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How does recording work?

Hey,I just started Rocket French but I'm a little confused on the “Hear it! Say it!” part. Everytime I record myself saying it nothing happens after. Am I doing something wrong? Can someone please explain how that works?Also, is there a guide or overview ...

7 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - November 29, 2022

Just Got 10,000 points in Rocket Spanish!

I just got 10,000 points in Rocket Spanish!

2 replies - Last post by Maxie - November 5, 2022

Languages available

Hi,Does anyone know if one can study more than one language for the same price?

2 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - November 2, 2022

saving vocabulary words

I have tried every kind of click and double click on my laptop but cannot safe words to “saved Vocab”, can anyone help?

6 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - October 20, 2022

Hola everyone

I am going to learn spanish so I can talk to the people I meet at my job traveling around the country.

0 replies - Last post by ReverseFlash - September 9, 2022

Dark mode?

Will there be, or is there a dark mode for Rocket Languages? Staring a mostly white screen while practising my French is very straining. Thanks!

6 replies - Last post by FuerittaM - September 7, 2022

How to reset progress

Is there a way to reset the learning progress for a language course?  I'm using Safari on macOS.  TIA!

3 replies - Last post by Luis-O8 - August 17, 2022

Hello Everyone

Hi everyone.  Today is my first day with Rocket Spanish.  I am so excited to learn.  I grew up in Panama Canal Zone and knew a lot of Spanish but lost it all when I moved to the United States when I was a teenager.  I want to learn to speak fluent again. ...

1 reply - Last post by Jacqueline759 - August 14, 2022

Point Cheaters

THIS IS TO MUCH! THESE POINT SCORES?!?!?!??!? fix it please 1st Ron-Antibes1,371 days9,446,6122nd nóng fū52 days5,683,2043rd marytesic0 days3,973,3154th Joe-C4853 days3,738,3945th Phil-L540 days2,996,5936th Sū shān0 days2,966,2697th DanielM112145 days2,68...

16 replies - Last post by Maxie - July 29, 2022

Is there an Overview and/or Introduction for new users of Rocket? How best to organize one's studies?

Hi, I'm just starting with Rocket Spanish.Is there an Overview and/or Introduction for new users of Rocket? … something like “Getting Started”? I'd really appreciated seeing all the Rocket components shown, along with an explanation of what they do, and a...

2 replies - Last post by CLR - July 20, 2022

Recommended daily activity in Rocket

Hello, I am new here and would like to ask a few questions. Sorry if this has been answered before, but I have looked all over the site and youtube but did not find any answers. It is pertaining to the best way to study in this site. 1. Do you do the audi...

4 replies - Last post by Scott_C - July 14, 2022

How to Print a Lesson Transcript

The instructions to print from the audio lesson does not work.  I right clicked on the download button but the drop down menu does not have “print” is there any other way I can get this information without having to sit through a whole audio that I can't ...

27 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - July 13, 2022

FANS OF WARRIOR CATS COME ON IN HERE

WELL WELL! Seems that you are not a mousebrain and instead, you are a fully pledged warrior! May StarClan guide your path! Nice'ta meet you! Im AshFang, and I'm in ShadowClan. My favorite warrior from the original series is BlueStar.

0 replies - Last post by AshFang - July 2, 2022

How do I add words to "Save Vocab?"

I've read the blurb that says double click and then a pop up choice to save….but nothing happens when I double click. Am I suppose to double click in the audio conversation??thanks

6 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - May 12, 2022

Course Navigation

Rocket French is really helping me grasp the French language from scratch. Anyone know how or where we can write a review, or is this it, on the conversation pages? Helen

105 replies - Last post by Helen-R12 - April 29, 2022

Spanish

hiCan anyone tell me if the Spanish version on Rocket is South American/ Mexican or European Spanish. I know that Portuguese from Europe is quite different to Portuguese from Brazil.ThanksSebongela

5 replies - Last post by Maxie - April 26, 2022

Problems logging in

Hi. I was speaking to someone about difficulties logging in and the conversation has disappeared. I can't seem to login anymore. My email addresses are [redacted] and [redacted]. Please advise. Thank you Becky

1 reply - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - April 11, 2022

no playback button accessing via iphone

My power was off for a bit so I thought I'd try using the platform via my iphone for the first time. I was accessing the website using Safari, not the app. There was no playback button to replay what I recorded. Is this normal? It was hearing me and givin...

