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We immerse you in it.

Get conversational right away by learning the most useful German first.
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How does Rocket German immerse you in the German experience?

We believe that learning German words, phrases and grammar are just part of your journey. If you really want to experience Germany and German culture like a local, then you need to immerse yourself as much as possible. That's where Rocket German comes in.

You will have perfect German pronunciation.

Experts say that you only need 300 words to become conversational in German. Rocket German teaches you over 7014 words and phrases. And to make sure you're learning correctly, our state-of-the-art voice recognition system gives you the ability to perfect your pronunciation virtually.

You will understand German culture.

Thanks to 91 German culture lessons that detail aspects of everyday life, important people, and significant moments in history you'll avoid any embarrassing cultural faux pas. You may even learn to understand native German speakers better than they know themselves.

You will go as deep as you want to.

We start you with the basics. Then, you choose just how much you want to learn from over 380 hours of repeatable lessons. From ice-breakers and conversation starters to in-depth grammar explanations, it's your choice.

You will become proficient in less time than you expect.

The U.S. Foreign Service Institute claims it takes around 600 hours of study to reach "general professional proficiency" or higher. Rocket German cuts that time by giving you over 30 advanced learning techniques that are proven to help you learn German more effectively.

You will always have up-to-date lessons and reference material.

Our courses are constantly being improved and expanded upon. They're not stuffy old textbooks. Instead, they're more like living encyclopedias that are regularly updated with fresh changes and vocabulary.

Plus, we believe that learning German is a journey that takes a lifetime. So when you become a paid member, you get 24/7 lifetime access to Rocket German's lessons and reference material.

You will have the tools you need to stay the course.

Traditional foreign language courses are often dry and uninspiring, making it difficult to persevere when the initial wave of motivation disappears. That's why we have added a ton of motivational tools and techniques to keep you on track and eager to come back for more.

You will retain what you learn.

Our scientifically designed lesson activities ensure you understand the material. The clever algorithms show you real-world German words and phrases that you are weak on until they stick like glue.

You will learn German anywhere you go.

Rocket German is accessible on computers, iPhones and Android phones. Each course also has a podcast-style Interactive Audio Course you can listen to anywhere you go, even offline.

You will learn to read, write and speak German, no matter how you learn.

No matter what kind of learner you are – audio, visual, reading/writing or even kinesthetic – our Rocket Reinforcement activities will improve your German speaking, listening, writing and recall skills in fun and engaging ways


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German Resources

Whatever your reasons for learning German, these free German learning resources are here to help you master some essential words and phrases, and understand how German works.

These free German resources include lessons for learning words and phrases, English translations, and audio and voice recognition for pronunciation. You'll also find step-by-step explanations of German grammar rules, and helpful cultural tips along the way!

Learn German

These lessons are all about the best ways to learn German. Discover tons of tips and tricks that polyglots use to successfully master several languages. You can also find out how long it will take for you to learn German and much more.

Free German Lessons

Discover tons of free German lessons with Paul. Get started improving your German right now!

German Phrases

In these articles you will find information on common German phrases. Want to know how to say "I love you" or "I miss you" in German? Or perhaps just some funny German phrases? Check these out.

German Pronunciation

If you want to sound like a native German person then you need to check this lesson out on German Pronunciation. Discover the tips to sounding as fluent in German as you possibly can.

German Questions

This series of lessons on German questions will cover all that you need to know to be able to ask (and respond to) the questions that you will most commonly use in Germany and other German speaking countries.

German Salutations

This series of German lessons covers all the different German salutations. From "Hello" to "Good bye" and everything in between, these lessons will help you become the ultimate in politeness when you encounter German speaking people!

German Time

These free German language lessons are all about learning German time, days and months. You’ll quickly learn how to ask for the time and tell others what time it is.

German Vocabulary

It's time to move on to the essential German vocabulary that you will need on a trip to Germany or any other German-speaking destination!

German Words

It's easy to learn German words with these free German audio lessons. The Rocket German team has created an online list of common German words to help you survive in a German-speaking environment.

German Forum

Interacting with teachers and peers really helps to develop your understanding! This German language forum is where you can go to get feedback and to connect with other learners.