Rocket Languages Member Reviews

Read all about how Rocket Languages online language learning courses have helped our members on their quest to learn a language!

Average Rating

4.7

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Overall Ratings

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(2361)
4 star :
(470)
3 star :
(130)
2 star :
(52)
1 star :
(17)
Renee Simon
7 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Long Beaach, CA, United States
1 year ago

When I was using Rosetta Stone, whenever I opened it (and I could always find access) it opened to wherever I had left off. That would all be very helpful for Rocket language to offer and it doesn't, or I don't know how to find it... More

Megan Paterson
8 Likes

Rocket Spanish — United States
1 year ago

Well, this is not awesome, actually. Just a couple of things. 1) First of all I am very pleased with the product overall. I don't have much to compare it to as it is the first time I have purchased a language program... More

Iqbal Ahmed
1 Like

Rocket Hindi — Karachi, Pakistan
8 months ago

Guys, Rocket Language found a great platform to learn Hindi. I learnt like a baby, very easy and simple way they have to teach their students. Rocket language not only focusing on any one, it focuses reading & writing including speaking... More

Carol Ann
0 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Canada
6 months ago

The lessons are extremely thorough and I appreciate it even though they are challenging at times. Which is a good thing. I have tried other methods of learning Spanish and so far am really liking Rocket Languages. More

Angela Gysin
3 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Pomy, Switzerland
5 months ago

The training is very good with practical everyday phrases to learn and repeat whenever I have the time. The voice recognition in the "hear it, say it" becomes either deaf or impaired of hearing even though the answers are correct, as the software refuses to recognise my pronunciation. More

ivan cooper
2 Likes

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Rocket French — Charlotte NC, United States
7 days ago

I used Pimsleur courses before. This is equally as good, but I am using exclusively in a car. The Pimsleur is better in a car as the lessons automatically come on to the next lesson and the program keeps track of where you are and Apple CarPlay controls work better than Rockets... More

zheer  faisal
3 Likes

Rocket Arabic — Delhi
6 years ago

this site is very good and helpful for those who want to learn much in short time .just i want to appeal the students who want to learn common Arabic to visit this site and take advantage as they want and More

Tina Serafini
7 Likes

Rocket French — Hackettstown, New Jersey
5 years ago

I am having trouble getting the accent right. This is impeding my progress. I need to re-watch, read and listen many times and still my accent is terrible. This is a lot more work than I expected, but I will plug onward. More

Kahlen L
7 Likes

Rocket German — China
2 years ago

I just went through the introduction, the only problem I had would be there's no spelling in the conversation. If I would be listening to this program without pre-study the contents, it's hard to remember the sentence afterwards. More

Bill Stewart
14 Likes

Rocket Italian
4 years ago

I like that so much of the exercises use audio. Too many language teachers end up teaching how to read a language, but put very little emphasis on speaking and comprehension. I also really like the dictation exercises, mostly because they give me practice in comprehension of spoken Spanish. More

Secunda Mboya
11 Likes

Rocket Korean — dar es salaam
4 years ago

Rocket language is so cool , it is real helpful, i just cant say how greatful i am for your assistance, now i can pronounce alot of korean words without a problem hopefull i wil be with you for a very long time it so amazing and understandible More

Britton McGrath
8 Likes

Rocket French — Corona, CA, United States
3 years ago

I love this program, its helped me learn so much French, I love it. Shout outs to Mark French, CEO French.Love you guys, or really je t'adore ahhahahahahahahahaahhahhahahahahhahahahaaaaaaaahahhhaah 5/5 love it hahahahhaahhahahhahaaaaahahahhahahhha More

Laura Henley
32 Likes

Rocket French
3 years ago

Love the step by step progression of the program and the clear and concise grammar lessons! Only concern is the voice recognition for certain sounds ( e.g. initial /t/, /v/, words like "un" and "peu," difficulty recognizing numbers)... More

Joseph  ita
10 Likes

Rocket Spanish — calabar/cross river state
3 years ago

Learning spanish has been made really easy for me with the help of rocket spanish. I used to think i would have to go to a spanish school to learn the language but when i came across rocket spanish, it changed my ideology completely... More

Erik Larson
12 Likes

Rocket Japanese — United States
2 years ago

The voice recognition works pretty well. It struggles with very short sounds, but overall very good. I've used other programs that ask you to speak the answers, but the pronunciation analysis makes me try much harder to say each response out loud... More

Chris Nobles
6 Likes

Rocket Korean — United States
2 years ago

Im still looking for the vocabulary lists ? It doesnt help to teach someone how to say and memorize 'hello how are you' in Korean, if they cannot find out which one is how, or you ....... Not happy with the lack of definitions... More

