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My language exchange partner is

, -, . Enthusiastic people who enjoys having daily conversation.

My learning goals

To be able to understand one another in order to promote world peace ☮️!

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Travelers, lovers of music, business people, or just anyone looking...

My learning goals

I am just here to help people practice so anyone, feel free to send me a message. If I can learn another whole language though, it would be nice :)

My favorite topics

Travel/Music/Photography/Business/Fitness Here to help you practice writing and speaking another language. I am here for anything

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My learning goals

Become fluent or close to fluent in all of the languages I intend...

My favorite topics

Anything from nature, politics, science, music etc

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is kind and is such as passionate about cultural and language exchange

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My favorite topics

BTS and music (Ariana grande, Billie eilish...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who’s in bts army and who’s my age.

My learning goals

To know a little or a lot about these places/languages before I travel to them.

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I want a conversation partner who is

Someone motivated and knowledgeabl...

My learning goals

Learn new languages and cultures

My favorite topics

Food, working out, financial market, social activities, traveling, and many more!

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Be able to hold a conversation in the language I am learning...

My favorite topics

Travels, new cultures and food

My language exchange partner is

Easy-going and interesting to talk to and of course knows the language I am trying to learn...haha

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Food, traveling, beauty and pop cultur...

Ideal language community partner

Someone LITTTT ✨✨✨✨✨

My learning goals

Accuracy!! I want to be able to read and speak naturally without stuttering

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

With someone friendly and who can make me laugh...

My learning goals

Learn new languages i don't know in this new year.

My favorite topics

Sports, anime, videogames, tv series, movies, travels, food, Marvel or DC, Endgame or Aquaman

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My learning goals

Like to get some what fluent, but rather get the basics firs...

My favorite topics

Sports, TV, Life

Perfect language exchange partner

Relaxed, learning in a fun way, taking it easy and making progress. Just happy

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Psychology Philosophy Culture Society People Government Conspiracy...

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Boring

My learning goals

To know

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My language exchange partner is

Native Brazilian Portuguese speaker...

My learning goals

Be conversational in basic Portuguese by May when I go to Brazil

My favorite topics

Yoga, travel, culture, music, philosophy, literature, tv

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My learning goals

To be able to be fluent in many languages....

My favorite topics

Writing, cosplay, drawing, video games, comics, travel, music and making friends!

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is fun and nice!

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I like history, true crime, languages , and some Korean and Turkish...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

⚡️NO DATING ⚡️ I’d love to find a a friendly and helpful lang partner . All friendly people that need help with English or Spanish are welcome

My learning goals

I am recently starting Deutsch and would love someone to make basic dialogue with! I am also an intermediate learner and am open to chatting in Italian as well. (Put on hold )

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Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who really wants to learn my native language and will...

My learning goals

Fluency in my learning languages

My favorite topics

Talking about life, travel, movies, and other cultures

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My learning goals

Just be a little bit more involved with the world as a whole...

My favorite topics

Movies, traveling, ghost stories

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone who is respectful and wants to share their culture with me.

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My favorite topics

I enjoy a variety of science topics, whether it’s biology, philosophy,...

My language exchange partner is

Someone witty and intelligent, to have deep conversations with. Ich würde gerne mit jemandem sprechen, der geistreich und intelligent ist, damit wir gemeinsam tiefe Gespräche führen können.— 我想和一位口齿伶俐的朋友聊关于深刻的话题。

My learning goals

To speak fluently in a target language I am learning. I wish to have conversational skills in German, B2/C1 by the end of this summer. — Deutsch lernen, und Chinesisch lernen — 学习德语和中文。

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Aria uses Tandem in preparation for her student exchange program.

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"​​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!"

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Ideal language community partner

Who is interesting to talking about caluter and like to travel...

My learning goals

Learning different culture and language

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Language learning

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Anything resourceful. Primarily become fluent in Russia...

My favorite topics

Sports, History, Travel, Geography, Charity work, Health and Fitness and Paranormal Activity

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone crazy and likely into learning and helping with multi-lingual communication

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My favorite topics

I like food, sports, music, and travel. Rap to me in spanish...

Perfect language exchange partner

Some one who is patient with my broken spanish, and is going to take the time to help me

My learning goals

I want to speak to video call someone new every week

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I want a conversation partner who is

Friendly people looking to have good interesting deep conversations....

My learning goals

Primary goal is to meet interesting people here, share life experiences while learning new languages. If all goes well then to meet these friends someday and see their country.

My favorite topics

Anything that you find interesting and intriguing about the world, share hobbies/ education/ career / traveling and life experiences

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My learning goals

To become conversationally fluent at Spanish...

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Music, travel, food, tv shows/movies

My language exchange partner is

Someone chill who can teach me about their country’s culture (music, sports, movies, etc.)

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Art, culture, history, and traveling...

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Someone who is friendly and enthusiastic about teaching new languages. :)

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Gain fluency and cultural awareness

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Easy going, funny, joyful, curious, sensibl...

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I want to discover new languages and try to achieve a decent level. I’m particularly interested in Japanese and Arabic

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Anthropology Photography Films Art Poetry

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I really want to become proficient in all the languages I'm learnin...

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Photography, art, literature, art, design and philosophy. I'm a fashion and fine art photographer as well. My IG: alberto_loredo

Perfect language exchange partner

avid readers, language learning lovers, artists, interesting people, and making at least one friend

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Native English speaker

My learning goals

Speaking English like a native speaker

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To practice English and teach someone who wants to study Chinese.Or just wanna be friend with me

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Sports NBA Video games Food traveling Chatting actually everything

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Travel, international news, nature, love, spirituality

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Fun, kind and adventurous

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Passionate about learning English and can help me with my Chinese!

My learning goals

我想提高我的中文我希望我有机会将来去中国练习说中文

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open minded! i'm happy to make new friends. sorry have been away...

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i'm taiwanese-american, mostly here to improve my mandarin and spanish. happy to meet up for coffee in New York or elsewhere while traveling. i enjoy speaking ok portuguese. my german is rusty but fine

My favorite topics

your interests, everyday life, culture, history, music, art, food, really anything

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To be fluent in multiple languages...

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Automobiles, but I'm friendly so saying hello won't be a problem.

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who can and is willing to teach me and would be patient with my mistakes.

Looking for an online language exchange partner in New York, United States?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 2,884 English speakers in New York 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 New York?

In New York there are 2,884 members ready to have a English language exchange.

Are there other locations in United States other than New York where I can find a English language exchange partner?

You can also find a English Tandem partner in <a href=/learn/english/milwaukee />Milwaukee, <a href=/learn/english/springfield />Springfield, and <a href=/learn/english/miami-beach />Miami Beach.

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 2,884 of them coming from New York.