learn languages travel

Language exchange in Ottawa

Find yourself a conversation partner and put your language skills into practice

keyboard_arrow_down

Ottawa

keyboard_arrow_down
M.

M.

Ottawa

format_quote
14

Fluent

Português Flag

Portuguese

English Flag

English

Español Flag

Spanish

LEARNS

日本語 Flag

Japanese

한국어 Flag

Korean

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

My favorite topics

Anything! I just love to talk and have good conversations, as...

My language exchange partner is

Someone that it is excited to learn about my culture and also excited to teach about theirs!

My learning goals

Learn enough to have a nice conversation without much trouble

A.

A.

Ottawa

format_quote
1

Fluent

English Flag

English

العربية Flag

Arabic

Español Flag

Spanish

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

Italiano Flag

Italian

Português Flag

Portuguese

Ideal language community partner

Someone who’s patient and open to talking about anything. Friendly.Follow...

My learning goals

I don’t know. There are many ways but talking is the best way to learn

My favorite topics

We can talk about anything. I’m passionate about languages and i love learning something new everyday.

Y.

Y.

Ottawa

format_quote
6

Fluent

Français Flag

French

English Flag

English

العربية Flag

Arabic

LEARNS

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Emoji Flag

Emoji

فارسی Flag

Persian

My learning goals

Discussion with people and improving my Accen...

My favorite topics

Travel, movies and achievements

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Easygoing and helpful

A.

A.

Ottawa

Fluent

Français Flag

French

English Flag

English

Kreyòl ayisyen Flag

Haitian Creole

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

American Sign Language Flag

American Sign Language

Italiano Flag

Italian

My favorite topics

I would like to discuss about things like my grocery list to...

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone really as long as they would like to chat

My learning goals

I really want to practice and be more comfortable with conversating with other languages

Members Count Background
Other Flag

Find more than

272

Tandem partners in Ottawa

M.

M.

Ottawa

Fluent

粵語 Flag

Cantonese

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

中文 (繁體) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

LEARNS

English Flag

English

日本語 Flag

Japanese

한국어 Flag

Korean

I want a conversation partner who is

Outgoing, respectfu...

My learning goals

Wanna improve my English and learn more Japanese.

My favorite topics

Music, photography, movie

K.

K.

Ottawa

Fluent

Français Flag

French

English Flag

English

العربية Flag

Arabic

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵖⵜ Flag

Berber

Português Flag

Portuguese

My learning goals

Apprendre à parler espagno...

My favorite topics

Tout type de sujet

My language exchange partner is

Respectueuse et sérieuse

B.

B.

Ottawa

format_quote
4

Fluent

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

日本語 Flag

Japanese

한국어 Flag

Korean

My favorite topics

different culture, food, music, movies,BTS/ whatever. I'm studying...

Ideal language community partner

Enthusiastic and friendly

My learning goals

Improve my speaking skills to local level lol

H.

H.

Ottawa

format_quote
12

Fluent

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

العربية Flag

Arabic

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

Italiano Flag

Italian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A person that’s open minded and likes to talk about languages...

My learning goals

I would like to improve my Spanish and hopefully be fluent :)

My favorite topics

Anything about languages and video games :)

Speaking is the fastest way to fluency

Practice listening, improve your pronunciation, and learn to speak a foreign language with native speakers – no matter where you are.

Google Play Store BadgeGoogle Play Store Badge
Practice speaking language fluent
B.

B.

Ottawa

format_quote
6

Fluent

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

Pусский Flag

Russian

العربية Flag

Arabic

My learning goals

to improve my French and Russian speaking skill...

My favorite topics

traveling, music, skiing and baking

Perfect language exchange partner

anyone willing to talk lol

M.

M.

Ottawa

format_quote
6

Fluent

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

العربية Flag

Arabic

বাংলা Flag

Bengali

Español Flag

Spanish

My favorite topics

Traveling, TV shows, Netflix, music, anime, video games, global...

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone willing to learn, be open-minded, and friendly. *** Only message me if you are a SERIOUS learner/teacher!! ***

My learning goals

To be able to learn as many languages as I can while having friends to practice with frequently!

M.

M.

Ottawa

format_quote
1

Fluent

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

English Flag

English

Español Flag

Spanish

My language exchange partner is

Une personne qui parle l'espagnol, l'anglais, le chinois, le...

