German Feedback and Comments

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Errors in Test Modules Quiz scores not added to total score

The test modules numbers 3 and 4 in the Premium Course (First Level) are broken.  Even if one correctly answers all correctly, zero points are reported  for that sub-section 4 of the test so that the maximum score one can achieve even with a perfect test ...

9 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - July 25, 2016

Adding a "finished" recording button to the recordings would be greatly helpful.

I really enjoy having the recording option under the sentences in the blue blue boxes, however, they can really slow one down as one waits for auto end of recording  sensor to kick in.  It would be really easy and useful to add a button we could click whe...

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - July 19, 2016

Module One Test

I've taken this test three times now.  I've not missed one in any section but for some reason the quiz section is giving me 20% with an 80% total.  What am I doing wrong?  How can I fix this?

2 replies - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - July 18, 2016

general

Does rocket languages work with chromium browser under linux?

1 reply - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - July 14, 2016

points not being posted

For the second time, Why are my point for a day not being posted. It might not mean anything to you but it does to me because a friend and myself have a challenge against each other scores each time we study. This program started out really good, but now ...

1 reply - Last post by Margaret-RocketLanguages - July 13, 2016

P[int not being posted

For the second time, Why are my point for a day not being posted. It might not mean anything to you but it does to me because a friend and myself have a challenge against each other scores each time we study. This program started out really good, but now ...

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - June 20, 2016

download pdf lessons in one click

Is there a way to download the pdf lessons in one click?

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages - May 10, 2016

My computer is stuck in Module 9.4 Rocket German

Hello, My computer is stuck in Module 9.4 Rocket German.  Although I have paid for Level 3 Platinum and a while ago I was doing the lessons in that \level.--lately, the only module I can get is 9.4.  I went to search but it didn't help me.  Can you help m...

1 reply - Last post by Fred-C14 - May 10, 2016

I can't do audio tests with 2.5 Occupation

I really don't understand how to answer these audio questions.. e.g. der Kellner (m) / die Kellnerin (f) If I only say one of those, I get 25% If I say both, it registers my voice as saying der Kellner die Kellnerin but only gives me 50%.. Seems like a b...

2 replies - Last post by errant-italian-knight - April 19, 2016

Issue with "Write it" review

I'm currently working through Level 1 Module 2. Of recent (last several days) - the "Write it" testing isn't keeping up. There will be a phrase to which you must write the answer - but when you hit the reveal, it's will show the answer from the previous o...

1 reply - Last post by Fred-C14 - April 18, 2016

Megavocab game

Are the Megavocab, etc..., games still available? I can't seem to find them anywhere with the new version.  I used them alot when I purchased Rocket Spanish back in 2009.

1 reply - Last post by Robert-C7 - March 14, 2016

Won't let me type the letter "r" in notes

Hi guys, I've noticed something very strange. When I go to write something in notes down the bottom area it will not let me type in the letter "r" for some reason. Everywhere else is fine but not in the notes section. Have you come up with this before? B...

2 replies - Last post by Grant-K1 - March 2, 2016

Telling Time Record record

When I record hours above 12 (Es ist vierzehn Uhr zwanzig) I'm translated as Es ist 14:20 Uhr and ratedas poor.  How can I fix this?

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

Points

Why doesn't the "My Badges" section keep up with my actual Point Total or daily Point Total.  It doesn't catch up until the next day or so.

1 reply - Last post by Fred-C14 - January 5, 2016

These german episodes for german learners has helped my german loads !

Hi gang qfarben has 7 funny episodes on youtube to help people learning german. There is a american guy living with germans etc It has helped me ! .Type in Learn german ( Deutsch Lernen) into youtube and you find them. Let me know how yous get on G...

2 replies - Last post by Grant-K1 - December 30, 2015

Love the new "Play It" feature!

I love the new "Play It" feature that was added! I'll be honest, I could never do the "role playing" exercises because I couldn't remember all the words. Now, with "Play It", I can gradually learn the responses more easily. Thanks, Rocket German!

7 replies - Last post by Grant-K1 - December 29, 2015

My Dashboard

I don't see "My Dashboard" anywhere. That is how I usually go to where I left off. Now I Have to go through the list of lessons and try to remember.

3 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - October 22, 2015

4.5 What I Want!

Several typos to report in a single phrase this lesson. Somebody was challenged with English when writing this. Maybe the entire article should be reviewed. The phrase below should say "(women's carnival night) women are allowed to cut off men's ties an...

