerman
elGreek
heHebrew
hiHindi
huHungarian
isIcelandic
inIndonesian
gaIrish
itItalian
jaJapanese
koKorean
ltLithuanian
miMaori
noNorwegian
faPersian
phPhoenician
plPolish
ptPortuguese
paPunjabi
roRomanian
ruRussian
esSpanish
svSwedish
taTamil
thThai
trTurkish
ukUkrainian
urUrdu
viVietnamese
cyWelsh
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