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한국, 일본, 이탈리아 음식 요리하는 걸 좋아하고 먹는 것도 정말 좋아해요. 매일 아침에 수영을 하고 저녁에는...

My language exchange partner is

혼자있는 걸 좋아하고 많이 소심해요. 하지만 좋은 사람들과 친구가 되는 걸 정말 좋아해요. 술, 담배, 게임을 안해요. K pop이나 드라마도 잘 몰라요. 하지만 관심있는 건 많아요. 눈물이 많지만 그만큼 웃음도 많아요.

My learning goals

Travel Friendship Experience

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Gwangju

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Ideal language community partner

Be nice friend, but dont hang over plz I'm really busy in my...

My learning goals

English! Japanes! Chinese! And french, spanish, portougies!

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I'm 2D animator and motiongrapher So i'm really interested in graphicdesign. Photos and music is my life At specially indie and other countries song. Please let me know your own singer or music

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

취미,여행,교류,친목,취업?등...

My favorite topics

일상 속 얘기하는걸 좋아합니다.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

성격은 활발하고 공부도 하면서 잘 놀 줄도 아는 파트너면 좋겠습니다

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Gwangju

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Games, music, scienc...

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Japanese speaker

My learning goals

JLPT N2 to get a job in Japan

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English speakers in Gwangju

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I want a conversation partner who is

Honest,open minded,no racism,outgoing,easygoing,experience...

My learning goals

I wanna learn Japanese first and a little German and a little French haha

My favorite topics

I like chatting with friends over the world,when I'm available I really like to watch American shows,I like 2 broke girls,pretty little liars!I also like fashion staff or art ~

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

Improve my Spanish, Russian language skil...

My favorite topics

Language,movie,music

My language exchange partner is

Talkative, friendly, kind

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Gwangju

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My favorite topics

Movies, anime, arts, knitting/crochet, pets, and news...

Ideal language community partner

Patient, friendly, and talkative.

My learning goals

I want to improve my Korean pronunciation and practice what I’m learning.

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anyon...

My learning goals

language and culture. understand the difference of other countries. make good foreign friends

My favorite topics

hobbies : book, food, song, movie, exercise, beer wine, travel etc

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

더 발전하기위해...

My favorite topics

일상대화

Perfect language exchange partner

평범한분

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Gwangju

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Korean

My favorite topics

I like talking about gaming, movies, TV and anything to do with...

I want a conversation partner who is

배우고 싶고 걱정 하지않는 사람이랑 같이 배우면 좋겠다! Someone that wants to learn and doesn't mind making mistakes. It helps when we can have an active conversation and can freely offer opinions without worrying too much. Having fun too is important.

My learning goals

잘 말하고 친구 사귀고싶어요!I want to become fluent and learn as much as i can in order to find work and make close friends!

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My language exchange partner is

If u like me im to...

My learning goals

Talk with together and make friends

My favorite topics

Let's talk anything

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

학습이라기보다는 대화를 잘하고싶어...

My favorite topics

상황마다 달라요

Ideal language community partner

말 잘통하고 마음맞는 친구

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Gwangju

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Sport Business Shop Travel Restauran...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Cops

My learning goals

Bff

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Gwangju

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People who like to learn about cultur...

My learning goals

More confident in using korean and listening conversation in korean

My favorite topics

Foreign culture, student's life, dramas, books

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

여행을 가거나 펜팔친구와 소통을 더 원활히 하기 위해...

My favorite topics

주로 그 날 했던 소소한 일상얘기나 취미가 맞는다면 취미 얘기!

I want a conversation partner who is

성적인 발언은 안 했으면 좋겠고 영어를 잘 하면 좋겠어요

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다괜찮다그래도영화나음악여...

My language exchange partner is

친절한사람

My learning goals

외국인친구를만들고싶다

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Jun uses Tandem to improve his English speaking and listening skills.