9 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - March 29, 2022

Points and Exhaustion

I see many people who consistently do 3,000 to 5,000 points a day and wonder how they do it. Then I've recently seen people doing 15,000 or more a day. That has to be something like 2,000 per hour. How on earth do you do it? What are your strategies? I ca...

5 replies - Last post by Maxie - March 29, 2022

Subscribtion

Hello, How to suspend/cancel subscribtion and come back after a few months(after the crisis ends)

4 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - February 10, 2022

Introducing myself as a new learner

My name is Helen and I thought I'd say ‘Hi’ to everyone learning the French language through Rocket French too. I'm enjoying the bite-size lessons though find the pronunications tricky and remembering spelling a bit of a challenge but it's nice when we ge...

9 replies - Last post by RobertC106 - December 29, 2021

Need Participants for Research Project

Hello everyone. I am looking for language learners to participate in a research project for graduate school. Please let me know if you are interested. It does not matter what language(s) you are learning or if you are fluent. I can offer a gift card as in...

5 replies - Last post by Jennifer-L12 - October 13, 2021

Remove trial history

When I first started this, I looked at the pictures on the sidebar for the  other languages I do not own. I did not realize that this was callled a “trial lesson” I did nothing but open it up. Now, about half of the languages are blue, and are in the tria...

5 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - August 6, 2021

Learning German

Guten Tag Ich heisse Sharon und ich lerne Deutsch. Currently I am also learning Italian, have just about finished level one and started level two.I have a new German pen pal, she luckily for me writes English well, but I would like to be able to communica...

0 replies - Last post by Maxie - May 31, 2021

Headphones

Hi,What headset do you recommend for Rocket Languages? I have a Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000 and it doesn't seem to do a very good job of recording my voice. When I play it back, it's either low volume or I don't hear my voice at all.

5 replies - Last post by Peter--252 - May 3, 2021

Reviewing previous material

What is the best way of reviewing previous material?  I keep chugging through the lessons but I'm worried I'm forgetting material from previous lessons.  Any suggestions?

5 replies - Last post by DebinCda - April 14, 2021

Flashcards formatting

When creating a custom flashcard set, is there any way to format or highlight specific words, e.g. set them to bold or italic?

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - March 18, 2021

How long does a course take?

I'm wondering how long it will take to complete my course in Rocket Spanish, and if starting Rocket French in a couple of years would be too much for me. (I'm learning Latin as well.)

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - March 18, 2021

is tagalog available?

Tagalog available?

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - March 18, 2021

Nordic languages

Can the developers tell me if they are thinking of adding any Nordic languages to the program, as am keen to start learning Swedish or Danish.

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - March 18, 2021

French travelogues

I just paid for the French 1-3 valentines day sell and under level 3 there is a section that is called travelogues , but says it is only a trial and do not have access to most of it,  that is not included in the all level lifetime access ?

3 replies - Last post by RobertC106 - February 15, 2021

MacOS and Safari - speech recognition?

I am using a 2019 MacBook Pro and Safari 14.0.2 for Rocket French. I would rather not use Chrome.I continue to receive the error:  “Whoops! We were unable to transcribe your recording. Please try again.”Is there a special setting?Thanks,Kirk

10 replies - Last post by RobertC106 - February 3, 2021

Badge Levels

Where can I find the badge levels and what do they mean?

2 replies - Last post by lspaur96 - February 2, 2021

Hola/Hello

Hello!  My name is Amarissa and I am a chicana (Mexican-American) in my 20's living in the U.S.  My father is from the Mexican state of Jalisco and while we do have some family in the United States, a majority of them are back in Mexico.  Family is a huge...

1 reply - Last post by Steven-W15 - January 15, 2021

Travelogues

Are the Rocket Languages travelogues meant to be completed once you finish 1 through 3?

