French Feedback and Comments

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Interactive audio

For some reason I don't seem to have access to the interactive lessons or have the ability to download to MP3. This could well be me missing something simple. Any help would be appreciated

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - September 19, 2010

Newsletters

May i suggest that you number the newsletters as you send them out so that if we haven't managed to work on them when you send them we don't have to keep counting up on our list where we have saved them to find the one we want to work on next. T...

5 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - September 19, 2010

MegaVocab/MegaAudio

HI, I cant find where these parts of the course, Is there a tab or button where I can find them??? Thanks Si

2 replies - Last post by Gasman118 - September 19, 2010

typing in french

How can I use my qwerty keyboard to type in French \\\\\\9with accents etc)? Can anyone advise? Gabriel

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - September 14, 2010

sentence replay

I would like to suggest a replay button so you hear a single sentence over and over again, like how you can click on word to add to My Vocab, but instead, pause the lesson and repeat the sentence over and over to help get it to stay in your head. Just an...

2 replies - Last post by noisette - September 14, 2010

do you think....?

watching dvd's of favourite sitcom as an beginner, will it help? say if I know a lot of the sitcom verbatim?

0 replies - Last post by Gasman118 - August 30, 2010

Printing Rocket Premium Plus Lessons

Hi, I have just ordered the newly release Rocket Premium Plus. The additional lessons are showing up in my course area. I can print the lessons one at a time. However, to print the entire Premium Plus set, what do I have to do? By the way, is there addi...

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - August 12, 2010

Problems Getting Started

Am I alone in being confronted by a pop up box explaining: 'Want to build your vocabulary.......' which is constantly refreshing itself and thus preventing me from kicking off the first lesson ?

1 reply - Last post by JPM - August 11, 2010

Pronuncation of consonants before "et"

Bonjour tout les mondes; I have a question. I've noticed that when I hear "et" spoken after a word that ends in a consonant, the et is said by itself, there's no "dragging", if you will, of the consonant from the last word onto the be...

0 replies - Last post by happycatholic - August 6, 2010

language and culture lessons

Hi, i don't know if it is a mac computer thing but I dont have any language and culture lessons? I have have looked everywhere on the learners lounge and cannot find them, they are not anywhere on my course either, can anybody help me? Also while im here ...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - August 6, 2010

Wheres the help when you need it!

Ok, so bought the online version this afternoon, have absolutly no instruction of where to begin, where are the mega games and mega cards etc..... if I just wanted audio learning without any games etc, I would have bought something else. Also I have no id...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - August 3, 2010

Problems with text when posting topics

The menu buttons don't appear to be working when you try and highlight text for posting to the forum. By this I mean "bold", "Italics", "Underline", "Font Colour" etc When I select them I get these respective texts ...

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 25, 2010

Quiz content not covered in lessons

The quizzes often seem to ask about things not covered yet in the lessons or vocabulary. For instance, the quiz for lesson 3.1 "On the Highway" asks what the word for "toll" is. This is not in the lesson. There are many other examples....

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 25, 2010

Is it me?

I have listened to lesson 1.4 Avoir soif, about five times now, and I am still having problems remembering answers to Paul's questions. I have improved but should it take the (average) person this long? I would be interested in staff and user replies, pl...

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 22, 2010

Interested in doing an advanced course

Hi, I have just completed Rocket French Premium. Do you have a more advanced course I could purchase?

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 22, 2010

Avec Ca

I travelled to France on holidays last year. While shopping in the markets the use "Avec Ca" was very common. Can you explain its meaning in a shopping context. Does it mean "anything else?"

2 replies - Last post by carlos - July 15, 2010

Looking for study partners

Salut tout le monde, I joined Rocket French on June 21st. Je vien de Inde. I am looking for study partners to study along with. Merci (in advance) :)

7 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 12, 2010

Urgent!!

