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Language exchange in Waterloo

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Xiao

Xiao

Waterloo

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English

Bengali Flag

Bengali

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Hindi

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Chinese (Simplified)

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French

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Arabic

My favorite topics

Books, Travel, History, Scienc...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is patient at teaching, and strict at correcting.

My learning goals

Practice speaking.

Kunal

Kunal

Waterloo

SPEAKS

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English

Hindi Flag

Hindi

Marathi Flag

Marathi

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Tagalog, Filipino

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American Sign Language

Japanese Flag

Japanese

Ideal language community partner

Everyone!...

My learning goals

Learning a new language enough to converse and understand the tv shows

My favorite topics

Culture, film, anime, food, travel, philosophy, sports

Matt

Matt

Waterloo

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English

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Chinese (Traditional) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

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French

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German

Spanish Flag

Spanish

My learning goals

Spanish French German...

My favorite topics

Dates language making new friends Travel College

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Outgoing Fun Love to travel College students

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Maya

Maya

Waterloo

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

French Flag

French

LEARNS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Bengali Flag

Bengali

Dutch Flag

Dutch

My favorite topics

Art (drawing), music, discovering different cultures, Bollywood,...

Perfect language exchange partner

Friendly, helpful, patient, common interests :)

My learning goals

I would like to have a fluent conversation with a spanish speaking person and practice my Dutch (:

Denis

Denis

Waterloo

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English Flag

English

Hindi Flag

Hindi

LEARNS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

German Flag

German

I want a conversation partner who is

Similar interests and content and positiv...

My learning goals

Conversations with others around the world

My favorite topics

Design, music, tiny houses, minimalism, personal science

Loulou

Loulou

Waterloo

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French

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English Flag

English

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Greek Flag

Greek

My learning goals

Avancer dans la langue que je veux pratiqué...

My favorite topics

Sur les passions des autres,...

My language exchange partner is

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Julia

Julia

Waterloo

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English

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French Flag

French

Korean Flag

Korean

Arabic Flag

Arabic

My favorite topics

marvel movies, kdramas, kpop, food, music, youtube, photograph...

Ideal language community partner

friendly, encouraging, and easy to talk to! also I'd love to meet people who want to be long-term friends :)

My learning goals

learn to speak french and korean fluently!

Mabel

Mabel

Waterloo

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

Chinese (Cantonese) Flag

Cantonese

LEARNS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Chinese (Traditional) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

French Flag

French

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A friendly, open-minded, fun person! If you can teach others...

My learning goals

Since I want to travel to other countries, I want to learn Mandarin and Spanish, enough to be able to have a conversation. I also want to improve on my French skills (writing and speaking).

My favorite topics

Lifestyle- love to travel, so I would love to hear about your country. School- if you are still attending Shows- anime, Chinese dramas, Kdramas etc.

chiara

chiara

Waterloo

SPEAKS

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French

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Dutch Flag

Dutch

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Italian Flag

Italian

My learning goals

To speak a language correctl...

My favorite topics

Music, reading and going out with friends

Perfect language exchange partner

People with who i can have an interesting conversation and learning something from them

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Hansen

Hansen

Waterloo

SPEAKS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Chinese Sign Language Flag

Chinese Sign Language

LEARNS

English Flag

English

Chinese (Cantonese) Flag

Cantonese

French Flag

French

My favorite topics

Science,technology,IT,society,busines...

I want a conversation partner who is

Friendly people all around the world

My learning goals

I can communicate with other people with English fluently

Bai

Bai

Waterloo

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Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

English Flag

English

LEARNS

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Spanish

French Flag

French

My language exchange partner is

Patient enough to hear m...

My learning goals

Being able to communicate with people in daily life

My favorite topics

anime, video games (especially silent hill series), pili drama, and handcrafts

Eli

Eli

Waterloo

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Persian

Turkish Flag

Turkish

LEARNS

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English

My learning goals

Correcting my mistakes in english speaking...

My favorite topics

English speaking Student life Cultures

Ideal language community partner

A lady in his 30s. Preferred to live in canada.

Jun

Jun uses Tandem to improve his English speaking and listening skills.

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"One of the reasons I’ve struggled to stay engaged in practicing languages is a lack of being able to talk to native speakers, so this app is a lifesaver."

Maia

Maia

Waterloo

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English

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Korean

My favorite topics

Music, art, food, movies, anythin...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Happy, calm, excited to talk

My learning goals

Learn another language, and make some friends

Emma

Emma

Waterloo

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

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Spanish

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone who wants to make a friend and share music, shows, and...

My learning goals

I want to be able to talk to native speakers when I travel!

My favorite topics

Music, art, pets, writing, travel

Meggy

Meggy

Waterloo

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French

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Russian Flag

Russian

My learning goals

Уметь общаться на русском языке без особых затруднений. Это вопрос...

My favorite topics

Из всего и ничего! Разговаривайте о вещах, изучая русский язык, а также узнавая друг друга, создавая ссылки.

I want a conversation partner who is

Не совсем, нужно все, чтобы создать мир :)

Claire

Claire

Waterloo

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English

LEARNS

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American Sign Language

French Flag

French

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German

My favorite topics

Art, music, social science, animals, natur...

My language exchange partner is

Friends my age who are learning the same languages as me or who just want to talk and learn together!

