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I'm conducting an online survey (link here
) about foreign people in Taiwan and Mandarin and am looking for anyone willing to answer 28 questions. There will also be a lucky draw for a NTD 500 Carrefour voucher (which will happen at noon 1/8). If you have time I'd greatly appreciate it (:
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I did it. Didn't apply for the voucher, though.
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I also did it.
I think for future surveys it would be good to include an option for students when asking about peoples employment situation.
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I am most interested in learning Mandarin threats.
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Took your survey.
Need to include an " all of the above
" response, IMO.
I do not understand why people are bothered by leaving an email address to receive the survey results and be a participant in the survey contest.
A throwaway email addy is such a simple thing....
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Done it. You should maybe consider that some foreigners have been here so long
that their Mandarin ability is more or less at a fixed (inert) level and that they would not really give any consideration to further study of the language.
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I don't mind giving an e-mail. I just didn't see the point in entering for the lucky draw, since I am not living in Taiwan at the moment.
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