Rocket English Reviews

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Average Rating

4.7

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Overall Ratings

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Alexandria Peary
7 Likes

Rocket German — United States
7 months ago

I previously purchased Rocket Italian and learned quite a bit in preparation for travel. I'm now onto Rocket German as a refresher: many years ago, I learned German. In my experience, using Rocket as a refresher course has been particularly effective... More

Thomas Ramer
9 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Okinawa, Japan
7 months ago

The free trial was very good. Elected to purchase 1st set based on the free trial. Had some issues with unlocking the purchased due to my error. This was pointed out by a very helpful customer service person, however, it did take sometime for a response... More

Tom Ramer
2 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Okinawa, Japan
8 months ago

Very disappointed in this product. Trial was very good. Purchased Step #1 with coupon. Have not received access nor response to my many emails. Feel like I was suckered. Again Free Trial very good. Enticing once paid nothing... More

May Castleberry
9 Likes

Rocket French — Sag Harbor New York, United States
8 months ago

I bought Rocket French, Spanish, and Portuguese, and am thrilled with it. I rarely write review, but my husband and I were just enjoying it (in preparation for a sabbatical year in Spain and France) and we are grateful we have this (as a lifetime resource no less). More

Angelina Lam
3 Likes

Rocket French — toronto, Canada
8 months ago

Sorry, it is too early for me to give you a review of your course. Can I use Whatsapp instead of opening the ​computer to view your course? I am not sure I would buy it again, and I am not sure ...... More

Madison Graff
4 Likes

Rocket French — United States
8 months ago

the live chat is awesome its helpful and you are talking to a friendly person it is the best they are nice and they help you find free lessons so you dont have to pay and they undersand everything that you say,and you can learn any language... More

Megan Van Alstine
6 Likes

Rocket Italian — Canada
8 months ago

I enjoy the conversations that Rocket Italian is based on, but as a language instructor that uses strictly immersion techniques, I can't stand the amount of English that is in each lesson. There is SO much room for additional vocab that could be taught through the use of more exclusive Italian... More

George Anderson
4 Likes

Rocket Italian — United Kingdom
8 months ago

Very good format in general. However a few recordings are distorted and difficult to hear and a small number have volume variations. The tools facility is very good. The flash cards sometimes remain blank until you press reveal, On the benchmark test the word to be spoken sometimes does not appear and therefore defeats the purpose of the test... More

John Bester
7 Likes

Rocket Chinese — South Africa
8 months ago

I can't. I have just started some days ago. To say something awesome so soon after starting should be carefully evaluated. Studying Chinese isn't easy. Maybe I have something positive to say at the end of my first course... More

T Broderick
5 Likes

Rocket Italian — London, United Kingdom
8 months ago

I really want to try this course but on the tests cannot get voice record on iPhone or iPad. Tried yer App same issue and Chrome on iPad. I cannot proceed to buy unless I know for it's going to work without all this hassle Note from Rocket Languages: Hi T, thanks for reviewing Rocket Italian... More

Jac Damen
7 Likes

Rocket Korean — Seoul, Korea, Republic of
8 months ago

I would like to learn Korean on my different devices, Mac, iPad and MS Surface, but I have no clue, how the program remembers how far I had already advanced on one device, when I continue with another... More

Kalenga Kakompe
9 Likes

Rocket French — Lusaka, Zambia
8 months ago

I love the interactive learning. It is unlike anything I have experienced before. It is amazing how I am able to master the phrases and words in French by clicking on the interaction tubs over and over again... More

George Taylor
6 Likes

Rocket Italian — Pensacola Florida, United States
8 months ago

It's great. I would like to see something in Rocket Languages to drive a logical conversation (live person or AI) where user needs to respond to questions but without assistance and the program would validate the response (either written or audio More

Brendan Diamond
4 Likes

Rocket French — Kildare, Ireland
8 months ago

Rocket Languages is a very good program. I have only recently started using it but am finding it a very good way to learn a language. There are several different ways to use the program to learn like writing, pronunciation, flashcards etc... More

James W
6 Likes

Rocket French — Paris, France
8 months ago

I would like to see something in Rocket Languages to drive a logical conversation (live person or AI) where user needs to respond to questions but without assistance and the program would validate the response (either written or audio)... More

Julie Brackenbury
14 Likes

Rocket Spanish — New Port Richey, Fl, United States
8 months ago

I love this course! The conversational lessons are great, they allow me to practice while running on the treadmill which is a bonus! The reinforcement tools help you to really retain the information. I have been using it every day for over a month now and have really improved my Spanish skills More