My learning goals

Réussir à parler beaucoup de langues et me faire des amis à travers le monde.

My favorite topics

Le sport, le cinéma, la musique, le voyage, la culture, la lecture....

V.

V.

Ottawa

Fluent

Français Flag

French

English Flag

English

Kreyòl ayisyen Flag

Haitian Creole

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

My learning goals

I want to be able to write and read many language...

My favorite topics

Movies Memes Music Philosophies Social Issues

Ideal language community partner

Anyone who wants to learn English or French

Connect with learners around the world

Value Community

Join a global community

Value Learn

Learn what matters to you

Value Conversation

Have fun, engaging conversations

T.

T.

Ottawa

NEW

Fluent

粵語 Flag

Cantonese

中文 (繁體) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

Deutsch Flag

German

My favorite topics

Food, wine, beer, movies, TV, music, video games, travel, local...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

French speakers who are interested in learning Chinese (Cantonese)

My learning goals

Improve listening comprehension and speaking

A.

A.

Ottawa

Fluent

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

Deutsch Flag

German

Français Flag

French

Perfect language exchange partner

Friendly, outgoing, intelligen...

My learning goals

Improve my speaking abilities in French, Spanish and German.

My favorite topics

Travel, culture, literature, news, weather, travel, nature, philosophy. I know English, French, Spanish and German.

A.

A.

Ottawa

Fluent

English Flag

English

తెలుగు Flag

Telugu

हिन्दी Flag

Hindi

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

My learning goals

Fluency, employment and socializin...

My favorite topics

Travel, socializing, employment, food and fun.

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who can speak several languages and is excited at thr prospect of interacting in a different language.

N.

N.

Ottawa

Fluent

فارسی Flag

Persian

Emoji Flag

Emoji

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Türkçe Flag

Turkish

Français Flag

French

My favorite topics

Books,religion,humanity,different studies, challenges and change...

My language exchange partner is

I would like to communicate with all:)

My learning goals

Knowing better my language and also other languages

Aria

Aria uses Tandem in preparation for her student exchange program.

starstarstarstarstar

"​​I've been using this app for years! Before Tandem, I could barely even string a sentence together in French and now I can speak it without even thinking!"

E.

E.

Ottawa

Fluent

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

Hrvatski Flag

Croatian

Cрпски Flag

Serbian

Bosanski Flag

Bosnian

Ideal language community partner

Nice, positive, interesting people...

My learning goals

Get to B level Croatian before I travel there

My favorite topics

Running, books, music, movies, languages

K.

K.

Ottawa

Fluent

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

Deutsch Flag

German

한국어 Flag

Korean

Pусский Flag

Russian

My learning goals

Just making friends around the world is enough for me...

My favorite topics

I’m interested in Politics/World Issues, Creative Writing, Comic Books, Biology and Math, Music, and Movies.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone with who I don’t have to force conversation, who is kind and well rounded, and who is fun to talk to.

N.

N.

Ottawa

NEW

Fluent

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

English Flag

English

한국어 Flag

Korean

日本語 Flag

Japanese

My favorite topics

Voyage ; Nourriture, paysage , de tou...

Perfect language exchange partner

Sur de lui , drôle , ouvert d'esprit et très sociable

My learning goals

Savoir tenir une discussion

M.

M.

Ottawa

format_quote
1

Fluent

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

한국어 Flag

Korean

日本語 Flag

Japanese

Español Flag

Spanish

I want a conversation partner who is

I would love to have someone to teach me their language, and...

My learning goals

I would like to become fluent in Tagalog, so I can communicate comfortably with my friend group. I'm also learning Mandarin, Japanese, Thai, Korean, Hindi, Spanish and ASL.

My favorite topics

I love talking about art, culture, anime, cinema, music, photography and just about any other topic!!

You may know us from…
Mashable accolade
Accolade tech-crunch
Accolade life-hacker
Accolade evening-standard
Accolade insider
Accolade best-of-app-store-grey
Accolade best-of-play-store-grey
T.

T.

Ottawa

Fluent

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

American Sign Language Flag

American Sign Language

العربية Flag

Arabic

My learning goals

To be able to speak other languages. To be more comfortable with...

My favorite topics

Children, healthy lifestyles, funny tv shows.

My language exchange partner is

Someone easy going. I am nervous about practising my French with others.

K.

K.

