French Feedback and Comments

If you have some questions or want to share some feedback about your course, there’s a good chance a fellow learner has had the same idea! You can take a look at some of the latest posts to see if your question has already been answered, or share your thoughts with the Rocket French teachers and learners by posting a new conversation.

Downloading Lessons

I need a little help! I can't seem to find the button to download the lessons. I am going to travel soon so I probably won't be able to get access to the internet for quite a while.

14 replies - Last post by Mimi-Pheuisiri - December 3, 2012

I Cannot Find Mega French Games

Salut, I purchased the online version of Rocket French a few weeks ago. I did not have to download anything, rather I take all of my lessons via the members only Rocket French Website. However, on my Rocket French homepage I do not see any thing for Me...

2 replies - Last post by Nuha-- - November 20, 2012

Merci...RocketFrench made my trip PARFAIT!

I posted before my trip to Nice/Paris in France in September but I wanted to follow up and thank you for a great trip! The experience would not have been with same without RocketFrench! I completed the first 2 levels before the trip. This course absolu...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - October 26, 2012

Your Practice

When I click on the "Your Practice" button I get the following message: Rocket French Rehearsal Self Tests Instructions! You have 0 randomly selected questions to answer. How do I get practice questions? I also remember there being handouts w...

3 replies - Last post by Julie-H - September 25, 2012

Tip: Controlling how much time you have, to answer Paul.

This tip is for newbies (like me)! You can give yourself all the time you need to answer Paul's questions, by pausing the Audio lessons. I realize that some of you are thinking, "Well, ya... that's not much of a tip"!?! Well, if you are thinking that, th...

1 reply - Last post by Rose--2 - September 12, 2012


Is this community forum all dead? For as it appears the posts and topics are either very old or slow to get an answer on? Also, is there any way to get the full dialogue from a lesson so you can read the whole thing whilst listening to it or doing it on ...

7 replies - Last post by Murray-D - September 2, 2012

Wow...RocketLanguage French ROCKS!

I just wanted to let you know that RocketFrench really ROCkS! I feel like I'm learning useful things and VERY quickly. Why does it work? #1 Great realistic conversations, #2 Very SHORT duration per lesson so you feel accomplishment each time and in j...

4 replies - Last post by beth-m - August 26, 2012

help needed

Hi marie i,ve got a problem in lesson 13.3. one is given the frase "me tente bien".the translation given is "is very tempting" why this translation. please can you help. many thanks Phil

8 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 13, 2012

french pronunciation

sorry it is somehow difficult to me to discern french pronunciation,i think the prompt is that there is an ocean of difference between pronunciation and spelling in french.i am looking for some solutions would you'd mind helping me?

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 13, 2012

vocabulary and translation

Is there an area on the Rocket French site where you can simply look up a word in English and get the French translation? I think that would be a great addition to the site if there not.

6 replies - Last post by beatrice-f - July 7, 2012

une boite vs une boîte

Which of the answers below doesn't mean "a business"? I picked une boite because I think it meant a box but the correct answer was un logement. Was there a mistake that one of the choices should have been une boîte which meant a nightclub?

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - June 24, 2012

MegaFrench software games

I just purchased the RF course and successfully downloaded the software on my Mac. I am wondering if there is a real game program that I can open? Because the package I downloaded contains the audio bits, pdfs (with more audio bits) and an image of the RF...

7 replies - Last post by Edred-C - June 19, 2012

New Rocket French Learning Lounge

Well, yesterday i logged on to Rocket Languages French and i noticed it looked different [I love it] But the problem was that today i was on the first grammar lesson and wanted to take the quiz but it said that there was an error HELP?

6 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - June 10, 2012

Bonus Lessons Quizzes

Salut Claire, I wish to inquire whether do all bonus lessons have any quiz or not? Merci, Anthony

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 4, 2012

Prem Plus Survival Kit

I just finished RF Premium. I had purchased Premium Plus several months ago and never looked at it. I am more than disappointed that audio and playback are not available for the vocabulary for the Survival Kit lessons. When will you get this fixed?

