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Learn German in Rochester

Learn to actually speak German by making friends with native speakers

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Manuela

Manuela

Rochester

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German

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Bosnian

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My favorite topics

Meaningful things, politics, educational topics, regular things...

My language exchange partner is

Open-minded, not judging, world open, well rounded

My learning goals

Gain a natural way of speaking

Julia

Julia

Rochester

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German

Ideal language community partner

I’m learning European Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese so I’d...

My learning goals

Keeping up with Spanish and Portuguese and improving my Italian, as I have an intermediate level right now! :) I’m at a conversational level in French and currently study German and I’ll be studying Hebrew more in the future

My favorite topics

I like music, a cappella, playing instruments, movies, learning languages, linguistics and learning about different cultures! I’m an English pronunciation coach and I am studying to be a Bilingual SLP! I’m an ENFP and like talking about psychology!

Dax

Dax

Rochester

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Thai

My learning goals

I want to learn these languages too communicate better with my...

My favorite topics

I really like drawing, photography, watching horror movies, listening to music, playing video games, talking to people online, getting to know new people, exploring new places, etc

Ideal conversation exchange partner

No one is perfect, but if I had to choose then maybe someone who can constantly remind me to study words/sentences, won't get mad if I mess up, and will stick with me till the end.

Saharatu

Saharatu

Rochester

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Japanese

My favorite topics

I like to talk about food, traveling, movies, sports literally...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone nice and friendly

My learning goals

Making new friends

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Keren

Keren

Rochester

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I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who knows German. (Or Korean/Italian). Or anyone who'd...

My learning goals

Ich spreche schon ein bisschen Deutsch, weil es ich lerne Deutsch im Schule. I'm also Korean-American, so I understand a little Korean. But I'd like to comprehend and speak German and Korean much better. Open to other languages as well!

My favorite topics

German, korean, politics, the environment, running, school, music (rock and soul especially), gardening... a lot of things. I'm especially fond of puns.

Sagar

Sagar

Rochester

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German

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Spanish

My learning goals

Practice conversations in German and Spanis...

My favorite topics

Sports,Video Games,History,Programming,Politics. I also am open to exploring new topics.

My language exchange partner is

I would like to expand my german vocabulary and grammar. I also recently started to learn spanish

Johannah

Johannah

Rochester

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Irish

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German

My favorite topics

A lot of different things. Mostly, philosophy and day to day...

Ideal language community partner

Probably anyone :)

My learning goals

To learn languages well enough to hold basic or normal conversations with others in different languages.

Owen

Owen

Rochester

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English

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Spanish

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German

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French

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Portuguese

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Friendly and ope...

My learning goals

Make new friends and improve my languages skills

My favorite topics

Physics major, into art and tennis for the most part. Poetry is also a fun new hobby

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Tianmu

Tianmu

Rochester

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German

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English

My learning goals

Practice my English and Germany...

My favorite topics

Car, running, sneaker, life

Perfect language exchange partner

Open and talkative dude

Hellena

Hellena

Rochester

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Spanish

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French

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German

My favorite topics

I love coffee, my favorite food is stroganoff from Brazil, I...

I want a conversation partner who is

People that don’t take life too seriously.

My learning goals

Meet new people, know more about another countries and different cultures, and improve English as well.

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크리스토퍼

Rochester

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English

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Thai

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Japanese

My language exchange partner is

I want a good friend, talking funny, and an open min...

My learning goals

I want to improve in Japanese

My favorite topics

こんばんは! Basketball, Soccer, Track and field, Movies, Read a book, and video game. Instagram ~ raid_xxkingzandrewxx

Marcella

Marcella

Rochester

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French

My learning goals

Improve my French/ Spanish with a native speaker, help someone...

My favorite topics

English as a second language teacher who likes travel, books, food, culture❤️ Game of Thrones, Netflix, Forrest Gump, la Casa de las Flores, la música de Selena y Céline Dion.

Ideal language community partner

Native speaker of French or Spanish. Female in her 20s. Someone to help me with their language, and I could help them with English in return. Let’s prepare a topic to discuss over video chat Ask me about anything.

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."

Samuel

Samuel

Rochester

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English

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Italian

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Movies/Television, Writing/Reading, Life, New thing...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is open-minded, patient, and easy going

My learning goals

An increased fluency in the language(s) I’m learning

Anna

Anna

Rochester

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Perfect language exchange partner

Patient Openminde...

My learning goals

Possibility to speak German freely

My favorite topics

Traveling Food Communication

Shansanotta

Shansanotta

Rochester

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English

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Korean

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Yoruba

My learning goals

I would like to work on speaking and understanding Korean mainly...

