I was feeling quite disheartened in week 7. I didn't want to give up, but I was constantly thinking about whether or not I'd ever be able to speak Mandarin properly again.
However, it did give me the chance to read, focus on my Chinese and do a few extra things like arts and crafts and I've been writing a lot more often as well - which has been super!
And I’m fascinated by words that can be used for two completely different scenarios. Although, that is definitely going to be confusing for me.
On one hand I am still really impressed with how much I have achieved this year, with the goals I am working towards and the friends I have made. On the other hand...