French Feedback and Comments

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FlashCards Don't Work

Is there a logical reason why the French FlashCards don't open?  I'm working on French Premium Plus-2, and when I try to open the FlashCards, I'm bounced back to the Premium-1 FlashCards.  I've tried this on two computers with the same results. Another t...

2 replies - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - April 9, 2016

how do I change the email to my old account?

When I bought this level I used Paypal and it used my husband's email address.  When I try to chane it to mine it says that someone already has that account.  It is me!  How can I fix this? Lynette

1 reply - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - March 23, 2016

Recording with Safari

Hello  Please avdise me on how to use this course with Safari.  The problem is that I can not practise recording any content as the Rocket Record option does not exist.  I know that it exists and works fine on other browsers but I really want to use Saf...

2 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - February 24, 2016

How is the river Seine pronounced?

Is Seine pronounced like the english word send without the d? Linke sane with a lond a sound? like seh-een? say-een? something different? The vowel sound ei is not in the learning companion examples. I know it sounds like a simple question, but I am g...

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - February 12, 2016

How to access the games?

I don't see a way to get to the games. When I click on My Course, I see only the audio and grammar/culture sections of the course. Can you help me?

14 replies - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - February 12, 2016

Leur and Leurs

Hi, I cannot hear a difference between Leur and Leurs, unless of course a vowel follows. Is that correct?

8 replies - Last post by M-L - February 11, 2016

My points dropped for no reason; it's not midnight yet when it happened, 10 40 pm EST USA

I had over 1,000 points inside the green circle. Then I had a grammar question so I asked first before I forgot but when I went back to my lesson and practice I only had 420+/- points; it's not pass midnight yet. In the past if I had 2500 (the number just...

3 replies - Last post by M-L - February 3, 2016

How to improve my pronunciation of numbers

My pronunciation of numbers has always been a hit and miss whether they were about money, hours, day/month/year.  For example if I had to say soixante euros, 90-95% of the time it came to be 60 € in red and the percentage grade would be 50% even if the r...

2 replies - Last post by M-L - February 2, 2016

New question not marked as NEW so no one responded or helped and no voice prompt

I posted a question yesterday asking if the grammar was incorrect, Module 6.3 - "Je suis à Paris depuis hier" The translation was "I’ve been in Paris since yesterday".  Usually  when a new question was posted a red NEW would be next to the question but th...

6 replies - Last post by M-L - January 26, 2016

Comment and question and vice versa

These past 3 questions that I posted there were no RED NEW next to my questions. The first one was delayed a day or 2 so torusan thought that it was IT doing something, hence the delay AND he did reply. The second question Diana-S1 answered it. May be she...

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - January 24, 2016

6.4 First Date, Extra vocab

Here comes the literal question from a far from thinking in French yet person:  Ça lui ferait plaisir d’entendre ça She would be VERY pleased to hear that Where in the French sentence that implied VERY? I would have translated without the VERY.

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - January 24, 2016

Lessons in Premium Plus - Level 2 - Begin with Lesson1

I finally completed the Premium - Level 1 - Lessons and started on the Level 2 lessons.  Today, when I listened to Module 9.3, to my surprise, I heard, "Bienvenue a Rocket French Interactive Audio Course, leçon un tois. . ."  I did a double take, thinking...

1 reply - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - January 18, 2016

Joli, masculine before a vowel, 2.14

I am reviewing module 2 and noticed this anomaly (to me anyway as a beginner) about the adjective, joli which is for both masculine and masculine before a vowel. There was no example of a sentence using joli before a masculine vowel noun. It had a example...

6 replies - Last post by Bob-D - December 24, 2015

Numbers Presented in Native Language

Here's a suggestion for presenting numbers in the native language, especially in numbers lessons, such as the two Survival Kit lessons for Module 8.  Rather presenting the numbers as full-text words in the native language (English in t...

1 reply - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - December 14, 2015

French keyboard

I have 2 questions: (1) I haven't figure out how to make a capital letter with accent such as À, lower case à is fine after Jason pointed it out the little square box needed to be checked. I'm slow when it comes to technology stuff when it is ob...

7 replies - Last post by M-L - December 10, 2015

sharing

How do I stop sharing my microphone? Bad idea. It seems to be used too often by others.

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - November 26, 2015

App offline?

