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I really like drawing, photography, watching horror movies, listening...

My language exchange partner is

No one is perfect, but if I had to choose then maybe someone who can constantly remind me to study words/sentences, won't get mad if I mess up, and will stick with me till the end.

My learning goals

I want to learn these languages too communicate better with my friends and family who speak those languages. I want to be able to know what I hear and what to say.

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Rochester

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Ideal language community partner

Someone nice and friendl...

My learning goals

Making new friends

My favorite topics

I like to talk about food, traveling, movies, sports literally anything

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J.

Rochester

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My learning goals

Maintaining my stronger languages and getting my questions answered...

My favorite topics

I like music, playing instruments, reality tv, learning languages, linguistics, geography, psychology, and cultural learning. I’m a Bilingual SLP which means I teach little children to communicate. I’m an ENFP and want to move to Europe someday!

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I’m currently focusing on Hungarian, ASL, and Hebrew. Unfortunately, I don’t have time to respond to everyone, so I try to find people with similar interests, language level and goals.

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Rochester

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My favorite topics

Anime, Sports, Music, Food, Culture relations...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone adventurous and willing to learn new things constantly. Also someone who loves to travel and gain knowledge on other cultures.

My learning goals

I want to learn a new language. I want to learn more about others. I want to be able to travel with someone and make as many foreign friends as possible.

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I want a conversation partner who is

somone who is open minded and enjoys weird and deep discussion...

My learning goals

I would love to learn how to get out of my shell more and perhaps something new from people.

My favorite topics

Astrology, occult, paranormal things, anime, manga, languages, cultures, books, movies, art, history, politics, religion, space, nature and animals...really anything lmao

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Rochester

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My learning goals

Speaking fluentl...

My favorite topics

Anything! But I am not looking for a relationship here.

My language exchange partner is

patient, respectful

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Z.

Rochester

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My favorite topics

Food, television shows, camping, mechanical desig...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who wants to be friends offline and meet in the real world.

My learning goals

Improve Chinese, learn Japanese

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M.

Rochester

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

I want to practice my French and Spanish with people. I am currently...

My learning goals

1. Learn language 2. Meet new and interesting people 3. Have meaningful conversations

My favorite topics

I love movies, music, and speaking with friendly individuals.

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Rochester

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My learning goals

Learn how to converse in Japanese. Though I am taking classes...

My favorite topics

Food and drinks Traveling Sciences: brain and cognitive sciences! Art and crafts Figure skating

Perfect language exchange partner

Who generally has a positive attitude towards life and live arts and traveling. People who has interest in brain and cognitive sciences.

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Y.

Rochester

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My favorite topics

Life, food, travel, music, cats, art, science!...

I want a conversation partner who is

Nice, easy going, helpful, patient and fun!

My learning goals

To become fluent in Japanese ( ^ω^ )

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Rochester

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My language exchange partner is

Friendly and ope...

My learning goals

Make new friends and improve my languages skills

My favorite topics

Physics major, into art and tennis for the most part. Poetry is also a fun new hobby

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Rochester

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My learning goals

To be fluent in Korean French and spanis...

My favorite topics

Food,clothes,culture

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is willing to help and learn

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My favorite topics

Culture, Food, Experience, Nutritio...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is good at keeping up conversation and has similar interest, someone who is not afraid to correct my grammar. I like have deep and intelligent conversations in English or Spanish.

My learning goals

Fluency, I am studying to become a medical interpreter, so learning a lot of medical vocabulary. I also want to learn Portuguese and the pronunciation, as well some Mandarin.

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Rochester

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Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who will send my a lot of voice notes and have good explanation...

My learning goals

Learn more french

My favorite topics

I would like to work on my pronunciation in French as well as learn conjugation.

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Rochester

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My learning goals

Another language so I can make friends with people in other countries!...

My favorite topics

Music, movies, hobbies/things I like to do

I want a conversation partner who is

Funny and interesting. Kind and fun.

