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Andrej

Andrej

San Diego

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English

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Bosnian

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Cantonese

My favorite topics

Hobbies, vacation, travel, romance...

My language exchange partner is

Someone easygoing and relaxed looking forward to making friends and exchanging language and culture

My learning goals

I wish to extensively improve and solidify my Mandarin

Ale

Ale

San Diego

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Spanish

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Chinese (Simplified)

Ideal language community partner

A Talkative person! I like when the conversation flows naturally...

My learning goals

Learning a new language or just some phrases

My favorite topics

Love talking and learning about new cultures! I also really love history!

Yongjian

Yongjian

San Diego

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Kazakh

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Russian

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Catalan

My learning goals

To meet people from different backgrounds and participate in...

My favorite topics

Cultures. Travel. Music. Food. Languages.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who loves to travel learning about different languages cultures!

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English speakers in San Diego

Shrikanth

Shrikanth

San Diego

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Telugu

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Hindi

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French

My favorite topics

Conservation, climate change, movies, tv series, trave...

Perfect language exchange partner

Funny, considerate and enthusiastic

My learning goals

Improve my conversational Spanish and Lear to converse in French and German

Lynda

Lynda

San Diego

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German

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Russian

I want a conversation partner who is

With someone that is seriously passionated about languages and...

My learning goals

I want to become bilingual in Spanish and learn German, russian

My favorite topics

Pretty much anything, but really like talking about travels and languages but also everyday problems since i like to solve problems

Tiffany

Tiffany

San Diego

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English

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French

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Korean

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German

My learning goals

I’d like to learn to speak fluently. Or In just downtime so I’ll...

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about video games or just life in general. I don’t mind what to talk about as long as it’s interesting!

My language exchange partner is

Well, I mean I prefer someone who can help me learn. Someone who could make time out of their busy schedule, but I’m okay with whoever and whatever!

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Wesley

Wesley

San Diego

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Spanish

My favorite topics

️‍I like languages, music, going to the gym, and meditating....

Ideal language community partner

Someone open-minded and fun to talk with. Anything is fine with me. I like learning and helping other people learn, too.

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak multiple languages reasonably well. I don’t expect to be perfect in any of them, but I want to be able to connect with people and translate for them if need be.

Eva

Eva

San Diego

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Marathi

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Portuguese

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Spanish

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A perfect Tandem buddy for me would be someone that I can help...

My learning goals

I want to learn how to use a language in everyday life.

My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing football (soccer), space, and pets.

Nora

Nora

San Diego

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Italian

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Emoji

My learning goals

Improve my language skills, learn about other cultures and ways...

My favorite topics

I like to talk about science, research, art, culture, traveling, different topics in life...

Perfect language exchange partner

Easy-going, open-minded, kind and friendly person.

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Nathan

Nathan

San Diego

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Hebrew

My favorite topics

I like talking about psychology, music (Florence and the Machine,...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who is friendly, nice, and can understand that I’m not on here as often as I would like to be.

My learning goals

I would like to improve my Spanish, Farsi and Hebrew.

Richard

Richard

San Diego

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Indonesian

My language exchange partner is

Anyone who is learning English and who can help me ou...

My learning goals

Be able to hold a decent conversation in my target language

My favorite topics

Video games, programming, cooking, movies, and Dungeons and Dragons

Kye

Kye

San Diego

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Macedonian

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Japanese

My learning goals

I want to learn Korean and hopefully learn other languages once...

My favorite topics

BTS, LGBTQ+, Writing, Books, Psychology

Ideal language community partner

Someone nice, interested in the same music as me, and LGBTQ+ 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."

Timothy

Timothy

San Diego

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My favorite topics

I am a student of linguistics at UCSD looking to talk about the...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is willing, or interested in working with me for my documentation of the varying, and unique sounds of their native tongue.

My learning goals

I am also personally invested on becoming conversational in Georgian. I am currently studying it's grammar, so I am eager to learn on the side

Renee

Renee

San Diego

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English

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Emoji

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

Perfect language exchange partner

Anybody outgoing and friendly! Likes fashion, anime, kpop, traveling,...

My learning goals

Make many friends!

My favorite topics

Work out, Christianity, Kpop, anime, China, Japan, South Korea (Asia in general), traveling, food, music, and etc.

Julio

Julio

San Diego

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French

My learning goals

Speak with the world, hablar con el mundo, говорить с миром,...

My favorite topics

Viajes, negocios, buceo, volar helicopteros y aviones, canciones cantar karaoke, programas comicos de television, hablar muchos idiomas, youtube, facebook, hablar en programas de radio y television, ciencia ficcion, ir al cine.

I want a conversation partner who is

mujeres que les guste hablar de bucear, volar aviones y helicopteros, negocios bienes raices y network marketing, canciones, peliculas, ciudades.

