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Linguistics, general topics, feminism, politics, partie...

My language exchange partner is

Interested in languages, friendly and open-minded

My learning goals

To be able to converse with relative ease

Mona

Mona

Edinburgh

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Language enthusiast & people with dark humour...

My learning goals

Moving to a Germanic or Slavic country after the plague so I’m up for learning anything !

My favorite topics

Culture•Cuisine•Academic Knowledge

Sasha

Sasha

Edinburgh

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My learning goals

Learn as much lenguages as i ca...

My favorite topics

Movies Music History A little about everything

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Happy simple and relaxed

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My favorite topics

Life , humans, chillin, hiking, music, cultural differences,...

Perfect language exchange partner

Relaxed, open personality

My learning goals

Communicating at a good level with ppl around the world

Alessandro

Alessandro

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I want a conversation partner who is

Everyone (don't be shy i don't bite no one hahaha ...

My learning goals

Improve my english, learn Spanish and Polish

My favorite topics

Music, draw, videogame, travel, tv series (GOT ) films, books, art, cook, manga :D

Ammar

Ammar

Edinburgh

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My learning goals

To widen my horizon...

My favorite topics

Travel; Food; Interests

My language exchange partner is

Somebody who is good at having conversations

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Roger

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My favorite topics

I am open to various topics; I study food literature and it will...

Ideal language community partner

Open-minded, responsive, friendly

My learning goals

Enhance my confidence in speaking English (or French and German)

Zsófi

Zsófi

Edinburgh

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Cheerful, smart, great sense of humour :...

My learning goals

I would like to improve my spanish and german and french :)

My favorite topics

Sociology, psychology....

Edwin

Edwin

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My learning goals

Able to hold casual conversatio...

My favorite topics

Anything in general really, world issues to small talks, I’m all up for it

Perfect language exchange partner

Humorous, patience and easy to talk to

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Kieran

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Food and Cooking, Technology, Recent Events, Culture Difference's....

I want a conversation partner who is

I want to talk with someone who is patient and will be willing to talk to me slowly so that I can learn! I want to find someone who will help me acquire the languages I want to learn.

My learning goals

I want to start learning simple words through conversation. Then work on greetings and then getting more advanced. I want to work on milestones of 500, 1000 and 2000 words in each language!

Tony

Tony

Edinburgh

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My language exchange partner is

Friendly, talkative, motivate...

My learning goals

Improve and maintain my language skills

My favorite topics

I enjoy sports and staying healthy. I like cooking and love to learn about new dishes, I also like books, art, science and fantasy stuff like game of thrones or Lord of the rings.

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Max

Edinburgh

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My learning goals

To be able to speak excellent Italia...

My favorite topics

Culture, travel, literature, film, music, football, politics, philosophy, food,

Ideal language community partner

Friendly, down to earth, liberal minded and with a wide range of interests

Kai

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Bianka

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My favorite topics

Psychology, philosophy, music, films, travellin...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone open minded with a sense of humour who can talk about anything and everything

My learning goals

To be able to become as fluent as possible in Spanish

Tom

Tom

Edinburgh

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Perfect language exchange partner

Open, friendly, patient and fu...

My learning goals

Improve and not forget my German, make new friends

My favorite topics

Music, travelling, movies

Calum

Calum

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My learning goals

Improve my languages and meet interesting peopl...

My favorite topics

Travel, Technology, Exercise

I want a conversation partner who is

Open minded with passion for learning and travel

Laura

Laura

Edinburgh

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Hola. Estoy aprendiendo español ahora y quiero hablar con alguien...

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Quiero encontrar gente que gusta los idiomas.

My learning goals

Quiero mantener mi nivel de español y practicarlo mucho. También, me gustaría hablar más. En cuanto al francés, necesito que preparar para la universidad.

Deborah

Deborah

Edinburgh

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Ideal language community partner

Someone who is going to push me but also who can have a joke...

My learning goals

Hopefully to gain some fluency in a language

My favorite topics

Languages, history, culture, music, films

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Muireann

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My learning goals

Attain conversational fluency in French, and be able to have...

My favorite topics

Popular culture, politics, literature

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone patient and relaxed who enjoys similar topics and can commit to regular chats.

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Gordon

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My favorite topics

trying to make the world a better place, eating, making a mess...

Perfect language exchange partner

friendly, progressive people who don't mind me butchering their language a little (a lot)

My learning goals

learning every language on earth

Stuart

Stuart

Edinburgh

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Fun and interesting peopl...

My learning goals

Learning Spanish, German and Italian

My favorite topics

Me gusta viajar y conocer gente de otras regiones del mundo.

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Marco

Edinburgh

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I'd like to improve my language skills...

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Film, book, music, and a bit of everything.

My language exchange partner is

Everyone!

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My favorite topics

Ciencia, un poco de deportes, politica, cultura, libros y la...

Ideal language community partner

Una persona paciente

My learning goals

Quiero mejorar mi español, de todas las maneras posibles

Louise

Louise

Edinburgh

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is friendly and just generally is good at chattin...

My learning goals

Being able to easily converse in languages other than my native language

My favorite topics

I love languages! I currently study Spanish and BSL at uni, aiming to one day be an interpreter. I'm also into photography, among many other things!

Spencer

Spencer

Edinburgh

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My learning goals

Better at conversation without hesitating so much to translate...

My favorite topics

Dance, Art, music, musicals, movies, travel, tv, food, YouTube, shopping

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who wants to be friends and work on our language exchange with preferably some topics in common to make conversations flow

Emma

Emma

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My favorite topics

Music, different cultures, foreign language...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone that's pretty talkative and just a generally nice person

My learning goals

Français & 한국어: practice my conversational skills, build up vocab, and practice speaking. 中文:learn some more basic phrases and vocab, practice tones

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Samantha

Edinburgh

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Are willing to learn and make progress on another languag...

My learning goals

Able to understand what people are talking about!

My favorite topics

Native in both English and Mandarin! A very very beginner in Spanish and Korean!

Daniel

Daniel

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My learning goals

Learn new cultures and language...

My favorite topics

i want to learn, french and italian. capisco l’italiano ma non sono buono con la scritta

Ideal language community partner

music, astronomy, science, languages, politics, humanity

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Nick

Edinburgh

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My favorite topics

Science, technology, video games, movies, philosophy, music,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friendly

My learning goals

I want to get extremely good at Korean, good enough to read most books. Could also really use help on chinese. Let’s talk about whatever!

Richard

Richard

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Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who likes discussing anything and everything (and lives...

My learning goals

Greater conversational fluency across all my foreign languages

My favorite topics

Politics, society, travel, language, literature, film, TV

Alexandra

Alexandra

Edinburgh

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My learning goals

Improve listening and spoken. My focus is on listening as I struggle...

My favorite topics

Art, languages, travel, books and history! And everything else too

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone as long as you can handle me being a bit awkward

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 433 English speakers in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh there are 433 members ready to have a English language exchange.

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

You can also find a English Tandem partner in Dundee, Croydon, and Birmingham.

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 433 of them coming from Edinburgh.