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Fiona

Fiona

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Cantonese

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English

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Korean

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American Sign Language

My favorite topics

Culture . People . Foods. Hobbies . Trave...

My language exchange partner is

Nice . Personality is well. More like ask me questions

My learning goals

I will to make some friends and language exchange

Amelia

Amelia

Durham

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Spanish

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English

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French

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Korean

Ideal language community partner

Anyone, i would like to meet new people...

My learning goals

To at least be able to speak any language fluently, but to also help others learn how to speak English

My favorite topics

Music, food, art, and movies, video games

Laura

Laura

Durham

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Italian

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English

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Spanish

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German

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Turkish

My learning goals

Fluenc...

My favorite topics

Music, cinema, literature, food, travels

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Calm and fun

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110

Tandem partners in Durham

Mia

Mia

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

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Japanese

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French

My favorite topics

Music|Food|Movies|Yoga|Travelin...

Perfect language exchange partner

Open minded and friendly

My learning goals

Just wanna know more about different cultures and and hopefully make friends along the way

Konnor

Konnor

Durham

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English

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Spanish

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Hawaiian

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Maori

I want a conversation partner who is

An upbeat optimist that is comical and energetic...

My learning goals

Understand how to read and interpret Spanish and meet friends across the world!...IG: momiles_5

My favorite topics

Anything about animals, racial inequality, and traveling...and anything deemed fun!

Ryan

Ryan

Durham

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English

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French

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Spanish

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Italian

My learning goals

I would like to become as close to fluent as possible. In terms...

My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing history, politics, music, art, sports, food, and traveling. Generally, I am interested in seeing how other people see the world!

My language exchange partner is

I think my perfect tandem partner would be someone who is flexible but still can talk fairly regularly. My ideal partner would also give involved responses to open-ended questions.

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Adam

Adam

Durham

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Spanish

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Italian

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Armenian

My favorite topics

Food/drink, traveling, music, nature, sport...

Ideal language community partner

Likes to have fun while learning - I love to laugh

My learning goals

To be able to actually use other languages, even if very simply at first

Ali

Ali

Durham

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English

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Azerbaijani

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Turkish

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Russian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Native Russian who can speak Englis...

My learning goals

I aim to practice Russian to improve it.

My favorite topics

Cinema, travelling, music and literature

Jon

Jon

Durham

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English

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German

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French

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Spanish

My learning goals

Fluency in German, French, Spanis...

My favorite topics

The arts, music especially World events

Perfect language exchange partner

Calmly engaged, steadfast

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Kelly

Kelly

Durham

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Spanish

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English

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Italian

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German

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French

My favorite topics

I love to talk about other cultures, Movies , Sports ...

I want a conversation partner who is

Everyone who want to learn my native language

My learning goals

Learn how to have a conversation in Italian , French & German :)

Allison

Allison

Durham

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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French

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Italian

My language exchange partner is

Sympa, amical, ouvert à de nouvelles expérience...

My learning goals

Améliorer mon italien et mon français

My favorite topics

La nourriture, la littérature, les voyages, la photographie

Rodrigo

Rodrigo

Durham

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Spanish

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French

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German

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Italian

My learning goals

Practicar bien el idioma hasta llegar al grado de poder hablar...

My favorite topics

me encanta la cocina, la fotografia y aprender nuevos idiomas y practicarlos/j'aime bien beaucoup connaître et parle les langues moi aussi aime le photographie, cuisiner et j'adore beaucoup la musique et jouer la guitarra/i love soo much know and practice

Ideal language community partner

Serio/a, divertido/a,amable e interesante, no importa de donde seas

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."

James

James

Durham

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English

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German

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Indonesian

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Cantonese

My favorite topics

喜欢文化,政治,交朋...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

自己介绍一下…我对中国文化感兴趣~ 现在努力学汉语啦 兴趣:我喜欢徒步和一切辣的食物(最爱吃做湘菜和川菜),特别喜欢听古典音乐、还有喜欢古风的建筑 哲学等等 Instagram: jamesdsch.

My learning goals

流利

Aksel

Aksel

Durham

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Spanish

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Portuguese

Perfect language exchange partner

People interested in technology and combat sport...

My learning goals

My favorite topics

Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Muay Thai, and Schutzhund

Gary

Gary

Durham

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English

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French

My learning goals

Improve French listening and speaking skills. I'd like to learn...

My favorite topics

Travel, books, language, music! TV series, politics, reading, movies, food, French, English, cultural exchange, universities, humor, guitar, bands, podcasts, literature,...

I want a conversation partner who is

Native French speakers from France, sense of humor, likes travel, talkative, friendly, bavard. I'm interested in consistent, long-term conversations.

Tim

Tim

Durham

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English

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Spanish

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Russian

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Italian

My favorite topics

Love learning about other countries Histor...

