Spanish - Feedback and Comments

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Hear it say it

I am on my first lesson and I am at the Hear it say it section.  I did the first one, and it is not moving on to the next word.  at the top it says 0/14.  After I reveal my answer, it doesn't seem to give me an option to move on to the next word.  

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Jul 10, 2018

Problem with Numbers in Spanish Level 2

I’m not sure if this is happening to everyone, but when I use the app to complete “Hear it,” “Write it,” or “Know it” exercises that contain numbers there is a major issue with the programming. For instance, if the statement says something like, “en el año 1570...” and I...

2 replies - Last post by Steven-W15 -
Jun 24, 2018

Daily Points Feedback/Comment

As much as I love this program, perhaps the most time consuming part is actually listening to the audio lessons. Don’t get me wrong, this is the most valuable portion of the Rocket Spanish program precisely because it tests students on comprehension and the application of their knowledge,...

1 reply - Last post by the-hefay -
Jun 23, 2018

Getting back in

For years I have been starting and stopping this course.  When I stop I forget what I previously learned.  This time I am serious about it and want to get started again. I am not sure how to do that.  I would like to have my points deleted so that I can have a fresh start.  Where do I go to...

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
May 22, 2018

Spanish Novice, Spanish Learner Badges

I got 2 badges today while I was studying--one at 500 points, and one at 1000 points--as if I was a brand new Rocket Spanish student.   I know it's a system glitch that will be fixed, but...it's kind of fun, too.   You should give more badges.  Say, monthly badges to recognize streaks, or...

5 replies - Last post by Steven-W15 -
May 20, 2018

Demoted to Spanish novice

I have 115609 points and was a gold star master but suddenly I am a novice. What happened?

4 replies - Last post by yademas -
May 18, 2018

Dónde está: Non-vocabulary information from interactive lessons

I’ve been looking for the non-vocabulary information from the interactive lessons and can’t find it. Does it exist somewhere or only in the audio? I’m looking for the information Amy gives;  why do you certain things, how it works or various other information.  It would be very useful...

4 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
May 14, 2018

Feedback

Anyone else finding it difficult to get through the 300 commonly used words?  Feels like parrot learning particularly when I don't understand the various verb conjugations.  Hope this will become clearer as I progress.

6 replies - Last post by RebeccaA18 -
May 10, 2018

The Flashcards

I love the flashcards that come with this course. However, I think it would be much more helpful if the flashcards corresponded with the audio lessons. For example, the flashcards would be broken up into section. The third page of flashcards that went with section 1-3 would have words like...

5 replies - Last post by Ramsey-P -
May 9, 2018

Problem in the Travelogue, lesson 8.4 A New Itinerary - Part 2

Just a few lines into the dialogue, María responds, "Pff!" to one of Miguel's comments.   When you go to "Practice this Conversation" and then "Play as Maria" part of the lesson, there is no option to record this "Pff!" sound, and the lesson freezes there, and you are unable to finish...

1 reply - Last post by Ramsey-P -
May 7, 2018

Flashcards

how do i ad flashcards to the list I have started?

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Apr 23, 2018

Beginners Blog

According to the programmers, we are to blog, sharing our thoughts and lending support to each other.  As a new learner, I wanted to start a current thread for this purpose.  I wanted to share some learning techniques with you. I have started every lesson by first, scrolling down to the...

14 replies - Last post by Dan-H24 -
Apr 19, 2018

upgrade

Where do I download the new upgrade.

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Apr 3, 2018

Lesson progression

I have recently started rocket Spanish and am currently at module 4 of Premium Level 1.  I previously knew quite a bit of Spanish, but am very out of practice and wanted to shape up before my trip to Bolivia at the end of the year.  I wanted to know how people generally progressed through the...

5 replies - Last post by the-hefay -
Mar 16, 2018

survival kit lessons

In the survival kit section section there was a book that you could download and it had a lot of useful lessons and material available. Since this most recent change I can no longer find it. Is it just something that was dropped, and if so, why?

3 replies - Last post by the-hefay -
Mar 14, 2018

Conocer vs Saber

Yes. I've been to France, England, and Germany. Sí. Conozco Francia, Inglaterra, y Alemania. If I changed the conocer to saber, can I still use it with a different meaning like I know of France, England and Germany without ever going there? Sí. Yo se (with accent in e) Francia, Inglaterra,...

6 replies - Last post by the-hefay -
Mar 7, 2018

¿Correcto o no?

