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Judge 2.000 Chinese pronunciations (on iPhone)
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Mar 15, 2011

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Mar 15, 2011

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  • Posted: Mon, Mar 14, 2011
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: China
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  • Start: Sun, Mar 20, 2011
  • Budget: Less than $500
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You need an iPod Touch 2nd generation, iPhone 3G or better for this task. Preferably not jail broken. You also need to speak Mandarin Chinese and be able to read pinyin or Simplified Chinese characters.

I created an iPhone application (  [obscured]  /) where students can learn how to pronounce Chinese (Mandarin). They will see a word or phrase and then pronounce it. They will then receive feedback on how good (or bad) their pronunciation is.

You can try it yourself for free here:
  [obscured]  /ae/app/isimplifiedchinese/id377690407?mt=8

Your task is to provide this feedback. I will send you an iPhone/iPod application. It will show you a phrase and you will hear the student pronounce it. You then need to give the user a score (1 to 5 stars).

1 star : nobody would understand this word
2 stars : bad, but some people would understand the word
3 stars : most people would understand the word
4 stars : sounds really good, but with strong foreign accent
5 stars : almost perfect; stu...

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