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - April 17, 2012

Question Regarding the Rocket French Premium certificate

Hello , dear Claire I have joined the course 10 days ago and I am so satisfied of it! Thanks a lot for your efforts . I like to ask about the Rocket French Premium certificate ? What are the benifits could I get when I pass the exam and have the certific...

5 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - April 17, 2012

Adobe Files - no audio

I see that others have had similar experience. I have downloaded the transcipts and other Adobe files but the audio is not working. I don't even get a indication that the link is active. I have followed one suggestion and installed winamp and have the la...

9 replies - Last post by Mike-C1 - March 22, 2012

Extra vocabulary

Why is the extra vocabulary not in audio so we can hear the pronouncation of new words.

6 replies - Last post by Mike-C1 - March 22, 2012


I have just started the Premium Plus course, and having listened to "Claire and Paul" in the Premium course, am finding "Eric" very hard to understand. He speaks far too fast and if I am not looking at the screen to see what he is actually saying, cannot...

0 replies - Last post by Sheila-H - March 21, 2012


Bonjour Marie ma'am, Can you give me a list of all countries in french. Like : USA is Les etas unis

4 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - March 16, 2012

Rocket French Newsletter -- Attn Marie Claire

Dear Marie: I have enjoyed and learned from your Newsletter very much. However, the last one (newsletter # 48) I received was on December 17, 2009. I have not received any newsletter since then. I have checked my spam folder and it was not there. Please...

11 replies - Last post by Sami-Zaki - March 9, 2012

MegaFrench Games and Cards

When I click on tab 9 I gain access to MegaFrench Games which include MegaAudio, MegaVocab, and MegaVerbs. However, I can't find MegaCards anywhere. I used to be able to view them a couple years back but not anymore. Why?

3 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - February 12, 2012


[color=#0000FF:1942ksu7]I am brand spanking new at this Rocket French thing so I have a few questions :?: :?: : How do I download the lessons, I have seen the icon beside the first audio lesson to download that lesson but, can I download all the lessons ...

5 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - February 12, 2012

My profile pic is not showing

I uploaded a small profile pic and it is not showing. All I see is a small blue box with a question mark in it next to my name. Is there a bug in the system???

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - February 1, 2012

14.7 problem

J’espère que la cérémonie vous a plu. Can you please tell me if this should be - vous avez plu???????????? or the reason why it is vous a plu?? Thanks Sandie

2 replies - Last post by Sandie-Murrell - January 31, 2012

Embedded Audio Clips

The embedded audio clips are excellent and I look forward to having them on all additional vocabulary words in the future. Is there a way that I access all of the embedded audio clips at the same time for everything in selected chapters? As an example (...

2 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - January 30, 2012

Thanks Rocket Team

Hi Claire , I would like to thank all your team for your great work . I have started my journey to learn French properly now, I have tried so many ways and I give up as it was none sense. your method is a combination of a Pure magic of passion .you ar...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 30, 2012

Beginner help, please.

In a Rocket French one lesson "Elle ne veut pas le voir" is given with the following translation: "She doesn't want to see him" I get the "she doesn't want to see" but where is the 'Him" in that sentence? I am confused..

4 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 30, 2012


one is given the translation (i can't find it any more) from the french, je ne le trouve plus. i've two problems with it 1. is this the most accurate translation 2. is this the most common way a french person would say it

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 30, 2012

another problem

Lesson 12.2 making a complaint,we are given this sentance (Vous l'avez portée?) doesn't portée mean reach

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 30, 2012

translation problem

Lesson 12.2 making a complaint, we are given this expression (en la mettant) should it not be en la mettant sur.

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 30, 2012

Dialog-Only File?

As I conclude this first stage of the Premier French Course, I am thinking that it would be wildly beneficial to have a single, downloadable file containing just the dialogs between Paul and Claire, without the lengthy commentary provided by Paul in the ...

2 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 30, 2012

too old?

I am wondering that at 58 if I'm too old to learn a new language? People a lot younger than me probably retain more information than I.

24 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 30, 2012

Adobe PDF files - No sound

Hello, I want to use the grammar/text documents supplied, however; I cannot seem to open any 'sound' files within Adobe Reader. I place the cursor over the audio link, click the left mouse button, and nothing happens. I have researched the Adobe site,...

