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Business, news, sport, world's big things, new culture...

My language exchange partner is

Fun, polite, international,

My learning goals

Improving conversation and getting new friends

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Ideal language community partner

I'm willing to talk with anyone! But I would much prefer to talk...

My learning goals

I want to improve as much as I can, and hopefully make a friend.

My favorite topics

I really like languages, and in particular I like helping people with pronunciation (I've studied Phonetics), but I also just like seeing people improve. I really like Snowboarding, Science (I used to be a tutor), and Fighting Games. I'm bilingual.

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

My goal Is to master 7 language. Actually I’m mastering 4. I...

My favorite topics

The most topic I like to discuss about it is history

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who likes to history geography literature and traveling

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Berkeley

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My favorite topics

Sobre lugares, ciudades, historias, cultura,deporte me general...

Perfect language exchange partner

Pensaría alguien que me tuviera un poco de paciencia , alegre y con muy buena actitud.

My learning goals

Intentar defenderme en cualquier situación .

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Berkeley

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I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who is able to balance having fun and engaging conversations...

My learning goals

My top priority now is to learn a little bit of conversational Italian before my trip to Rome in late July. Longer term, I am also interested in learning German as well.

My favorite topics

Food, nature, travel, current world events, and politics. Generally, I enjoy meeting interesting people and learning about other cultures.

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

I would like to eventually be able to form sentences without...

My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing traveling, politics, history, pop culture, and food.

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is easy to talk to

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Berkeley

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My favorite topics

travel, daily staff, music, news, et...

Ideal language community partner

Nice, educated, open to talk tons of topics.

My learning goals

English is for living and work. Other languages are maybe sometimes for travel, and new friends.

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Berkeley

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

ਤੋਹੀ ਮੋਹੀ ਮੋਹੀ ਤੋਹੀ ਅੰਤਰੁ ਕੈਸ...

My learning goals

improve conversation, poetry a plus

My favorite topics

religion, social justice, math and science

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Berkeley

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Portuguese

My learning goals

To be able to speak naturally in different languages and come...

My favorite topics

Sports, culture, music, philosphy, or anything for that matter. Like deeper conversations that enrich my understanding for life.

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is willing to be accomodating to varying levels in speaking and understanding and who may know more than 2 languages so they know the difficulty of picking up new languages

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Berkeley

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Thai

My favorite topics

An engineer working hard to get Master degree at UCB. It's exciting...

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone!

My learning goals

MAKE MORE FRIENDS!

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Berkeley

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My language exchange partner is

Any people which live in English speaken countries:...

My learning goals

To increase my level of conversational English

My favorite topics

Lifestyle, politics, movies, travelling, cultural life, food, technology, video games

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

Pass test/Study aboard/Make friends around the world...

My favorite topics

swimming/music/travel/✍️writing/Watch series (of American, Korean, China, Japan...

Ideal language community partner

Anyone who is good to chat with☺️

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

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Berkeley

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German

My favorite topics

About anything, food , hobbies ,life culture , love , fun , party...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friendly, cool , can spend time when you are free .. Jovial and easy going ,chatter box :D

My learning goals

To develop speaking in German .. To learn some diff German words and to correct my grammatical errors !!

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Berkeley

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Perfect language exchange partner

Friendly, understanding...

My learning goals

Cultural competency, new languages

My favorite topics

Culture, stories, food

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

Improving my spoken English...

My favorite topics

Everything

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who are patient and willing to help me

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Berkeley

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My favorite topics

History Technology and science Global Politics Anime DIY Looks...

My language exchange partner is

You!

My learning goals

Thai: I want to learn more language, learn about cultural norms, traditions, and pop culture. Hebrew: It's been a long time since I've spoken Hebrew and I am very rusty. I also want to refamiliarize myself with Israeli culture

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Grace uses Tandem to feel connected to the world.

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"I have never made so many friends so fast. It’s really fun having all these people to learn languages with."

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Berkeley

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Ideal language community partner

Someone friendly and observational who needs to practice English...

My learning goals

I hope to be able to get more in tune with the day-to-day ways that people speak in Madrid before going there for an internship this summer.

My favorite topics

I like to talk about the environment and global health, differences and similarities between different parts of the world, and learn about other people’s lives.

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Berkeley

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Thai

My learning goals

Become fluent in Thai in one yea...

My favorite topics

Traveling food photography startup business entrepreneurship technology cooking

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Like-minded entrepreneur who loves traveling, learning and exploring the tech world.

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Berkeley

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My favorite topics

Food, hobbies, animals, tv show...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who wants to have fun conversations and learn

My learning goals

Speak Spanish more fluently

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Berkeley

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I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who wants to learn with m...

My learning goals

I want to improve my English,and help others with Arabic

My favorite topics

Movies and cultures and traveling

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

Japanese: advanced speake...

My favorite topics

No romance please. I am looking for serious language exchange partner. 真面目な方と一緒に勉強したい

My language exchange partner is

Delicated. Consistent. Inspiring

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Berkeley

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Kazakh

My favorite topics

Technology, visual design, traditional Kazakh music, learning...

Ideal language community partner

Anyone who's into talking and learning a different language, which should cover everyone here

My learning goals

I want to improve my Kazakh to the point where I am able to have a conversation with native speakers.

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Berkeley

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

kind, friendly, warm-hearted, nic...

My learning goals

my vocabulary reaches -- 20,000 by this semester

My favorite topics

reading, literature, math, philosophy, cooking,travel comics(esp. one piece), sports(esp. shuttlecork, badminton, volleyball, long run) わたしは(労)ろうです。

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

Learning as much as i can...

My favorite topics

Anything

Perfect language exchange partner

Friendly

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Berkeley

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My favorite topics

Game, food, Die...

I want a conversation partner who is

Kind

My learning goals

To improve my language skills

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Berkeley

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Norwegian

My language exchange partner is

a good listener/compassionate and supportive person who also...

My learning goals

I want to practice speaking, improve my grammar and understanding of how to formulate sentences

My favorite topics

philosophy, feminism, books, movies, tv shows, politics

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

Improving my gramma...

My favorite topics

Art, music, books, film, philosophy, linguistics, languages

Ideal language community partner

Anyone into sharing rad music/art/etc!

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Berkeley

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My favorite topics

Viagens,música, arte, comida, psicanális...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Abertas para o mundo.

My learning goals

Improve my English.

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Berkeley

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Voyage aventure bateaux musiques art sport photographies

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Berkeley

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My learning goals

Greater speaking confidence, help with using vocabulary appropriately,...

My favorite topics

Culture, family, hobbies, movies, TV, travel, books

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who is passionate about learning and sharing language knowledge; someone who is patient with the many mistakes I’ll be making; someone who loves to ask questions

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 88 Spanish speakers in Berkeley looking to learn Spanish 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 Spanish language exchange in Berkeley?

In Berkeley there are 88 members ready to have a Spanish language exchange.

Are there other locations in United States other than Berkeley where I can find a Spanish language exchange partner?

You can also find a Spanish Tandem partner in <a href=/learn/spanish/clifton />Clifton, <a href=/learn/spanish/long-beach />Long Beach, and <a href=/learn/spanish/fort-worth />Fort Worth.

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 88 of them coming from Berkeley.