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Learn English in Birmingham

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Parmi

Parmi

Birmingham

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English

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French

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Spanish

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Korean

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

My favorite topics

Pets/animals, travel, music, photography, food, sport...

My language exchange partner is

Anyone

My learning goals

To meet new people from different parts of the world and make new friends

Sinji

Sinji

Birmingham

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English

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Dutch

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Somali

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French

Ideal language community partner

Somebody who's willing to help and will be encouragin...

My learning goals

I would like to challenge myself and discover my strengths

My favorite topics

Religion Comedy Movies Documentaries Current events around the world History Language accents

Niraj

Niraj

Birmingham

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Hindi

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Gujarati

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Albanian

My learning goals

Learning in a fun wa...

My favorite topics

Weather, culture, life

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Anyone who is willing to learn and share language based knowledge

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Find more than

341

English speakers in Birmingham

Kristine

Kristine

Birmingham

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Russian

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Italian

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Tell me what makes you unique ☺️ Travel, culture, music, dance...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is patient and correcting my language mistakes. Easy going, open minded and fun

My learning goals

Want to improve my spoken language skills in all my favourite languages, so I can easily keep up a conversation. My main focus is Italian right now and I’m very much a beginner.

Stella

Stella

Birmingham

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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

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Latin

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who’s dedicated to learn a language by studying the culture...

My learning goals

日本に旅行したいです。日本人と自由にチャットしたいです。

My favorite topics

昼間は研究者、晩間はダンサーです。言語学習と文化の違いについて。

Intesar

Intesar

Birmingham

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English

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Bengali

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

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Urdu

My learning goals

Be able to hold a conversation in Japanese and make new friend...

My favorite topics

Games, life and science(medicine), food and travelling. I like talking on we chat. My instagram: medifectious. I am currently studying medicine in the UK. I travel between Birmingham and London. I am travelling Malaysia and Vietnam

My language exchange partner is

Kind, open minded, likes anime or manga, likes sciences, has some degree of Japanese fluency and is patient with me

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bilal

bilal

Birmingham

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English

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Emoji

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Arabic

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German

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Fashion health and fitness food poetry art reading video...

Ideal language community partner

Likeminded people who can hold a good conversation.

My learning goals

To become fluent in my target language.

Lovelle

Lovelle

Birmingham

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English

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Portuguese

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Spanish

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Turkish

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Cool people, anybody willing to help me learn and I can return...

My learning goals

To be able to have a full conversation in Portuguese and Spanish..

My favorite topics

I have a passion for travelling I love rivers, waterfalls hot springs I love nature..animals, and eating foodMusic and sports boxing being number 1☺️ I like to have a good time and enjoy life with friends and family.

Mo

Mo

Birmingham

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English

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Arabic

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French

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Spanish

My learning goals

To improve my language skills and cultural awarenes...

My favorite topics

Anything but do enjoy discussing science, history and religion People and cultures

Perfect language exchange partner

Respectful, knowledgeable and easy going

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John

John

Birmingham

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English

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Cebuano

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French

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Polish

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Italian

My favorite topics

Food, memes, dogs, games, anime, cats, science and health. Ig:...

I want a conversation partner who is

Cool people who will stick around, voice messages are cool too

My learning goals

Be able to speak the basics of a new language. I am willing to help people with their English.

Amir

Amir

Birmingham

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English

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Italian

My language exchange partner is

Has free time! Meeting in person. Intelligent- interested in...

My learning goals

Communicate fluently and correctly to level of understanding jokes and idioms

My favorite topics

Cinema, society, basic pyschology, culture.

Alex

Alex

Birmingham

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English

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Italian

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Danish

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Welsh

My learning goals

To better my conversational skills and master more social /colloquial...

My favorite topics

Languages, music, neuroscience, computer science, travelling, history

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is keen to help and give useful corrections and just in general is 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."

Anderson

Anderson

Birmingham

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English

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Spanish

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Punjabi

My favorite topics

Philosophy, Music, Art, Current Affairs, Language, Culture, Asi...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone local that is sensible person.

My learning goals

Have fun while learning!

Jason

Jason

Birmingham

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

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Japanese

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French

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German

Perfect language exchange partner

...

My learning goals

I wanna practice my French and Japanese

My favorite topics

Language learning and foreign culture.I love to talk with people from different countries .I like to make friends and do sports ‍♂️music and movie and I like travel .

Sam

Sam

Birmingham

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English

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Russian

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Spanish

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German

My learning goals

Improve my language skills in Spanish German and russia...

My favorite topics

History, culture, sport, pretty much anything

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone with a lot to say and someone who has interesting conversation

Shavy

Shavy

Birmingham

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English

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Spanish

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French

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Polish

My favorite topics

Travel, tech, languages, literature, birding, culture and fitnes...

My language exchange partner is

Open-minded, patient, cultured and fun!

My learning goals

Gaining more self confidence in speaking in the target languages

Easha

Easha

Birmingham

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English

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Urdu

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German

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Korean

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Russian

Ideal language community partner

Have great humour and can be a great help and have similar interests...