Kirsten Sharp
6 Likes

Rocket Italian — Bellevue, WA, United States
8 months ago

I'm not great with languages and have smattering of both French and, to a greater degree, Spanish so wasn't sure then Italian would stick. I'll admit that I am listening to each lesson several times, but after only 10 days, I am finding that my first recall is in Italian and not another romance language... More

Joseph Butts
14 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Wildwood, Florida, United States
8 months ago

I learned about Rocket Languages from the YouTube channel of Tangerine Travels. They used it to learn Spanish to travel through Mexico. I joined a Spanish club to learn and this has helped me already even though I'm very new at Spanish. More

Colin dawson
1 Like

Rocket French — Caumont, France
8 months ago

I have only just started the course which is fine so far. My criticism would be that it does not reflect the way people talk in France. No one has ever said salut to me and the standard greeting is bonjour More

Sergey Kuznetsov
4 Likes

Rocket Italian — Saint-petersburg, Russian Federation
8 months ago

Very friendy interface. Now i'm learning my fifth language with rocket. Enjoing accessibilty. Mobile version helps greatly. Thanks. My son likes rocket too. Maybe it would be helpful to add more verb drills. More

Julianna Greer
2 Likes

Rocket Spanish — United States
8 months ago

I've only had the program for a week. So far I'm enjoying it. I wish they could add podcasts like Duolingo has. I haven't used customer services so I really can't comment to that. But the sign up was easy. More

Ashley C
12 Likes

Rocket Japanese — United States
8 months ago

My husband and I watch a lot of Japanese television like anime and some regular TV shows and thought how awesome it would be to actually be able to understand what the characters are saying without having to read subtitles... More

Lauren Lavery
9 Likes

Rocket Italian — Lake Oswego, OR, United States
8 months ago

I absolutely love Rocket Italian. I have tried Duo Lingo and Rosetta Stone and this is by far the most effective program I've used. This program is unique in that you hear new vocabulary and grammatical concepts in the context of a conversation and then delve in to the grammar after seeing it in context... More

ivan cooper
2 Likes

Rocket French — Charlotte NC, United States
8 months 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

frank bogart
4 Likes

Rocket Chinese — United States
8 months ago

I like the Chinese course. It is thorough and challenging especially if you go through all the exercises from the 20 to 30 minute speaking presentation and continue to the last - the quiz. I like the speaking the best... More

Roxanne Koka
7 Likes

Rocket Japanese — ON, Canada
8 months ago

I am surprised to be enjoying learning Japanese. It IS challenging and takes effort, but the (literally) infinite patience of the instructors and light-hearted nature of the instruction keep it enjoyable... More

Esther Layman
9 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Ontario, CA, United States
8 months ago

Muchas Gracias. Soy aprendiendo espanol para rocket! I love that rocket makes learning fun and it’s easy to get caught up in the lessons so that you hardly know how much time you have put in studying... More

Rick Coulis
10 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Burlington, Canada
8 months ago

I've taken several college level Spanish courses and learned words and conjugations but very little speaking and that is my weakness. I started with the first lesson on Rocket, and I found the hearing, speaking, and reading along with immediate reinforcement has really helped my ability to communicate in Spanish... More

Acadia Rose
7 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Vancouver, WA, United States
8 months ago

My fiance got this for me as an early valentines day/anniversary present. At first I was skeptical because I've tried learning Japanese so many ways for about 2 years now and I couldnt find anything that I could use on the go that would also let me practice vocally... More

Juliet Berwald
6 Likes

Rocket Chinese — Aalsmeer, Netherlands
8 months ago

So far I have thoroughly enjoyed rocket chinese. It has shown me that learning an entirely new language from scratch is possible in a very fun way, all you need is some dedication and practice. I already feel comfortable with my pronunciation due to the recording function rocket chinese has... More

George Gomez
7 Likes

Rocket Japanese — United States
8 months ago

I studied Japanese in college over ten years ago and was looking for a program to get me back into learning this language. Although its only been a short while, I have to say that this is a great program... More

Brian Owens
3 Likes

Rocket German — SC, United States
8 months ago

While I am enjoying, and learning from Rocket language I have two major gripes. 1) Many of the conversations are between to native English speakers who do not pronounce like native Germans (Which is the goal of language learning) and the audio "lesson" can get rather tedious and forced sounding... More

William Wager
4 Likes

Rocket German — Ealing, LONDON, United Kingdom
8 months ago

I am happy with the course and how it is presented. Impressed with the App. I invested nearly $450 with Pimsleur and it was not value for money. Am French born in Paris of British parents so bilingual at an early age, my wife is Italian so I also speak it... More