Bonjour Marie madame, I don't think i will be able to learn french for 6 months, after my college starts. There is no computer in the hostel. So will i able to access my account after the long gap. I really want to learn French. Merci Somdeb

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - July 6, 2010

erreur

S'il vous plaît vérifiez 11.8:"When using the verb avoir, "to be," the helping verb, it does not normally require an agreement in the compound tense." Merci

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - June 23, 2010

move to france to learn language

I'm 58 years old. If I move to France can I learn the language or am i too old? I would like to learn the language before i die.

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - June 16, 2010

Pronounciation

In lesson 1:10 the lady says " Y a-t-il des fleurs dans votre jardin? " But I hear "Il y-a-t-il" Is my hearing failing or am I right? Don

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - June 15, 2010

Problem Loading Page

The Rocket French page freezes when I click on my course material; I've tried 3 different browsers. Is this a problem on my end or with the site? Thank you.

3 replies - Last post by Flux - May 10, 2010

What do you want?

Hi all, how is your French learning coming along? Are there any particular topics that you would like to learn about? We want to give you even more Rocket French and therefore we would like to know: What do you want? Here are some suggestions that ...

18 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 6, 2010

Prolem with 6.5 thru 6.8

When I select any of these 4 lessons I am sent to a screen that says "The Website cannot Display the Page" This is an HTTP 500 error. I do not have this problem with any other lesson. I've tried ones in Chapter 7 and others in Chapter 6.1 thr...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 6, 2010

Megaverbs additions

Hi all, I've been using your software for about a year now, and after the initial learning curve of grammar, etc., the most useful game by far has been Megaverbs. It's wonderful in both content and design. I'm wondering if this game could somehow be exte...

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 6, 2010

1.3 ou 1.4

The section on being out of breath and desiring a cold drink with ice, is it 1.3, or 1.4. Paul insists it is 1.3, but it is marked 1.4. Tu veux un cafe au lait ou un cafe avec sucre?

2 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 5, 2010

Problem downloading lesson mp3's

Hello, I signed up for the onlne version of Rocket French and can't seem to download the mp3 files correctly. I really need to listed to the french sections over and over, so the mp3 is necessary for me to learn. Every time I try to download I get fr...

6 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 5, 2010

Downloading Mega material.

Salut, Im trying to download the Mega materials, but get a server not available error in both Firefox, and Internet Explorer.Any help appreciated. greyscale

12 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 5, 2010

Un autre downloading problem

Bonjour, I have excitedly just received my 3rd level platinum course! But, can't make it work? The last 2 levels were very easy to get onto MP3 but not this time. I right click Download Audio and then click 'Enregister la cible du lien sous' as i have don...

2 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - May 5, 2010

Lessons completion history discrepancies

Salut Marie et comment çava? I came back online today to my lessons and found the following problems/discrepancies: (a) In the course lounge, the system says that the lesson that was completed at my last visit was 1.4. Today I came in to redo Lesson 6 b...

2 replies - Last post by jmoi - April 16, 2010

MP3 Player

Hi there, can I listen to the audio lessons on my MP3 Player? I go running a lot and would love to be able to practice my French at the same time. I think it said somewhere that it is possible, but how do you do it? :oops:

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - April 15, 2010

Quiz # 19 "All about food"

Re. 19.1.1 & !9.2.1 When I clicked on to listen to the audio it said "File not found"? After I had answered all the questions it would not let me "Submit" to get my result. Thunder.

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - March 29, 2010

Lesson 21.2 French Etiquette fails to load

I tried to download lesson 21.2 French Etiquette (of the Rocket French Platinum Course) but the download stops at about 87%. Then I tried listening to it on the my course page and it again fails to load completely. It plays until the 29 minute, 20 secon...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - March 29, 2010

Audio Features

Bonjour, I would like to suggest adding fast forward and rewind buttons to the audio player. Merci, Flux

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - March 29, 2010

No help so I want my money back.

I bought the entire series on 2/11/10. (ETW626T2)I was excited because I loved the free lessons. But I cannot access the audio or the lessons. The Help department sent me one computerized email to change my browser settings. They have not answered an emai...

