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My favorite topics

Hobbies, vacation, travel, romance...

My language exchange partner is

Someone easygoing and relaxed looking forward to making friends and exchanging language and culture

My learning goals

I wish to extensively improve and solidify my Mandarin

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Ideal language community partner

A Talkative person! I like when the conversation flows naturally...

My learning goals

Learning a new language or just some phrases

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Love talking and learning about new cultures! I also really love teach me new phrases!!

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I just wanna talk and meet new people from anywher...

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I'm photographer and graphic designer so my passion and hobbies: Art in general, Music, Design, Sports, Travel, Books, Party, Lifestyle, Foreign languages and culture. Lived in now

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I would like talk to you!! yeah you who's reading this text me

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San Diego

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Conservation, climate change, movies, tv series, trave...

Perfect language exchange partner

Funny, considerate and enthusiastic

My learning goals

Improve my conversational Spanish and Lear to converse in French and German

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I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone! Open-minded people are always a good match. I like practicing...

My learning goals

I'd like to keep improving my languages. I'm hoping to get pretty fluent in them, since I'd like to start a master's degree or work somewhere in Europe this/next year.

My favorite topics

I'm a linguist, and I'm passionate about learning and teaching stuff about languages. Let's share facts about ourselves, our travels, and our enriching experiences. I've recently been wanting to learn more about farming and homesteading too!

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San Diego

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My learning goals

I want to become bilingual in Spanish and learn German, russian...

My favorite topics

Pretty much anything, but really like talking about travels and languages but also everyday problems since i like to solve problems

My language exchange partner is

With someone that is seriously passionated about languages and that is talkative, so one that can talk continuously without getting bored

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San Diego

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My favorite topics

I like to converse about many topics...

Ideal language community partner

Funny, outgoing, and loves a good conversation.

My learning goals

To be fluent in the language that I’m learning.

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Well, I mean I prefer someone who can help me learn. Someone...

My learning goals

I’d like to learn to speak fluently. Or In just downtime so I’ll be able to converse with friends from other countries!

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about video games or just life in general. I don’t mind what to talk about as long as it’s interesting!

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My learning goals

I want to be able to speak multiple languages reasonably well....

My favorite topics

/. I like languages, music, going to the gym, and food. I sing, play and study // /. I work in hospitality ️‍

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone open-minded and fun to talk with. Anything is fine with me. I like learning and helping other people learn, too.

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My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing football (soccer), space, and pets...

I want a conversation partner who is

A perfect Tandem buddy for me would be someone that I can help while they help me. Also, it would be interesting to learn about different cultures.

My learning goals

I want to learn how to use a language in everyday life.

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San Diego

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Travelers, musicians, weirdos, photographers, readers...

My learning goals

I'm from Costa Rica, my native lenguages are: Spanish and English. Learning more lenguages, for expand my mind. To meet new great individuals and making friends.

My favorite topics

History, music, photography, art, books, cinema, travels.

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My learning goals

To find people to talk with in Mandarin firstly as I can speak...

My favorite topics

Netflix, Tennis, Golf, Soccer, Basketball. Good food from other countries!

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is easy to talk with! Meet people from other cultures that speak all of the other languages I said I’m interested in!

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My favorite topics

Anything really...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A person experience in their language, wants to learn, or is just fun to talk to.

My learning goals

To Learn Spanish! ¡Aprender Español!

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San Diego

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Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone who is learning English and who can help me ou...

My learning goals

Be able to hold a decent conversation in my target language

My favorite topics

Video games, programming, cooking, movies, and Dungeons and Dragons

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San Diego

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My learning goals

I’d like to speak fluently in the next 12-24 months as I make...

My favorite topics

I like to discuss, art and Theatre, the magic of music and human connection, how to improve and build local relationships between people and their representatives, and food! (Gardening/permaculture/sustainability, etc.)

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who loves language enough to not be precious with it. Someone who is playful, and hopefully passionate about what they are building for themselves or those around them. Someone who loves history. Someone who is empathetic.

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San Diego

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My favorite topics

Adventurous things. Like rock climbing or fun ideas. I love learning...

My language exchange partner is

Someone with patience and very talkative lol

My learning goals

To improve my listening and speaking skills!

Simone

Simone uses Tandem to learn English skills required for her career.

