Spanish - Feedback and Comments

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how do u say good morning in spanish

6 replies - Last post by De-Oppresso-Liber - December 27, 2012

can rocket spanish keep track of multiple users?

What allowances does this program make for multiple users (children)?

1 reply - Last post by Rocket-Languages - December 11, 2012

games

where is the new games that has coming after the update ? por favor ayuda me

1 reply - Last post by jchamb - December 7, 2012

Neat little program for typing Spanish characters

Hola everybody! I found a cool little program that enables you to type Spanish characters on your keyboard using the CapsLock key. Go here: http://www.lingolex.com/spanish.htm then scroll down to the second list of options and look for the heading: How...

1 reply - Last post by Kat-S - November 30, 2012

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In my level were we rate our success in the category of easy , pretty good , So So , needs work , Not at all , where is this rating stored, that we might go back and work on what needs work ,or is there no place that it is stored. If no place we will be ...

2 replies - Last post by beth-m - August 26, 2012

Where do i find 10.4?

In My Motivation #15, it writes about different lessons like 10.4. How do you get to lesson 10.4? I've gone to the main page and tried finding it, but it doesn't have any numbers for the lessons. Alguien me puede ayudar?

0 replies - Last post by Shan-L1 - July 26, 2012

Geting lessons rated

I am just starting and can't quite figure out how to make the system work. I have taken the quiz for Interactive Audio 1.2 several times but it keeps saying "Not rated". How do I get it to be rated? Valeska

2 replies - Last post by Kat-S - June 26, 2012

Iirritating ads

So many times when I click into a new page in the Rocket spanish, a new page opens that advertizes another Rocket Spanish product. I really love this language program with all the different ways to reinforce the learning. I have also had great feedback o...

1 reply - Last post by Isabelle5 - May 26, 2012

Beginner Spanish Books

I would like suggestions for beginner level books in Spanish. Very, very beginner level books. Something like what a kindergartener or first grader might encounter while learning to read in Spanish. Gracias!

2 replies - Last post by Grainne-B - May 7, 2012

spanish

would someone translate in lesson 4.4 Que se lo ofrece. what are they actually saying

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - April 9, 2012

spanish

in the conversation coarse page 68 of the survival kit, i am wondering why would you translate the word falda, as a dress. or does the words falda and vestido interchange thank you[ LARRY]

3 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - March 26, 2012

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i need to know the correct pronnciaction of the word orejas- is it [o-de-has] or [o- ray-has] in many places the letter [r] sounds like they pronounce it as a [ d ] can someone clarify

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - March 26, 2012

SPANISH

SEEING THAT BOTH TU AND SU MEANS YOUR, IN WHAT SITUATIONS DO YOU USE EACH PS I HAVE NOT BEEN GETTING ANY ANSWERS LATELY ON THIS FEED BACK

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - March 26, 2012

SPANISH

WHAT ABOUT THIS TE AND LE . THEY BOTH MEAN THE SAME YOU. WOULD SOMEONE GIVE AN EXAMPLE OF THE USE OF EACH

0 replies - Last post by larryritchie-- - March 25, 2012

What level should I be at ?

Ok, first, I like the teaching methodolgy of this course better than any other language course I have taken. At what proficiency level should a typical student be at after completing the entire audio course and the beginners book plus the conversation bui...

7 replies - Last post by Karl-K - March 5, 2012

Accents

You can type Spanish accents by downloading a freeware program at www.onehourprogramming.com

2 replies - Last post by Oggiedoggy - March 5, 2012

trear or llevar

In lesson 3.3 the verb traer is used. It makes more sense to me (as an English person) to use llevar. Does this make sense to you?

2 replies - Last post by DebJay - February 17, 2012

SPANISH

IN LESSON 6.1 MAURICIO ASKED AMY WHAT WOULD LIKE TOMAR. TOMAR MEANS TO TAKE. WOULD ONE BE CORRECT IF HE USED THE WORD BEBER INSTEAD.

3 replies - Last post by phil-glos-uk - February 12, 2012

spanish

Cristian Montes Gracias por tu reply a mi pregunta, chao

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - February 8, 2012

spanish

in lesson 1.11 T'u eres muy joven. you are very young. is he saying you you are very young. why would you not just say eres muy joven. also estas is translated you are or are you. in what situation do you use eres And estas

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - February 7, 2012

Swearing words

Hello ! This is a bit wierd... :P But since the Spaniards are so familiar with the cussing and all that stuff, I want to learn it as well :D Every learner wants to know some bad-words now and then! But if it doesn't suit in anywhere, can any of you post a...

3 replies - Last post by Martin-21 - January 25, 2012

indirect objects

Don't understand why use an indirect object if it gets clarified in same sentence???????

1 reply - Last post by Raymot - January 21, 2012

Lesson 1.10 Using Articles

Near the bottom of the lesson there is an example "Compré los libros en la librería." The English version says this means "I bought the books from the bookstore." Shouldn't it be "I bought the books IN the bookstore." or am I getting ahead of myself? T...

5 replies - Last post by phil-glos-uk - December 3, 2011

complete

Why can't I get my lessons to show as complete anymore with the revisions to the website? ¿Por qué no funciona la tecnología de cumplir los capítulos?

1 reply - Last post by phil-glos-uk - December 2, 2011

22.3 Errors

Dialog Alej: ¿Me acordé de tu último cumpleaños? Given: Did I remembere*d* your last birthday? Alej: ¿Vez? *(Ves)*? She’s saying “See?” not “Time?” Text - porque en la próxima lección se enterarán de un incidente Trans given: - because in the next les...

