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Natali

Natali

Burnaby

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English

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German

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Russian

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Japanese

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Mongolian

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Kazakh

My favorite topics

Music, science, education, cultures, language, hobbies, anything...

My language exchange partner is

A kind person who likes deep conversations

My learning goals

Become more fluent

Olivia

Olivia

Burnaby

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

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Cantonese

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French

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Japanese

Ideal language community partner

Patient, funny, curiou...

My learning goals

Improving English speaking skills

My favorite topics

food, work, travelling, study

Ken

Ken

Burnaby

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Cantonese

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Chinese (Traditional)

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Polish

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Belarusian

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Ukrainian

My learning goals

...

My favorite topics

Food and lifestyle. Current affairs.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Easygoing and respectful. Helpful.

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English speakers in Burnaby

Arthur

Arthur

Burnaby

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English

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Chinese (Traditional)

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Russian

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French

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Norwegian

My favorite topics

I like travelling and meeting new people, so far I have been...

Perfect language exchange partner

Fun and engaging, people, we can talk about anything from food, traveling, music, TV shows (Brooklyn 99, The Good Place), movies

My learning goals

I want to improve my introductionary Norweigan, Russian and French

Jessie

Jessie

Burnaby

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Cantonese

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English

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Chinese (Traditional)

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French

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Italian

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Korean

I want a conversation partner who is

Korean and Japanes...

My learning goals

Learn how to communicate in Japanese and Korean

My favorite topics

Antiques, art, costumes, design

Boyi

Boyi

Burnaby

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English

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Japanese

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Korean

My learning goals

To speak with native speaker naturall...

My favorite topics

Anything is fine familiar with one piece and naruto programming soccer

My language exchange partner is

A person who is kind, open minded, and talkative

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Bathila

Bathila

Burnaby

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Sinhala

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French

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Korean

My favorite topics

I love dance and singing! I would love to learn about other cultures...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is funny and is very easy to talk to

My learning goals

I want to be able to learn Korean and be some what fluent at it.

Sarah

Sarah

Burnaby

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English

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Serbian

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Bosnian

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French

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Japanese

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Russian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Anyone that is awesome and kind!...

My learning goals

I would like to speak and listen better. I can read and write pretty well in French (my goal), but my speaking is weak.

My favorite topics

I love movies! And TV shows! The office is my favourite one. I play the flute and I’m learning the piano. I love music. My favourite genre is R&B

Wing

Wing

Burnaby

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My learning goals

말하기 연슾도 중요하는데 같이 책이나 뉴스 기사를 읽고싶습니다. 어휘과 쓰기 실력도 늘을 수 있으면 좋겠습니다....

My favorite topics

Books, movies (특히 thriller/horror ), history, writing, dance (hiphop), DIY crafts, psychology, cultural differences, hobbies, passions, goals.. Je pourrais aussi vous aider en français. 작업이 번역자입니다.

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone interested in intellectual/fun topics! 자세한/깊은 대화가 좋아요. 잘 어울리면 같이 밴쿠버 근처에서 노는게도 좋겠어요 ☕

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Johnson

Johnson

Burnaby

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Cantonese

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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French

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German

My favorite topics

Travelling, technology, languages ...

I want a conversation partner who is

Avid traveller around my age who has an appreciation for different cultures, food, languages, etc. Another Couchsurfing supporter would be amazing!

My learning goals

Be fluent in day-to-day life and be able to communicate with my partner’s parents.

Zaher

Zaher

Burnaby

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Arabic

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English

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French

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Japanese

My language exchange partner is

Friendly, open minded, and smart perso...

My learning goals

Improve my language skills

My favorite topics

Football, movies, and nature

Renan

Renan

Burnaby

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Portuguese

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English

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Italian

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French

My learning goals

Speak Spanish fluently Speak Italian on an intermediate level...

My favorite topics

Travelling Culture Politics Music

Ideal language community partner

Easy going Open to new experiences Alternative

Grace

Grace uses Tandem to feel connected to the world.

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"I have never made so many friends so fast. It’s really fun having all these people to learn languages with."

Mariz

Mariz

Burnaby

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Tagalog, Filipino

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English

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Spanish

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French

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Japanese

My favorite topics

Travelling and Readin...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A fellow Global Citizen

My learning goals

To be fluent in multiple languages and make friends

Javan

Javan

Burnaby

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Spanish

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English

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Japanese

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Korean

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Tagalog, Filipino

Perfect language exchange partner

I'm mostly focused on improving my Japanese and learning basic...

My learning goals

Pass the N3 JLPT test, learn basic Korean and make some new friends

My favorite topics

バイオリン、音楽、旅行をする、料理をする、日本の文化、ジャズ、ゲーム、アニメ。photography❤️, Playing the violin, Music, Traveling, Cooking, drawing, Jazz, Videogames, Anime, Drawing, Tv Series. Photography : @agaveexposure, @cactusbokeh

Stephanie

Stephanie

Burnaby

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Cantonese

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Korean

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Spanish

My learning goals

To become fluent in another language and to learn little bits...