4 replies - Last post by andre-t - December 26, 2011

Paul's Pronunciation

I think it is a bad idea to have Paul pronounce french words "in an English way" when speaking English because the (wrong) English pronunciation may get stuck in one's mind. The words should be pronounced in perfect french. For example, in less...

7 replies - Last post by jeena-- - November 17, 2011


I looked for a little while and did not see it... How do I get the download to show up and work in iTunes? Thanks.

4 replies - Last post by MichaelJS47 - September 4, 2011

12.1 Si Clauses

Je passerai à la pharmacie du coin si tu as besoin de médicament. I’ll go the chemist across the street if you need medicine. I thought it would translate as the pharmacy on the corner? am I too literal with my translations:: Sandie

1 reply - Last post by Pascal-P - August 14, 2011

RF Software & PDF

Hi, I purchased RF back in February and I remember that I downloaded a software that includes the main software that includes all the pdfs lessons, games and vocabs. However, I'm can't find it on my computer anymore and try to re-download but I can't fin...

2 replies - Last post by oaktree05 - July 20, 2011

MegaFrench Software

Does anyone know where the above can be downloaded other than from within the Level I course? I skipped over that to Level II and therefore don't have access to the Level I material; and I don't see MegaFrench anywhere in the Level II material.

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - June 9, 2011


Salut! Je m'appelle Blair. Iam looking for a pen pal who is aussi apprendre francais. I am 18 years old and would prefer someone around that age, but it doesnt matter. This way we can practice our french together! Let me know!

12 replies - Last post by KUMBUNJA-D - June 6, 2011

Virtual keyboard

Bonjour tout le monde! I just wanted to let you know that when you are typing in Rocket French - forum, notes, vocab - that there is now a virtual keyboard that will pop up below which has all the accents you need to write correctly in French. C'est gén...

0 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - April 28, 2011

Download transcripts

Just a suggestion: I have taken up learning French as I have a new job taking me all over Europe. It means I am spending a lot of my time on planes. I have downloaded the audios to my ipad and it is great to listen to them when I am travelling but for me ...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - April 28, 2011

Future tense - Etre

It will be hot = il fera chaud (see lesson 4 chapter 3) why 'fera' and not 'sera'

3 replies - Last post by Eyram-K1 - March 23, 2011

French for Grade 7/8

Hey! Could you post some links from Rocket French for Grade 7 Level French? Thanks ;) Chris

1 reply - Last post by Eyram-K1 - March 23, 2011

Audio does not work inside Fife fox browser. 3.6.8

I get logged in normally, but the audio player does not load. It says that I need a plug-in, but when I click on download plug-in, a message comes up that says there is no suitable plug-in available. I have re-downloaded Flash and Shock- wave player. Ever...

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - March 8, 2011

members locations

salut all, I was just wondering how interesting it would be to find out where some of the members who are studying Rocket French live. I would love to hear from some of you at least to know where you live, what country etc. Since we are all learning toget...

13 replies - Last post by zhuegar-z - February 27, 2011

Can we have a section on writing please?

Salut Marie-Claire Do you think it's possible for you to open a section on Essay Writing for those who are keen to practice writing a given topic in French? If you can suggest some topics we can start practising writing in French. In case we make a mista...

4 replies - Last post by ipiklu.ninja91 - February 22, 2011

Extra Vocab Track?

Hi, I've been learning french for a year with rocket french now and would like to make a suggestion. In the grammar sections of the course there are lots of additional words but there is no audio. I think it would be really useful to have audio for this a...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - February 21, 2011

Quiz for Audio Lesson 10.4

Bonjour, In the dialog of this lesson, Eric clearly states, "nous allons arriver à Bordeaux plus tard en janvier...," yet the answer to the question, "Quand va Eric à Bordeaux?" is indicated as "en février." Yes, Eric makes the hotel reservation for the f...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 25, 2011

Le petit 't'

In expressions like 'neige-t-il' or 'y-a-t'il', what is the meaning of the 't'? Is it an abbreviation?

1 reply - Last post by Pascal-P - January 13, 2011

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