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Rochester

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My favorite topics

Movies/Television, Writing/Reading, Life, New thing...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is open-minded, patient, and easy going

My learning goals

An increased fluency in the language(s) I’m learning

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Ideal language community partner

Funny, patient, kind, and interestin...

My learning goals

Fluency and efficiency

My favorite topics

Music, piano, singing, biking

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Rochester

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My learning goals

let's talk...

My favorite topics

Travelling,swimming,movies,music

Ideal conversation exchange partner

kind,interesting,open-minded

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Rochester

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My favorite topics

Everything from history and mythology, to great books and science...

Perfect language exchange partner

Patient, encouraging, willing to spend even just a few minutes if that is all we have.

My learning goals

I would love to be fluent or near so in a year.

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I want a conversation partner who is

Open and talkative dud...

My learning goals

Practice my English and Germany

My favorite topics

Car, running, sneaker, life

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Rochester

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My learning goals

Have a nice fluent conversatio...

My favorite topics

Travel, pop culture, writing.

My language exchange partner is

Cultured yet relaxed

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Rochester

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Japanese

My favorite topics

Video games, movies, technology, photography, travel, current...

Ideal language community partner

Anyone who is also excited about learning another language.

My learning goals

I want to improve my grammar and vocabulary, and be able to understand Japanese at a conversational speed.

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Rochester

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Kind perso...

My learning goals

Learn about other people

My favorite topics

187cm (6"2') Korean Looking for friend or ! I'm open-minded to almost everything and respectful of other people's life and choice. I always try to be kind and thinking about other person's feelings first. And i'm shy at first but fun and jokey after.

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Rochester

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My learning goals

I would like to work on speaking and understanding Korean mainly...

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about books, movies, and food!

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who does not mind talking about everyday issues..

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Rochester

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My favorite topics

food,fashion ,song,travel,idol...

I want a conversation partner who is

Want to make friends from different countries, are learning Korean, like to watch Han Zong, the next step is to learn Japanese.

My learning goals

Hope to use Korean daily dialogue,English is not very good either. Enhance English!

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Rochester

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My language exchange partner is

Open-minded and patient...

My learning goals

To practice my native language -mandarin-, I don't get the opportunity to use it often enough and I have lost both vocabulary and fluency.

My favorite topics

I'm a researcher, so any random nerdy topic can draw my attention. I like reading historical fiction and watch sci-fi movies. I also enjoy playing boardgames and computers games.

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Rochester

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I want to improve my language skills and hopefully, make new...

My favorite topics

Food Music (EDM, Pop, Rock, Dance) Films (Thriller, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi) History Theater Gaming Dogs Tarot Travel ✈️

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is friendly, open minded and patient.

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Rochester

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My favorite topics

German, korean, politics, the environment, running, school, music...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who knows German. (Or Korean/Italian). Or anyone who'd like to chat

My learning goals

Ich spreche schon ein bisschen Deutsch, weil es ich lerne Deutsch im Schule. I'm also Korean-American, so I understand a little Korean. But I'd like to comprehend and speak German and Korean much better. Open to other languages as well!

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Rochester

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Perfect language exchange partner

Funny,adventurous,kind...

My learning goals

To be as fluent as possible

My favorite topics

Every day life ,Instagram

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Rochester

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Practice conversations in German and Spanis...

My favorite topics

Sports,Video Games,History,Programming,Politics. I also am open to exploring new topics.

I want a conversation partner who is

I would like to expand my german vocabulary and grammar. I also recently started to learn spanish

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 108 Japanese speakers in Rochester looking to learn Japanese 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 Japanese language exchange in Rochester?

In Rochester there are 108 members ready to have a Japanese language exchange.

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

You can also find a Japanese Tandem partner in <a href=/learn/japanese/tempe />Tempe, <a href=/learn/japanese/tucson />Tucson, and <a href=/learn/japanese/greensboro />Greensboro.

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 108 of them coming from Rochester.