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Learn English in Lyon

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Lyonel

Lyonel

Lyon

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English

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My favorite topics

Well, as long as words can be put on a topic, it deserves to...

My language exchange partner is

Someone! Anybody! A topic! Languages! And here we go!

My learning goals

What would you do if it all ended tomorrow?

amro

amro

Lyon

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Turkish

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Ideal language community partner

sortant, ouvert aux autres, patient, capable de nouer des amitié...

My learning goals

Le langue français est importante parmi les langues européennes.

My favorite topics

Anthropology, middle East, theatre, music, art, fashion, humanitarian affairs, cultures.

Eduardo

Eduardo

Lyon

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My learning goals

I want to practice all the languages that I know: English , French...

My favorite topics

Cultural and linguistic differences, films, series, music, a little of everything I'm very talkative. If you cooperate, I promise we'll never get bored of the conversation

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who loves to talk, and who wants to learn new things and new cultures!

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938

English speakers in Lyon

Léa

Léa

Lyon

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My favorite topics

Travelling, food, learning languages ......

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone open minded, that loves discovering new things

My learning goals

Improve my languages

Jady Nekena

Jady Nekena

Lyon

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Malagasy

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Tagalog, Filipino

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Malay

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone, as long as I can practic...

My learning goals

practice as much as possible english/french/spanish/chinese and maybe more!

My favorite topics

singing, dancing, travelling, discovering new cultures, realistic drawings, playing guitar, learning new languages, programming, IT, computer science, psychology ... So many !

Noé

Noé

Lyon

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My learning goals

M'améliorer en portugais Apprendre le russe de 0 Faire la rencontre...

My favorite topics

Faire de nouvelles rencontres

My language exchange partner is

Un étranger qui apprend l'anglais comme moi, du même niveau

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Daria

Daria

Lyon

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Polish

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Persian

My favorite topics

Culture, film, musique, littérature, langues, religion, cuisin...

Ideal language community partner

Quelqu'un ouvert à discuter et partager sur des sujets académiques

My learning goals

Pratiquer les langues, connaître nouvelles personnes et apprendre sur le monde d'aujourd'hui

Anouk

Anouk

Lyon

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Sympa, joyeux, qui aime parler de tou...

My learning goals

J'aimerais passer le Topik pour passer du temps en Corée du Sud / not here for dating

My favorite topics

Études, voyages, hobbies, cinéma, séries

chloe

chloe

Lyon

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German

My learning goals

Échanger avec des personnes du monde entie...

My favorite topics

Langues Questions existentielles ou philosophiques Musique Parentalité Couple

Perfect language exchange partner

Quelqu'un qui a des centres d'intérêt communs avec moi et avec qui je prends plaisir à échanger

Connect with learners around the world

Value Community

Join a global community

Value Learn

Learn what matters to you

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Have fun, engaging conversations

Jordan

Jordan

Lyon

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Japanese

My favorite topics

Digital Nomad, traveling, singing, learning new languages!...

I want a conversation partner who is

If you want to learn French, English or Spanish, feel free to contact me!

My learning goals

I'd like to learn new languages and meet new people all around the world!

Tyler

Tyler

Lyon

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My language exchange partner is

Someone who can become a friend over time, but more importantly...

My learning goals

That depends on the language! I'd love to meet a Uruguayan as I'm in a relationship (long-distance) with a handsome Uruguayo. If that's not possible I'd love to practuce South American Spanish. For Portuguese my preference is for Brazilian.

My favorite topics

Just about everything, but I do love talking about the deeper things if life

Chrysci

Chrysci

Lyon

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Réunion Creole

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Korean

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My learning goals

Talk on a daily basis...

My favorite topics

I need post cards from all over the world for my 8 years old cousin ( school's assignment)

Ideal language community partner

Kind and open minded.

Grace

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5 stars

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

Atrissa

Atrissa

Lyon

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English

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Greek

My favorite topics

Music, films , books, travel ✈️ or any other cool subjects....

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Cool, friendly, open-minded

My learning goals

Practicing languages, getting familiar with different cultures while making international friends

Lisdye

Lisdye

Lyon

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Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who speaks French or Germa...

My learning goals

Meet people who could help me in French or German, as well as meet cool people to share my English and Spanish with!

My favorite topics

I love learning languages and fine arts :)

Louis-jean

Louis-jean

Lyon

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Haitian Creole

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English

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Arabic

My learning goals

Apprendre de nouvelles langues et experience...

My favorite topics

La moto et les voyages y la vida

I want a conversation partner who is

Des personnes avec de la conversation

Reda

Reda

Lyon

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Arabic

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English

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German

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Italian

My favorite topics

Photography, traveling/partying , sport (volleyball), politics,...

