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Ashley

Ashley

Bloomington

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French

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My favorite topics

I'm down to talk about virtually everything, including politics,...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who has a variety of interests and is great with grammar. I prefer to speak each language that I learn as well as I can, so please correct my small grammar mistakes.

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak fluently with my clients well enough to be able to provide them with appropriate care. When I get licensed, I will get proper certification, but that is not an option for me right now.

Aiko

Aiko

Bloomington

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English

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Japanese

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Vietnamese

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Spanish

Ideal language community partner

Anyone that is native in the languages I'm learning! Also anyone...

My learning goals

日本人のようにペラペラになりたいです! And to pick up a couple of new languages

My favorite topics

Currently studying programming. I like gaming, culture, food, R&B music, Netflix and fashion. I'm ハーフ

Christopher

Christopher

Bloomington

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English

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German

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Italian

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Japanese

My learning goals

i want to learn japanese, german, and italia...

My favorite topics

science, politics, finance, sports, music

Ideal conversation exchange partner

open minded and friendly. someone whos not afraid to fail

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Kate

Kate

Bloomington

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English

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Spanish

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Portuguese

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Russian

My favorite topics

Ideas, psychology, philosophy, Sports, gym, language, cultur...

Perfect language exchange partner

Interesting people or weird people. People who like to discuss ideas.

My learning goals

Spanish- Maintain my level of fluency and learn high level vocabulary and idioms. Portuguese- Practice basic conversation.

Luke

Luke

Bloomington

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English

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Dutch

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German

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Mongolian

I want a conversation partner who is

Jemand, der sich einfach gerne auf neue Erfahrungen einlässt...

My learning goals

Hörverstehen üben und verbessern. Ich würde auch gern fließender und leichter reden können.

My favorite topics

Lesen, Natur, Reisen, Soziologie, Kochen, Quatschen, Politik, Strand, Auswandern, Sprachen, Filme, Theater, Videospiele, Feiern, Meditation, Laufen, Joggen

Alyssa

Alyssa

Bloomington

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Spanish

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French

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Arabic

My learning goals

Be more proficient in French....

My favorite topics

I love diving, listening to all sorts of music and learning about different cultures. I love sports and watching soccer. I'm interested in art and film as well.

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is nice and easy going

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Rolando

Rolando

Bloomington

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English

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Japanese

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Spanish

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Esperanto

My favorite topics

Movies, games, anime, comics, science and technolog...

Ideal language community partner

Funny, paitent and flexible

My learning goals

To be able to converse interchangeably in my native and secondary languages.

Alyssa

Alyssa

Bloomington

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English

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Italian

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Swedish

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Hawaiian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

The perfect person would just be someone who wants to talk and...

My learning goals

I hope to meet new people and improve on learning new languages.

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about Disney, animals, nature, traveling, exploring, music, family, dancing, musicals, psychology, and photography.

Lanya

Lanya

Bloomington

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English

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Spanish

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Korean

My learning goals

I want to feel confident in speaking korean before travel and...

My favorite topics

Dance, singing, Coffee, music, photography, traveling, university life, and plenty of other things you can think of like matcha green tea icecream, movies, and other things

Perfect language exchange partner

Very funny & outgoing, likes to talk a lot about a lot of different things and likes any sort of music

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Xin

Xin

Bloomington

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Malay

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Korean

My favorite topics

Food, music, art, travel and more...

I want a conversation partner who is

Friendly, kind, polite, respectful

My learning goals

Improve my Korean language skills

Vera

Vera

Bloomington

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

My language exchange partner is

Patient and kind people,if you want to learn Chinese and Chinese...

My learning goals

Practice my English chatting skills and make more friends around the world

My favorite topics

I am interested in programming, traveling , multi cultural and reading function novels.

Dayjah

Dayjah

Bloomington

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English

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Spanish

My learning goals

Practice & Fluency in Spanish; Meet people from other countries...

My favorite topics

Spanish, Fashion, Music, Television/Netflix, Reading, School

Ideal language community partner

Someone who understands I am learning and not at all fluent. I’m open to trying though if you’re patient.

Aria

Aria uses Tandem in preparation for her student exchange program.

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"​​I've been using this app for years! Before Tandem, I could barely even string a sentence together in French and now I can speak it without even thinking!"

Maggie

Maggie

Bloomington

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English

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Korean

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Spanish

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Japanese

My favorite topics

music , fashion, photography , movies , reading , travel ✈️,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

English learner who speaks Spanish/Korean ☺️ Correct me a lot and help me speak like a native! P.S. Please don't get mad if I don't reply fast

My learning goals

Quiero mejorar mi español, 그리고 한국어를 더 배우고 싶어요!! ☺️

Mitchell

Mitchell

Bloomington

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English

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Spanish

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is excited to learn and teach...

My learning goals

I would love to increase my ability in speaking and writing Spanish.

