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Learn English in Waterloo

Learn to actually speak English by making friends with native speakers

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Xiao

Xiao

Waterloo

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Bengali

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French

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Arabic

My favorite topics

Books, Travel, History, Scienc...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is patient at teaching, and strict at correcting.

My learning goals

Practice speaking.

Kunal

Kunal

Waterloo

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English

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Tagalog, Filipino

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Ideal language community partner

Everyone!...

My learning goals

Learning a new language enough to converse and understand the tv shows

My favorite topics

Culture, film, anime, food, travel, philosophy, sports

Matt

Matt

Waterloo

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My learning goals

Spanish French German...

My favorite topics

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Outgoing Fun Love to travel College students

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Find more than

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English speakers in Waterloo

Maya

Maya

Waterloo

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Bengali

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My favorite topics

Art (drawing), music, discovering different cultures, Bollywood,...

Perfect language exchange partner

Friendly, helpful, patient, common interests :)

My learning goals

I would like to have a fluent conversation with a spanish speaking person and practice my Dutch (:

Denis

Denis

Waterloo

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I want a conversation partner who is

Similar interests and content and positiv...

My learning goals

Conversations with others around the world

My favorite topics

Design, music, tiny houses, minimalism, personal science

Julia

Julia

Waterloo

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Arabic

My learning goals

learn to speak french and korean fluently...

My favorite topics

marvel movies, kdramas, kpop, food, music, youtube, photography

My language exchange partner is

friendly, encouraging, and easy to talk to! also I'd love to meet people who want to be long-term friends :)

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Mabel

Mabel

Waterloo

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French

My favorite topics

Lifestyle- love to travel, so I would love to hear about your...

Ideal language community partner

A friendly, open-minded, fun person! If you can teach others well that would be a strong asset as I am here to learn.

My learning goals

Since I want to travel to other countries, I want to learn Mandarin and Spanish, enough to be able to have a conversation. I also want to improve on my French skills (writing and speaking).

chiara

chiara

Waterloo

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Dutch

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Italian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

People with who i can have an interesting conversation and learning...

My learning goals

To speak a language correctly

My favorite topics

Music, reading and going out with friends

Jessica

Jessica

Waterloo

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My learning goals

Me gustaría ser fluido en español o hablar español bien porque...

My favorite topics

Me gusta las películas, la comida y hablar sobre todos las cosas.

Perfect language exchange partner

Me gusta hablar con las personas interesa en ayudar mi con español. Quiero una persona que es simpático, divertido y no aburrido.

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Daniel

Daniel

Waterloo

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My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing music and film (especially Disney!) as well...

I want a conversation partner who is

My ideal Tandem partner would be helpful, funny and kind and enjoy talking about things I enjoy! They would also need to be good at correcting my grammar !

My learning goals

My goal is to get a good grade in my A Level to get into university. I also would like to go on holiday to France and would love to be able to chat with the locals with my new french skills! :)

Sidong

Sidong

Waterloo

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Cantonese

My language exchange partner is

Open-minded, intellectual, conscientiou...

My learning goals

Be able to understand in Cantonese, then maybe converse.

My favorite topics

I'm studying psychotherapy master 心理治疗硕士 in Canada. My English is fluent and has little accent. Some of my hobbies: Asian food, singing, guitar, gym, swimming, telling bad jokes, reading, and meditation. I'm spiritual and adventurous.

Eidde

Eidde

Waterloo

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Chinese (Simplified)

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My learning goals

To become comfortable in regular dialogue...

My favorite topics

Technology, Art, History, Tennis, Non-blockbuster movies

Ideal language community partner

Patient individual with a good sense of humor

Jun

Jun uses Tandem to improve his English speaking and listening skills.

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"One of the reasons I’ve struggled to stay engaged in practicing languages is a lack of being able to talk to native speakers, so this app is a lifesaver."

Isaiah

Isaiah

Waterloo

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English

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French

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Tagalog, Filipino

My favorite topics

Science, video games, programming, musi...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone my age, and who has similar interests

My learning goals

Learn how to speak better French and filipino

Maia

Maia

Waterloo

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English

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Korean

Perfect language exchange partner

Happy, calm, excited to tal...

