Conversation in Spanish

Welcome ! This is a great opportunity to practice reading and writing in Spanish with your fellow Rocket Spanish learners. So browse some of the posts, take your Spanish reading skills for a spin and when you're ready, introduce yourself and get chatting! Don't be afraid to make mistakes - these are learners just like you and they're here to help.

Where is....

Hi, does anyone know where I would find the area where I can download the course materials and the audio versions? I was seeing the link all the time and now that I want it, I can't find it.

3 replies - Last post by Mohammed-B1 - June 4, 2013

Problem with the rapid Spanish speaking!

Hello fellas :) In january I bought my second course of Rocket Spanish (R.S Premium+) and I finished it this tuesday ;-D I noticed that when you get farther into the new lessons they speed up the conversation a bit , so that we can listen to how fast Span...

11 replies - Last post by Mohammed-B1 - June 4, 2013

How do you say "can we go swimming?"

Could you tell me how to say "can we go swimming?" Or "would you like to go swimming?" In Spanish, thank you

2 replies - Last post by Mohammed-B1 - June 4, 2013

how to use rhis site in 6 free days?

hello. I thought 6 days is free to use this site. but I cant use anything. there is nothing available. no Audio lessens. no PDF. nothing.

3 replies - Last post by Mohammed-B1 - June 4, 2013

escribir en enspañol

Hola, I started the Rocket Spanish course a couple of weeks ago and read in one of Mauricio's motivation articles that it's a very good idea to write in spanish to learn. I was wondering if anybody could look this over and let me know how I'm doing? Ten...

6 replies - Last post by Mohammed-B1 - June 4, 2013

Hola

Soy nuevo, pero quisiera perfeccionar mi habilidades de español. Yo les invito a todos uds. en comunicar conmigo de vez en cuando. gracias 8)

10 replies - Last post by Mohammed-B1 - June 4, 2013

hablar espaniol en facebook ? speak spanish in facebook ?

anyone wants to talk spanish on facebook , to speak and talk about the spanish learning , because we have same intresset and we can help each other : ) if anyone are intressted ? that is my facebook :) Mohammed B. AL Qathi

14 replies - Last post by nav-- - October 20, 2012

adelanta vs. delante de

If my wife is in the front of a shop and I'm in the backI would say " Mi esposa está delante de la tienda." and if she was standing outside in front of the shop I would say " Mi esposa está adelante la tienda.". Is that correct? Graciás, Steve

1 reply - Last post by ricardo-rich - August 30, 2012

Es muy amable. vs. Tu eres muy amable.

Why would one say Es muy amable instead of Tu eres muy amable?

1 reply - Last post by ricardo-rich - August 20, 2012

How long does it take to start speaking some Spanish?

¡Hola! Qué tal? I am learning Spanish via podcast as well as with a teacher once a week? How long does it take to be able to have a general conversation with some confidence independently? Adios! Z

7 replies - Last post by Jacob-C9 - August 16, 2012

is the letter " d " in spanish pronounced like " th " ?

Hola, I'm a new spanish learner from Palestine, I enjoy learning spaish and I have a question about the letter " d " , do we have to pronounce it like " th " or not ???? . Muchas Gracias

3 replies - Last post by Ricky-F - June 21, 2012

1ST Leson

And that's all you learnt in Lesson 1? ¿No aprendiste nada más?

6 replies - Last post by miel-v - March 5, 2012

preinscripcion

I was talking to someone today and they used the word preinscripcion. I was wondering if any one knew what the word means.

2 replies - Last post by mike67 - February 13, 2012

new

hey supp ppl m new plzz help me

5 replies - Last post by Terry-- - January 31, 2012

new

hey supp ppl m new plzz help me

0 replies - Last post by miel-v - January 13, 2012

ok finally able to print the book

Hello All, What is everyones opinion on the way to use the book and the audio am i supposed to read the book first then audio i am quite confused thanx in advance

8 replies - Last post by Tehseen-M - January 1, 2012

interactive audio

hello ive ordered the rocket spanish course a very long time ago and ive recently started using it again. i remember that there was the written words for the interactive audio available on your website why have you removed it ??

1 reply - Last post by goospanish - December 31, 2011

hi!

hello :)

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - November 24, 2011

¡Hola!

i just bought rocket Spanish about a week ago and i love it. i am currently in my 3rd year of Spanish at school but i never learned the speaking aspect of Spanish much. so if anybody can please help me. when learning Spanish, my teachers have always tau...