Ashley Espinoza
5 Likes

Rocket Japanese — United States
8 months ago

I'm really loving rocket languages, I've used it on and off for awhile and I'm determined to make it a part of my routine to learn Spanish and Japanese. I'm so glad that it's available through my local library, because it's free to use and it's super helpful. More

Tim OLDS
6 Likes

Rocket Italian — Adelaide, Australia
9 months ago

Just finished the first module. Tremendous fun so far. It starts very gently, not at all daunting, and has plenty of repetition and reinforcement. The structure of the lessons allows for the same material to be rehearsed in many different forms — imitating speech, initiating speech, writing, identifying speech — without getting bored... More

Ruth Maza Crespo
3 Likes

Rocket Portuguese — Brightwaters, NY, United States
9 months ago

I love the dialogues. They help you develop your listening and speaking skills rocket fast. Unlike the Pilmsleur approach that I have also used, Rocket languages also has the reinforcement activities where you get additional listening, speaking and writing practice so you learn to spell correctly and pay attention to accent marks and special characters... More

Michael Lavin
4 Likes

Rocket German — knoxville, United States
9 months ago

I'm pleased with Rocket German. The program has worked well on my iMac, provided I use the Chrome browser. Lessons are well sorgfanized, and if you keep at it day and are using the grammar as well as interactive lessons your fluency and reading will improve... More

Cody Davidson
5 Likes

Rocket Russian — Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, United States
9 months ago

Rocket languages has been a great start in learning a new language. The audio is clear and comprehensive, you are able to learn at your own pace; I can log off and come back a week later if I wanted to... More

Jerrine Darba Gomera
3 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Munoz nueva ecija, Philippines
9 months ago

Its nice to learn more about japanese language, but in my situation its very hard to know writing in japanese but im so thankful because of i have to learn so I study it very well and it really helps to know alot of words in japanese,thank you rocketlanguage. More

MarKo Hubert
5 Likes

Rocket Italian — Halifax, Canada
9 months ago

I had study italian many years ago. I was quite fluent but since I forgot most of it. I like the spead they have during the first lesson. I feel I will be at last able to learn properly Dante's language. More

Nicholas Murakami
5 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Utah, United States
9 months ago

I really love how the explanations are in depth on grammar and vocabulary. It is a bit expensive, but I am satisfied with the experience so it was worth the price. I also like how you can practice conversation and perfect your accent via recording... More

Thomas Fortunato
3 Likes

Rocket Korean — United States
9 months ago

As an English language instructor, I find the Rocket Korean course is pretty good but not perfect on its own. However, given the price tag, it's worth the shot. I would prefer that instead of text that the software be more interactive... More

Sue Giarola
6 Likes

Rocket Italian — Bargara. Qld, Australia
9 months ago

Having spent quite a bit of time researching online language courses, I was eagerly waiting to try Rocket Italian, and I was hoping to be satisfied with my purchase. Rocket Italian is excellent. The conversational practice is great... More

Mike Kashani
9 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Ontario, Canada
9 months ago

When I first began studying the Japanese language, I didn't know anything or how to read or write. Thanks to great teachers Sayaka san and Kenny San, I learned how to construct an effective way to listen and talk and enjoy learning the Japanese language... More

Kathryn Henry
7 Likes

Rocket Spanish — Halifax, Canada
9 months ago

I have only been using the program for a short time but so far I love it. Compared to other popular language programs I have used, Rocket is the best. The only thing I would like to see added that this program lacks is, reading material... More

James Eitel
4 Likes

Rocket Arabic — Oakland CA, United States
9 months ago

I've wanted to study arabic for a long time so was very happpy to find Rocket. The way things progress, the way it's organized faciltate learning very well. My only wish is that were more explanation for how to navigate the different section, especially the one with microphone. More

Lorelei Barbosa
4 Likes

Rocket French — São Paulo, Brazil
9 months 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

Christopher Massie
5 Likes

Rocket Korean — United States
9 months ago

So far just starting out I’m really enjoying the course, it’s going through conversational pieces and allowing for recording and verification when you talk is awesome and I really love that because it makes me pronounce things correctly and it gets me talking OUTLOUD which is great and I think key... More

Donn Polzin
3 Likes

Rocket Japanese — Plover, WI, United States
9 months ago

I am a beginner and have only taken a couple of lessons but I found the experience enjoyable (1.1 and 1.2). Very easy to follow along with the speakers. That plus the great discount price made me jump to purchase the first level premium... More

Jaclyn Sakura
10 Likes

Rocket Korean — Japan
9 months ago

For an independent visual learner, this is one of the greatest products in the language acquisition industry. In one month, Rocket Korean has improved my recognition of native speech and natural pronunciation to a point of satisfaction that I could not reach after three years of formal study in a language academy and travel in South Korea... More

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