3 replies - Last post by Marvin-W - August 28, 2015

The word Sie

I read somewhere that when the word Sie is used in a sentence and is refered to a woman, it is spelled with a small "s" instead of a capitalized one.  is this true or is it not.

2 replies - Last post by Paul-Weber - August 27, 2015

Printing All Lessons

Is there a way to print out all the lessons at once? Or download a single PDF of them all? Thanks!

1 reply - Last post by jason☺ - March 9, 2015

Ihr Hotel läuft gut.

Rocket Languages may want to contact that person that is publishing their course online. Found on the web: http://docs4.chomikuj.pl/1731338464,PL,0,0,7.1-Talking-About-Yours-or-Mine-Part-1_v1.01.pdf   I had originally posted a question here rega...

1 reply - Last post by Byron-K21 - February 24, 2015

What did Paul say before the Rocket Review 6.4 The First Date

Hello Everybody, Can't quite make out a little word that doesn't show up in the lesson. No big deal, but if somebody (or Paul himself) happened to catch it, I would love to write it down. http://members.rocketlanguages.com/lessons/51 6.4 The First Date...

2 replies - Last post by jason☺ - February 8, 2015

German articles (Nullartikel)

Hello, Should we use an article in this phrase: Wir kochen eine Suppe. We’re cooking soup. http://members.rocketlanguages.com/lessons/78 In English, this is normal to say without an article and if you compare with and without using Google it's a 4/1470 ...

4 replies - Last post by jason☺ - February 7, 2015

Which language to study next?

Has anyone gone on to learn another language after German? I am nearing the end of the 3rd Rocket German course and thinking about what I'd like to learn next. I will, of course, continue using German by reading books, listening to music, watching movie...

13 replies - Last post by jason☺ - January 25, 2015

Tongue Twisters

I was at my local German club in England and a few German people asked me if i knew this word. Streichholzschachtelcen. I just know they were winding me up because of their laughter. They said find out for next month. Anyone out there who can translate i...

4 replies - Last post by jason☺ - January 15, 2015

Recent German Activity has stopped.

I am presently a Rocket German student. However, my Rocket German Course has recently has been removed from any normal online access. Please advise.

1 reply - Last post by jason☺ - January 8, 2015

why i want to learn German...?

Hallo, meine Name ist Angela.. im 23 yrs old from the Philippines.. why i want to learn German? the first reason why i want to learn German because i am working as a food server in a restaurant which owned by a German guy..So almost all our customers ar...

15 replies - Last post by AbdulazizY - January 8, 2015

What happened to the badges page?

The My Badges tab is no longer visible ... what happened to it? It was so motivating to see where I stood with other German learners for the day, month, and all time. Please don't permanently do away with this! I've been trying so hard to get out of 19...

2 replies - Last post by bikeophile - December 12, 2014

Cannot Record Today

Began another German lesson today. I was in the "Testing" mode. When I got to a section of the testing that required feedback from me, I was unable to record. Yesterday all was fine. Using IE however tried Chrome to no avail. Once got a message to install...

1 reply - Last post by Robert-C7 - November 16, 2014

Listing of lessons completed

Is there a place where I can reference as to how many and which lessons I have completed so far. I have been doing them randomly so am not sure which I've done and which are not yet done. Thanks Marv.

3 replies - Last post by maha266 - November 10, 2014

Passed the A1 and A2 exams

I decided to take the A1 and A2 exams at the Goethe Institut to see how my German was progressing. I was pretty sure I would pass the A1 but wasn't sure about the A2. I'm happy to report that I passed both! I received a "Sehr gut" note for the A1 (betw...

2 replies - Last post by maha266 - November 10, 2014

Games not working anymore

Hallo alles! Ich habe ein Problem mit miener Spiele. Es funktioniert nicht mehr! :( Ich habe einen Mac-computer (OS X 10.9.1...Mavericks jetz). Is das der Grund warum es nicht funktioniert mehr? Danke!!! hello everybody! I have a problem with my "games"...

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - August 22, 2014

level 18 Phrase Game word "siebenundneunzigtausend"

Games: Phrase master block 5 for the word Maike will dieses Jahr " siebenundneunzigtausend" Euro verdienen. The word can't be dragged into the correct block; my geuss it to long. HELP! Maike wants to earn ninty- seven thousand euros this year.