My learning goals

Get better at language I’m learning and improve skills

Cindy

Cindy

Waterloo

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Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

English Flag

English

LEARNS

German Flag

German

Ideal language community partner

Love to share their stories...

My learning goals

Fluent in English and German

My favorite topics

Travelling ,Playing Board games, Cooking

Juliette

Juliette

Waterloo

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French

English Flag

English

LEARNS

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Korean

My learning goals

I would like first to learn correctly the grammar, then succeed...

My favorite topics

Movies, music, dance, arts, games, books,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who have lot of interest and with whom I can speak of everything. Someone from whom I can learn, develop my general knowledge and with whom I can share things !

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Lucia

Lucia

Waterloo

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Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

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Thai Flag

Thai

Italian Flag

Italian

English Flag

English

My favorite topics

Dance, Sports, photography, books, trave...

Perfect language exchange partner

Nice and polite

My learning goals

Improve my English, learn more Italian

Jessica

Jessica

Waterloo

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

British Sign Language Flag

British Sign Language

I want a conversation partner who is

Me gusta hablar con las personas interesa en ayudar mi con español....

My learning goals

Me gustaría ser fluido en español o hablar español bien porque voy a ir a España mucha para mis vacaciones.

My favorite topics

Me gusta las películas, la comida y hablar sobre todos las cosas.

Véronique

Véronique

Waterloo

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Flag

French

American Sign Language Flag

American Sign Language

My learning goals

I'd like to be able to speak and have lasting friendships with...

My favorite topics

I love talking about art and food!

My language exchange partner is

A person who is willing to be patient with me

William

William

Waterloo

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Russian Flag

Russian

My favorite topics

Travel, art, culture, flying...

Ideal language community partner

Fun, easy going, and interesting people

My learning goals

Fluent in Russian and Chinese

Osman

Osman

Waterloo

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Turkish Flag

Turkish

LEARNS

English Flag

English

French Flag

French

Polish Flag

Polish

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I just would like to be a friend to someon...

My learning goals

I would like to improve my English

My favorite topics

IT & Engineering

Nas

Nas

Waterloo

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SPEAKS

Turkish Flag

Turkish

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Japanese Flag

Japanese

Chinese (Traditional) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

My learning goals

Possible advanced levels for proposed language...

My favorite topics

Life,sport,movie etc

Perfect language exchange partner

Funny, sportive, smart

Alex

Alex

Waterloo

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Spanish Flag

Spanish

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Flag

French

Portuguese Flag

Portuguese

My favorite topics

Languages, Music, Social Media, Movies, Fashion etc....

I want a conversation partner who is

Open minded people, I’m open to talk to anyone

My learning goals

Become fluent in a different language and make new international friends

Sidong

Sidong

Waterloo

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English

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

LEARNS

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Cantonese

My language exchange partner is

Open-minded, intellectual, conscientiou...

My learning goals

Be able to understand in Cantonese, then maybe converse.

My favorite topics

I'm studying psychotherapy master 心理治疗硕士 in Canada. My English is fluent and has little accent. Some of my hobbies: Asian food, singing, guitar, gym, swimming, telling bad jokes, reading, and meditation. I'm spiritual and adventurous.

Parvaneh

Parvaneh

Waterloo

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Persian

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English

My learning goals

Improving my English speaking skill...

My favorite topics

Culture, religion, countries, people's interests, daily life, and so on.

Ideal language community partner

Curious people who are passionate to learn and know more and more about everything

zekri

zekri

Waterloo

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Arabic Flag

Arabic

French Flag

French

LEARNS

English Flag

English

German Flag

German

My favorite topics

Santé, culture, cuisine, musique, sport, voyage...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

une personne sympa ouverte d esprit cultivée Et qui aime le partage

My learning goals

améliorer une langue, faire de nouvelles connaissances, enrichir ma culture

Karrar

Karrar

Waterloo

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SPEAKS

French Flag

French

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Japanese Flag

Japanese

Perfect language exchange partner

Curiosity, yet maybe mystery...

My learning goals

Learn to communicate, exchange ideas, discover culture, and more!

My favorite topics

Culture, Travels, Technology, ...

Daniel

Daniel

Waterloo

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Flag

French

British Sign Language Flag

British Sign Language

My learning goals

My goal is to get a good grade in my A Level to get into university....

My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing music and film (especially Disney!) as well as sharing jokes! I’m studying french for my A Level (similar to the french ‘baccalauréat’) and would love to discuss anything relevant to it! ;)

I want a conversation partner who is

My ideal Tandem partner would be helpful, funny and kind and enjoy talking about things I enjoy! They would also need to be good at correcting my grammar !

Looking for a Tandem conversation partner in Waterloo?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 101 speakers in Waterloo looking to learn together. Download the Tandem app for free to start practicing languages with locals!

Frequent City Questions

How many people are available for language exchange in Waterloo?

There are 101 members in Waterloo on Tandem.

Which other locations in Belgium other than Waterloo are available for language exchange on Tandem?

Tandem is also available in locations such as Hasselt, Lommel, and La Louviere.

What is Tandem and what is language exchange?

Tandem is the language learning app where millions of people teach each other. More than 500,000 people visit Tandem each month and 101 do it in Waterloo.