Is duolingo actually dangerous?
Duolingo is very safe and there is no need to worry.
The Dulingo bird is not real and cannot make you beg for your life in Spanish.
The email thing is most likely just so they are able to send you messages to remind you to continue your lessons..
Why is duolingo dangerous?
Here are the biggest problems with Duolingo: No teaching professionals. The initial course plans as well as most of the lessons are developed by people who never taught their language in their life – and Duolingo does not give them even basic training in course design before throwing them into the cold water.
What happens if you don’t do duolingo?
If you don’t want to do Duolingo or lose your leaderboard, then do 0 lessons. When you come back, you will have not been enrolled in a league and whenever you do a lesson, you will then be in a the gold league again.
What happens when you lose your streak on duolingo?
Every tenth day of your streak, you will get lingots (1 on your 10th day, 2 on your 20th, 3 on your 30th, etc.). Nothing happens when the streak is lost, you just won’t get lingots. Nothing other than what has been mentioned.. You’ve only yourself to answer to and the streak is a motivation to do a little everyday.
How much time should I spend on duolingo a day?
Ideal is probably about 45 minutes per day if your goal is fluency. However, if you don’t have that much time as most don’t 5 – 10 minutes is enough to make progress. Probably for day i’m studying more than 20 minutes. But i recommend to you to use differents methods.
Can you really become fluent with duolingo?
You absolutely cannot become completely fluent with Duolingo alone. You can achieve limited basic fluency, as in very basic, but that’s hardly a good definition. Duolingo will get you a high A2 or low B1. With other resources, expect a high B1 (B2 in reading if you use Immersion).