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Language exchange in San Francisco

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Karen

Karen

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

Spanish Flag

Spanish

French Flag

French

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Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Korean Flag

Korean

Italian Flag

Italian

My favorite topics

Anything goes, literally up to talk about anything...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who can help me improve my language skills.

My learning goals

To be better at mandarin, be able to understand my friends and just know more languages.

Andrey

Andrey

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Russian Flag

Russian

Polish Flag

Polish

Ukrainian Flag

Ukrainian

LEARNS

English Flag

English

Emoji Flag

Emoji

Dothraki Flag

Dothraki

Ideal language community partner

Anybody how likes Hawaii pizza...

My learning goals

Understand people who don’t like Hawaii pizza

My favorite topics

Science, philosophy, books, art, photography.

Valentino

Valentino

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Arabic Flag

Arabic

English Flag

English

Brazilian Sign Language Flag

Brazilian Sign Language

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French Flag

French

Italian Flag

Italian

American Sign Language Flag

American Sign Language

My learning goals

We Share how to create a great culture that people feel. we learn...

My favorite topics

Languages are food of the soul.I enjoy opposites, I love silence and noise, adore the night and wait for the sun, socialize the return to my shell, born in winter yet dwell in summers. I’m a complex mind looking for simplicity.Books , coffee ☕️ playas

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I love the people who're willing to listen, learn, and share new things, such as languages, books, leadership, and a great moment in life. Also, I'm really into people that willing to learn, help, and not judge. If you are , let’s chat! .hit me up

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Artem

Artem

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

Russian Flag

Russian

French Flag

French

LEARNS

German Flag

German

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Croatian Flag

Croatian

My favorite topics

Languages, traveling and living abroad....

Perfect language exchange partner

Motivational and inspirational people who pursue their goals

My learning goals

Learn new languages and meet friends :)

Shan

Shan

San Francisco

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

Persian Flag

Persian

German Flag

German

LEARNS

Korean Flag

Korean

Chinese (Cantonese) Flag

Cantonese

Japanese Flag

Japanese

I want a conversation partner who is

Curious, friendly, motivated...

My learning goals

Connect and communcate better with native speakers

My favorite topics

Music, art, traveling, working out, computer programming, technology, hiking, and so much more!

Esteban

Esteban

San Francisco

SPEAKS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

English Flag

English

French Flag

French

LEARNS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Chinese (Traditional) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

Japanese Flag

Japanese

My learning goals

I wanna be a Chinese character master!...

My favorite topics

Travels, sports(tennis, soccer, swimming, snowboard, triathlon), movies, books, history, food

My language exchange partner is

Any Spanish, French, English learner and native from China, Taiwan, Japan or Italy!

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Lacus

Lacus

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Emoji Flag

Emoji

Chinese (Cantonese) Flag

Cantonese

LEARNS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Japanese Flag

Japanese

English Flag

English

My favorite topics

Photography and travel! I’m a foodie so food is my life! Japanese...

Ideal language community partner

As funny as me :D I can tell u anything about Chinese culture! (most of time)

My learning goals

Find a friend I can talk to

Kenny

Kenny

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

English Flag

English

Japanese Flag

Japanese

LEARNS

Portuguese Flag

Portuguese

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Russian Flag

Russian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Chinese culture, history and cuisine...

My learning goals

Language exchange

My favorite topics

taking a long walk on the beach.

Nuno

Nuno

San Francisco

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

Portuguese Flag

Portuguese

American Sign Language Flag

American Sign Language

LEARNS

Brazilian Sign Language Flag

Brazilian Sign Language

Esperanto Flag

Esperanto

Japanese Flag

Japanese

My learning goals

Conversational fluency in multiple languages...

My favorite topics

Culture, food, language, linguistics

Perfect language exchange partner

Fun, easy going, not too serious, laid back

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Mi

Mi

San Francisco

SPEAKS

Chinese (Cantonese) Flag

Cantonese

English Flag

English

Chinese (Traditional) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

LEARNS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

German Flag

German

French Flag

French

My favorite topics

Travel!...

