Spanish - 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 Spanish teachers and learners by posting a new conversation.

Improvement to "Write It" test

This morning I was pleasantly surprised when I did the "Write It" test in my current lesson and found that the rating system has been modified to suggest a rating but allows me to select a different rating. Sometimes I am more disappointed in my performan...

2 replies - Last post by laura-rocket-tutor - July 10, 2014

No points for using Rocket Record in an audio lesson?

This morning I studied audio lesson 10.4. For the first time in the year that I have been studying Rocket Spanish, I used Rocket Record with each of the phrases, but when I was finished My Dashboard had not awarded me any points for this effort. As I sai...

5 replies - Last post by laura-rocket-tutor - July 10, 2014

Not to good!

Hola! My spanish is going extra slow can anybody tell me why?

13 replies - Last post by laura-rocket-tutor - July 10, 2014

No points for using Rocket Record in an audio lesson?

I recently began using the Rocket Record feature. I notice that I am awarded points when I use it in the testing section, and on the Extra Vocabulary section of the audio lesson. But I am not awarded points when I use Rocket Record in the Conversation Tra...

1 reply - Last post by laura-rocket-tutor - July 10, 2014

New Stars?

It looks like they added a couple of new stars to the constellation: Platinum and Black. I have to admit that for the first few months I did not pay much attention to badges and rankings, but lately it seems to be additional motivation as I have gotten hi...

1 reply - Last post by Robert-C7 - July 9, 2014

Recomendation for write-it

Recommendation Write it. Replace existing keyboard with this keypad á ñ é ü ¡ ¡ ó ¿ ú á Alt + 0225 é Alt + 0233 í Alt + 0237 ó Alt + 0243 ú Alt + 0250 ñ Alt + 0241 ü Alt + 0252 ¡ Alt + 0161 ¿ Alt + 0191 As of n...

9 replies - Last post by Patrice-B - May 23, 2014

Audio Feedback

Is there any way to load a short video or audio track to the form?

3 replies - Last post by Ava Dawn - May 17, 2014

What about visual learners?

Hello i tested my VARK and i learnt i am a Visual learner (Second most Kinesthetic). i am searching for visual stuff in the course but i couldnt find anything except audio... Am i looking wrong place or this course has a very few visual stuff? is there an...

1 reply - Last post by ricardo-rich - May 6, 2014

Quiz on lesson 1.8

The quiz on 1.8 states that "beh pequena" should be v. I am sure it is b not v. Otherwise a great course.

6 replies - Last post by Dan-T2 - May 1, 2014

Spanish books

What simple Spanish books do you recommend for the Spanish novice?

4 replies - Last post by Liz-W10 - April 28, 2014

Games

I think I asked this question before. I don't have a "games" link! Should I have the games or are they a separate purchase?

2 replies - Last post by laura-rocket-tutor - April 17, 2014

iOS app for iPhone

I have downloaded the app on my iPhone. My question is why on the app doesn't My Dashboard show my progression like it does when I view it on my computer? Also on the app I just did the quiz for 1.2 and when I click on Submit Answers nothing happens (it...

2 replies - Last post by Mindy--7 - April 7, 2014

Opinions on "Play it"

I just started poking around the new Play It section that was just added, and I am wondering what others think of it. When they added the Write It section I began using it enthusiastically, since I thought that writing in Spanish was an important skill th...

3 replies - Last post by Don--64 - April 3, 2014

Vocab Review

Is there a way to review all of the vocab that I have rated "needs review" or "so-so"? How can I review all the vocab I need to practice without reviewing ones I've learned fairly well?

6 replies - Last post by takeover - March 30, 2014

using rocetspanish

what is the best method for using rocketspanish like should I listen to a new lesion each day. basically I know I have the tools but how do I use them

1 reply - Last post by Dan-H24 - March 23, 2014

Going great until I hit 'Time'

I don't know if I am missing something because I am using the library edition or not. But I was cruising along loving every lesson until I hit '1.7 Traveling on Schedule'. Amy warns that if you don't understand how to tell time in Spanish, you should re...

66 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - March 5, 2014

Reset the hear it/know it

Is there a way to reset the ratings in the hear it / know it back to the default setting?

4 replies - Last post by Ava Dawn - February 22, 2014

How to pace the lessons?

Hi all, I am new and trying to get a feel for the site and features. How am I supposed to pace the lessons, one a day? Thanks for the input! Jessica

1 reply - Last post by Dan-H24 - February 21, 2014

Is it just me?

Or does Amy sound hot?

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - February 18, 2014

advanced learning techniques

i havnt done much on this area for a while, but now when i went there, none of the circles were colored, and i know i have done some before. so then i was going to rate one, but i couldnt figure out how to!! where can i do this?

1 reply - Last post by naomi-t2 - February 4, 2014

Progression of how to study

Do I do the 1.1 Interactive Audio and then the 1.1 chapter in the Survival Kit? Or do I do 1.1 through 1.7 Interactive Audios and then 1.1 - 1.7 chapters in the Survival Kit?

2 replies - Last post by Mindy--7 - February 4, 2014

Mega spanish on ipad?

Anyone know how to sync mega spanish from a mac to an ipad? Thanks

0 replies - Last post by Sally-A1 - February 1, 2014

iPad app

My iPad or iPhone app is not syncing with the website, can anyone tell me what the problem is? Thx

2 replies - Last post by Donald-B4 - January 26, 2014

PDF Transcripts for 8.2 & 8.3 Where are they?