3 replies - Last post by ricardo-rich - November 30, 2011

spanish

in lesson 1.1 de donde eres/ from where you are] would i be understood if i said de donde estas

6 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - November 28, 2011

spanish

please explain ] how do they get excuse me out of [como] they have already shown how to say excuse [disculpe] [permiso] very confusing. lesson 2.4

1 reply - Last post by ricardo-rich - November 28, 2011

Lección 2.4 Directions

Hi Guys Is it me, or do Mauricio and Amy change from formal to informal spanish and then back to formal again? Amy says "Hable más despacio..." (? formal), then Mauricio says "Siga recto..." (? formal) and then "...entiendes?" (? informal) and then "Dobl...

2 replies - Last post by phil-glos-uk - November 27, 2011

Platinum - Recommendation

Hi Guys! For those who are considering buying the CD set of Rocket Platinum, (Lessons 18-25), I’d suggest waiting until the authors have amended the errors in the Extra Vocab section. Significant errors occur in most of the lessons. I’ve posted some of ...

0 replies - Last post by Raymot - November 21, 2011

22.2 Another funny error

Another funny 22.2 error in the Extra Vocab: "En esa casa, hay pura gente loca.” Audio translation: In that house, there’s purely crazy people. Right Extra Vocab trans: “In this case, there are purely crazy people.” Wrong Ignoring for the moment that ‘...

2 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - November 17, 2011

Funny Error in 22.2

This is actually a funny error in the extra Vocab. The line is “Yo me alejaré de Mauricio cuando nos traiga los cafés.” – “I will keep away from Mauricio when he brings us the coffee” (Because Mauricio once spilled coffee on his boss). The translation g...

0 replies - Last post by Raymot - November 16, 2011

spanish

in lesson 1.3 why does amy say she wants something to take [tomar] insted of saying i want something to drink [beber]

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - November 13, 2011

spanish

in lesson 6.0 the word nosotros [we] and estamos [we are] why would they not just say - estamos viniendo pronto.

2 replies - Last post by ricardo-rich - November 13, 2011

19.2 Errors

Hi, I’m enjoying this course and learning a lot. It’s one of my favourite Spanish courses that I’ve tried. But the errors in the Extra Vocabulary section (and occasionally elsewhere) have been annoying me for a while, and Lesson 19.2 is too much. I can ...

0 replies - Last post by Raymot - November 12, 2011

spanish

in lesson 1.2 how is the word solo better than sola seeing that both words are translated the same [only] solo/ one single only and alone - sola/ one single only alone and just is it the feminine/ masculine thing

0 replies - Last post by larryritchie-- - November 11, 2011

lesson 2.8 verb estar

There's an error in lesson 2.8: a la izquierda is described as meaning 'to the right' the second time it's mentioned.

6 replies - Last post by Raymot - November 10, 2011

spanish

in lesson 5.5 son las siete y media. translation- are seven thirty. why would they not say - es a las siete y media

3 replies - Last post by Viviana-V - October 26, 2011

spanish

in lesson 4.7last ejemplo. in the lesson Te is supposed to be indirect object pronoun [meaning you] in the translation on line it says it is [to] please help me out [ confused] i cannot grasp the the translation i'm inviting you and no one else. te i...

6 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - October 12, 2011

spanish

i am having trouble with many words- but we will srart with these two- esta & este both mean this, please explain how and when to use. [thanks]

4 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - October 11, 2011

spanish

in lesson 4.8 it says, necesito darselo manana translation i need give it tomorrow, where does the to him come in, in this translation

2 replies - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - September 30, 2011

spanish

is there any difference between est'a and es, are they enterchangeable.

0 replies - Last post by larryritchie-- - September 29, 2011

spanish

in lesson1.3 why would they not use bebe ibstead of tomar

1 reply - Last post by Kristy-D - September 27, 2011

1 quick question on books with course

Which do you do first? Read the beginners course? Or do all the lessons then read the book? Or do you do it at the same time? Confused on that. Also when do you incorporate the other 2 books...the advanced and conversatonal and vocab ones? Muchas gracia...

5 replies - Last post by Kristy-D - September 26, 2011

spanish

i have learned in passed lessons that estoy means i am. in lesson 4.3 extra vocabulary they say Yo estoy en la mercado. is that not like saying I i am en la mercado. please explain

2 replies - Last post by Kristy-D - September 26, 2011

spanish

would i be understood if i used [a] for to instead of para lesson 4.5

0 replies - Last post by larryritchie-- - September 25, 2011

spanish

in lesson 3.8 [ sus padres ] if you are looking eyeball to eyeball with a person and say sus padres , how is he to know whose padres you are talking about. yours or theirs?

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - September 24, 2011

spanish

[very frustrated] in lesson 3.8 no quiedo usar el tuyo. why would you not leave the el out. it doesn't sound right to say , i don't want to use the yours.

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - September 23, 2011

spanish

i do not know how to contact tech support. can you help me. i need to know how to type letters with an accent over them

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - September 23, 2011

Bonus Material

Good Evening Everyone, I am new to the course and I am trying to understand the best way to follow the program. I notice the course is broken up into 2 stages 1-9 and it recommends that you start at the top and work your way down. I noticed that there is...

3 replies - Last post by david-l157 - September 23, 2011

spanish

in lesson 1.13 numbers- the y does not start until trenta but in lesson 1.14 telling the time 12:30 doce y media- why not just say doce media ?

1 reply - Last post by Cristian-Montes-de-Oca - September 20, 2011

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