My learning goals

To either be fluent or know enough of the language Im learning to get my way around the country

My favorite topics

Exploring new things, learning and getting to know more people internationally

Jaz

Jaz

Birmingham

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English

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Spanish

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Japanese

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Swahili

My learning goals

Learn 2 languages fluentl...

My favorite topics

Pan africanism, Music, Travel, history. Adore cooking. Hairdressing, Movies, vinyl, book, learning, meditating. Singing, laughing, being a legend.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone consistent, funny and can carry a conversation

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Indiya

Indiya

Birmingham

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English

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Spanish

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Korean

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Chinese (Simplified)

My favorite topics

Music, culture, anything really...

Perfect language exchange partner

Humorous, kind, caring people who are able to teach me their language

My learning goals

Being able to speak it fluently wo I can talk to foreign people I their language

Marno

Marno

Birmingham

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English

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German

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Cantonese

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Spanish

I want a conversation partner who is

Patient, friendly intelligent, easy going...

My learning goals

To be able to speak informally like the locals. Ask for things easy. Read signs and labels and commands. Hold a conversation between 10-15mins. How to speak politely to other cultures.

My favorite topics

Art. Politics. Music. Ideas. World events. Different cultures.

Sami

Sami

Birmingham

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SPEAKS

English Flag

English

LEARNS

Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Korean Flag

Korean

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Japanese

My learning goals

fluent in mandarin and korea...

My favorite topics

eating

My language exchange partner is

friendly, loving and funny

Sam

Sam

Birmingham

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English

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Spanish

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Russian

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Maltese

My favorite topics

I enjoy MMA, Cooking and Adventur...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who's willing to get to know me and has lots of exciting stories that we can both share together.

My learning goals

I'd love to be able to hold a conversation in a second language (I speak English)

Myah

Myah

Birmingham

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English

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Spanish

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Chinese (Simplified)

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French

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone easy to talk to and interestin...

My learning goals

To improve my language skills

My favorite topics

Banter and shanter

Courtnée

Courtnée

Birmingham

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English

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Spanish

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French

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Korean

My learning goals

I want to get better at the languages I’m learning, be able to...

My favorite topics

Hobbies, cultural exchanges etc

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who I can get along with and have a fun language exchange with

Claire

Claire

Birmingham

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English

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Korean

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American Sign Language

My favorite topics

I like talking about anything. I like talking about what happened...

I want a conversation partner who is

I want to talk to everyone and anyone. I love meeting new people! I would love to talk to some high school students but also college students. Anyone who can help me to get better at learning my language while still making new friends! ❤️

My learning goals

I want to be able to travel to new countries and be able to speak to people without having a huge language barrier. I wanna be able to go places without needing a translator. But I also wanna meet now people, and get to know about new cultures.

Nat

Nat

Birmingham

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English

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French

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German

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Italian

My language exchange partner is

You ;...

My learning goals

To become fluent in French, German and Italian

My favorite topics

Travel, music, films, tv, but I’ll talk about anything :)

Thimanthi

Thimanthi

Birmingham

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English

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Emoji

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Korean

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Japanese

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British Sign Language

My learning goals

I want to be able to at least speak a couple sentences of my...

My favorite topics

I like talking about books, movies, anime, animals... honestly anything I just love talking to people!

Ideal language community partner

Anyone who knows the language/ sign language I wanna learn or wants to learn English and it would be nice if they like talking but honestly I don’t mind.

Jenny

Jenny

Birmingham

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English

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French

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Bengali

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Japanese

My favorite topics

Lifestyle, culture, and foo...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is nice and funny but can build up a strong lasting bond of friendship with me. Also, it would be nice if they were fluent in Japanese but it isn’t necessary.

My learning goals

To be able to understand Japanese more than I do now and to read sentences in Japanese.

Dennis

Dennis

Birmingham

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Portuguese

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Italian

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Dutch

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German

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Spanish

Perfect language exchange partner

Open minded....

My learning goals

Get better and practice the languages that I'm learning.

My favorite topics

To travel, learn languages and to watch series.

제이 ジェイ Jaye

제이 ジェイ Jaye

Birmingham

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English Flag

English

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Japanese

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Korean

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Spanish

My learning goals

To be conversational in Korean and Japanese...

My favorite topics

Everyday topics, general knowledge, music, art, hobbies... Anything

I want a conversation partner who is

Likes to talk a lot and can text or talk on the phone

Looking for an online language exchange partner in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 341 English speakers in Birmingham looking to learn English together. Download the Tandem app for free to start practicing languages with locals!

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you know how many Tandem members are available for English language exchange in Birmingham?

In Birmingham there are 341 members ready to have a English language exchange.

Are there other locations in United Kingdom other than Birmingham where I can find a English language exchange partner?

You can also find a English Tandem partner in Chelmsford, Aberystwyth, and Cardiff.

What is the Tandem app all about?

Tandem is a language exchange app where people teach each other their native language. Each month more than 500,000 people visit Tandem with 341 of them coming from Birmingham.