Ottawa

Fluent

Français Flag

French

English Flag

English

LEARNS

العربية Flag

Arabic

Deutsch Flag

German

日本語 Flag

Japanese

My favorite topics

Family , history , religion , anim...

Ideal language community partner

Someone that can explain in multiple way the same thing FEMALE ONLY

My learning goals

I want to be fluent in Arabic .Germain and Japanese is for fun

F.

F.

Ottawa

format_quote
6

Fluent

English Flag

English

LEARNS

日本語 Flag

Japanese

한국어 Flag

Korean

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friendly and Patient...

My learning goals

I want to Improve my Korean and Japanese!

My favorite topics

Music, movies, languages, travel

P.

P.

Ottawa

Fluent

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

LEARNS

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

日本語 Flag

Japanese

My learning goals

Improving English and start to learn Frenc...

My favorite topics

TV series, movies, Canada life.

Perfect language exchange partner

English speaker who likes popular culture.

K.

K.

Ottawa

NEW

Fluent

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Deutsch Flag

German

한국어 Flag

Korean

Español Flag

Spanish

My favorite topics

Music, art, bowling, and many more thing...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone kind, patient, and understanding of how fast or slow I learn

My learning goals

To be able to at least have a basic conversation in the language of my choice and maybe a bit more than basic conversation skills

D.

D.

Ottawa

format_quote
1

Fluent

العربية Flag

Arabic

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

한국어 Flag

Korean

My language exchange partner is

A girl that’s around my age 나랑 동갑인 여자애였음 좋겠음...

My learning goals

Get conversational in Spanish, Greek, and get to an advanced level in Korean. 한국어로 더 잘 해지기. 여러 토픽에 대해서 잘 표현할 수 있기

My favorite topics

drawing, travel, anime/manga, singing, Canada, the weather, biology, medicine || 그림 그리기, 애니/만화, 노래 부르기, 캐나다, 날씨, 생물학

C.

C.

Ottawa

format_quote
8

Fluent

Français Flag

French

Kreyòl ayisyen Flag

Haitian Creole

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Português Flag

Portuguese

Español Flag

Spanish

My learning goals

Learn about new cultures and meet new person. Talk with someone...

My favorite topics

I’m a passionate of psychology. I love the complexity and the nonexistent of the construction of the human mind. I also love soccer, boxe, gastronomic and art. Click the button and come talk to me!

Ideal language community partner

I want to talk with laughers! Someone who can bring subjects of discussion and that like to talk a lot. I would love to practice Portuguese and Spanish. Also, I’m searching someone who can show me rock bands. I can show you reggaeton singer

L.

L.

Ottawa

Fluent

Français Flag

French

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Sign Language Flag

French Sign Language

ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi Flag

Hawaiian

Español Flag

Spanish

My favorite topics

Everything. Travelling. Photography. Cooking...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone nice, friendly and fun...

My learning goals

I want to practice my English, and learn how to speak a new language

X.

X.

Ottawa

Fluent

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

日本語 Flag

Japanese

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

Perfect language exchange partner

Openness,passion and polit...

My learning goals

English speaking and French speaking

My favorite topics

About multiculture and history, hobby, English learning and French

D.

D.

Ottawa

format_quote
53

Fluent

English Flag

English

LEARNS

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

한국어 Flag

Korean

中文 (繁體) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

My learning goals

I want to start learning Korean and have conversational skills...

My favorite topics

Art, Korean history or culture, food, my cat and life.

I want a conversation partner who is

A helpful friendly person. I’m going to the university of Ottawa and would love to meet friends here. I am also studying to be an English teacher and am moving Korea in two years so would love to make friends there before I go.

Looking for a Tandem conversation partner in Ottawa?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 272 speakers in Ottawa looking to learn together. Download the Tandem app for free to start practicing languages with locals!

Frequent City Questions

How many people are available for language exchange in Ottawa?

There are 272 members in Ottawa on Tandem.

Which other locations in Canada other than Ottawa are available for language exchange on Tandem?

Tandem is also available in locations such as <a href=/language-exchange/canada/whitby />Whitby, <a href=/language-exchange/canada/montreal />Montreal, and <a href=/language-exchange/canada/burnaby />Burnaby.

What is Tandem and what is language exchange?

Tandem is the language learning app where millions of people teach each other. More than 500,000 people visit Tandem each month and 272 do it in Ottawa.