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Cape Town

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English

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Romanian

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Arabic

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Spanish

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Turkish

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Czech

My favorite topics

culture, language, nature, sunset. i travel for living, and i...

My language exchange partner is

who interested in deep conversation. please dont write me reference, i dont need those words

My learning goals

not limited in languages learning. my goal is to be tougher and stronger person, gain more experience of life, and explore so many abandoned islands

C.

C.

Cape Town

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English

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Afrikaans

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Xhosa

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Spanish

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German

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Korean

Ideal language community partner

Someone who understands that I can't be on my phone twenty four...

My learning goals

I want to become conversationally fluent in Korean by chatting with native speakers.

My favorite topics

K-dramas, books, everyday life

A.

A.

Cape Town

Fluent

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English

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Afrikaans

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Emoji

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French

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Japanese

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International Sign Language

My learning goals

To fluently read, write and speak the language of my choice...

My favorite topics

Sewing, animation, art, DnD, animals, books etc.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who likes all sorts of topics and enjoys discovering new things, places and people.

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N.

Cape Town

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Southern Ndebele

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English

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Zulu

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Spanish

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Portuguese

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Italian

My favorite topics

Anything interestin...

Perfect language exchange partner

Great sense of humour and welcoming

My learning goals

Learning a wide range of languages

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A.

Cape Town

Fluent

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Akan

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French

Emoji Flag

Emoji

LEARNS

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Chinese (Traditional)

English Flag

English

Italiano Flag

Italian

I want a conversation partner who is

Ouverte d'esprit, positif, Humble, Perfectionniste...

My learning goals

La Perfection.

My favorite topics

Tous types de sujets.

X.

X.

Cape Town

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Xhosa

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Afrikaans

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Southern Sotho

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English

My learning goals

Speak fluently in any language i want to learn or maybe able...

My favorite topics

Coding, environmental issues, history, science (physics, quantum mechanics, mechatronics), social issues.

My language exchange partner is

Are enthusiastic, love learning new things

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D.

Cape Town

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Fluent

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English

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Afrikaans

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French

Deutsch Flag

German

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Korean

My favorite topics

Culture , food , books , movies , art and a few other things...

Ideal language community partner

Anyone that's enthusiastic about learning a new language I suppose! Anyone is welcome though.

My learning goals

I wish to be able to have a conversation without many faults. That's it pretty much.

W.

W.

Cape Town

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Dutch

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French

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Kind, honest, open, fun, patient, interesting, friendly and lovin...

My learning goals

Speak new languages and meet new and exciting cultured people to grow my understanding of the world around me and to teach me about exploring different countries and travel destinations

My favorite topics

Travel, reading, spirituality, friendships, business, relationships, outdoor activities, sport, music, fun, entertainment

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J.

J.

Cape Town

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English

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German

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Dothraki

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Valyrian

My learning goals

I would like to improve my knowledge of German and learn phrases...

My favorite topics

I'm a physics and maths student and a climate activist. I've never been much of a language enthusiast but there is something about the German language that just draws me in. I can't get enough of it.

Perfect language exchange partner

People who aren't too shy to have actual audio and video conversations. I can write German reasonably well. I need speaking practice. Leuten, die nicht zu schüchtern sind zu telefonieren. Ich muss mein Gesprochenes Deutsch üben.

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M.

Cape Town

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Afrikaans

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English

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French

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Icelandic

My favorite topics

I enjoy reading, writing, art, learning languages and etymology....

I want a conversation partner who is

Kind, patient, open-minded, introverted.

My learning goals

I would like to become fluent in French, Korean and Russian. I am mostly-focused on French now (for university). I recently developed an interest in Icelandic.

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P.

Cape Town

Fluent

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Portuguese

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

Français Flag

French

Italiano Flag

Italian

My language exchange partner is

Where are them curious and talkative folks?...

My learning goals

I'd like to improve my poor Spanish and I can also help you with Portuguese and English :) I'm an experienced teacher - 10 years!

My favorite topics

Music, languages and learning random stuff ^^

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M.

Cape Town

Fluent

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English

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Tswana

isiZulu Flag

Zulu

LEARNS

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German

My learning goals

To speak fluent Deutsch would make for a great start.....

My favorite topics

Anything really, as long as it's interesting. Sport, Current Affairs, Books...

Ideal language community partner

Anyone committed to becoming fluent, easy going with a decent sense of humour...

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Cape Town

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Xhosa

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English

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

Français Flag

French

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Russian

My favorite topics

My hobbies are reading, dancing, listening to music. I'm passionate...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Patient, nice and helpful

My learning goals

To be able to communicate with other people who don't speak my native languages.

K.

K.

Cape Town

Fluent

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English

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isiXhosa Flag

Xhosa

العربية Flag

Arabic

Italiano Flag

Italian

Perfect language exchange partner

Anybody. Just don’t be dumb. Dumb people need to play games for...

My learning goals

I already play chess. Might as well get comfortable with a few languages.

My favorite topics

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K.

Cape Town

Fluent

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Afrikaans

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English

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Xhosa

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Dutch

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German

My learning goals

I want to be at an beginner to intermediate level in Dutch at...

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about sports, Physics (astronomy mostly) and Computer Science.

I want a conversation partner who is

A friendly and talkative person. A person that share most of my interests.

A.

A.

Cape Town

Fluent

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English

LEARNS

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Portuguese

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German

Nederlands Flag

Dutch

My favorite topics

I like spending time outdoors, fitness, always learning :-...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is chilled, fun and has patience. I'm just starting out :-)

My learning goals

I want to be able to hold a basic conversation :-)

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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J.

Cape Town

Fluent

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English

Afrikaans Flag

Afrikaans

Français Flag

French

LEARNS

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Greek

Ideal language community partner

Anyone willing to have a conversation and teach...

