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I studied the language before. How do I know which level of Rosetta Stone is right for me?

In our Language Learning software, Rosetta Stone® features three or five levels of Rosetta Course, depending on the language.

Level 1:  This level helps to build a foundation of fundamental vocabulary and essential language structure.  Vocabulary and skills emphasized include: 

  • Greetings and Introductions
  • Simple questions and answers
  • Shopping
  • Listening comprehension skills
  • Basic reading and writing skills
Level 1 Topics:
  • Language Basics
  • Greetings and Introductions
  • Work and School
  • Shopping

Level 2:  This level allows learners to navigate their surroundings as they build on the vocabulary and essential language structure in Level 1.  Vocabulary and skills emphasized include:

  • Learn intermediate-level conversational skills
  • Spell and write accurately
  • Speak without a script
  • Retain what you’ve learned
  • Read and understand in your new language
  • Giving and getting directions
  • Using transportation
  • Telling time
  • Dining out
  • Enjoying basic social interactions
  • Working life

Level 2 Topics:

  • Travel
  • Past and Future
  • Friends and Social Life
  • Dining and Vacation

Level 3:  This level lets learners connect with the world around them by building on the language fundamentals and conversational skills they developed in Levels 1 and 2. Vocabulary and skills emphasized include:

  • Learn to share your ideas and opinions
  • Express your feelings
  • Talk about everyday life
  • Ideas and opinions
  • Feelings about everyday life
  • Interests
  • Work
  • Current events
  • Birth, marriage, death, and concerns related to one's health and body
  • Complementary terms indicating frequency, duration, and degree

Level 3 Topics:

  • Home and Health
  • Life and World
  • Everyday Things
  • Places and Events
Level 4:  This level gives learners the opportunity to increase their understanding of the language as they build on their success in Levels 1, 2 & 3.   Vocabulary and skills emphasized include:
  • Navigate the workplace
  • Caring for health
  • Arranging repairs
  • Moving abroad
  • Driving
  • Planning adventures
  • Health and emotional states for themselves and others
  • Expressing personal taste in terms of material and sensory preferences.
Level 4 Topics:
  • Tourism and Recreation
  • Professions and Hobbies
  • At Home and Around Town
  • Style and Personal Wellness
Level 5:  This level allows learners to develop command of the language as they refine the crucial communication skills acquired in Levels 1-4.  Vocabulary and skills emphasized include:
  • Emergency situations
  • Entertainment
  • Government
  • The marketplace
  • Getting to know a neighborhood
  • Family and traditions
  • Celebrating success  
  • Volunteering
  • Express personal concerns, goals, and accomplishments
Level 5 Topics:
  • Business and Industry
  • Arts and Academics
  • Emergency Situations
  • Family and Community

You can try sample lessons from all levels in our Online Demo .

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