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Gwangju

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Korean

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is very curious and ask alot if questions but keeps...

My learning goals

Practice Korean as Im learning and gain some tips about the language. Also to help others learn English

My favorite topics

Daily Life,Movies,Music,Relationships

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

I will make friends in other countries and improve my skill in...

My favorite topics

Writing in my diary, watching movie and drama, listening music, travel, cooking etc.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friends who can communicate with each other through language exchange

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Gwangju

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My favorite topics

외국어 학습하는 방법, 새로운친구들 만나기, 외국의 문화 역사에 대해서 이해하기...

Perfect language exchange partner

친절하게 서로 이야기하기, 자주 이야기하기,잘가르쳐주기

My learning goals

외국어로 말하고 이해하며 소통할때 재미를 느낀다

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Gwangju

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I want a conversation partner who is

Polite, open minded and kin...

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak different languages and to make friends

My favorite topics

Culture

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Travel, Certificate of qualificatio...

My favorite topics

food, trip, culture, art, ballet, movie, music, entertainment

My language exchange partner is

I wish I could be patient enough to wait for my poor foreign language. If my interests are similar to mine, I think I'll get closer faster.

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Gwangju

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Korean

My favorite topics

Football, Kpop, Programming, History, Debate, Drinking^...

Ideal language community partner

Funny, Very open minded ^^

My learning goals

I wanna learn Korean, Korean culture, and other amazing things kk

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Gwangju

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Outgoing, Friendly, Energetic, Activ...

My learning goals

improve language, meet new people

My favorite topics

Current Events, Politics, News, Sports

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

My dream is to be a hotelier in a foreign country. So, my goal...

My favorite topics

kpop bts song literature movie

Perfect language exchange partner

friendly funny caring open-minded

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Gwangju

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My favorite topics

movie, travel, art, animal, cultur...

I want a conversation partner who is

Let's be friends but I don't want talk about investment. Sorry, I don't speak Mandarin. Please don't speak Mandarin to me.

My learning goals

travel, make friend

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Gwangju

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My language exchange partner is

Kind person. Someone who wants learn and practice foreign language...

My learning goals

Practice daily expression.

My favorite topics

Learning foreign languages. Watching documentaries.

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

To be able to read, speak, and listen wel...

My favorite topics

Movie, music, culture, history, DC comics, drama

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is nice and patient

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Gwangju

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My favorite topics

여행을 많이 다니고 싶고 목욕하능 것을 좋아합니다 그래서 러쉬를 좋아합니다 또한 맛있는 음식을 먹을 때 행복합니다...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

착하고 친절했으면 좋겠습니다 말을 예쁘게 했으면 좋겠습니다

My learning goals

다양한 언어로 의사소통하여 외국인 친구를 사귀는 것이 목표입니다

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Gwangju

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Tamil

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Anyone who likes to have good conversatio...

My learning goals

I wanna learn Korean coz I am gonna be in Korea for the next 3 yrs and obviously if i find a korean partner i need to talk to them

My favorite topics

Video games, movies, literature

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Gwangju

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My learning goals

I want to learn as much Korean as possible. I live in korea so...

My favorite topics

Sports Music Travel Anime

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Looking for an online language exchange partner in Gwangju, South Korea?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 481 English speakers in Gwangju looking to learn English together. Download the Tandem app for free to start practicing languages with locals!

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you know how many Tandem members are available for English language exchange in Gwangju?

In Gwangju there are 481 members ready to have a English language exchange.

Are there other locations in South Korea other than Gwangju where I can find a English language exchange partner?

You can also find a English Tandem partner in <a href=/learn/english/gimhae-si />Gimhae-si, <a href=/learn/english/jinju-si />Jinju-si, and <a href=/learn/english/daegu />Daegu.

What is the Tandem app all about?

Tandem is a language exchange app where people teach each other their native language. Each month more than 500,000 people visit Tandem with 481 of them coming from Gwangju.