WaniKani Content Additions: Ongoing from April 29, 2021

Hi @DIO-Strawberry,

Thanks for pointing these out! The first issue you described should now be fixed.

I don’t think we’ve come across the second issue before. I wonder if it could be a previously-installed script interacting with the recent extension of the shake animation for single-kanji vocab.

Is DIO-Strawberry also your WaniKani username? We’ll check what was logged as your progress in the database.

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The database shows that 薬 was marked as correct for you, so that’s why it was burned. The expected behavior since the update, though, is that if you type やく for 薬 you should get a shake and a message like this:

So the engineering team is going to look into why it showed up as incorrect in the UI rather than giving you the shake + message. Thanks again for pointing this out!

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I’m glad I could help! :slight_smile:

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This should now be fixed :smiley:

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OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!

LOL

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thank you @TofuguJenny !

I’m excited for the transitivity pairs to bring me fun, new leeches. :durtle_love:

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I love the idea of including more ! Thank you!

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It’s rolling… 5 locked items, 7 locked items, 8 locked items! Now to wait for the unlock…

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The next batch should start trickling through anytime from now! Hopefully quicker than last week :crossed_fingers:t2:

  • Level 3: 外す(はずす)- to disconnect something
  • Level 3: 広げる(ひろげる)- to spread something
  • Level 8: 点く(つく)- to be lit
  • Level 11: 転がす(ころがす)- to roll something
  • Level 11: 欠く(かく)- to lack something
  • Level 11: 進める(すすめる)- to advance something
  • Level 12: 苦しめる(くるしめる)- to hurt
  • Level 12: 終える(おえる)- to finish something
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For me at least I can confirm that they’re unlocking way faster. After 40 mins I’m at 7/8, while last week it took 3 hours to get to 5/6.

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I’m only at 3/8 think

edit: 8/8

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I’ve gotten all eight come through just fine now :slight_smile:

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I’m sorry, but I found a mistake in one of the context sentences for 終える:

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王女 is princess, not queen - queen is 女王 :sweat_smile:

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Heh, I really thought I learned 外す and 終える from here :sweat_smile: , oh well.
Some quick feedback: 外す - I don’t know in which order the vocab is taught, but it may be worth mentioning that the reading is taught with 外れる as well.
Also I’m not sure how I feel about using “something” for the transitive verbs every time, maybe it helps making sure one remembers that these are the transitive versions, but it was a bit annoying in the lessons now.
I like how comprehensive the meaning descriptions are!

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Well spotted! Thank you. It should be fixed now :princess:t4:

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Thanks!

外す actually comes first :slight_smile:

I know what you mean about “something”! I’ll talk to the team about the possibility of adding a version of the translations without “something” to the allow list, or maybe a warning, if that continues to be annoying.

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Phew, I was worried I got those mixed up again.

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Crabigator and I have the exact same reaction.

Crabigator:
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Redglare:
:durtle: :eyes: !

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I got thrown off by the meaning not having “something” in it (or “someone” if that makes more sense), like most of the other items in this batch. Would it make sense to add it as an additional meaning? I’m not a native English speaker, so I can’t really tell…

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