Marcus Claytpn
12 Likes

Rocket Chinese — New Zealand
2 years ago

I find there is generally too much preamble getting into each dialogue - too much from the English guy especially. Ironically, he seems to be talking as though adressing an ESOl class . However, as a native speaker, I find his delivery and Uk accent quite amateurish... More

Jean Vittet
9 Likes

Rocket Chinese — Paris, France
1 year ago

Your program is fine and efficient. Nevertheless the dialogues are a little boring ("Beijing seems to be a big city" , well, who doesn't know it?) and there is a BIG mistake in lesson 5.5 Places worth checking out in Beijing (the quizz) : the Great Wall of China CANNOT be seem from the moon ! Check it if you don't believe me... More

John P
8 Likes

Rocket Chinese — United States
1 year ago

So the program is pretty decent. Using Rocket will definitely increase proficiency. The most frustrating part of the platform by far is the new voice recording system -it's extremely slow and very un-responsive... More

Gary Firth
9 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Winnipeg, MB, Canada
12 months ago

Too early to tell. Also, this review page is very irritating because I cannot get rid of it or submit it. I cannot go into the lessons until i am able to do something with this page????? 200 character minimum is difficult when you have little to say because you are new to the program... More

Chase Armstrong
6 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Kentucky, United States
11 months ago

I am hoping that within a year of this program I will be able to Speak Japanese to my co workers. Its much better than Rosetta Stone. I just wish this program explained at very beginning why certain words are used in the sentence like ga, wa, no, imasu, desu and masu so it can be applied instead of just memorized... More

Tim Beyrau
3 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Mandevlle LA, United States
9 months ago

Although I am making progress learning Spanish, the app has several bugs that have certainly affected my pace of learning. Missing translations/text are not uncommon. Sometimes it takes deleting and reinstalling the app to get it working... More

John Karas
0 Likes

Rocket French — Greendale, Wisconsin, United States
8 months ago

I've just started using the program but so far I am very pleased. I'll be able to critique it better once I move further along in the course. Are you likely to buy again is one star because I only want the French course, so I won't be purchasing another, and Customer Service is one star because I've had no contact with anyone... More

Julian Vonheeder
1 Like

Rocket Italian — Massachusetts, United States
8 months ago

I am enjoying learning Italian for my trip and it seems to make sense so far. Not sure of the customer service because I have not had to use it and cant choose stars based on use so I choose a one star... More

Lily K
1 Like

Rocket French — Ireland
5 months ago

The app on iPhone doesn’t work property. After I email the customer service for a few days, the problem still has not been solved. The app is not as good as the desktop version., which is a shame. The responses from customer service seem slow... More

Lorelei Barbosa
3 Likes

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Rocket French — São Paulo, Brazil
29 days ago

I've only done the trial version but I decided not to buy it not because of the content; the material is quite good actually and, considering it's for life, the price is fair as well. But the activities cannot be done through mobile or app properly, the recording won't recognize what's said, the written activities never goes on to the next, the platform only works properly on desktop PC and the whole purpose is that you can learn anywhere, whenever... More

Tania  Josephs
3 Likes

Rocket French — Cape Town
6 years ago

I am only using the free trial period (for now) and I am very impressed with the content, that as soon as I'm able to I am purchasing the full French course. Thank for for a superb website that offers more than you'd expect to get for free. More

charlotte  jumil
6 Likes

Rocket Sign Language
5 years ago

rocket languages .... not bad but it help me find more informations about languages...and its awesome.... ^^ must improved you self..... Fighting :D and also be proactive ... communications is important to tight our relationship between another people... More

Dawn  Dix
2 Likes

Rocket Spanish — United States
5 years ago

Not sure if I'm only getting 'Lesson 1' as a trial, because if that's all there it is, it's quite limited. If there are more lessons to come, then I might consider purchasing it. However, with what I've seen so far, it leaves me 'wanting... More

Claudia Kachigian
5 Likes

Rocket French — United States
4 years ago

Good for those who like to control the content of their learning rather than going in an order dictated to them. I like the email reminders to encourage return to learning. Clicking on phrases to hear the pronunciation is also very helpful, as is playing the games to test knowledge. More

Marcy Castro
11 Likes

Rocket Chinese — riverside ca
3 years ago

really confusing sometimes. dont help you very much. i wouldnt recommend it to a friend. they need to put more iinfo. dont help you with vocab very much. dont really like it. it was also reaally har to submit reviews or ask them questions so of courese dont like service or prices. More

Keith Jaggers
4 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Arkansas
4 years ago

Requires Adobe Flash. Big problem. ****************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************. More

Daniel Chadrow
3 Likes

Rocket Spanish — United States
3 years ago

The beginner's course is good. The intermediate course is ok; but, not as good as the beginner's course. The Platinum (advanced course) is poorly done. In the Platinum course, the presentation is sloppy and there is very little interaction or practice time. More