9 replies - Last post by Darrian-W. - November 8, 2011

Happy Halloween!!!

Hola, Everyone! Como Estas? Estoy muy bien!! AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

7 replies - Last post by Darrian-W. - November 8, 2011

Penpal en Panama

Estudio espanlo a llego a Panama, mira por penpal en Panama City, Panama. Email: joseph421898@bellsouth.net

3 replies - Last post by Frizz - October 23, 2011

Practicar tu español con skype

Hola, me llamo luke y quiero practicar mi español con personas en skype. Todavía soy un principiante, pero puedo tener una conversación básica. Mi ID es 'luke-howeth'. I want to practice spanish on skype to help my pronuciation. My ID is 'luke-howeth'...

1 reply - Last post by chaz - October 21, 2011

BeginnersBook vs Courses 1.0 and on...

Hola a todos, Me llamo es Adrian y tengo una pregunto..... I have completed all the stages from 1.0 to whichever it goes up to...like 10.3 I think.... Anyway, I keep hearing now and than about the beginners Book and the advanced book and I have taken a lo...

3 replies - Last post by Lemont-P - October 19, 2011

Pronunciation

Hola, Me llama Daniela y estoy aprendiendo español porque voy al Guatemala en noviembre. And that is the first Spanish sentence I ever wrote. I don't know any future tenses yet, but sort of makes sense? Anyways I just started learning Spanish a week ago ...

2 replies - Last post by Luke-H1 - October 16, 2011

Question on Interactive 1.3

Hi there, This is probably a stupid question, but in the Interactive Audio course 1.3, there is a line: "Quiero algo para tomar." In the English section, this is translated as "I want some thing to drink." According to my Spanish Verb app on my phone...

18 replies - Last post by mike67 - October 13, 2011

Rocket Spanish Conversation 2.2 "Me voy contigo"

In the Rocket Spanish Conversation 2.2, "Making Weekend Plans"...... These are some of the conversations that transpired: "Voy mañana" ¿A qué hora?" A las diéz. íMe voy contigo. I was wondering why not just "Voy contigo". Why is "Me" needed. Cou...

9 replies - Last post by ricardo-rich - August 29, 2011

Is there anyone living in Spain or UK

I am not very far into the course, but I would really like to practice with someone (via Skype perhaps). Realistically it has to be someone from Europe or the UK because of time zones.

19 replies - Last post by Luke-H1 - August 27, 2011

Spanish and English cognates

Where can I get the Spanish and English cognates?

1 reply - Last post by kless001 - August 1, 2011

Estoy nueva estudiante de Español

Hola todos, Mi nombre és Deb. Mi esposo y yo tenemos un casa en Mexico y necesito aprender español. Vamos a clasé español uno tiempo de semana. Quiero mucho practicar ambos escribir y hablar. :mrgreen:

40 replies - Last post by Thomas-J - June 23, 2011

como se dice "stay frosty"

¿Como se dice "stay frosty" en Español? gracias, es por mi amigo Javier en Afghanastan ahora.

11 replies - Last post by ricardo-rich - June 13, 2011

ser o estar

¡Hola! cuando quiero decir ''i'm sihgle' en español es ''estoy soltera'' o ''soy soltera''

3 replies - Last post by Barry-T - June 6, 2011

Emergency Room, medical spanish help

New to course...been teaching myself some spanish to use at my work...really need to ask some questions about talking with patients coming into the ER. First I would like to know what greeting is polite to use on pts. coming to ER because they are sick.....

7 replies - Last post by Rezz - May 29, 2011

Lesson 1.7 use of "las"

A las siete y media(7:30) de la mañana Llegamos a las 10 de la noche, el mismo día Why is las being used in above two sentences?

2 replies - Last post by Varun-G - May 24, 2011

Commonly used phrases

Hello, Can someone point me to the location of "Commonly used phrases" on the Rocket Spanish site? I cannot seem to locate. Thanks.

3 replies - Last post by Christopher-F - April 3, 2011

Leslie S

Come se dice "Social Worker" en espanol?

3 replies - Last post by sjlkh - March 31, 2011

Communicating with contractors, gardeners, laborer

I would like to understand and my myself understood when dealing with people in this category. I notice that RS is mostly about traveling. Does anyone know where I can find information to learn beginning Spanish for speaking with service people? I live...

