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303 English speakers in Oakland looking to learn English together

Chris, 24
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsCatalan, Spanish, Basque
My exchange partner isI want to have fun with language – to play and see humor in our mistakes.
My learning goalsI would love to improve the fluidity with which I speak, to learn new idiomatic phrases, and to perfect my grammar
My favorite topicsI'm passionate about environmental justice, creating community in the modern world, hip-hop, American folk music, and political action. I'd love to learn what you're interested in!
Ilias, 30
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGreek
My conversation partner isCurious and open-minded
My learning goalsBe able to express myself
My favorite topicsTraveling, reading, software, sailing
Gagan, 35
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish, Hindi
LearnsSpanish
My language exchange partner isSomeone who’d want to practice their English and discuss cultures, books, food or movies
My learning goalsWant to be able to have normal conversations in Spanish
My favorite topicsCulture, food, travel, news, politics
Justin, 37
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Italian, Chinese
My exchange partner isAnyone interested in food, sport, or travel. I also work for a startup in the finance space in the US so that could be fun too.
My learning goalsSpeak more French and Italian before going to the Euros next year
My favorite topicsSports, art, food, travel, music, movies, fashion
Jacqui, 31
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, French
My conversation partner isFunny, self aware
My learning goalsTo be about to visit France with my sister
My favorite topicsSailing, rock climbing
Suzanne, 40
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
My language exchange partner isAdventurous people!
My learning goalsConversation fluency & increased comprehension in French
My favorite topicsRum & spirits, music, travel
Looking for Tandem partners in other languages?
Terra, 35
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsPortuguese
My exchange partner isFriendly and patient
My learning goalsTo eventually be able to understand most words
My favorite topicsEveryday topics, shopping, food, life
Claire, 30
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
My conversation partner isEmpathetic, someone who asks questions
My learning goalsSpeak French at least 3 time a week
My favorite topicsBooks, history, travels, sports, tech
Judy, 65
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My language exchange partner isI would like a partner who is friendly, reliable, has patience and interested in correcting my errors. My schedule can get busy, so I would like a partner who would be ok not meeting every week or at least not at the same time every week.
My learning goalst love Spanish and want to be able to feel comfortable speaking and to be understood.
My favorite topicsI am happy to discuss anything since my intention is just to practice my Spanish. I do enjoy hearing about different cultural aspects of another country, what is happening in each of our countries, vacations, adventures, food, daily life, etc.
Iris, 24
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsChinese
My exchange partner isSomeone that wants to talk in person rather than over text or the phone! Also likes being outside or eating food lol
My learning goalsTo either maintain my measly kindergartener speaking level, but hopefully improve on it! Not as focused on reading/writing
My favorite topicsAnything that my conversing partner is interested in, passionate or curious about! With my friends, I usually talk about music, fun activities to do, what’s going on in our lives - all the usual stuff :)
Rene, 50
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish, Spanish
LearnsFrench, Portuguese
My conversation partner isSomeone who is open minded, patient, and fun. Someone with a good sense of humor, but who can be serious when warranted.
My learning goalsLearn Portuguese well enough to hold a conversation; practice the French that I know.
My favorite topicsTRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY, DAILY LIFE
Tim, 31
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Burmese, Chinese
My language exchange partner isEasygoing, patient, generous
My learning goalsReaching conversational fluency in Chinese and Burmese to be able to discuss more substantial topics beyond the basics
My favorite topicsMusic, cats, technology, travel, dance, cooking
Cole, 26
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My exchange partner isCurioso, simpático, entendiendo, interesante en arte, cultura, o lugares naturales. Alguien cosa!
My learning goalsPues, voy a Baja, México pronto así que quiero entender lo que dice la gente allí (quiero escribir sobre del lugar)
My favorite topicsEcología, libros, comida, música, arte, noticias, y tanto cosas!
KC, 28
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsJapanese
My conversation partner isI would like to talk with anyone who wants to talk in Japanese and English about anything :)
My learning goalsI would like to meet someone who speaks Japanese and who wants to improve their English so that we can have a mutually beneficial language exchange friendship :)
My favorite topicsCats, animals, writing, martial arts, politics, music, current events, law (I am a law student), reading
Maricel, 29
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish, Spanish
LearnsChinese
My language exchange partner isFriendly, Interesting
My learning goalsLearn Chinese!
My favorite topicsNews Entrepreneurship
Emma, 32
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsJapanese
My exchange partner is楽しい人, ユニークな人, 根気な人, おかしい人
My learning goals日本語が流暢になりたい
My favorite topics旅行, ゲーム, 芸術, 本屋, 船, 猫
Paul, 24
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsKorean
My conversation partner isAnyone!
My learning goalsTo speak better
My favorite topicsAnything
Preethi, 30
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My language exchange partner isInteresting and inquisitive with a sense of humor
My learning goalsI want to gain fluency and confidence in speaking Spanish
My favorite topicsBackpacking and spending time in nature, public health, playing chess, Muay Thai, swimming
Jon, 27
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Russian
My exchange partner isSomebody who teaches and learna
My learning goalsSpeak the languages fluently
My favorite topicsJust about anything, well literally anything
Mike, 26
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsItalian
My conversation partner isAnyone willing to help with my Italian (beginner level) and who needs help with English
My learning goalsI want to be able to have a conversation in Italian comfortably
My favorite topicsMovies, Art, Cooking