Rocket French Review
As somebody who wants to start learning French, one of the most difficult steps to take is deciding which study materials and lessons to use. There are many options available today and as a beginner it is important to find a program that is practical, easy to follow, and fun to use. Rocket French is part of a new wave of interactive language learning resources that are now on the market. It is a great way to learn French and is ideal for the beginning French language learner.
Rocket French is a very well laid out course that makes learning a language very easy. Some of the key reasons it is so effective are that it is:
Interactive – Rocket French uses text, audio, and video to present the material which keeps the user more interested than reading alone. The use of multimedia gets the brain working and thinking in a number of different ways so retention of the new language is much higher.
Engaging – Rocket French makes use of many small quizzes and tests along the way so you can gauge your progress as you work through the program. This feedback is very helpful to know where you are at and what parts of the material you may need to review. There are various games and other interactive elements within Rocket French that also keep the user engaged and having fun. That is the real key to effective language learning; if you are interested, engaged, and having fun with the lessons, then you will stick with it and really learn French. Once it becomes boring and the lessons seem like a chore, then learning French becomes an uphill battle.
Practical – The real reason that people study a language is so that they can use it! It does little good to learn a bunch of new vocabulary, grammar rules, and sentence structures if you can’t ask “What time is it?” and “How do I get to the airport?”. Yes the rules are important, but every beginners lesson needs to have some real world application, French that you can really use right now. One of the key teaching methods that Rocket French makes use of is sample conversations with text and audio so it is easy to follow along and learn some practical French right away.
Challenging – Rocket French will challenge and push you to learn French without overwhelming you. There is a fine line between getting bored because they program is easy and getting lost because the program is too difficult. That is not a problem with Rocket French, you can work at a pace that fits your ability. If you need to review a section, that is not a problem. If you want to skip around or over a section, that can be done too.
Expandable – A beginner’s program is no good if it only gets you on the way to learning French and then leaves you wanting for more. Rocket French has tons of material as well as free upgrades and ongoing support through the Rocket French Learner’s Forum.
Convenient – You can download Rocket French so you don’t need to be online to use the program, it is Mac/PC compatible, MP3/iPod compatible so you can take it anywhere, and there are print friendly lessons. However and wherever you want to learn, Rocket French can do it!
Rocket French has a full money back guarantee if you are not satisfied for any reason, so there is no risk and Rocket Languages even offers a free 6 day course for you to check out if you want to try before you buy. Learning French can be easy and a lot of fun with Rocket French, give it a try today!