3 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - February 25, 2010

Brocken Site: Rocket French Premium Plus

Hello, Please note that your RF Premium Plus Site is BROCKEN. I will give you guys 24 hours then I will ask for my money back. I took this week off from work to improve my French for an exam and it looks like you are playing jokes with your customers. Ho...

1 reply - Last post by eze2learn - February 24, 2010

the valentine special

how do I order the Valentine special... could not find the link

5 replies - Last post by GammaT - February 18, 2010

Excellent course.

[color=#0000BF:3tj2x3gl]Bonjoir, I have recently purchased the download version of Rocket French and I would like to say how impressed I am with the entire package. I had been trying to learn French using another course, but it had nowhere near the amount...

6 replies - Last post by France2388 - February 16, 2010

Problem with section 1.10 Quantities!!!

Hi, Please Help ASAP!!! The page that contains the "section 1.10 Quantities" does not work. That is: 1. After the page is brought on my laptop (it takes about 3 minutes with my high-speed connection) it cannot be used. When I click on an Aud...

4 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 27, 2010

saying the year in French

Salut tout le monde, just wondering how the French are saying 2010. are they saying Deux mille dix, or vingt- dix or am I all wrong on both accounts. any help is appreciated. When I get up in the morning I always try to say what day it is and the date and...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 27, 2010

need marie claire's help

I have still not gotten an answer as to how the french are saying this new year 2010, how do you pronounce it? We say here in the usa twenty ten, I haven't heard anyone using two thousand ten, how do you say it marie claire? thanks , gary wages

2 replies - Last post by gary robert - January 27, 2010

Order Contents

Hello Rocket French team, I have just ordered the Rocket French Premium and I'd like to know where I can access the software that was listed as a special offer (buy in the next 24 hours) on the order page. "You have the opportunity to get 10 French ...

2 replies - Last post by IgorBe - January 23, 2010

Bugs (problems) with RF

Hi, I've just got the RF Prem. on-line package three days ago. Here are the annoying problems I found up to now that need fixing ASAP: 1. The "Notes" tab does not remember the info typed in... Here is how to reproduce it: select a lesson (i.e...

5 replies - Last post by Jose1 - January 23, 2010

Newsletters

Marie-Claire I have previously left a post on this question.....can you please tell me where or how I access the newsletters that have been referenced in some posts. Thank you, MJ

6 replies - Last post by MJ - January 22, 2010

Platinum course.

Dear Marie-Claire et al, Sorry to ask this again but i am still unsure. The platinum course that is now advertised when you enter the opening learning lounge, is this the course with Eric and Anne, or is this the next level? It reads differently in the w...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 21, 2010

Maximizing my potential learning.

Bonjour tout le monde, OK so I now live in Paris, France, I have been here for 3 months. I started using your program (which I love by the way) about 5 weeks ago I think. I should be further through but as you know things happen that are unavoidable. I j...

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 21, 2010

Completed lessons not reflected in the log

Hi, Over the last couple of days, I completed Lesson Nos. 2.1 thru 2.4 including the quizzes. For some reason, the completed activities were not recorded in the log. Can you tell me what I must do to have the activities properly logged? Thank you. Joe

5 replies - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 21, 2010

More Rocket Languages

Hi, I not sure if anyone will know this, but are there going to be more Rocket languages? I love Rocket French, but I've been wanting to learn Russian as well and I really like the Rocket Languages' method of learning.

1 reply - Last post by Marie-Claire-Riviere - January 21, 2010

Pronounce "R" in French

Hi...I am absolutely new to French...just started the first lesson today. I am facing trouble pronouncing the 'R' in French in words like Merci. I can't seem to get the 'ch' sound in conjunction with the 'R'. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to get...

3 replies - Last post by ErikII - January 14, 2010

Salut everyone- Greetings

Salut everyone. I am just a beginner who has just joined in. I don't know any french at all and like you i hope i will get the gist of it. Since i am new, i am trying to work out how to post a message- i hope this will get through. By the way Merry Christ...

4 replies - Last post by eshahollari1981 - January 11, 2010

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