My favorite topics

Reading, writing, film, music

Filip

Filip

Bloomington

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English

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Polish

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German

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Bosnian

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Croatian

My learning goals

Meet people of any country, but particularly looking to learn...

My favorite topics

Classical music, Slavic languages and culture, any kind of fun random chat. Moving to Austria from the US soon.

I want a conversation partner who is

Outgoing, friendly, humorous people from all over.

Lee

Lee

Bloomington

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English

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Dutch

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French

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Icelandic

My favorite topics

everythin...

My language exchange partner is

anyone interested in language learning

My learning goals

I want to improve my skills in various languages

Misty

Misty

Bloomington

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English

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Latin

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Italian

Ideal language community partner

Very knowledgeable/analytical about their native language and...

My learning goals

To become quicker and more natural/less hesitant at speaking and more fluent, to vastly expand my vocabulary, to speak more like a native speaker, to listen with grader comprehension (Since I may be expat-ing in the country)

My favorite topics

News/current events, culture, languages/linguistics, classical civilization, space, aviation, religion, blindness/disability issues. Twitter: @AuroraNebulosa

Lexus

Lexus

Bloomington

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English

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My learning goals

To speak french fluently...

My favorite topics

Writing, France, Music, culture. I love talking about history and science. :)

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friendly, knows french, is helpful. Open minded.

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Luis

Luis

Bloomington

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Spanish

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English

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French

My favorite topics

Principalmente las Matemáticas, pero me encanta leer, visitar...

Perfect language exchange partner

Una persona que me hable de su país y su cultura.

My learning goals

Soy principiante en Francés. Me gustaría aprender el idioma.

Philip

Philip

Bloomington

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English

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Esperanto

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American Sign Language

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Spanish

I want a conversation partner who is

I want to talk with someone to help improve my Spanish and I...

My learning goals

Learn Latin American Spanish to hold a 10 minute conversation without reverting to English.

My favorite topics

I teach high school math and enjoy taking about education, yarncrafting, and my family.

Janahan

Janahan

Bloomington

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English

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Spanish

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German

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Tamil

My learning goals

Local slan...

My favorite topics

Different cultures

My language exchange partner is

Open minded

Noah

Noah

Bloomington

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English

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Spanish

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Russian

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Kazakh

My favorite topics

I enjoy running, rock climbing and reading. I love exploring...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who likes talking with me and isn't afraid of making mistakes or correcting me when I make mistakes.

My learning goals

I would like to visit family in Russia and converse entirely in Russian with them.

Ying

Ying

Bloomington

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Cantonese

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English

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French

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Outgoin...

My learning goals

Be able to speak French fluently

My favorite topics

Extreme sports, like bungee jumping, skiing

Oscar

Oscar

Bloomington

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English

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Spanish

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Chinese (Traditional)

My learning goals

Go to Vietnam and teach English and that way already know Vietnamese....

My favorite topics

Soccer Politics Food Travel Sports Pets Movies

Perfect language exchange partner

Outgoing Extrovert loves to travel university student

Rayna

Rayna

Bloomington

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

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German

My favorite topics

Dance Workout Trave...

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone

My learning goals

Wanna learn German(I am German beginner)

Devin

Devin

Bloomington

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English

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German

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French

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Italian

My language exchange partner is

Someone with a great sense of humor, but also can have deep conversatio...

My learning goals

I want to have an advanced understanding of as many languages as I can

My favorite topics

I'm big on learning so I love to discuss anything

Fosia

Fosia

Bloomington

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English

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Korean

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak basic Korean and be able to write...

My favorite topics

I enjoy reading/writing. I also enjoy listening and talking about different genres of music. And I love mystery shows/movies.

Ideal language community partner

Someone who will help me improve my Korean speaking skills and will be excited to study together!

Emily

Emily

Bloomington

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English

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French

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Italian

My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing music and cultures of my country and other...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Understanding, funny, and nice to talk to.

My learning goals

To be more fluent and learn a lot more than in a classroom.

Nathanael

Nathanael

Bloomington

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English

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Italian

Perfect language exchange partner

Voglio parlare con le persone che sono interessati a imparare...

My learning goals

Vorrei essere meglio ad l’italiano e parlare più velocemente. Insegnami un po’ di slang!

My favorite topics

Viaggi, Tecnologia, e le moto

Eric

Eric

Bloomington

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English

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Emoji

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German

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Russian

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Spanish

My learning goals

Better vocabulary, better grasp on grammar, more confidence is...

My favorite topics

History, Politics, Video Games, Linguistics

I want a conversation partner who is

Native speakers and anyone who wants to learn something about English! If you only want to practice your English with me that’s fine too.

Looking for a Tandem conversation partner in Bloomington?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 86 speakers in Bloomington 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 Bloomington?

There are 86 members in Bloomington on Tandem.

Which other locations in United States other than Bloomington are available for language exchange on Tandem?

Tandem is also available in locations such as Littleton, Richardson, and Racine.

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 86 do it in Bloomington.