Hi,  Is it possible to use the app offline? If so how do I download the audio files etc?  Thks

2 replies - Last post by Colin-P10 - November 26, 2015

different teacher/tutor, different regional accent?

From the get go I found that I had very little problem following along with Claire while Paul, I had to repeat and repeat to get the right intonation or French with an English accent. Now I'm working on Survival Kit Pronunciation, I can't get any of the a...

3 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - November 23, 2015

bug report

How can I report bugs fast?  Maybe you will add some extra button or something for fast messaging ? for example: in french module "2.6 Telling the Time (Part 2)"  1/3 of the content doubles.

1 reply - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - November 19, 2015

vraiment vs très: when to use each properly

2.2 On a Tour, Extra Vocabulary: The statement was "Il est vraiment marrant" and the translation was "It's very funny". When do I use vraiment instead of très?   

7 replies - Last post by toru e - November 11, 2015

Pronouncing R like the French

I need some suggestions on how to pronounce the guttural R. I have no problem saying très bien but très by itself is next to impossible: 98% correct first try for the former and 98% wrong for the latter until my jaw and head hurt; same goes for ...

4 replies - Last post by Diana-S1 - November 11, 2015

Lesson missing on dashboard

Hi. The Advanced Numbers lesson in the Survival Kit of French Premium (Level 1) seems missing from the Dashboard and from the Survival Kit drop-down menu. I can access it by searching for something like "centime" in My Vocab. I would not know if any other...

1 reply - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - October 16, 2015

New update ARRRRHHHHHH

This new update they have done is really annoying. I now can't do any of the exercises in the modules. I get a perpetual circling thing. You would have thought they would have tested it before release. Now the whole programme is completely useless. I have...

31 replies - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - October 15, 2015

Bonjour je suis appelé charité

Je dois poser quelques questions à la fusée membres du personnel français , est -il une liste des badges sur le site que je peux voir ? Si non , Il serait très agréable si vous mettez un. A propos de la skype tutorat direct , est-il digne de confiance? Ce...

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - September 15, 2015

Audio and Language & Cluture lessons

I find Audio lessons much more interesting and beneficial than "Language & Cuture". Is it OK to skip the L&C lesson and focus only on Audio lessons? Or, perhaps, they teach some grammar which also is important? regards, Pav

1 reply - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - September 15, 2015

Translate with UK or USA English

In situations where the UK and USA vocabulary differ, it would be very nice if each is included in the translations, and not simply the UK vocabulary.  For example, in Lesson 7.7 is: . . . Le coffre . . . . . The boot (vehicle)   To know the mea...

3 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - September 13, 2015

15 seconds of repetition

Hello, Would it not be great if we could have a button during playback of a lesson that would allow us to go back 15 seconds for a quick repetition of whatever we missed the first time. And another one to skip forward. Sten

1 reply - Last post by Diana-S1 - September 3, 2015

Does Rocket French work with Macintosh laptops?

Recently I experience problems with my Rocket French course on my Mac. The course freezes and the fan in my Mac starts. I see the spinning ball symbol that usually signifies ongoing processing but nothing results. When I try to quit the page my browser (S...

2 replies - Last post by SBack - August 28, 2015

Accented letters on the virtual keyboard.

I can use the virtual keyboard to type à but can't figure out how to get capital letter version of the word. I had a chat window when I was trying out the package, but it's not there now.  What's an easy way to get answers to questions like this?

1 reply - Last post by toru e - August 26, 2015

Circonflex for Write it!

Hi all! Is there a way to create the circonflex when completing the French review exercises? For example, in the hear it, write it! When I needed to write êtes-vous prêt? I needed to copy/paste the circonflex ê in to the answer space because it is not pro...

2 replies - Last post by Tutleymutley - August 17, 2015

Down load of audio file for Rocket Record (NEW)

me too I have the same problem??????????

7 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - July 7, 2015

List of badges?

Is there a list of badges that I can look at? It would be very helpful for me. Thanks!

1 reply - Last post by Robert-C7 - June 5, 2015

Quiz could use work, in Lesson 17.8 Verbe Faire

whoa nelly. The quiz in the 17.8 Verbe Faire lesson throws in three (out of 5) questions using parts of the verb 'faire' that are not covered even a little bit, in that lesson, and haven't been seen for many moons back, if ever. For example, the first q...