My learning goals

Improve my language skills.

My favorite topics

History. Languages. Travelling. Religion. Nature.

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S.

Cape Town

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English

LEARNS

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Korean

Español Flag

Spanish

Français Flag

French

My learning goals

To be fluent in writing and speakin...

My favorite topics

Mostly music books and nature and food mostly food over books

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is funny open minded and knows knows how to have a deep conversation when needed too and have endless conversations about food

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L.

Cape Town

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French

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English

LEARNS

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Southern Sotho

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German

isiXhosa Flag

Xhosa

My favorite topics

Je n'ai pas de sujet préféré, j'adore parler de tout ...

Perfect language exchange partner

Cette personne aime le bon vin et sortir de chez lui

My learning goals

Parfaire mon allemand et sotho

Y.

Y.

Cape Town

Fluent

English Flag

English

हिन्दी Flag

Hindi

LEARNS

Schwiizerdütsch Flag

Swiss German

Afrikaans Flag

Afrikaans

Deutsch Flag

German

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who not only helps me with the language but someone I...

My learning goals

Ability to communicate in day to day life

My favorite topics

Traveling, Music, Movies, History, Entrepreneurship

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A.

Cape Town

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Fluent

English Flag

English

Afrikaans Flag

Afrikaans

LEARNS

پښتو Flag

Pashto

нохчийн мотт Flag

Chechen

Deutsch Flag

German

My learning goals

I want to learn how to speak Russia...

My favorite topics

Food, Languages, Touring, hiking, cultures, history

My language exchange partner is

Females and males that speak Russian, Chechen, Spanish, English

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A.

Cape Town

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French

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German

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Italian

Türkçe Flag

Turkish

My favorite topics

Travelling, Makeup, decoration, cooking, movies, TVShows,.....

Ideal language community partner

I'd like to meet people who are funny, kind, respectful and open minded (and I’m not looking for someone to flirt with lol just in case) ☺️

My learning goals

I want to learn as much as possible!

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S.

Cape Town

Fluent

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Italiano Flag

Italian

עברית Flag

Hebrew

Deutsch Flag

German

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone friendly, looking to make friends, or just keen to chat...

My learning goals

I want to become more conversational in the languages I'm learning.

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about all sorts of things - movies, sports, current affairs, politics, history... Life in general.

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W.

Cape Town

Fluent

English Flag

English

chiShona Flag

Shona

Emoji Flag

Emoji

LEARNS

Français Flag

French

Español Flag

Spanish

My learning goals

To learn new culture and also to learn French...

My favorite topics

Literature like poems, novels and stories. I also like comic book based movies and music

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone and everyone who just likes to chat and have fun. Make jokes and talk about random stuff. I would also like to talk to a very talkative person. Some who is also very welcoming, friendly, Frank and not shy

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B.

Cape Town

NEW

Fluent

English Flag

English

Afrikaans Flag

Afrikaans

LEARNS

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Chinese (Simplified)

Italiano Flag

Italian

Español Flag

Spanish

My favorite topics

Life. Spirituality. Love...

I want a conversation partner who is

Everybody has there own uniqueness.

My learning goals

Expressiveness. Pronunciation. Fluency.

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L.

Cape Town

Fluent

Schwiizerdütsch Flag

Swiss German

Deutsch Flag

German

LEARNS

English Flag

English

Français Flag

French

Italiano Flag

Italian

My language exchange partner is

Anyone who likes to learn/teach a language and who's not interested...

My learning goals

Everything and anything :)

My favorite topics

Video games, Animes, Motorbikes, Harry Potter, ...

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V.

Cape Town

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Fluent

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

English Flag

English

Emoji Flag

Emoji

LEARNS

Español Flag

Spanish

Français Flag

French

My learning goals

Fluent my english and improve Spanish...

My favorite topics

#Native Chinese #English teacher #Traveller #Foodie

Ideal language community partner

People who travels a lot, speaks fluent English or Spanish.

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N.

Cape Town

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العربية Flag

Arabic

English Flag

English

LEARNS

한국어 Flag

Korean

日本語 Flag

Japanese

Español Flag

Spanish

My favorite topics

Series/shows/dramas/movies ,Languages , Music , Scienc...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A kind ,talkative person that would share my interests and communicate with me often

My learning goals

•Become intermediate in Spanish •Be confident in writing and communicating in Korean

C.

C.

Cape Town

Fluent

Afrikaans Flag

Afrikaans

English Flag

English

LEARNS

中文 (繁體) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

Français Flag

French

Deutsch Flag

German

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who has a good sense of humor and is enjoyable to learn...

My learning goals

I want to be able to learn the basics of Mandarin.

My favorite topics

Music, Eastern Philosophy, Fitness

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U.

Cape Town

Fluent

English Flag

English

isiZulu Flag

Zulu

LEARNS

中文 (简体) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

한국어 Flag

Korean

Français Flag

French

My learning goals

improve my spoken mandarin, begin to learn basic korean and french...

My favorite topics

music, movies, photography, literature, art !

I want a conversation partner who is

just be friendly and chill, I’d like to make some friends, or at least close acquaintances lgbt welcome

Looking for a Tandem conversation partner in Cape Town?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 172 speakers in Cape Town 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 Cape Town?

There are 172 members in Cape Town on Tandem.

Which other locations in South Africa other than Cape Town are available for language exchange on Tandem?

Tandem is also available in locations such as <a href=/language-exchange/south-africa/johannesburg />Johannesburg, <a href=/language-exchange/south-africa/pretoria />Pretoria, and <a href=/language-exchange/south-africa/sandton />Sandton.

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 172 do it in Cape Town.