4 replies - Last post by JamesG45 - January 14, 2021

screen view

Hi,I have accidentally changed the screen view and now everything is large on the screen with no sidebar - how do I change it back?!

1 reply - Last post by akashamitra - January 13, 2021

annoying pop up

Using Windows 10 and Firefox, I have been experiencing an annoying pop up, "You're missing out on some great features!". This pop up has buttons for "Not Right Now | Dismiss forever", but neither work.  Besides being annoying, this pop up eats up valuable...

3 replies - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - January 11, 2021

Hallo zusammen!!

Hello, everybody!!  I am from Utah (die Vereinigten Staaten) and have been re-learning German for about a year or so.  I took 4 years of German in college, many, many years ago.  The only thing I remember from all that is "Ich wasche mich die Hände"--actu...

1 reply - Last post by Larry857 - December 14, 2020

What to do about the point cheaters

This is getting ridiculous and it is beyond a joke, it is childish, beyond stupid and only setting back the people doing it. POINTS CHEATERS We see the same names every day with BS amounts of points that no normal human being could possibly accumulate i...

23 replies - Last post by EarleyGrave - November 19, 2020

Price

Am considering the Japanese (against my better judgement I may add) find it all a bit daunting. Does Rocket offer any specials when you purchase a second language, as am doing the Italian.

1 reply - Last post by EarleyGrave - November 11, 2020

Des Français dans le coin ?

Y a-t-il d'autres Français que moi qui utilisent cette méthode pour apprendre le japonais ici ? :)

0 replies - Last post by GregV84 - October 23, 2020

Length of audio lessons

What length do others find most ideal for the audio lessons? I've always found 30 minutes to be too long and now with everyone home thanks to travel restrictions I feel like I'm lucky if five minutes goes by uninterrupted. I wish the audio lessons were e...

2 replies - Last post by Jo Maynard - October 12, 2020

Microsoft Edge

Has anyone managed to get the latest version of Microsoft Edge (Version 83.0.478.54) to record and give feed-back on voice recordings? As it is based on Chromium (same as Chrome) I assumed it would. For reasons of privacy I try to be as Google-free as pos...

1 reply - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo - September 22, 2020

Progression - Russian

I am new to learning Russian.  Should I master each section before moving forward or is there benefit to moving forward once you complete a particular section?  Meaning, should I be 100% comfortable with/master section 1.0 before I move on to section 1.1?...

1 reply - Last post by ChrisM108 - September 8, 2020

Custom Flash Cards Sound

Is it possible to add sound to custom flash card sets?

6 replies - Last post by megn8r - July 27, 2020

Networking issue?

Hello! For the last two days when I've tried to use the speech software, I've gotten this error: Whoops! Looks like there is a networking issue in obtaining speech recognition results. Please try again later. Anyone else? If it matters, I'm working thr...

2 replies - Last post by Dawn707 - June 18, 2020

Navigation convenience reminder

With the new user format it can be a pain to scroll up/down to the top/bottom. With a Mac try these:  option up/down arrow         cmmd up/down arrow

1 reply - Last post by TravisB13 - May 28, 2020

Language leaning with Netflix

I posted this on the German forum, but I realise it may be useful for other languages too if Netflix has content in those languages. I have come across a chrome extension which works with Netflix. Amongst other things it allows you to see both German and...

1 reply - Last post by ClaudiaR-sc5G - May 23, 2020

Starting out

Bonjour,  I am just starting my journey with Rocket French. I have some basics from my time at school so I started with level 1, module 5 (wine and cheese!).  My question is: how many of the functions after the lesson are worth doing? and, when do you r...

2 replies - Last post by DeborahM35 - April 12, 2020

Is there a way to know who the current "☆Tutor" is on the forum?

I've noticed some older posts where the members have blue badges labeling them as "☆Tutor", however some of those posts are years old. Is there a way to view who the current "☆Tutor" is on the forum? (I'm asking specifically about Japanese, but this could...

4 replies - Last post by teacup - March 22, 2020

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