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30 German speakers in Oakland looking to learn German together

Lo, 29
Oakland
SpeaksGerman
LearnsEnglish, Spanish
My exchange partner isI'd like to meet people that are open-minded
My learning goalsKeep my level of English and Spanish and - best case - improve my language skills - are there any people that live in Freiburg?
My favorite topicsMovies, book, culture, politics, history
Russell, 25
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My conversation partner isAnyone who is interested in communicating with a non-native German speaker.
My learning goalsTo become fluent in speaking German
My favorite topicsI‘m open to all kinds of discussions! Although I do enjoy music, science and movies.
Ro, 36
Oakland
SpeaksGerman, English, French, Irish, Portuguese
LearnsFrench, Portuguese
My language exchange partner isSomebody who likes to learn, to help people, to listen. Patient and accepting as well as encouraging. Willing to take advice and give.
My learning goalsI want to develop my knowledge of Portuguese. I could also benefit from brushing up on my French!
My favorite topicsarchitecture, design, travel, culture, languages, politics, environment, technology, cities, rugby
Erjok, 44
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsArabic, German, Swahili
My exchange partner isRespectful, kind, and intelligent.
My learning goalsTo be fluent
My favorite topicsFriendship and culture
Julieta, 24
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish, Spanish
LearnsGerman
My conversation partner isgreat sense of humour, funny, carefree but also serious and caring when it's needed
My learning goalshave a fluid and serious conversation in another language that's not English or Spanish
My favorite topicsmusic, bands, rights, movies, series
Vishal, 25
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish, Hindi
LearnsGerman, Spanish
My language exchange partner isCan empathize and stay curious
My learning goalsTravelling, and being able to navigate a new city easily
My favorite topicsMusic, Startups, Product, Engineering, Psychology and Philosophy
Lyn, 32
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isNot sure
My learning goalsJust want to practice speaking
My favorite topicsTravel, sports
Jessie, 36
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, French, Korean
My conversation partner isMy perfect Tandem partner 1. Is excited to share their language & culture 2. Wants to practice American English And ideally… (3) Loves travel and/or cooking (4) Also has young kid(s) (I have a toddler) Note: I’m married, NOT looking for relationship.
My learning goalsGerman: conversational fluency Korean: conversational fluency French: basic practice & confidence speaking. Thanks to Spanish I can understand a lot of written French but can’t speak it at all. Need lots of patience!
My favorite topicsLanguage learning, food, nutrition, travel, parenting, independent study, other cultures, books, reading
Allison, 38
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My language exchange partner is*PATIENT* chill, kind, funny and does not mind my cursing
My learning goalsTo speak German like a cranky old, married couple. Just kidding. To visit Germany someday and speak the language conversationally.
My favorite topicsdiscussion topics: dogs, aliens, Dark (show), Smashing Pumpkins, YouTube, how America sucks, how Trump SUCKS, mysteries of life, international travel, how stupid and lazy Americans are, whatever you want
martha, 24
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish, Spanish
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isFriendly and open minded
My learning goalsBe fluent and learn vocabulary
My favorite topicsTV Shows Music Morals
Dennis, 49
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, French, Portuguese
My conversation partner isViajeros. (Travelers)
My learning goalsAprender alemán y mejorar mí castellano. (To learn German, improve my Spanish, and learn a host of other languages 😊)
My favorite topicsViajar. Comida. Cultura popular. (Travel. Food. Pop culture.)
Leslie, 21
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Japanese
My language exchange partner isFunny Talkative
My learning goalsBasic Speech and greetings.
My favorite topicsPhotography Literature Music History
Vito, 34
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isLaid back and nonjudgmental
My learning goalsIch hoffe, dass ich irgendwann auf Deutsch fließend werde.
My favorite topicsArt, music, culture, food, politics and philosophy... And anything else.
Caitlin, 33
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Spanish
My conversation partner isQuiero hablar con gente que está paciente. Mi español es no bueno. Haha, pero vamos reír juntos!
My learning goalsEspero a mantener mejores conversaciones en español que en inglés.
My favorite topicsArt Movies Video games Philosophy
Jill, 43
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My language exchange partner isResponsive and fun. Old enough to know that we don’t know everything. Native speakers please.
My learning goalsOh, just seeing where the path leads. Ich habe vor vielen Jahren in Deutschland gewohnt und kann noch einigermaßen Deutsch sprechen. Mir fehlt nur die Gelegenheit zu üben.
My favorite topicsThe world is your oyster. Talk to me about outdoor sports, food, politics, relationships, science, health and fitness and your language learning experience. Bonus points if you can quote GoT and Westworld.
