Rosetta Stone Offers Fastest Way to Learn a Language Wednesday 10 October 2007 PDF Print Rosetta Stone Version 3 Personal Edition Pushes the Boundaries of Language-Learning Offerings Learning a new language used to require tedious translation, mindless memorisation and grueling grammar drills. But learners want faster, easier and more effective language programs as they increasingly intermingle with other cultures both at home and abroad. Rosetta Stone Inc., creator of the world’s No.1 language learning software, has introduced Rosetta Stone® Version 3 Personal Edition, the next generation of an interactive software program that uses technology to create an environment of complete immersion in the language — the fastest, most effective way to learn a new language. Rosetta Stone Version 3 is now available in the UK in the 10 most popular languages offered by Rosetta Stone. An additional 20 languages are available in Rosetta Stone Version 2. The Rosetta Stone product is backed by an unconditional six-month money-back guarantee for all purchases made directly from the company. Steven Wines, Managing Director for Rosetta Stone Europe, said, “Rosetta Stone offers effective, innovative language learning software that is fast, easy-to-use and fun. Version 3 pushes the boundaries of language learning offerings. Speaking a new language is something attainable for anyone.” Millions of learners in more than 150 countries have already used Rosetta Stone to gain the confidence that comes with truly knowing a new language. Proven Method: The Most Effective Way to Learn a New Language Its proven method, innovative versatile instruction and clever, easy-to-use program, creates an engaging learning environment. The Rosetta Stone Dynamic ImmersionTM method immediately teaches users to think in a new language by connecting the new language with vivid imagery in real-life contexts to convey meaning. Through Adaptive RecallTM, learners are tested on new language knowledge at optimal intervals to ensure efficient retention. The program’s Contextual FormationTM uses these patterns and life-like simulations to provide the context learners need to produce completely new spoken or written language. The Rosetta Stone Version 3 instinctive user interface, high-quality audio, beautiful photography and state-of-the-art technology make the language learning experience dynamic and exciting. Learn Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing Skills Proprietary speech recognition technology, guided pronunciation exercises and simulated dialogues build confidence in speaking. Learners acquire reading and writing skills by associating letters and words with their new sounds and meanings. Learners become proficient in understanding the new language through exposure to native speakers and meaning derived from relevant context. Instant feedback is provided within a carefully sequenced structure to ensure learning success. Robust Product Offering Rosetta Stone Version 3 offers Level 1, 2 and 3 instruction in 10 languages: Arabic, English (UK), English (US), French, German, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish (Latin America), and Spanish (Spain). Prices range from £139 (for a Level 1 CD-ROM only) to £339 (for Level 1, 2 and 3 CD-ROM set). Learners can also order a three or six-month online subscription. A headset microphone is included with every order. A comprehensive product demonstration of Rosetta Stone is available online at www.rosettastone.co.uk and will be available for purchase on the website and on www.amazon.co.uk. ENDS For further information please contact: Justyna Gnyp / Becky Barr hblmedia Tel: +44 (0) 207 612 1830 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com Notes to Editor: About Rosetta Stone Inc. Rosetta Stone Inc. is a leading provider of language learning software. Acclaimed for the speed, power and effectiveness of its Dynamic ImmersionTM method, Rosetta Stone is a revolutionary language learning software program. While teaching 30 languages to millions of people in more than 150 countries throughout the world, Rosetta Stone software is the key to Language Learning Success™. Rosetta Stone was founded in 1992 on two core beliefs: that the natural way people learn languages as children remains the most successful method for learning new languages; and that interactive CD-ROM and online technology can recreate the immersion method powerfully for learners of any age. Rosetta Stone (UK) Limited, a subsidiary of Rosetta Stone Inc., is based in Windsor, England. For more information, visit www.rosettastone.co.uk. Rosetta Stone, Rosetta World, Dynamic Immersion, Adaptive Recall, Contextual Formation and Language Learning Success are trademarks of Rosetta Stone Ltd. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of HBL Media in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.