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about books, movies, and food!

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who does not mind talking about everyday issues..

Sunny

Sunny

Rochester

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English

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French

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Japanese

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Korean

My favorite topics

Anime, Sports, Music, Food, Culture relations...

My language exchange partner is

Someone adventurous and willing to learn new things constantly. Also someone who loves to travel and gain knowledge on other cultures.

My learning goals

I want to learn a new language. I want to learn more about others. I want to be able to travel with someone and make as many foreign friends as possible.

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German speakers in Rochester

Alyssa

Alyssa

Rochester

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French

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German

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is talkative, open, and just enjoys conversation,...

My learning goals

I want to be able to talk to my niece and nephew who only speak German

My favorite topics

Hobbies, life events, jobs, education

wan

wan

Rochester

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Cantonese

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Korean

My learning goals

Hope to use Korean daily dialogue,English is not very good either....

My favorite topics

food,fashion ,song,travel,idols

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Want to make friends from different countries, are learning Korean, like to watch Han Zong, the next step is to learn Japanese.

Zack

Zack

Rochester

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

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Vietnamese

My favorite topics

Food, television shows, camping, mechanical desig...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who wants to be friends offline and meet in the real world.

My learning goals

Improve Chinese, learn Japanese

Tapanga

Tapanga

Rochester

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English

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Spanish

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Portuguese

I want a conversation partner who is

Funny, patient, kind, and interestin...

My learning goals

Fluency and efficiency

My favorite topics

Music, piano, singing, biking

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Daniel

Daniel

Rochester

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French

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Spanish

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Russian

My learning goals

Fluency in Russia...

My favorite topics

History, languages, books, TV, travel

My language exchange partner is

The kind who is motivated to learn and interested in seeing me learn.

Matt

Matt

Rochester

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My favorite topics

I love movies, music, and speaking with friendly individuals...

Ideal language community partner

I want to practice my French and Spanish with people. I am currently a Latin and English teacher. Yo quiero practicar mi español y mi Français con gente. J’aimerais m’entraîner mon français et mon espagnol.

My learning goals

1. Learn language 2. Meet new and interesting people 3. Have meaningful conversations

Gabriel

Gabriel

Rochester

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Spanish

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English

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German

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French

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who can start a conversatio...

My learning goals

High

My favorite topics

Science, history, politics

Nadia

Nadia

Rochester

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English

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Spanish

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Arabic

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Chinese (Simplified)

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French

My learning goals

Have a nice fluent conversatio...

My favorite topics

Travel, pop culture, writing.

Perfect language exchange partner

Cultured yet relaxed

Mika

Mika

Rochester

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English

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Spanish

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Arabic

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American Sign Language

My favorite topics

Everything from history and mythology, to great books and science...

I want a conversation partner who is

Patient, encouraging, willing to spend even just a few minutes if that is all we have.

My learning goals

I would love to be fluent or near so in a year.

Jessica

Jessica

Rochester

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English

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Spanish

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Portuguese

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is good at keeping up conversation and has similar...

My learning goals

Fluency, I am studying to become a medical interpreter, so learning a lot of medical vocabulary. I also want to learn Portuguese and the pronunciation, as well some Mandarin.

My favorite topics

Culture, Food, Experience, Nutrition

Carisse

Carisse

Rochester

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English

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Spanish

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Arabic

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French

My learning goals

To be as fluent as possibl...

My favorite topics

Every day life ,Instagram

Ideal language community partner

Funny,adventurous,kind,

Sarah

Sarah

Rochester

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English

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Korean

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French

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Food,clothes,cultur...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is willing to help and learn

My learning goals

To be fluent in Korean French and spanish

Taryn

Taryn

Rochester

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English

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French

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Russian

Perfect language exchange partner

somone who is open minded and enjoys weird and deep discussion...

My learning goals

I would love to learn how to get out of my shell more and perhaps something new from people.

My favorite topics

Astrology, occult, paranormal things, anime, manga, languages, cultures, books, movies, art, history, politics, religion, space, nature and animals...really anything lmao

Maria

Maria

Rochester

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English

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French

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Persian

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Tajik

My learning goals

Learn more frenc...

My favorite topics

I would like to work on my pronunciation in French as well as learn conjugation.

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who will send my a lot of voice notes and have good explanation skills

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 108 German speakers in Rochester 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 Rochester?

In Rochester there are 108 members ready to have a German language exchange.

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

You can also find a German Tandem partner in Geneva, Orlando, and Wilmington.

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 108 of them coming from Rochester.