My language exchange partner is

I am hoping to meet lovely people, willing to share their culture and make some new friends

My learning goals

I want to discover your culture! I want to know everything i can do, if one day i get to go to your city

Zackariah

Zackariah

Lyon

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Ideal language community partner

Jemand, der gern chattet und gelegentlich einen Video-Chat machen...

My learning goals

Ich möchte meine Konversationsfähigkeiten und mein Deutsch insgesamt verbessern.

My favorite topics

Politik, Filme, Deutsche Kultur und Traditionen

eli

eli

Lyon

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My learning goals

i wanna learn new languages when talking casually....

My favorite topics

travels, cinema, literature, writing, music, concerts, reading, tv shows & animes, astrology, fashion, video games, arts...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

a funny and open minded person who talks a lot.

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Yu

Yu

Lyon

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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French

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German

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Spanish

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Arabic

My favorite topics

All kinds of problems , traveling , culture , gastronimic , et...

Perfect language exchange partner

Who can share idea and help each other with learning many other languages

My learning goals

Getting a good chance in communicating with languages which cannot be used in our own countries, and get new driends

Antonio

Antonio

Lyon

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I want a conversation partner who is

Curious as m...

My learning goals

Get fluent and get to know new cultures

My favorite topics

Travels, food

Fahd

Fahd

Lyon

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Arabic

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Chinese (Simplified)

My learning goals

Des nouveaux rencontre...

My favorite topics

Connaitre des nouveaux amis et améliorer mon niveau en français et communication

My language exchange partner is

N'importe

Tamer

Tamer

Lyon

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My favorite topics

Let's talk about our experience in the life, travel and how we...

Ideal language community partner

Sociable, funny and who has patience

My learning goals

To meet new people from other countries and cultures, make new friends and to have more fluent oral in French language

Xavier

Xavier

Lyon

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Une personne ouverte d'esprit souhaitant apprendre et enseigner,...

My learning goals

Gagner du vocabulaire et apprendre les expressions de la vie courante, pratiquer l'écrit et l'oral mais aussi découvrir la culture du pays et construire une amitié.

My favorite topics

Culture, langues étrangères, voyages, la musique, la vie!

Hiago

Hiago

Lyon

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My learning goals

Bien apprendre le français ! Je n'aime même pas quand j'ai du...

My favorite topics

J'aime bien tout ce qu'a à voir avec les technologies (je suis informaticien) et les sports. Des blagues très très sèches sont aussi ma spécialité

Perfect language exchange partner

Des gens drôles et heureuses qi peuvent m'aider avec le français !

Loïc

Loïc

Lyon

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French

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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German

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Travelling, languages, food, politics, sport (gym and tennis...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who is easy going, open minded and very keen to practice languages with me. Native English speakers are welcome to give me a shout. Look forward to hearing from you. Cheers Loïc

My learning goals

I want to keep improving my English and my pronunciation. Work on my German and Portuguese as well.

Eveliina

Eveliina

Lyon

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English

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Spanish

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My language exchange partner is

Outgoing adventurer with a sparkling sense of humour. Dark humour...

My learning goals

Improve existing skills.

My favorite topics

Everyday life, music, arts

Fatima

Fatima

Lyon

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Berber

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My learning goals

Pouvoir entretenir une discussion sans utiliser de traducteu...

My favorite topics

Les études, le travail, la mode, les voyages, La nourriture

Ideal language community partner

Une personne ouverte d'esprit et très bavarde

Salvatore

Salvatore

Lyon

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Emoji

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My favorite topics

arte filosofia musica anime letteratura fil...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

un artista

My learning goals

Padronanza della lingua

Jade

Jade

Lyon

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English

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Korean

Perfect language exchange partner

Everybody’s welcome here...

My learning goals

I’d like to improve my Chinese and m’y Korean. I’m interested in learning Hebrew too :)

My favorite topics

I love talking about philosophy, history, life, cultural differences, movies, music and art in general, politics.... Love learning new stuff and talking with different people

Laura

Laura

Lyon

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Chinese (Simplified)

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My learning goals

Practicar y aprende...

My favorite topics

Musica, comida, cultura, arte, mitología

I want a conversation partner who is

Alguien paciente

Looking for an online language exchange partner in Lyon, France?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 938 English speakers in Lyon 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 Lyon?

In Lyon there are 938 members ready to have a English language exchange.

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

You can also find a English Tandem partner in Chatenay-Malabry, Torcy, and Montauban.

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 938 of them coming from Lyon.