3 replies - Last post by Elbert-B - March 29, 2011

El Club de Espanol en Huntsville -- tal vez

Hola a todos. Soy Julio y soy de los estados unidos. Tengo 26 anos y quisiera mejorar mi espanol. Fui a Mexico hace two dos anos y aprendi mucho, pero todavia hay mucho que me falta. He estado tratando de practicar todos los dias pero es bien dificil cua...

4 replies - Last post by Adrian.W - March 3, 2011

Mexican Spanish

Hello. I live in Arizona and have wanted to learn Spanish for 40 years. There are lots of people to speak and practice with. My question is, being that there are many idioms in Spanish, how will a native speaker from Mexico respond when I start speakin...

10 replies - Last post by Connery-E - January 5, 2011

My Name

Hola, Me Llamo Malene. I am only now starting the lessons though, so please bear with me as I start in English. I speak some languages already, and each language pronounce my name slightly differently. I really wish there would be a way for me to find ...

5 replies - Last post by Shannon-F - December 31, 2010

Thanksgiving Words

Here some fun Thanksgiving words that I thought I would share with you folks: agradecido (por) — thankful (for) el arándano rojo — cranberry el budín, el pudín — pudding la cazuela — casserole la cena — dinner comer — to eat la cucurbitácea o la c...

1 reply - Last post by nohablo - November 25, 2010

Familiar form of verb

I have just started the course but have some knowledge of Spanish. I notice that the familiar rather than the formal verb form for "you" is being used. If I am traveling and speaking to strangers, such as to ask for information, is the familia...

5 replies - Last post by kless001 - November 19, 2010

nervioso y nerviosa

I believe it is 3.2 Emotions that I found my problem. I was taught in school that men saw "nervioso" and women say "nerviosa" but in the lesson Amy says "when talking about a woman use nerviosa and when talking about a man use nervioso. As you can imagi...

3 replies - Last post by kless001 - November 17, 2010

The word "a" (to) in a sentence

The following Spanish sentence has "a" in it. Why is it used?.....¿Conoces a mi amigo, Andrés? D. Morton

3 replies - Last post by David-M - October 22, 2010

Artes de Mano

Hola, otros estudiantes! Soy artista, y me gustaria conversar con amigos y amigas, como son interesados sobre artes. Yo no hablo espanol mucho, pero quiero aprender y cambiar ideas. Que es tu pericia? Yo, me gusta trabajar con vidrio o baldosas cerami...

1 reply - Last post by corvid - July 17, 2010

Golf in Spanish

Hola a todos, soy nuevo Rocket español y me gustaría ampliar mi vocabulario de golf en español como juego con un socio español. ¿Puede alguien ayudarme con expresiones específico de golf? Gracias

2 replies - Last post by sjlkh - April 4, 2010

Premium Stage 1 Certificate Test

On the question regarding Mauricio and Amy's trip to New York, it asks what time their flight leaves. I checked siete y media and was marked wrong. The correct answer is shown as seis y media. I went back and looked in the dialogue text because I was pret...

1 reply - Last post by Mauricio - March 15, 2010

Lesson 2.1

Hi everybody ! I'm a new member, I just started my fresh spanish last month. Never know any Spanish before. I hv 2 question in lesson 2, they are: - in the 2.1 Amy said: Para quantas personas? I guess she used feminine ge...

4 replies - Last post by Antonio - June 11, 2009

Using the Phone

I have a few questions about using the telephone in spanish. First, is it common to use "Hola" like we use "Hello" in the states when answering the phone? Also, what is the most common (familiar) way to ask to speak to a certain person...

4 replies - Last post by rodneyp - June 8, 2009

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR SELF TO BE FLUENT ?

I HAVE BOTH ROCKET SPANISH COURSES BUT HAVE NOT FINISH THE FIRST YET . HAVING SAID THAT I AM UP TO CHAPTHER 4.3 AND I AM RAPIDLY PICKING UP CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH FROM THIS COURSE AND ALSO LEARNING ON MY OWN ! YES ON MY OWN !!! ITS SIMPLE ! WHAT YOU DO IS...

0 replies - Last post by black-chulo - May 31, 2009

Newbie

Me gusta mucho Rocket Spanish, pero tengo unas preguntas... a) Is the forum only composed of threads? Is everything asynchronous? b) Is there a chat /conversation place at Rocket Spanish? Could you recommend a place where other Rocket Spanish members ...

1 reply - Last post by nohablo - February 6, 2009

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