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Languages, travel, photography, technology, green energies, biomaterials,...

My language exchange partner is

I'd love to talk to someone who loves to travel, interested in learning not only about a language but culture and other topics. (To everyone basically) Feel free to talk!

My learning goals

Practice different languages and learn about other cultures.

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Je ne sais pas vraiment car je suis vraiment ouverte à tous....

My learning goals

C’est juste une passion que j’ai maintenant et qui me pousse à apprendre les mots et phrases dans une autre langue que la mienne à laquelle j’ai un fort intérêt.

My favorite topics

Les sujets dont j’aime beaucoup parler sont l’art, la danse classique (ou aussi les danses classiques), les langues en général, les cultures des peuples, la géographie, etc. Je suis prête et ouverte à parler de beaucoup de choses différentes.

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My learning goals

Learn some language, make some friend...

My favorite topics

Traveling, sports, technology

Ideal conversation exchange partner

People who like to have fun, travelling, sports

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Like talking about adventure and movies and vacation conversation...

Perfect language exchange partner

Hummmmm I believe such is life and life is very short., as long as he got good heart and caring God fearing person

My learning goals

To be with the right channel

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Someone serious about languages onl...

My learning goals

Having more courage to just speak/write

My favorite topics

Food, filmmaking, k-dramas, languages, cultures, music

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Improve my language skills, while helping others...

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I enjoy writing poems and short stories. Other hobbies: music, science, learning other cultures, politics.

My language exchange partner is

Passionate people who'd love to have a stimulating chat. Especially anyone with interest in learning more about spanish :)

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I enjoy talking about architecture, video games, travel/cultures,...

Ideal language community partner

My perfect tandem buddy would be someone I'd learn alot from to the point that we can talk and discuss in the language we are learning and make a personal connection with through that :)

My learning goals

I would like to learn a new language and make a friend

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Someone lives in Chicago. Because I may go to chicago for master...

My learning goals

Meet some people who can have voice call with me in chinese or English.

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Student,major in law.Just a big boy.Talk to me casually ~ Basketball,big fan to nba,sports,movie and music!A crazy man about shoes...I got more than 30 basketball shoes in my room...lately I am watching tgt,I like cars,too. I'm in Chongqing.你好nihao!

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My learning goals

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My favorite topics

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Perfect language exchange partner

Extrovert Friendly Geeky Outgoing Adventurous

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Exploring the World and Learning Languages! ✈️, Political Science...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who loves the world, loves exploring, and someone who is open to all kinds of new people and experiences

My learning goals

Hope to learn more of the other languages I'm learning, and would love to help others with their English and French!

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People interested in improving their English and Spanish skills,...

My learning goals

Improve my language skills

My favorite topics

Swiming, jogging, reading, working out and meeting new people. IG. @gabe.spindler

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Basic conversation in Frenc...

My favorite topics

movies, music, books, sports, football, travel

Ideal language community partner

Anybody who's humble and open to new experiences.

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Open minded and interesting people

My learning goals

Meet some interesting ppl and get to know different cultures

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Funny, patient, and friendl...

My learning goals

Improve my language skills and meet some amazing people

My favorite topics

Travel, food, bicycling, piano.... INSTAGRAM: Verabriseis ❣️

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My learning goals

Improve my English. Learn polish...

My favorite topics

Psychology, Yoga, meditation, music, astronomy

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Anyone who is interested in helping!

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Somebody willing to share their personal stories or talk about social issues with lots of sass! (Well maybe... up to you.)

My learning goals

I really just want to learn about people's experiences in or outside their culture. Language is a good bonus, though!

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Kai uses Tandem to share their culture with other members.

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“I love Tandem Pro. When I’m taking a trip to a new place, I always check out the “Travel” section to see if there is anyone who looks interesting there. It’s like having a local guide who teaches you a bit of their language!”

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Anyone with enthusiasm to learn a new language...

My learning goals

Mastering the basics in at least 5 languages

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science, history, soccer, photography, tennis, tv, books

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I want to be more comfortable with speaking with someone and...

My favorite topics

I love discussion about music, food, and travel.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

The perfect tandem buddy would be willing to converse with me about anything and help me learn not only the language but introduce me to the culture as well

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Perfect language exchange partner

someone who has good ethics regardless their religion.

My learning goals

Every country has their cultural tradion in their language.So! I might be able to discover new nations without traveling.God is dead but I’m young enough to experience new things

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Inteligentes divertidos mente abiert...

My learning goals

Dominar el idioma mejorar pronunciación y audición

My favorite topics

Trabajo música amigos fiestas lugares

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My learning goals

Fluency! Holding a conversation, humor and colloquial language...

My favorite topics

looking for someone to talk with regularly. Above all I like to laugh. I like travel, rock climbing, camping and music.

My language exchange partner is

Im looking for someone to do audio messages regularly! Je suis à la recherche de quelqu’un avec qui je peux parler régulièrement ! ¡Quiero compartir algunos mensajes de audio con frecuencia!

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Movies, Dance, travel, sport...

Ideal language community partner

Someone fun to have a nice conversation

My learning goals

Learn French, German and also improve my English

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Someone who is patient and understands that it takes time and...

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I want to improve my grasp on fluency in foreign languages, specifically with using nuanced, regular language as well as a formal understanding of grammar and vocabulary. I want to speak as people do on a daily basis, as well as understand.

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Science, engineering, medicine, technology, politics, ethics, debate, languages, culture, going out, relationships

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Build strong relationships and practice languages. I'm looking...

My favorite topics

Film 映画, animationアニメーション, drawingドローイング, photography撮影, music音楽, video gamesビディオゲーム

Perfect language exchange partner

Replies regularly, similar interests, helpful. We can share our favorite things, our daily life, our troubles, and talk about meaningful things.

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Interesting, quick witted, sincere

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Meet new people and learn

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It's not Tinder, it's Tandem....

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Improving colloquial expressions.

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Chicago. Music. Movies. TV show Geology. YouTube Video, Tarot, stitching.

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Biking, Music, urban gardening, The Sims, Sim City, movies, Netflix, and culture.

Ideal language community partner

Someone from a different country who wants to make friends.

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friendly I guess? Lol

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Idk

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Natural pronunciation, conversational fluency, vocabulary expansion

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I like talking about food, music, art, biology, sociology, and movies.

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I like talking about languages, food, culture, and entertainment. Music is my favorite subject.

I want a conversation partner who is

I need someone who will talk to me for at least 30 minutes in Spanish everyday, and in return I will talk to them in English

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 735 Dutch speakers in Chicago looking to learn Dutch 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 Dutch language exchange in Chicago?

In Chicago there are 735 members ready to have a Dutch language exchange.

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

You can also find a Dutch Tandem partner in <a href=/learn/dutch/fremont />Fremont, <a href=/learn/dutch/oakland />Oakland, and <a href=/learn/dutch/piscataway-township />Piscataway Township.

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 735 of them coming from Chicago.