En la lección 18.2 hay esta frase:   Tampoco me gusta turbulencia. No me da mareo, pero me da miedo. I don't like turbulence either. It doesn't make me sick, but it does scare me. ¿No debería ser "Tampoco no me gusta turbulencia"? Y si no, ¿por qué? Gracias, Dan

5 replies - Last post by Steven-W15 -
Feb 19, 2018

Mobile app use synced?

I worked on the iphone mobile app yesterday but my account doesn't show the progress I made. How do I avoid having to do it over?

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Jan 18, 2018

SPANISH KEYBOARD

Hi new to this but how do I get the accents over the vowels from the Spanish keyboard?

3 replies - Last post by DeniseM14 -
Jan 8, 2018

Downloading lessons

Hi there i understand I can download the lessons on to my iPad so I can listen to them when I don’t have internet access. I however can’t work out actually how to do this. When I click on the download option is starts playing the lesson and looks like it is downloading at the same speed . So...

2 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages -
Jan 4, 2018

Conjugation

In rocket Spanish 2018, where can I go to look up the conjugation of a verb?

5 replies - Last post by rizhaider -
Dec 27, 2017

Learning Order

I have purchased all three levels and was wondering the best order to complete these. Should I do all of the audios first, then language & culture? Or should I do module 1 audio and  then module 1 language and culture and continue like that.  No where on the site do I see a suggested order of...

2 replies - Last post by Dan-H24 -
Nov 9, 2017

translate options

Is there any place in the program for you to do an english to Spanish translation or vice versa, kind of like google translation?

2 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Nov 6, 2017

Premium Plus: Level 2

I have finished Premium: Level 1 of the Rocket Spanish course and have now started with the next level, Premium Plus: Level 2. I was wondering whether any of you, who have already done this level, found it to be a lot more challenging than the first level? I find that the sentences are a lot...

4 replies - Last post by yademas -
Oct 31, 2017

where are the flashcards?

Where have the flashcards gone?

2 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Oct 25, 2017

Recommendations - My flashcards - optimal repetitions

I have used a supermemo some years ago to learn en English. It provided very good tools to remember as much words with at least repetition cycle.  I liked this idea very much as it helped me to learn a lot of words and I did not need to repeat them all the time - only those words where I did...

4 replies - Last post by Dan-H24 -
Oct 23, 2017

Option to turn off voice recognition?

I didn't see the option to turn off voice recognition this morning. Has there been a change?  

0 replies - Last post by Steven-W15 -
Oct 14, 2017

Steps description art confusing in Testing / Write ıt

Hola ı enjoy your app very much and addicted already... i spotted one issue and need to inform you.  In testing section , write it , when you touch " i " to get information how to do, to rate my input , i have to input and speak and after listening it rates me. However according to your...

3 replies - Last post by Brittany--107 -
Sep 26, 2017

Leader board request

I really enjoy the leader board and seeing how my study habits compare to others and sometimes I find myself studying a little longer than I want jut to put me in a better location.  However when I look at my rankings on the leader board it is comparing me with all languages.  While it is...

2 replies - Last post by Rodney-J -
Aug 27, 2017

Your badges are all messed up

I keep getting new badges...the most recent being "Spanish Apprentice" when I passed 1,000 points in today's studies.   I have 198,525 total points.   They system seems to be rewarding badges by daily point totals, and not on grand totals.   The same was happening yesterday.  

3 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Aug 3, 2017

Module tests on Ipad

I am trying to take the module tests for Spanish. I can't find them in the app and when I use Chrome on my Ipad it doesn't seem to work properly. In the first Module it looks like I had to grade myself when speaking, that seems strange when in the lessons the program does, but that got me going...

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Jul 19, 2017

Spanish Travelogues

If I am a beginner, what is the best way to incorporate these? Do I wait?

3 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Jul 7, 2017

300 most common spanish words lesson gone?

In the survival kit section there was a section called the 300 most common spanish words. That section isn't showing up for me anymore. Did they get rid of it??

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Jul 4, 2017

Leccion 15.2 La Piñata -- "Esperamos que no lo hayan encontrado muy difícil."

yademas: It is not just you. Alejandra does speak faster, and in my opinion, she sometimes runs her words together so that I cannot sort them out. But, we are in the advanced course,  so we should expect to be challenged at a higher level. It is also more like listening to native speakers...

