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How to Learn a Language: Part 1

Posted in Language Videos|Learning advice|Rocket Languages - 2015-01-21 21:28:54


When you first decide that you want to learn a language it can be pretty daunting figuring out just how you’re going to go about it.

There are many different ways to learn, from attending classes, to listening to tapes, to hiring a personal tutor, to going online. And within those different formats there are a myriad of resources and exercises, styles and systems, that compete for your attention.

What many of the outfits that provide all these options forget is that language learners are people. As such we are all different, and we all have ways that we learn best.

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The 2015 Edition – soft launch!

Posted in Product development|What's new! - 2014-12-09 18:36:40

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Bonjour tout le monde !

We get a lot of feedback about just how much Rocket Languages has helped people achieve their language learning goals. However, we aren’t the sort of company to rest on it’s laurels…

In fact we have been very busy working away behind the scenes to make all of our Rocket Languages courses work even better and provide you with the best learning experience possible.

To that end I am really pleased to announce the release of the 2015 Edition of Rocket Languages for desktop computers and laptops. All for free for existing members (note that the iOS and Android apps will be updated as well in early 2015).

So, what’s new?

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Rocket Languages vs. Rosetta Stone vs. Pimsleur

Posted in Learning advice|Rocket Languages - 2014-10-02 22:19:29

Rocket Languages vs. Rosetta Stone vs. Pimsleur?

Here at Rocket Languages our Customer Services team are often asked how our language courses compare to the products of other companies. Quite reasonably, people want to know why they should go with Rocket Languages when there are other big name companies around, the 500lb gorillas in the marketplace like Rosetta Stone and Pimsleur.

In the past we’ve said to people that they should try them out for themselves, however, in light of some interesting recent developments, and on the back of the vast number of inquiries our Customer services team get, we thought it timely to answer the one key question:

How does Rocket Languages compare to Rosetta Stone and the Pimsleur Approach?

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