I want a conversation partner who is

Any kind.

My learning goals

Practice Spanish and French.

Alice

Alice

San Francisco

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Flag

French

Korean Flag

Korean

Japanese Flag

Japanese

My language exchange partner is

Someone who has a good sense of humor and will joke around with...

My learning goals

I would like to become fluent hopefully!

My favorite topics

I like talking about psychology and I like BTS. I like talking about anything really, so there’s no specific topic of interest.

Victoria

Victoria

San Francisco

SPEAKS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

German Flag

German

Russian Flag

Russian

My learning goals

Try to be fluent in Japanese first then korean germa...

My favorite topics

Music culture and language

Ideal language community partner

Funny humor kind and friendly

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."

Jeffrey

Jeffrey

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Japanese Flag

Japanese

French Flag

French

Vietnamese Flag

Vietnamese

My favorite topics

Travel, anime, video game...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone willing to help correct and review what I say and type. Willing to get feedback even if corrections

My learning goals

Pass the Japanese National Language exam

Olivia

Olivia

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Vietnamese Flag

Vietnamese

English Flag

English

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

LEARNS

Japanese Flag

Japanese

French Flag

French

Perfect language exchange partner

I enjoy making new friends and talking with everyone but I highly...

My learning goals

I’m learning Mandarin, French, Japanese and Korean. And I’m happy to chat in any of those languages and of course English/ Vietnamese

My favorite topics

Learning languages, traveling, rock climbing, aerial hoops, cooking, reading, yoga. Insta: aerial.olivia

Prince

Prince

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

Tagalog, Filipino Flag

Tagalog, Filipino

LEARNS

French Flag

French

Korean Flag

Korean

Spanish Flag

Spanish

My learning goals

Improve my language proficiency in French, Korean, Spanish and...

My favorite topics

I listen to a lot of music (including foreign and classical), Photography , self improvement books, going out and talk to peope

I want a conversation partner who is

Open-minded people, passionate about learning a language, fun

Laiah

Laiah

San Francisco

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Flag

French

Hebrew Flag

Hebrew

Turkish Flag

Turkish

My favorite topics

Travel, politics/current events, foo...

My language exchange partner is

Someone patient! Friendly and funny

My learning goals

Improve French conversational skills

Mike

Mike

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Russian Flag

Russian

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Italian Flag

Italian

Portuguese Flag

Portuguese

German Flag

German

Ideal language community partner

In Tandem I search for interesting peopl...

My learning goals

Empathy and attention for other

My favorite topics

I want know more about you and your people and nature

Savannah

Savannah

San Francisco

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Arabic Flag

Arabic

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Spanish Flag

Spanish

My learning goals

Maintain arabic and mandarin, learn spanish...

My favorite topics

Anything and everything. But also depends on the language. Politics Nd life in arabic, politics in chinese, very beginner so mostly daily life in spanish

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Perfect tandem partner actively corrects my mistakes.

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Adrian

Adrian

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

LEARNS

English Flag

English

Italian Flag

Italian

German Flag

German

My favorite topics

Psychology, food, cultures, books, movie...

Perfect language exchange partner

Love to speak, I’m open to different topics also I’m psychologists so if you have any questions lest do it. Spanish native looking forward to improve my English

My learning goals

Speaking, writing, listening

cydell

cydell

San Francisco

SPEAKS

Cebuano Flag

Cebuano

Tagalog, Filipino Flag

Tagalog, Filipino

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

I want a conversation partner who is

who likes to cook and also has a travel bu...

My learning goals

i like to learn different languages

My favorite topics

i enjoy talking about food usually pastry

Rocco

Rocco

San Francisco

SPEAKS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Japanese Flag

Japanese

LEARNS

Korean Flag

Korean

Spanish Flag

Spanish

German Flag

German

My learning goals

Hello, I'm going to make an Korean speech soon. I want to correct...