2 replies - Last post by Stefanie--15 - May 28, 2015

Rocket French vs College French, and multiple programs

Hello everyone, I'm new here, and I hope no one has asked this question before because I've looked: Does anyone have any idea how advanced you will be after finishing (Premium, Premium Plus, and Platinum,) compared to taking French college classes?  ...

1 reply - Last post by Michael-W - May 23, 2015

Find previously posted questions

Hello, this may seem silly I've posted only twice before, but how do I find answers to previous questions I've posted?  I searched by my name and not finding my questions.  I have received e-mails when they are answered, but wanted to revisit th...

4 replies - Last post by Dan-S45 - May 19, 2015

Where can I see my badge?

Where my badge used to be, now I only see this "Points Goal" information. I do like it, as it motivates me to study at least for that amount of time, but I kind of miss the badges too.

2 replies - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - April 28, 2015

session time outs

bummer! I completed two lessons in Premium - level 1 -1.12 etc and when I "saved" after taking quiz I got no credit because lessons had "timed out" how do I recover lessons so I don't have to do lessons all over again to get completion credit? Thanks

1 reply - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - April 28, 2015

qui + est = qu'est ?

Hi, a small question about lesson 4.9 Level 2: Exercise was: Tu te connais bien ? Tu choisis ce qui est bon pour toi I wonder why "qui est" isn't "qu'est".  Would "que est" be "qu'est"? Thanks!

2 replies - Last post by lancish - March 31, 2015

Adding the basic course

I would like to add the basic course to my account as a brush up on the basics.  How do I go about that? Thanks,  

1 reply - Last post by toru e - February 13, 2015

New Forum

Hello, Seems a new forum was released (or else I am a beta tester). In either case, I missed the communication. 1) Phrase Finder is Broken. Type a word, hit find. Nothing. 2) Links do not always work. See my post here: '''''' http://members.rocketlangua...

2 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - February 11, 2015

Translating the Verb Etra

I'm working with Lesson 5.9 All Important Keys (Part 2), and there seems to be an error in the lesson introduction. The lesson text is copied below: Look at the correct ways of translating “to be” into French in the following contexts: She is 20 = Age =...

2 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - February 2, 2015

After Platinum - Level 4?

Is there going to be a level 4 course, after platinum level?

4 replies - Last post by jason☺ - January 31, 2015

LeRobert Correcteur

Hello, Today I noticed that http://www.lerobert.com/correcteur/demo.php Has anybody tried this software? It's the same price as Antidote for the PC ($99) and seems to have the same features. I like Antidote and have been using it for a couple years now:...

2 replies - Last post by jason☺ - January 28, 2015

question about the program itself

My very first lesson shows I have 0 left to do, yet it isn't highlighted like it got done.

2 replies - Last post by Ramona-K2 - January 25, 2015

&#039 why

Everytime I save a word or phrase this keeps appearing in the middle =&#039 why? Why?

2 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - January 22, 2015

Hyphen Needed in English Sentence

I began working on Lesson 5.7, a lesson that continues the theme of connecting words -- little things that add challenge to learning the language. English also has little things that improve the flow of reading and add challenge to the language: hyphens...

2 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 21, 2015

can not access module test not sure why

I go to dashboard see module test 1 click it but do not get access to the test why?

4 replies - Last post by jason☺ - January 13, 2015

Rocket Test Module 1 Quiz Question Regarding Audio

I just completed the Rocket Test for Module 1 and wondered how to answer one question in the quiz. The question is "Listen to the audio and answer: How is Claire feeling?" I couldn't find a link to an audio. If I'd left the page to find the audio in th...

2 replies - Last post by jason☺ - January 7, 2015

Lesson 4.8 Self Awareness - Sandwiches, Snacking, and Proudly Traditional?

Hello, I was just reporting a few errors I noticed in lesson 4.8. and I started to read the Culture Lesson at the bottom. They have a picture there of a sandwich and it says "un jambon-fromage" That is clearly not "jambon", but rather "saucisson". That...

0 replies - Last post by jason☺ - January 7, 2015

&#039 why

Everytime I save a word or phrase this keeps appearing in the middle =&#039 why? Why?

4 replies - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - December 3, 2014

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