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Learn German in Portland

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Tony

Tony

Portland

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I enjoy reading, I’m an art student, and I’m also into fitness...

My language exchange partner is

I’d like to practice languages through Tandem. Making friends who speaks French, German and Spanish. Don’t worry if you don’t speak any of these languages, just drop me a message if you want. ☝️

My learning goals

Wish I could get an intermediate level of my French , German and Spanish.

Asher

Asher

Portland

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People interested in fun TPRS. TPRS means: 1) telling short stories....

My learning goals

Practice listening and speaking without overthinking. Learning to understand and recognize different accents.

My favorite topics

I like drawing, learning languages, growing vegetables/cacti, being with animals, paying attention to events, and more. Wenn du Mandarin lernen möchtest kann ich dir helfen. 中文水平是大概HSK四五吧,还说得不流畅,要练习听力. Quiero comprender todas las formas de español en el

Peter

Peter

Portland

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My learning goals

I want to practice my German conversation skills and start learning...

My favorite topics

Music, Art, Dance, Books, Languages, Culture, Geography, Daily Life

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Everyone! I enjoy chatting with all sorts of people

maisy

maisy

Portland

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My favorite topics

Biology, theatre, music, musical theatre, cooking, guitar, medicin...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is passionate about what they’re talking about, can correct me when I’m wrong, and is okay with being corrected.

My learning goals

I want to be fluent in as many languages as possible. I’m looking into a career that would benefit from me knowing many languages.

Peter

Peter

Portland

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I want a conversation partner who is

A fun, light-hearted Spanish speaker who will correct my mistakes...

My learning goals

To be able to hold a conversation with a native speaker and improve my overall comprehension of the language.

My favorite topics

Travel, food, music, books, TV shows, languages

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Kyle

Kyle

Portland

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My learning goals

I’d love to polish my Spanish and work on my Frenc...

My favorite topics

Soccer movies tv politics

My language exchange partner is

Someone chill to talk about food with.

Anthony

Anthony

Portland

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My favorite topics

I like to talk about music, travel, and family....

Ideal language community partner

Someone who likes learning languages, and wants to talk about something cool in their life. Also someone who isn't afraid to correct my grammar and accent.

My learning goals

I want to be more fluent in languages that I'm learning as well as help other people practice their English.

Luis

Luis

Portland

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

I can talk with anybody who wants to share with me her/his own...

My learning goals

I would like to refine my english skills and my german. Also I can help you with your spanish.

My favorite topics

Technology, travelling, sports, philosophy, understanding people, learn new languages, having fun.

Eli

Eli

Portland

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Catalan

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French

My learning goals

I want to improve my language skill...

My favorite topics

Sports, technology, travel, music and language learning or pretty much anything

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is open minded and easy going. Someone who is respectful and embraces other cultures

Kelly

Kelly

Portland

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Bavarian

My favorite topics

I honestly can have a conversation about anything! I enjoy talking...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who’s not afraid to correct me! I am teachable and ready to learn!

My learning goals

I would like to achieve at least basic German to hold a nice conversation, but willing to dive in deeper as I want to travel to Germany soon.

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Drew

Drew

Portland

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My language exchange partner is

An upbeat, energetic person with lots to shar...

My learning goals

I want to be more comfortable in everyday, informal conversations.

My favorite topics

Music, fashion, and food!

Brandon

Brandon

Portland

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My learning goals

Improve my German fluency before traveling to Germany in September...

My favorite topics

Soccer, hockey, transit, playing and listening to music, engineering

Ideal language community partner

Someone who’s enthusiastic about sharing their language and culture with others.

Hannah

Hannah

Portland

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My favorite topics

Music, psychology, travel, metaphysics, art, fun...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who loves to have fun and be silly!

My learning goals

I would love to learn to be pretty fluent for travels and being able to connect to people on another level.

Éirinn

Éirinn

Portland

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Perfect language exchange partner

Someone with patience, because I am very beginner with Spanish!...

My learning goals

I have many plans to visit Mexico soon, and my partner’s family is Mexican. I would like to be able to converse with them and ideally become fluent someday.

My favorite topics

I’m a photographer and visual artist, hoping to travel to Mexico and Peru soon. I love learning, history, playing music, comedy, and all kinds of art!

Aubri

Aubri

Portland

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My learning goals

Better conversational skills and improved grammar in Germa...

My favorite topics

Comedy, podcasts, books, travel, cooking, feminism, television, live music

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone smart, funny, sarcastic

Kai

Kai uses Tandem to share their culture with other members.