My favorite topics

I’m fine with any topic

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who’s okay with going slow and someone who’s easy to talk. I want someone to help me learn another language and explain thoroughly if I don’t understand and to be patient with me if I learn slow

Jasmine

Jasmine

Burnaby

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Persian

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English

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French

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Italian

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Korean

My favorite topics

I like watching good movies and listening to good musics . I...

My language exchange partner is

I like to talk to ppl who enjoy traveling and good music .

My learning goals

I would like to learn Korean and French and get to know new ppl and new culture. we can talk about anything specially k-pop music :))))

Kent

Kent

Burnaby

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English

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Japanese

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Korean

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Spanish

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Chinese (Simplified)

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is patien...

My learning goals

Pick up new languages to further my career

My favorite topics

Music, basketball, politics, etc

Andersen

Andersen

Burnaby

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English

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Chinese (Traditional)

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Emoji

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Japanese

My learning goals

I am aiming to have conversational level in Japanese...

My favorite topics

Cars, food, design and travelling. J-rock, Gundam.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friendly, and polite.

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Oscar

Oscar

Burnaby

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

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Japanese

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Korean

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Cantonese

My favorite topics

I like watching movies, playing guitar, baking, and cooking !...

Perfect language exchange partner

Lifestyle, traveling, culture, baking and cooking. I wanna know everything about you

My learning goals

My native language is Mandarin and Taiwanese. Also, I’ve been in Vancouver for 8 years

Frederick

Frederick

Burnaby

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Emoji

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French

I want a conversation partner who is

more Talkative than me:...

My learning goals

Peer up, make friends; talk!

My favorite topics

Any funny things and travelling!

Jessica

Jessica

Burnaby

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Portuguese

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English

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Spanish

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French

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Italian

My learning goals

I wanna keep practicing my English skills, and try to learn some...

My favorite topics

Pretty much anything.

My language exchange partner is

Talkative, friendly, respectful, easy going.

lancelot

lancelot

Burnaby

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Russian

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French

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Movies, hi-tech, musics and TV show...

Ideal language community partner

I want someone who can teach me different languages or practice with

My learning goals

Learn new words every day!

Eric

Eric

Burnaby

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Portuguese

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English

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Japanese

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Spanish

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French

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A cool, kind and talkative perso...

My learning goals

Learn about other languages in general, bit I'm focusing in English and Japanese

My favorite topics

I like to talk about anything, but games and anime are my favorite topics

Jordan

Jordan

Burnaby

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SPEAKS

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English

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Chinese (Simplified) Flag

Chinese (Simplified)

Japanese Flag

Japanese

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Korean

My learning goals

Mandarin fluency! And help you with English...

My favorite topics

Science and technology

Perfect language exchange partner

Talkative!

Bill

Bill

Burnaby

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Dutch

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French

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Swedish

My favorite topics

Travel, tech, news, world events, and lif...

I want a conversation partner who is

Tell me about your most interesting adventure in a foreign place.

My learning goals

To make travelling the world easier and one day live as an expat in a non-English speaking country.

Mia

Mia

Burnaby

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Cantonese

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Chinese (Traditional)

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French

My language exchange partner is

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My learning goals

I would like to learn some basic French;)

My favorite topics

Fashion Design, Movies, Music and Painting.

David

David

Burnaby

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Cantonese

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Chinese (Traditional)

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Japanese

My learning goals

N1!!!...

My favorite topics

Photography写真、Music音楽、Movie映画、Reading読書

Ideal language community partner

People with common interests. 同じ興味持てるの方。

Rajesh

Rajesh

Burnaby

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English

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Spanish

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Tagalog, Filipino

My favorite topics

Food, Mountains, Natur...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I have no idea who am I to judge

My learning goals

Learning Japanese

Walter

Walter

Burnaby

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Spanish

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English

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French

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German

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Italian

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyon...

My learning goals

I want to improve my English and learn German and French

My favorite topics

JuntosMusic, Traveling, Movies, Technology

Kodai

Kodai

Burnaby

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English Flag

English

LEARNS

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Japanese

My learning goals

To meet Japanese people in Vancouver and show them around my...

My favorite topics

Travelling, photography, school, exercise, fashion, Japanese, scuba diving, motorcycle riding, pets

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone fluent in Japanese!

Looking for an online language exchange partner in Burnaby, Canada?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 172 English speakers in Burnaby 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 Burnaby?

In Burnaby there are 172 members ready to have a English language exchange.

Are there other locations in Canada other than Burnaby where I can find a English language exchange partner?

You can also find a English Tandem partner in Calgary, Longueuil, and Langley.

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 172 of them coming from Burnaby.