1 reply - Last post by laura-rocket-tutor - August 21, 2014

Is there a higher level German course?

Is there a higher level German course?

7 replies - Last post by Byron-K21 - May 27, 2014

Scheduler Date is not correct local date.

The scheduler is a cool feature, but the date is apparently based on NZ time. At least it is not CDT which is my time zone. The scheduler says today is Thursday and it is still Wednesday here. Consequently, the daily points don't match up with the poin...

2 replies - Last post by Byron-K21 - April 5, 2014

Mega games not working on mavericks (Mac OS 10.9.2)

I think I already posted this before but my German games are not working on my operating system. They quit quitting and I cannot open them. I love the games cause they are great for learning tenses of verbs. Is any solution to this? I already uninstalled ...

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - April 3, 2014

Love the new "Play It" feature!

I love the new "Play It" feature that was added! I'll be honest, I could never do the "role playing" exercises because I couldn't remember all the words. Now, with "Play It", I can gradually learn the responses more easily. Thanks, Rocket German!

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - April 3, 2014

Is there a higher level German course?

Is there a higher level German course?

1 reply - Last post by Byron-K21 - March 23, 2014

do i have to do the written material

do i have to do the written material with each lesson?

1 reply - Last post by Byron-K21 - January 15, 2014

Tips And Tricks

Hi Everbody I am new to rocket German and loving it. I would like to know if listening to German tv , radio and music at such an early stage in my learning would help me. A friend told me i should be doing this first before i started Rocket German. This...

4 replies - Last post by Gary-W48 - January 12, 2014

Language and Culture lesson 1.6 Talking About People

The recordings for the German phrases go too fast for me to be able to clearly hear what she is saying. I haven't had a problem until now; it just seems like the recording is very fast. I want to make sure my pronunciation is as clear as possible.

2 replies - Last post by Gary-W48 - January 10, 2014

Theme Music

Hallo Paul, Ich liebe Rocket deutschen! Ich trage es auf meinem iPod und hören während der Fahrt. Ich bin gekommen, um das Thema Musik wirklich zu genießen. Können Sie mir sagen, was es ist? Vielen Dank! Ich freue mich auf die Fertigstellung meiner Ebene ...

1 reply - Last post by Paul-Weber - January 7, 2014

Ich habe eine deutsche Frau getroffen...

"...und ich habe sie gern?" oder, "...und ich sie gern habe?" Es ist wahr daß ich habe sie getroffen, aber wie sage ich daß ich sie mögen?

2 replies - Last post by Richard-M122 - December 23, 2013

Why does the page return to the top when I save a vocab?

Every time I enter a word into my vocab and save it, the page returns to the top even if I was at the middle or bottom of the page. Why does it do this, and can it be fixed?

7 replies - Last post by Kat21 - December 11, 2013

Android App

I would like to ask when your platform of Android app will be updated for 2014 features. Also I have some problems in the usability of your app, is not being very helpfull as I want to. (E.g. when I record and rate lessons, I have to do log out and then l...

0 replies - Last post by Renan-S - December 10, 2013

Easy books

Can anyone recommend some very elementary books in German? I'm looking for something that might be easy enough for an 8 or 9 year old with simple sentences. If it were a Kindle book, that would be even better.

7 replies - Last post by MaeLynn - November 16, 2013

I love the new written portion of the course!

Good job on the new written portion of the course! It really does add a lot to my German learning to not only hear, speak and read, but also to write in German! (I don't know enough yet to write this in German, though ... working on that!)

3 replies - Last post by Byron-K21 - October 5, 2013

German speakers

Right when I think I can listen to German TV or radio I get a reality check....Why is it that German speakers seem to not take breaks between words? Really, when I listen all I hear is one very long word broken up by an occasional UND. I know some spanis...

15 replies - Last post by MaeLynn - October 4, 2013

Dashboard Updates not working

They were working for me previously, but I just completed the quiz and tests in 22.1 and nothing is being recorded in the dashboard although it is recorded in the test tab.

0 replies - Last post by Byron-K21 - October 3, 2013

Language & Culture Lessons Speaker is an absolute disaster

I have said it already once, but the lady on Language & Culture Lessons section is a disaster. She should not be used as a speaker to help student learn German! She is too difficult to unsderstand. She swallows half of the words. She is a bad choice...

7 replies - Last post by Kathleen-H21 - October 3, 2013

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