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Learn English in Istanbul

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seyar

Istanbul

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My favorite topics

I enjoy discussion about sociocultural and linguistics. I love...

My language exchange partner is

A friendly, outgoing and understanding and respect to believes and values. A person who loves food and books.

My learning goals

I will apply language which will I learn to my academic goals. I would like to go for My PhD to Europe and travel and explore European countries.

Edibe

Edibe

Istanbul

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Turkish

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Ideal language community partner

Erkek kadın far etmez ama benim yaşımda olmal...

My learning goals

Yurt dışı deneyimi yaşamak ve farklı insanlarla tanışıp arkadaş olmak

My favorite topics

Sosyoloji, kültürel, teknoloji

美娅

美娅

Istanbul

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German

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Turkish

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English

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Korean

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Chinese (Traditional)

My learning goals

I want to learn more than 5 languages fluently till 202...

My favorite topics

Programming, Technology, Music, Books

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A person who is not racist and open minded.

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Find more than

8,882

English speakers in Istanbul

Cihan

Cihan

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

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German

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Russian

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Arabic

My favorite topics

I am from turkish, i am 30 years old, i learning germany, russian,...

Perfect language exchange partner

I am learning english, i can speak turkish

My learning goals

Tutkish and kurdish

Oum

Oum

Istanbul

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Arabic

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French

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Spanish

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German

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Norwegian

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Swiss German

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone willing to teach and learn who would participate in ...

My learning goals

Acquire more languages , learn from others life experience , having a friend all over the world

My favorite topics

Travelling , cooking, camping , life experience hiking,volunteering etc

Şahin

Şahin

Istanbul

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Turkish

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Kurdish (Sorani)

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English

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German

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Russian

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French

My learning goals

To have friends from different-countries-cultures-and if it’s...

My favorite topics

Topic is not important we can talk about everything you want..))

My language exchange partner is

A person who know English and some more languages will be perfect for me

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Tuğçe

Tuğçe

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Azerbaijani

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Norwegian

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German

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Russian

My favorite topics

Interested in history, philosophy, politics... healthy life and...

Ideal language community partner

do not hesitate to talk ✌

My learning goals

Going to move to Germany soon. Currently study German and Norwegian let's talk. привет, я туче. Я живу в Стамбуле. Я учу Русский язык. Помоги мне! давай поговорим

Ilber

Ilber

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

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German

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Spanish

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Italian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

The partner who teaches me the language is the perfect partner...

My learning goals

Comunication is possible if two person want to talk,if you dont want to talk there is nothing ı can do

My favorite topics

Sports,art and daily events

Mahsum

Mahsum

Istanbul

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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

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Turkish

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English

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Armenian

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Persian

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French

My learning goals

For frequent communicatio...

My favorite topics

All of topiscs

Perfect language exchange partner

I think if my partner is kind it is enough

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Join a global community

Value Learn

Learn what matters to you

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Have fun, engaging conversations

Pavel

Pavel

Istanbul

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Polish

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Lithuanian

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English

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Portuguese

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Icelandic

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German

My favorite topics

Self development, cycling, cooking, digging the topics, speaking,...

I want a conversation partner who is

Who can advise on touring bicycles???

My learning goals

Would love to be comunicative while travelling

Ozlem

Ozlem

Istanbul

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Turkish

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German

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English

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Spanish

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French

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Korean

My language exchange partner is

I want to talk with someone who is funny and respectfull...

My learning goals

I love the way people communicate with different languages It really fascinates me.

My favorite topics

I like talking about Marvel, Movies, K-pop Astrology and Tech. I also like foreign cultures.

Cesim

Cesim

Istanbul

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English

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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

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My learning goals

I want to Learning English for Speaking with a English peopl...

My favorite topics

Working World,Friendly life ,about love ,about culture ,about Language ,Country traditions ...

Ideal language community partner

My partner is very energy ,love live ,sincere with me,help me about Learning English

Mateo

Mateo uses Tandem to find travel buddies in Europe.

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"Fantastic app full of fantastic people. I’ve made many friends and I’m even planning trips to see them. It’s turned my life around!"

Alen

Alen

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Armenian

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Spanish

My favorite topics

General topics, love, sports, countrie...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Talkative, the one teaches new things

My learning goals

I want to improve my Spanish and learn grammer.

Uğur

Uğur

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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French

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Italian

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Spanish

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Russian

Perfect language exchange partner

Funny,clever,friendl...

My learning goals

I wanna speak them like these are my natives

My favorite topics

Pets,Art,Books,Films,Sports,Documentaries,earth,politics,food

Emre

Emre

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Hungarian

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Spanish

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Italian

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Japanese

My learning goals

I would like yo communicate better and speak fluentl...