Gaetan, 31
Oakland
SpeaksFrench
LearnsGerman, English, Chinese
My exchange partner isÀ un être humain passionné, curieux et amoureux de la vie. À un être humain ouvert d’esprit qui s’efforce à rester optimiste, malgré la situation globale du monde dans lequel on vit!
My learning goalsDévelopper mon niveau de grammaire et de construction de phrase afin d’améliorer mon niveau puis ma confiance en conversation orale.
My favorite topicsCreativity, Human being, Traveling, Visual Arts, Communication, Philosophy, Alternative Culture, Social Science, Psychology, Film production, Scriptwriting, TV Series, Politics, Art Therapy, Movies, Ecology
Daniel, 34
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Russian
My conversation partner isPatience, fun, excited
My learning goalsFluent in русский und Deutsche
My favorite topicsGreetings, foods, and travel
Keenan, 31
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Spanish, French
My language exchange partner isSomeone who will challenge me to constantly learn.
My learning goalsBecome fluent in as many languages as possible.
My favorite topicsAnything related to pop culture, sports and science.
David, 32
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Spanish, Chinese
My exchange partner isSmart, sophisticated, easy going, patient and witty
My learning goalscorrect pronunciation, grasp of tenses, idiomatic expressions
My favorite topicsFood, lifestyle, music, weekend plans, vacation, philosophy, health
Zachary, 49
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Dutch
My conversation partner isA perfect language partner would have a sense of humor and be willing to aggressively suggest language corrections so we can both learn and improve.
My learning goalsI'd like to gain the confidence to pursue some multilingual career options.
My favorite topicsBooks Outdoors/Nature Work Music Family/My Son People's passions Things that make people happy Helping people Important decisions Holidays and vacations Travel
Daniel, 23
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My language exchange partner isA foreign adventurer with a varied opinion
My learning goalsSpeak german, make friends
My favorite topicsPolitics, culture, science, adventure.
Arya, 35
Oakland
SpeaksChinese
LearnsGerman, French, Italian
My exchange partner is工作信息
My learning goalsTravel, make friends
My favorite topicsPersonal basic information
Matthew, 37
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Spanish, French
My conversation partner isSpeaks German better than a 4 year old.
My learning goalsTo dream in German
My favorite topicsEveryday life
Hugh, 42
Oakland
SpeaksFrench
LearnsGerman, English
My language exchange partner isChatty, interesting, funny, happy
My learning goalsKeep up with my English and maybe improve my German
My favorite topicsLife, books, experiences, technology, music, ...
Anastasia, 23
Oakland
SpeaksRussian
LearnsGerman, English
My exchange partner isЯ рада пообщаться с любыми людьми
My learning goalsХочу научиться языкам
My favorite topicsРисование, музыка, сериалы и фильмы
Asuka, 34
Oakland
SpeaksJapanese
LearnsGerman
My conversation partner isHappy and fun to talk to:)
My learning goalsBe able to speak German okey
My favorite topicsDesign, tech, yoga
Chantel, 32
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My language exchange partner isHonest, genuine, in love with the outdoors and striving to deepen their understanding of themselves and those around them. Hopefully funnier than me, and more patient (lol)! Bonus points for Black/POC ✊🏽or Queer 🏳️‍🌈 German speakers ✨
My learning goalsI’m German but grew up and live in the US. I want to reconnect with my culture, expand my vocabulary, and get more comfortable ♥️. I can never remember the genders of words, and probably sound oddly formal from learning Deutsch in der Schule 😖
My favorite topicsRelationships / Beziehungen. Emotional Intelligence. Abenteuerlust. Natur. Urlaub. SciFi Filme & Bücher!
Marissa, 37
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isOutgoing, extroverted, likes to laugh and has a healthy sense of self-awareness // Aufgeschlossen, extrovertiert, lacht gerne und hat ein gesundes Selbstbewusstsein
My learning goalsImproving my speaking speed, improving grammar, expanding my vocabulary // Meine Sprechgeschwindigkeit verbessern, Grammatik verbessern, meinen Wortschatz erweitern
My favorite topicsMusic, art, film, dance, photography, science, travel, meditation // Musik, Kunst, Film, Tanz, Fotografie, Wissenschaft, Reisen, Meditation
Jac, 26
Oakland
SpeaksChinese
LearnsGerman
My conversation partner isglobal citizen. good listener
My learning goalsI'm trying to pick up German
My favorite topicsfeminism and gender studies cultures, languages, and translation movie/drama series travel
Derek, 34
Oakland
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, French, Cantonese
My language exchange partner isOpen minded and patient
My learning goalsTo be fluent in multiple languages
My favorite topicsPolitics, culture, sports or movies