Many students find learning Spanish faster and easier with the help of Spanish software. A number of good software programs can be ordered or downloaded on the Internet.
Some programs are free, others offer a free trial period, and others must be purchased. Generally speaking, the better courses typically cost one or two hundred dollars or more.
Let’s look at some of the most popular Spanish software available.
The best source for free downloads of Spanish language software is Download.com. Search for the keyword “spanish”. Results can be sorted by user or editor ratings, or by popularity. Note that many of the programs available on Download.com are not completely free. Many offer only a free trial period. After that period expires, you will need to pay if want to continue using the software.
The better Spanish software courses are not free. Expect to pay at least $100 for a good quality Spanish learning software.
One of the most popular language software companies isRosetta Stone. Their philosophy is that learning a language should be fun, easy, and effective. They use a natural method that teaches a new language directly, without translation, and without a lot of confusing grammar explanations. They offer 3 levels of courses as well as a flexible online curriculum. The level 1 course costs about $210.
Another popular course is Tell Me More Spanish. In fact, Tell Me More Spanish received the highest rating at TopTenReviews. The four-level Tell Me More Premium software course costs about $270.
Rocket Spanish is a third option. It’s an interactive course that uses software, audio files, and ebooks. It costs about $100.
More Detailed Product Reviews
If you would like to read detailed reviews of more Spanish software available, check out the Learn Spanish Software Review page at Top Ten Reviews. It’s an excellent, comprehensive resource.