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Anne

Anne

Portland

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My favorite topics

Food, verbs, clothing and any fun vocabulary for russian, I know...

My language exchange partner is

Someone patient with me, and willing to answer not only questions about language, but also things relating to culture

My learning goals

To be fully fluent in Russian, and live in Russia for a few years. For German, I’d like to become at least partially fluent.

Zack

Zack

Portland

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Ideal language community partner

Someone who speaks German and is friendly....

My learning goals

I need more people to speak German with! I'm not very active on here anymore so feel free to add my Snapchat or IG and start a conversation! SC: zac.walls01 IG: dmt._.coachella_goddess

My favorite topics

Computer science, martial arts, wrestling, culture, political science, philosophy, mathematics, natrual sciences, linguistics

Alia

Alia

Portland

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My learning goals

I want to communicate with some of the families in my community...

My favorite topics

I can talk about pretty much anything, I’m only an expert when it comes to myself or vine references. I enjoy discussing music, culture, current events, food, nature, and technology.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Patient, encouraging, and humorous.

Vanessa

Vanessa

Portland

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My favorite topics

Really anything I do like talking about dream jobs and accomplishments....

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is outgoing, funny, awkward and understanding like I am. Someone who can talk about all sorts of things. So if you’re nice, that’s good too. Oh and if they’re okay with sarcasm. There will probably be a lot of that.

My learning goals

I just really want to improve my knowledge of these languages. I wanted to click more but the limit is three. Which I think is just silly. But I’d love to be able to have conversations and understand more.

Nicole

Nicole

Portland

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Funny people who are serious about learning and teaching...

My learning goals

To speak Portuguese fluently!

My favorite topics

Social issues, TV shows, documentaries, cultural differences, life stories, and food. Languages are my passion!

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Morgan

Morgan

Portland

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My learning goals

Better my flo...

My favorite topics

Questions of culture & philosophy

My language exchange partner is

Spirited conversation, partners willing to correct me

Judy

Judy

Portland

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My favorite topics

film & television, food, music, sports, trave...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who can help with or answer any questions regarding a language, such as grammar or proper usage of a word.

My learning goals

To try and learn more languages.

Frank

Frank

Portland

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who wants to talk via audio calls! I have an illness...

My learning goals

Help others with their English, maintain my Spanish, improve my bad German, and meet new people (friends!). I want to practice talking and listening, not writing so much. I have a wife so I'm not looking for more, but new friends are nice!

My favorite topics

I like to discuss all the crazy things about language (I'm a linguist!). I also love books, mindfulness / meditation, music, coffee. But I'm willing to talk about anything if someone is interesting ;) I prefer to avoid politics and I'm not into sports

Lindsey

Lindsey

Portland

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My learning goals

Be able to read and have conversation...

My favorite topics

Fashion Design, fashion styling, anime, health + wellness, photography, basic conversation to get to know people and form friendships!

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is willing to help a beginner!

Luis Angel

Luis Angel

Portland

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Películas, tecnología, músic...

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Alguien divertido y extrovertido

My learning goals

Espero divertirme mientras aprendo

Emilia

Emilia

Portland

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My language exchange partner is

Someone fun and open minded...

My learning goals

Want to help teach Spanish and English and maybe learn French, German, etc.

My favorite topics

Feminism, dogs, movies, tv shows, astrology

Emma

Emma

Portland

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My learning goals

I want to learn more specialized vocabulary, practice using complex...

My favorite topics

Languages, science, cooking

Ideal language community partner

Open-minded, not afraid to correct my writing

Kaelan

Kaelan

Portland

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My favorite topics

Travel,Photography, Coffee, I like learning about new cultures,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I want to meet people of all nationalities who are open minded. I also want to Practice my language skills and make new friends

My learning goals

Improve my Language skills , learn new cultures and make new friends

Anne

Anne

Portland

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Perfect language exchange partner

Interesting, passionate about learnin...

My learning goals

To be fluent in as many languages as possible

My favorite topics

Language, science, math, music

Charlie

Charlie

Portland

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My learning goals

learn new ways to see the world communicate blur lines make...

My favorite topics

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I want a conversation partner who is

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 159 German speakers in Portland looking to learn German 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 German language exchange in Portland?

In Portland there are 159 members ready to have a German language exchange.

Are there other locations in United States other than Portland where I can find a German language exchange partner?

You can also find a German Tandem partner in New York, Anchorage, and Tucson.

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 159 of them coming from Portland.