My favorite topics

Travelling, Art, History

I want a conversation partner who is

Easy going and open minded

Çetin

Çetin

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Spanish

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French

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German

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Italian

My favorite topics

Basketball, books, theatre, discovering Culture, activities,...

My language exchange partner is

A person who is friendly and fluent in English

My learning goals

Improving my English skills Making new friends

tannaz

tannaz

Istanbul

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Persian

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English

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German

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Turkish

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Swiss German

Ideal language community partner

A person who is organized and a serious learne...

My learning goals

I want to get fluent in Turkish

My favorite topics

I mostly enjoy talking about movies, books, art and history. I find cultural exchange as much interesting.

Zanyar

Zanyar

Istanbul

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Turkish

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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

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English

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Spanish

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French

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German

My learning goals

Culture, meets new people, know different ideas......

My favorite topics

Culture, travel, love

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Love, travel, visitor, crazy

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Rauf

Rauf

Istanbul

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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

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Turkish

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English

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German

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Russian

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French

My favorite topics

Music, holiday, funny video...

Perfect language exchange partner

Friendly, smart, open minded

My learning goals

I love learning languages.

Loli

Loli

Istanbul

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Turkish

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Azerbaijani

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English

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French

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German

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Italian

I want a conversation partner who is

talkative & kind...

My learning goals

become fluent

My favorite topics

any topics. Movies, series, memes, foods, cultures, different languages& countries, daily, etc.

Ediz

Ediz

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Korean

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

My learning goals

Become fluent and meet new peopl...

My favorite topics

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My language exchange partner is

耐心的人,如果我回答很慢,就是我在试试明白你的句子还有想一想怎么回答。。。请改正我每个错误

Aleyna

Aleyna

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Armenian

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German

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Spanish

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French

My favorite topics

Culture,animals,shopping,universe...

Ideal language community partner

Funny,intelligent,open minded,

My learning goals

Practice my english and other languages , meeting with native people

west

west

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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Arabic

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Belarusian

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Bosnian

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Persian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Intelligen...

My learning goals

Widen my world with speaking word world with their conceptuals

My favorite topics

Philosophy

Emin

Emin

Istanbul

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Turkish

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Kurdish (Kurmanji)

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English

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Spanish

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German

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Italian

My learning goals

Improve speaking leve...

My favorite topics

Cars, chess, fitness, movies, books,parrots,science, software, self improvement

Perfect language exchange partner

Fun, intelligent, talkative and interesting

OZgun

OZgun

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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German

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Portuguese Flag

Portuguese

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Spanish

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Italian

My favorite topics

travel,music, movie and sports. Learn about other culture...

I want a conversation partner who is

outgoing , kind, intellectual

My learning goals

Viva la vida

Civan

Civan

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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German

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Italian

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Polish

My language exchange partner is

Friendly and open-minded as well as enjoy learning new things...

My learning goals

Improve my German for daily life and also with using it, being able to fit into business

My favorite topics

Life,culture, Food, History, Movies, Philosophy, Science, Sports

Sadık

Sadık

Istanbul

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Turkish

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Arabic

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English

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Azerbaijani

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Persian

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Tajik

My learning goals

Learning the worlds cultures and ideas. ...

My favorite topics

literature, history, languages, religions ادب، تاريخ، لغات، اسلام

Ideal language community partner

Willing

bashar

bashar

Istanbul

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English

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Turkish

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Italian

Spanish Flag

Spanish

My favorite topics

Music / Movies / Sports / History / Art...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

The person i would like to talk with should be friendly , funny and most importantly respectful

My learning goals

I want to become fluent in Turkish thats my main goal . And on the side i would like to learn some new Spanish words

Beyza

Beyza

Istanbul

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Turkish

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English

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German

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Spanish

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Japanese

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Korean

Perfect language exchange partner

He/She should be funny and well informe...

My learning goals

i wanna know all languages

My favorite topics

music, travel

Hana

Hana

Istanbul

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Serbian

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English

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Turkish

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Spanish

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Italian

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Russian

My learning goals

to know more people,understand them,have good communication everywhere,travelin...

My favorite topics

everything,depends on my mood

I want a conversation partner who is

People who will help me to learn Spanish and Italian

Looking for an online language exchange partner in Istanbul, Turkey?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 8,882 English speakers in Istanbul 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 Istanbul?

In Istanbul there are 8,882 members ready to have a English language exchange.

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

You can also find a English Tandem partner in Kirikkale, Sivas, and Gölcük.

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 8,882 of them coming from Istanbul.