Tyler

Tyler

San Diego

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German

My favorite topics

Anything really...

My language exchange partner is

A person experience in their language, wants to learn, or is just fun to talk to.

My learning goals

To Learn Spanish! ¡Aprender Español!

Jeremy

Jeremy

San Diego

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Ideal language community partner

Someone who loves language enough to not be precious with it....

My learning goals

I’d like to speak fluently in the next 12-24 months as I make a transition to moving in Northern Italy (Emilia Romagna)

My favorite topics

I like to discuss, art and Theatre, the magic of music and human connection, how to improve and build local relationships between people and their representatives, and food! (Gardening/permaculture/sustainability, etc.)

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San Diego

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English

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German

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak well in other languages and work on...

My favorite topics

Books, school, travel, culture, and learning. I also love theatre and music! I love to draw and make art. I also like to talk about vegetarianism.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone nice, funny, and someone who will help me out and correct me!

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Samrine

Samrine

San Diego

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My favorite topics

Idées et points de vue de la vi...

Perfect language exchange partner

Sociable, intéressée et pédagogue

My learning goals

M'améliorer en anglais et pourquoi pas apprendre de nouvelles langues

Hamed

Hamed

San Diego

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English

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Persian

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone who likes to talk....

My learning goals

Conversational skill improvement

My favorite topics

Hello, I really like to travel and learn about new cultures. I also like to learn different languages. Nice to meet you!

Davide

Davide

San Diego

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My learning goals

Improving my written French and developing a voice in Spanish....

My favorite topics

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My language exchange partner is

Anyone interested in learning English or Italian and who can teach me some of their native tongue

Marco

Marco

San Diego

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English

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French

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Italian

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Hindi

My favorite topics

Any topic, cualquier asunt...

Ideal language community partner

Anyone who’s willing to teach and learn, even share some experience. Cualquiera que tenga la voluntad de enseñar y aprender, incluso compartir alguna anécdota

My learning goals

Cualquier idioma. Aprender de temas diversos y de las experiencias de las personas... conocer gente de otros países y hacer intercambio cultural a través de la comunicación

Juan Diego

Juan Diego

San Diego

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English

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Cantonese

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Japanese

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Spanish

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone open minded, and honest and adventurous. A thinker. A...

My learning goals

Learn to speak and soon relocate to that country / or culture like area

My favorite topics

Life, collaborating ideas, self improvement and solving global issues

David

David

San Diego

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English

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My learning goals

basic conversation and improving pronunciatio...

My favorite topics

music, stories

Perfect language exchange partner

Patient, fun, eager to learn

Taha

Taha

San Diego

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My favorite topics

I enjoy kayaking and biking and hiking and traveling....

I want a conversation partner who is

You!

My learning goals

Learn a little Spanish, and a little Russian. Most important: make real friends in other countries.

Ryan

Ryan

San Diego

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English

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Korean

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Japanese

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Chinese (Simplified)

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is easy to talk with! Meet people from other cultures...

My learning goals

To find people to talk with in Mandarin firstly as I can speak it but don’t have enough people to practice with where I live (maybe learn some new things too). Learn basic words for the other languages I said I’m learning/interested in

My favorite topics

Netflix, Tennis, Golf, Soccer, Basketball. Good food from other countries!

Marlene

Marlene

San Diego

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Korean

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Portuguese

My learning goals

Learn a new language and practice my fluency for languages I’m...

My favorite topics

Movies, languages, glasses!

Ideal language community partner

Someone who helps me learn their native language

Spencer

Spencer

San Diego

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English

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Vietnamese

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Chinese (Simplified)

My favorite topics

Travelling, science, food, learnin...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone with an open mind. Easy to get along with. I want to improve my việt and français, I just started learning chinese.

My learning goals

Improve my french, vietnamese and Mandarin

Pete

Pete

San Diego

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Spanish

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone with patience and very talkative lo...

My learning goals

To improve my listening and speaking skills!

My favorite topics

Adventurous things. Like rock climbing or fun ideas. I love learning about a new culture.

Daniel

Daniel

San Diego

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French

My learning goals

I'm from Costa Rica, my native lenguages are: Spanish and English....

My favorite topics

History, music, photography, art, books, cinema, travels.

I want a conversation partner who is

Travelers, musicians, weirdos, photographers, readers.

Looking for an online language exchange partner in San Diego, United States?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 351 English speakers in San Diego 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 San Diego?

In San Diego there are 351 members ready to have a English language exchange.

Are there other locations in United States other than San Diego where I can find a English language exchange partner?

You can also find a English Tandem partner in Long Beach, Bellevue, and Denver.

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 351 of them coming from San Diego.