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"I hadn't learnt English for 15 years and only a year ago I was A2, or rather holiday English. Now I'm preparing for the C1 exam! So if you want to brush up on a language, Tandem is the perfect app for you."

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Ideal language community partner

Someone open minded, and honest and adventurous. A thinker. A...

My learning goals

Learn to speak and soon relocate to that country / or culture like area

My favorite topics

Life, collaborating ideas, self improvement and solving global issues

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My learning goals

Improving my written French and developing a voice in Spanish....

My favorite topics

Instagram - ddgdc

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Anyone interested in learning English or Italian and who can teach me some of their native tongue

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My favorite topics

Hello, I really like to travel and learn about new cultures....

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone who likes to talk.

My learning goals

Conversational skill improvement

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I want a conversation partner who is

Easy-going, open-minded, kind and friendly person...

My learning goals

Improve my language skills, learn about other cultures and ways of thinking.

My favorite topics

I like to talk about science, research, art, culture, traveling, different topics in life...

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My learning goals

Make many friends!...

My favorite topics

Work out, Christianity, Kpop, anime, China, Japan, South Korea (Asia in general), traveling, food, music, and etc.

My language exchange partner is

Anybody outgoing and friendly! Likes fashion, anime, kpop, traveling, and more. Like to have deep conversation about religion, life, and so on.

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I enjoy kayaking and biking and hiking and traveling....

Ideal language community partner

You!

My learning goals

Learn a little Spanish, and a little Russian. Most important: make real friends in other countries.

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Anyone who is awesome and easy to talk to and helps me learn...

My learning goals

I live and work in west Africa and want to improve my language skills to better serve the work I do and to better connect with people around the world. I hope to live in France after west Africa!

My favorite topics

Je viens de Californie, j’habite en Afrique l’ouest maintenant. Je veux améliorer mon français. Je veux parle des sujets comme les problèmes que les filles et les femmes confrontées dans la monde, pauvreté, la santé, les arts...

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My learning goals

I would like to improve my Spanish, Farsi and Hebrew...

My favorite topics

I like talking about psychology, music (Florence and the Machine, Sia, Of Monsters and Men, etc.), food, cooking, eating, Game of Thrones, traveling, and so much more

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is friendly, nice, and can understand that I’m not on here as often as I would like to be.

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Movies, languages, glasses...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who helps me learn their native language

My learning goals

Learn a new language and practice my fluency for languages I’m already studying.

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My language exchange partner is

Someone nice, funny, and someone who will help me out and correct...

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak well in other languages and work on my accents.

My favorite topics

Books, school, travel, culture, and learning. I also love theatre and music! I love to draw and make art. I also like to talk about vegetarianism.

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My learning goals

I am also personally invested on becoming conversational in Georgian....

My favorite topics

I am a student of linguistics at UCSD looking to talk about the Georgian language, and conduct a sort of study on the phoneticism of the Georgian language. It's just so fascinating, more people need to know about it !

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is willing, or interested in working with me for my documentation of the varying, and unique sounds of their native tongue.

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San Diego

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My favorite topics

BTS, LGBTQ+, Writing, Books, Psychology...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone nice, interested in the same music as me, and LGBTQ+ friendly

My learning goals

I want to learn Korean and hopefully learn other languages once I finish!

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Perfect language exchange partner

mujeres que les guste hablar de bucear, volar aviones y helicopteros,...

My learning goals

Speak with the world, hablar con el mundo, говорить с миром, 与世界交谈

My favorite topics

Viajes, negocios, buceo, volar helicopteros y aviones, canciones cantar karaoke, programas comicos de television, hablar muchos idiomas, youtube, facebook, hablar en programas de radio y television, ciencia ficcion, ir al cine.

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My learning goals

basic conversation and improving pronunciatio...

My favorite topics

music, stories

I want a conversation partner who is

Patient, fun, eager to learn

Looking for an online language exchange partner in San Diego, United States?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 351 English speakers in San Diego 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 San Diego?

In San Diego there are 351 members ready to have a English language exchange.

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

You can also find a English Tandem partner in <a href=/learn/english/cincinnati />Cincinnati, <a href=/learn/english/brooklyn />Brooklyn, and <a href=/learn/english/new-orleans />New Orleans.

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 351 of them coming from San Diego.