My learning goals

Learn another language, and make some friends

My favorite topics

Music, art, food, movies, anything

Virginia

Virginia

Waterloo

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Korean

My learning goals

Learning other languages...

My favorite topics

IG: teddy_bear_nation808 Relaxing, Vibing, Movies/TV, Games

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone funny, and that I can vibe with (Don’t try to flirt, I just want friends)

Veronica

Veronica

Waterloo

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Polish

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French

My favorite topics

Music, films/ movies, books/ literature, current events, science...

My language exchange partner is

I'm not sure... Maybe someone around my age? Someone with similar interests.

My learning goals

I want to speak French fluently. I want to learn how to understand native French speakers.

Nas

Nas

Waterloo

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Turkish

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Chinese (Traditional)

Ideal language community partner

Funny, sportive, smar...

My learning goals

Possible advanced levels for proposed languages

My favorite topics

Life,sport,movie etc

Natalie

Natalie

Waterloo

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German

My learning goals

Further all aspects of my language skill...

My favorite topics

Reading (Harry Potter, True Crime...), Tv Shows (Greys Anatomy, Stranger Things...), Sports (Dance, Tennis, Running, Biking...)

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Conversational, Ambitious, Encouraging, Friendly

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Emma

Emma

Waterloo

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English

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Music, art, pets, writing, trave...

Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone who wants to make a friend and share music, shows, and books in our languages

My learning goals

I want to be able to talk to native speakers when I travel!

Alex

Alex

Waterloo

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Spanish

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English

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French

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Portuguese

I want a conversation partner who is

Open minded people, I’m open to talk to anyon...

My learning goals

Become fluent in a different language and make new international friends

My favorite topics

Languages, Music, Social Media, Movies, Fashion etc.

Praise

Praise

Waterloo

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Yoruba

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Korean

My learning goals

I want to get better at Korean. So grammar, vocabulary, slangs,...

My favorite topics

Music, fashion, sciences, pets

My language exchange partner is

Friendly, can carry a conversation, respectful

jackie

jackie

Waterloo

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English

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Italian

My favorite topics

Popular culture, music, culture...

Ideal language community partner

Someone dedicated to learning

My learning goals

Fluency in French and practice in Italian.

Claire

Claire

Waterloo

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English

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German

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friends my age who are learning the same languages as me or who...

My learning goals

Get better at language I’m learning and improve skills

My favorite topics

Art, music, social science, animals, nature

Lesley

Lesley

Waterloo

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My learning goals

Improve French language....

My favorite topics

Music, art, travel, vegan food

Perfect language exchange partner

Native language is French

Omas

Omas

Waterloo

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My favorite topics

Games Comedy Movies Foo...

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone who is willing to speak Spanish or wants to learn English!

My learning goals

Learn spanish and help others with English

William

William

Waterloo

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My language exchange partner is

Fun, easy going, and interesting peopl...

My learning goals

Fluent in Russian and Chinese

My favorite topics

Travel, art, culture, flying

Jawad

Jawad

Waterloo

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Chinese (Simplified)

My learning goals

I'd like to put into practice all the theory I learn about languages....

My favorite topics

I like talking about technology, ancient stories (like epic of Gilgamesh), and film :3

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is friendly and always trying to laugh!

Véronique

Véronique

Waterloo

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English

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French

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American Sign Language

My favorite topics

I love talking about art and food...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A person who is willing to be patient with me

My learning goals

I'd like to be able to speak and have lasting friendships with people who don't speak English

Anthony

Anthony

Waterloo

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone I can get along well wit...

My learning goals

I want to become better at mandarin

My favorite topics

Travel, life, programming

Colin

Colin

Waterloo

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My learning goals

Find a partner to speak japanese wit...

My favorite topics

Japanese language and culture. アニメ、たべもの、のみもの、ねって

I want a conversation partner who is

Japanese speaker interested in canadian and american culture

Looking for an online language exchange partner in Waterloo, Belgium?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 101 English speakers in Waterloo 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 Waterloo?

In Waterloo there are 101 members ready to have a English language exchange.

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

You can also find a English Tandem partner in Charleroi, Dendermonde, and Uccle.

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 101 of them coming from Waterloo.