Madison Houston
10 Likes

Rocket Sign Language — mesa az, United States
3 years ago

The review games are an awesome idea. The don't have the structure they need to help with the learning process. I would prefer the lessons to include more vocab and less history. I know the history is important but the language learning is what I'm here for. More

John Northrop
8 Likes

Rocket French — York, United Kingdom
2 years ago

On the plus side: • I like the way grammatical rules are discussed in understandable, laymans’ terms • It’s easy to learn/revise words and phrases • It’s easy to develop your listening skills to understand what people are saying and its easy to develop skills in identifying what to say But there is room for improvement: • Speech recognition needs improvement o Gives some poor pronunciation 100%, but doesn’t recognise closer attempts o When sentences are long it often cuts you off o Often (every session) crashes for no reason and you have to log in again • Its easy to put all your effort into reading and writing – rather than developing listening and speaking skills More

Laxmi Ranga
6 Likes

Rocket French — Paris, France
2 years ago

Hi there, Course seems like pretty good but when it comes to customer service. Its very poor. In the past I have sent couple of queries but no One ever responded not I can not be able to access my premium French language course... More

David L Dodge
4 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Homosassa Spgs, United States
2 years ago

Although Rocket Languages tells a good story, waiting 2 days for an answer to a question is ridiculous! For this reason alone I could not in good conscience recommend it to someone learning their first foreign language Moderators note: We strive to answer support questions within 2-3 working days More

Sytske Vinkesteijn
9 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Den Haag, Netherlands
2 years ago

I like the way you have to talk. I have been trying to learn spanish fore a few years now, and I can understand a lot. But when it comes to talking i got stuck. Now after almost finishing the first module I see that I can answer the questions in the lessons not only repeating, but building new sentences with other words... More

Alice Glover
11 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Australia
2 years ago

I like the format and emphasis on spoken language in the Rocket languages online courses. However, I was disappointed in Rocket Spanish because it is totally geared towards younger travellers going to South America, whereas I am an older person spending a few weeks in Spain... More

Lynn Simoneau
8 Likes

Rocket Sign Language — United States
2 years ago

I experienced the free trial of American Sign Language and was disappointed. Almost half of every video available would not work, despite reloading the page or backing up and proceeding forward to the pain I had not seen before – but nothing worked... More

James Krampert
6 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Rancho Palos Verdes,CA, United States
1 year ago

The lessons are good, but I'm finding the speaking exercises very frustrating. The voice recognition does not work very well. The exercises require repeating over and over because the voice recognition is so poor... More

rejean Bacon
3 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Qc, Canadá, Canada
1 year ago

Mauricio tiene una excelente prononciacion. El habla suficiente despacio para bien asimilar las palabras y frases...Pero el acento de Amy es muy americana y marcada...Me imagino muy amigable, pero a la vez, tambien hay personas en su alrededor que hablan perfectamente su idioma... More

Kevin Brown
0 Likes

Rocket Chinese — Canada
9 months ago

I initially loved the course because I used it in my mobile driving back and forth to work. But once I got to level 3 I found the explanation of the dialogue to be very lacking. Essentially it required me to sit down in front of a computer... More

Mariann Miller
0 Likes

Rocket French — United States
8 months ago

Pros: The reinforcement of the Hear it, Say It, Write it and Know it activities. The flash cards - and the ability to customize your flashcards. Learning phrases as opposed to just vocabulary The point, progress and streak information... More

Gary Sapp
1 Like

Rocket Spanish — United States
5 months ago

The 3 rated review was not from the content in the program. I feel the lessons are terrific. However, I would like to see a company recommended approach to beginning study in the program. I began by doing the lessons one at a time... More

Lizzie M.
5 Likes

Rocket Russian — United States
3 months ago

Rocket misses the mark in many ways. Teaching phrases without a literal translation is not helpful. Ideally, one should know what each word in the sentence is, so that one can then compose one's own sentences... More

Suzanne Sam
13 Likes

Rocket French — India
4 years ago

Rocket languages is fun and its nice to learn French through Rocket Languages....It has advanced type of learning and audios.....It has all sorts of french words , i found this website helpful... Merci... More

samu  k
11 Likes

Rocket Hindi — chennai
4 years ago

Good to start as a beginner but can provide more sample lessons basic free and can make other advanced lessons like essay writing poetry as chargeable. Good that hindi is given in readable form of english... More

Devdas  Anchan
7 Likes

Rocket Arabic — Jleeb Shuyoukh
4 years ago

Rocket Languages is a great Tool for learning any foreign Language. It's Topics are very methodical & Lively to learn. It covers all the basics of any selected language. It is a very Good Online Language Tutor. More

Robin Rabinger
6 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Sweden
2 years ago

Rocket languages really gave me the tools to succeed with my new language. It brought me to a level where I was finally comfortable speaking with native speakers and I was able to take off on my own after that... More

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