My favorite topics

cryptocurrency, Global travel

My language exchange partner is

Willing to help me 한국어의 발음을 고쳐 주실 분

Daniel

Daniel

San Francisco

SPEAKS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Chinese (Traditional) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Japanese Flag

Japanese

Spanish Flag

Spanish

French Flag

French

My favorite topics

互联网,教育,语言学习等...

Ideal language community partner

很热心,有耐心,能够成为好朋友

My learning goals

使我想学的语言有一个学习的雏形,并且交一些好朋友

Kulpreet

Kulpreet

San Francisco

SPEAKS

English Flag

English

Punjabi Flag

Punjabi

LEARNS

Persian Flag

Persian

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Korean Flag

Korean

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who’ll correct me when I make mistake...

My learning goals

I just love learning about new cultures through language

My favorite topics

Cities, travel, culture, food, family and friends

Cindy

Cindy

San Francisco

SPEAKS

Spanish Flag

Spanish

LEARNS

English Flag

English

French Flag

French

Portuguese Flag

Portuguese

My learning goals

I want to improve my English and know more people...

My favorite topics

About trips, places, life, dance.

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who likes dance and make me laughs.

Olivia

Olivia

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Chinese (Cantonese) Flag

Cantonese

Russian Flag

Russian

Mongolian Flag

Mongolian

My favorite topics

We could talk about daily life, and anything else :) I’m an open...

I want a conversation partner who is

Kind, fun, honest, and patient!

My learning goals

*Become verbally conversational (improve speaking & listening) with family, friends, & strangers. *Be able to verbally order food at restaurants, bakeries, etc. (improve speaking & reading). *To read 100 words of the language, with good grammar!

Carrie

Carrie

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Chinese (Cantonese) Flag

Cantonese

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Chinese (Traditional) Flag

Chinese (Traditional)

LEARNS

English Flag

English

My language exchange partner is

Who wants to learn Cantonese and Mandarin...

My learning goals

English vocabulary and conversion

My favorite topics

Practice my English speaking skills. Talk to me if you want to learn Chinese.

Elena

Elena

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Russian Flag

Russian

LEARNS

English Flag

English

Italian Flag

Italian

Turkish Flag

Turkish

My learning goals

I want to make friend and be inspired...

My favorite topics

Hello :) I'm fashion designer and illustrator. I like traveling and taking photo. I feel happy when I do my job. IG@lenaitali

Ideal language community partner

I like speaking with interesting people who prefer art. Artists, designers, singers, person who like nature, fashion and life.

Will

Will

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Flag

French

German Flag

German

Swiss German Flag

Swiss German

My favorite topics

Languages (German/Swiss German/French/Mandarin), economics, tech/coding/startups/CS,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Fun/talkative, interest in grammar, detail orientation

My learning goals

Language practice, exposure to new ideas

Chloe

Chloe

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

French Flag

French

Spanish Flag

Spanish

Italian Flag

Italian

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone who has an open mind and loves sharing stories; chi ha...

My learning goals

I teach English as a second language in California and can definitely help you with your grammar! I lived in Italy for a year, but my Italian really needs some practice! I miss the bel paese and solo vorrei praticare :)

My favorite topics

Philosophy, culture/anthropology, language, linguistics, love, art, travel, the human condition, music, etc

Samantha

Samantha

San Francisco

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SPEAKS

Italian Flag

Italian

LEARNS

English Flag

English

German Flag

German

Spanish Flag

Spanish

My learning goals

I’d like to learn new languages practicing it with people who...

My favorite topics

I love music, going to concerts and clubs. I love traveling and meeting new friends!

I want a conversation partner who is

I’d like to become friends with someone easygoing, funny, nice and sincere, who I can share my thoughts to and also learn from

Looking for a Tandem conversation partner in San Francisco?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 524 speakers in San Francisco 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 San Francisco?

There are 524 members in San Francisco on Tandem.

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

Tandem is also available in locations such as Cape Coral, El Paso, and Virginia Beach.

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 524 do it in San Francisco.