What is italki Answer?
On italki Answers, you can ask questions and answer other learner's questions about language learning.
When you ask a question, you will be able to add additional information to clarify your question, but you cannot edit your original question. While the question is still open (i.e. within 14 days of initially being asked, with no ‘best answer’ having been chosen), respondents can edit their answer, which can help them answer more accurately.
You may not delete your answer once it is posted, so please double check before posting!
italki Answers is for language related questions only, so please don't ask any questions that involve personal information, or personal questions about relationships, dating, religion, politics, or social issues.
What are italki Discussions?
italki Discussions is the place where you can talk about any language related topic. Here you can ask for help with your target language and offer help as a native speaker by contributing to discussions.
italki Discussions are also a great way for you to engage with the italki community. Perhaps you want to talk about tips on learning new languages, the differences between the accents of various dialects, language exam tips, or even favorite songs in the languages you are learning, Discussions is the way to go.
Using italki Discussions as an italki Teacher
Many teachers have asked us how they can reach students who are interested in online lessons. As a teacher, contributing to discussions, starting a discussion, and using your expertise to help other users is a good way to reach potential students.
What is the italki Notebook?
On italki Notebook, you can write in the language you are learning, and get helpful corrections from native speakers. You can also browse other learner's Notebooks, and help them learn your native language by correcting their Notebook entries. Writing a Notebook entry is a great way to improve your written language skills. It's also a fun way to express yourself, and meet new people.
What Should I Write About?
You can write about any topic you want. Here are some suggestions:
- Describe what is happening in your life
- Describe your hobbies and interests
- Describe what is happening in your country
- Write about movies, TV, or music that you like
Helping Other People with Their Notebook Entries
If you have received corrections, you know how helpful it can be! Return the favor and help other people learning your language. When you correct someone's Notebook entry, you will gain an understanding of their culture and might make a new friend.
How Do I Delete a Notebook Entry?
To delete a Notebook entry, click on "Notebook", then click on the "My Notebook" tab. You will see a small trash can icon next to your Notebook entries. Simply click on the trash can icon to delete your Notebook entry.
You can edit your Notebook entries within 24 hours after submitted.