My language exchange partner is

Anyone who is not easily annoyed

My learning goals

To learn many languages

decent

decent

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Japanese

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Korean

Ideal language community partner

patient,kind,good manne...

My learning goals

speak confident and be a social people.

My favorite topics

Kpop,drama,sports

Susan

Susan

Durham

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English

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Spanish

My learning goals

Improve my language fluency and learn speak and write more conversationally...

My favorite topics

Pets, especially dogs Education Family Nature and the outdoors Music and culture

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone friendly and relaxed who just wants to practice chatting in different languages.

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chan

chan

Durham

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Korean

My favorite topics

we can talk anything and everything! i dance, sing, play bass,...

Perfect language exchange partner

someone adventurous and kind!

My learning goals

i just want to better my skills!

Olivia

Olivia

Durham

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English

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Spanish

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Arabic

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French

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Portuguese

I want a conversation partner who is

Easy-going, good at conversation, funn...

My learning goals

Conversational language goals

My favorite topics

Movie, politics, international relations, Hans Zimmer, traveling

Shiyu

Shiyu

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

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English

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Ancient Greek

My learning goals

とりあえず、英語が上手になりたい...

My favorite topics

友達みたいに日常生活や趣味とかについて話したい。

My language exchange partner is

明るくて、言語学習が好きな人。Someone really wants to improve language skills. I am looking for a long-term language partner.

carla

carla

Durham

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Arabic

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Spanish

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English

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French

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Travel,series, movies, food, cooking, business...

Ideal language community partner

Friendly, familiar, funny,smart,

My learning goals

Speaking and writting skills

Shuxiaoli

Shuxiaoli

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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French

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Spanish

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English

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Easygoing, openminded, humourous, friendly, talkative (No flirting...

My learning goals

Improve my foreign language skills! Meet people from all over the world!

My favorite topics

Love travelling (12 European countries), reading novels, watching movies & listening to different genres of music, doing a master in business management now

Jeanie

Jeanie

Durham

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SPEAKS

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

My learning goals

IELTs 7.5 /Exploring the world without language barriers /Having...

My favorite topics

Practicing my English for a master study programme in Durham university .I want to find a long-term language exchange partner who want to improve his/her Chinese.I am a huge Harry Potter fana traveller and a LGBTQ supporter

Perfect language exchange partner

Open-minded and talkive .I’m interested in religion ,culture and music (Any Canon Grey fans there) .You can send me a voice call if you want.We can reach our learning goals together.

Neli

Neli

Durham

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English

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French

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Italian

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Igbo

My favorite topics

Almost anything, but especially popular culture (music, television...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who’s nice and has a good sense of humor.

My learning goals

I want to learn the colloquialisms of various languages, how to make jokes, and engage with native speakers about issues that affect their region.

Ethan

Ethan

Durham

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English

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German

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Italian

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French

My language exchange partner is

Anyone who enjoys having a meaningful and intellectual conversation...

My learning goals

I would like to practice my French and improve my German a little.

My favorite topics

My main interests are: politics, history, different cultures, music, literature. My hobbies include: debating, travelling, skiing and reading.

Abigail

Abigail

Durham

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English

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French

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German

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Korean

My learning goals

Fluency in german, confident conversations in french and italia...

My favorite topics

Music/musik/musique/musica, religion/religione, philosophy/philosophie/philosophie/filosofia, politics/politik/politique/politica, art/kunst/art/arte, culture/kultur/culture/cultura

Ideal language community partner

Someone who has similar interests and is kind!

Derron

Derron

Durham

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English

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Spanish

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Italian

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French

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German

My favorite topics

Music, art, TV programs, anything...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Funny, nice, and speaks French, Spanish and German

My learning goals

Improving my language skills by every day conversation

GQ

GQ

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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French

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Korean

Perfect language exchange partner

friendly, someone who can give me advice on my language learnin...

My learning goals

communicate frenquently, make friends, learn more native expressions

My favorite topics

Anything you like or confuse. I'm going to Duke University, I want to learn more about it.

Giorgio

Giorgio

Durham

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Italian

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English

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Spanish

My learning goals

I'm quite good in writing but I strongly need to improve my speaking...

My favorite topics

I love discussing about astronomy topics and that is because I am an astrophysicist but I also have a passion for psychology topics such as social ones because I like to read persons from their face movements

I want a conversation partner who is

I just want to improve my English speaking fluency and a person whose aim is the same would be perfect. A person that also wants to share some experience and learn something about different culture habits, is the right person!

Looking for a Tandem conversation partner in Durham?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 110 speakers in Durham 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 Durham?

There are 110 members in Durham on Tandem.

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

Tandem is also available in locations such as Baton Rouge, College Park, and Eugene.

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 110 do it in Durham.