Lessons 8.2 & 8.3 state that there is a written transcript to download. I don't see it but would like to have it to be able to review all of the role playing together. Has anybody else been able to get these PDF's??

0 replies - Last post by diranu - January 25, 2014

what is

what is the difference between paying 100 for the basic membership or buying the cd pack for 300 or the upgraded version of the for 500 does it matter which one i choose

1 reply - Last post by Robert-C7 - January 20, 2014

points for rocket record

would it make sense to change how you get points under "testing" in a lesson? The way it is, you could listen over and over again and each time get more points. For "Know IT", it wouldnt make a difference, but for"Write It" and "Hear It" it would. I'd say...

0 replies - Last post by Shan-L1 - January 17, 2014

cuanto

is it really worth it to spend 500 on this is it really worth it

4 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - January 14, 2014

Typing Accent Marks

On the Write It test I can't figure out how to type vowels with accent marks. On the Spanish keyboard there aren't any. Anyone know where they are?

11 replies - Last post by Dan-H24 - January 13, 2014

Advice on Level 2

I just finished level 1 and thinking about buying level 2. It is quite a big investment (Rosetta Stone big). I was wondering if anyone has completed it and how far will it take me? Can anyone compare level 2 to any other other programs in terms of what...

5 replies - Last post by GerMia-- - January 12, 2014

verb conjugations

I am taking and enjoying Rocket Spanish. However I do not see an area where you can practice conjugation of the verbs. I think this would be very helpful in learning the verbs and their variations.

5 replies - Last post by Ava Dawn - January 12, 2014

Hey Dan C.

¿Entiendes esto? Me doy por vencido. Tú ganas!

3 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - December 19, 2013

Points system for Rocket Spanish Premium, beginner

The My Vocab part of my toolbox has never worked and I never (since the free trial ) have had the chance to record my pronunciation. Also, on the points system, I only get credit (20 points) for completing the quiz of a particular lesson and nothing for ...

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - December 19, 2013

Improving my Spanish

Whats a good way to become fluent in speaking Spanish?.

32 replies - Last post by ricardo-rich - December 16, 2013

henrys desk

how to say hi

4 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - December 13, 2013

forum search

Each time I try a search the only thing that comes up is: loading. Have others been successful using the search function? There are times when I want to review a discussion and the only way I can do that is to try and remember which topic it was and then ...

2 replies - Last post by ricardo-rich - December 9, 2013

How to speak fluently

How ca n I speak Spanish fluently I've going on to lesson 1.4 Spanish Premium?.

1 reply - Last post by Robert-C7 - December 4, 2013

I hate learning languages. How can I learn to love it?

I need to learn a language for collage, and I just cannot remember anything that I've learned, and I know it's because I hate learning it. How can I change that?

15 replies - Last post by naomi-t2 - November 18, 2013

Where is Testing?

I can't find Testing.

4 replies - Last post by naomi-t2 - November 18, 2013

Is There A Syllabus or Study Guide for Rocket Spanish

I recently purchased the Rocket Spanish program and realized how much material and information there is. Does anyone know of a syllabus, study guide or any other source with suggestions as to which order we might want to complete each task. I'd like to ...

1 reply - Last post by Robert-C7 - November 17, 2013

proofreading

I think a better job needs to be done editing the lessons. Anoche needs to be added to the sentence: Cenamos juntos y comimos una cena de comida Mexicana. in 9.1 to read we dined together last night. Also the definitions don't match the audio in survival...

4 replies - Last post by Kathleen-S8 - November 16, 2013

Survival guide beginner's book

I just downloaded the beginner's book from the survival guide. Is there a way to follow the interactive audio lessons supplemented by the book? Should you do a chapter from the book before/after certain lessons? Or is it all just separate, no rhyme or rea...

0 replies - Last post by Jason--197 - October 29, 2013

"My Levels" reset won't reset!

This morning while reviewing lesson 2.4 in the Spanish program I wanted to reset Hear It/Say it and Know It for additional practice. When I hit the reset button the proficiency scale reset to "Not Rated" but the ratings I had previously given individual i...

2 replies - Last post by Dan-H24 - October 24, 2013

Opening each session

How do I open the program at each session in the most direct manner - is there an icon to put on my dashboard?

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - October 24, 2013

sending lessons in my inbox

Remember with the trial version before purchasing we used to get one lesson in our inbox everyday? Now that I have purchased the system, is it possible to program my sessions to send to my inbox one lesson each day. I am having a serious challenge having ...

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - October 24, 2013

pdf's

Hello again. Are the pdf's still available int he new updated version. I found them useful. Thanks. rwojnar

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - October 24, 2013

fee upgrade

Do we get free access to this new edition? I have purchased both Levels ! and 2. Thanks. rwojnar

2 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - October 24, 2013

Why does the Write it not work on the iPad?

I cannot get the Write it to respond on my ipad. Can anyone give me an answer

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - October 24, 2013

Great support

Hola amigos,

2 replies - Last post by victoria-rocket-spanish-tutor - October 22, 2013

I LOVE ROCKET SPANISH!!!!!!!!!!

The thing that keeps me going is the badge system. It's really motivating. Chao, mi amigos.

1 reply - Last post by victoria-rocket-spanish-tutor - October 22, 2013

Can I use Rocket Spanish exclusively on my iPod.

Can I study Rocket Spanish exclusively on my IPod or do I need to be in front of my computer while I study?

2 replies - Last post by Rocket-Languages - October 17, 2013

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