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175 English speakers in Durham looking to learn English together

Rebecca
Rebecca, 18
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
My exchange partner isI would love someone who is aged 16-20 and wants to make a new friend, so we can help each other with learning new languages ☺️
My learning goalsI would like to learn about current terms and phrases used and be more fluent!💗
My favorite topicsI like to discuss music, films, tv shows, books 💗 I would love to learn about other cultures also and other people’s daily life ☺️
Tim
Tim, 29
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Italian, Russian
My conversation partner isAnyone who is not easily annoyed
My learning goalsTo learn many languages
My favorite topicsLove learning about other countries History
Shauna
Shauna, 44
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My language exchange partner isMy perfect Tandem partner would be one who is willing to dedicate at least thirty minutes per week toward meeting for audio and/or video conversations. A minimum of fifteen minutes per language would be spent discussing previously agreed upon topics.
My learning goalsI would like to become conversationally fluent in Spanish.
My favorite topicsTraveling Music & Culture Holistic wellness World politics Neuro-hacks
Jen
Jen, 50
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Icelandic
My exchange partner ispatient, funny, smart
My learning goalsIcelandic: would be happy with very basic communication and pronunciation. I know a lot of nouns but not how to construct sentences. French: would like to have an actual conversation
My favorite topicsFood, drinks, travel, nature
Andrew
Andrew, 14
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsJapanese
My conversation partner isSomeone who's laid back, willing to work with me, and has a good humor.
My learning goalsI want to be able to speak Japanese someone fluently.
My favorite topicsAnime, manga, or anything related to Japanese culture.
Gary
Gary, 55
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
My language exchange partner isNative French speakers from France, sense of humor, likes travel, talkative, friendly, bavard. I'm interested in consistent, long-term conversations.
My learning goalsImprove French listening and speaking skills. I'd like to learn more about all things French.
My favorite topicsTravel, books, language, music! TV series, politics, reading, movies, food, French, English, cultural exchange, universities, humor, guitar, bands, podcasts, literature,...
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Josh
Josh, 30
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsPortuguese
My exchange partner isSomeone with similar interests who is also patient and able to give and receive criticism
My learning goalsEu gostaria poder falar em português fluentemente
My favorite topicsTraveling; dancing; philosophy
Emma
Emma, 22
Durham
SpeaksEnglish, Spanish
LearnsArabic
My conversation partner isOutgoing, friendly, caring, engaging and interesting to talk to
My learning goalsI would like to become fluent in listening and speaking and understand a variety of dialects
My favorite topicsMusic, literature, film, gender issues, languages, Arab culture, cooking, food
John
John, 16
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Spanish, Russian
My language exchange partner isWitty, insightful, and Brutally honest people. I want to learn, so please correct me.
My learning goalsLearn 5 languages in my lifetime at a minimum
My favorite topicsCars, anthropology, music, engineering, tennis
Kat
Kat, 26
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Spanish, Japanese
My exchange partner isCourteous and funny
My learning goalsSpeak more languages with greater ease
My favorite topicsSports, food, and books.
Amber
Amber, 14
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsJapanese, Cantonese
My conversation partner isSomeone who is funny and is understanding when I make mistakes.
My learning goalsTo be able to speak the language good enough to live there and have no troubles.
My favorite topicsHistory, Books, and Music
Alyssa
Alyssa, 30
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Italian
My language exchange partner isPatient, willing to laugh, likes meeting new people, open-minded
My learning goalsMy Italian is pretty good but I’d love someone who is willing to help me at a higher level. My Spanish is abysmal - so only the most patient for that!
My favorite topicsLiterature, current events, food, philosophy, travel
Jessīca
Jessīca, 17
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, French
My exchange partner isMy perfect Tamdem buddy would be someone who is beginning to learn the same language that I am, and that is keen to progress in their skills.
My learning goalsI hope to learn a language that I have never studied before and stick to learning it. I hope I can use the skills I learn in real life.
My favorite topicsI enjoy studying topics that are useful in everyday life as well as being fun to learn.
Logan
Logan, 28
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsDutch
My conversation partner isI'm a near complete beginner in Dutch, but I'm a very fast learner. I'd like to meet someone who is willing to speak slowly and simply at first, while also looking to refine his/her skills in English.
My learning goalsI want to speak Dutch not only fluently but eloquently, as I do in English. My goal is to be able to live in Holland or Belgium and communicate naturally and spontaneously with the people who live there in their native tongue.
My favorite topicsI'm a musician, and I love learning about other cultures.
Montez
Montez, 29
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Chinese
My language exchange partner isHonestly, I’m not sure yet! Maybe we can talk like a couple times a week? Idk yet!
My learning goalsI want to be fluent in Chinese and better my Spanish.
My favorite topicsMovies, books, music, fashion, crafting, cooking, cats! Queer culture, art, idk, I like talking about lots of stuff!
Laura
Laura, 16
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, French
My exchange partner isSomeone who is playful, not demanding and not judgemental.
My learning goalsBecome more confident with general conversation, help others learn English.
My favorite topicsTv, music, current affairs. I apologise if I say anything that is offensive in your nation that is not in mine, I do not mean to.
Zach
Zach, 23
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsItalian
My conversation partner isCool. Willing to point me in the right direction for music
My learning goalsAchieve conversational level in Italian
My favorite topicsEveryday experiences. What happened today? What are you up to?
Daniel
Daniel, 38
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My language exchange partner isThe person should be middle-aged.
My learning goalsI need to have correct grammar.
My favorite topicsI don't know. What is most useful in the job market?
Ben
Ben, 22
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Spanish
My exchange partner isJovial, upbeat, open-minded
My learning goalsImproved vocabulary, more idiomatic phrasing and better culture knowledge
My favorite topicsFilm, arts, sport, science, economy, global affairs, culture, history
Leo
Leo, 30
Durham
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsItalian
My conversation partner isMeme king... Kidding. Someone who likes idle chitchat about their favourite things.
My learning goalsCasual conversation, confidence in speaking another language.
My favorite topicsVideo games, books, the inevitably of death.