0 replies - Last post by Dan-H24 -
Jul 4, 2017

Premium Plus: Level 2 . "Play it" logic

I  recently started the work  with the second part of RocketSpanish. (Premium Plus: Level 2)   Even from the start, Lesson 9.1,  I had an unpleasant surprise with the test 5,  “Play it”. For most of this dialog , even if  my reply contains some wrong words  and/or is  badly...

3 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Jul 4, 2017

Order of lessons

Hola! In "interactive audio lessons" 1.7 "Traveling on schedule", they refer to the beginner's book 1.7 on how to tell the time. This book is from what I can understand from other topics, gone, or in some other lesson that I do not have access to.   This got me thinking - Should I get it?...

5 replies - Last post by richardsian -
Jun 20, 2017

Suggestion for a Forum Thread en Español

Buenas Tardes, I'd like to see a thread started on this forum where you have to post your messages en español. If you are like me, you need to be "pushed" to actually try writing in Spanish. A thread that required only spanish language posts .. no matter how mangled (!) could...

13 replies - Last post by jolietil -
Jun 14, 2017

Beginners Book. PLEASE HELP

The beginners book introduction says " this book is filled with fun animation.... and a complete audio recording of the entire book so that you can listen as you follow along!" .. I do not see a button or anything that indicates any way of hearing audio. Does anybody know what it is referring...

10 replies - Last post by richardsian -
Jun 11, 2017

Messing functions in the app

- can the test be made available in the app? - is it possible to save flashcards in a single folder in the app to easily practice vocabulary? - I am going to travel and would like to practice the course offline on my iPad. Can I do this, and if so, how?

4 replies - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
May 25, 2017

No record button in Chrome on iPad

I recently bought a wireless headset (Bose QC35) and tried using it with Rocket Spanish running on Chrome on my iPad. Unfortunately it doesn't show any record buttons in the lessons. Any ideas?

2 replies - Last post by Phédre nó Delaunay de Montréve -
May 25, 2017

Rocket Record Difficulty setting and Microphone Issues feedback

I have my Rocket Record Difficulty set at "Hard", and I use an inexpensive headset (Microsoft brand) that I bought on Amazon for $18.   All in all, it works fairly well, BUT...there are some phrases and letters that seem to be very difficult sounds and letters for the microphones to pick up...

3 replies - Last post by Steven-W15 -
May 24, 2017

Improvements for custom Flashcards

I think the custom flashcards need some improvement here are three things I would like to be added.                               #1 I would like it if flashcards entered by manuel entry had sound.                                                      ...

0 replies - Last post by jolietil -
May 5, 2017

The post whose title is "?"

I see a post whose title is "?" but when I click on it, it just refreshes this forum.

5 replies - Last post by KelllaurBailar -
Mar 29, 2017

help can not find games in my download!!

Hi there I just downloaded your course last night and I can not get in the games. After iI down loaded them onto a "zip" I tried to open them but only get a lot of steps and end up opening then I “extracted” them but I’m just getting a bunch of files to open that show pictures and nothing...

5 replies - Last post by Robert-C7 -
Mar 29, 2017

rocket fuel

why are the rocket fuel emails to me on level one. i finished all three up to platinum.?

7 replies - Last post by jason-oxenham-ceo -
Mar 25, 2017

Who has completed Rocket Spanish Platinum: Level 3?

Who has completed Rocket Spanish Platinum: Level 3?  What was your experience? Are you fluent and/or conversational in Spanish now?

4 replies - Last post by Phédre nó Delaunay de Montréve -
Mar 25, 2017

where do we see our badges/

Where do we see our badges?  

7 replies - Last post by the-hefay -
Mar 19, 2017

Rocket Spanish Module 18 Test Unresponsive

Hi-just wanted to let the Rocket Languages folks know that I'm having trouble with the Module 18 Test responding. I started the test, play the sound byte, recorded myself, and got an automatic rating just fine, but when I click on my rating the test did not respond or proceed. Thanks in advance...

4 replies - Last post by KelllaurBailar -
Mar 8, 2017

reset progress

I was wondering if there is a way of resetting progress? I started the German course a few years ago and wanted to begin again. Is there a way of resetting what I did a few years ago? Thanks!

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Feb 28, 2017

Leaderboard Badge not Updating

I have noticed that despite the fact that my points are climbing, my badge in the leaderboard view does not update as I pass through the badge categories. Can anyone help with this?

1 reply - Last post by marieg-rocket languages -
Feb 28, 2017

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