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lifestyle and nightout conversiation. Sports and most important......

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Young wild and free

My learning goals

Be able to handle first meeting conversation and to understand general topic

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My learning goals

I would like to learn a new language and make a friend

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about architecture, video games, travel/cultures, anime, and honestly anything!

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Meet some interesting ppl and get to know different culture...

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Dogs and fashion

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Open minded and interesting people

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I love to discuss about music, cultural traditions of the population,...

Perfect language exchange partner

An easy going person down for whatever

My learning goals

Improve my vocabolary and my speaking skills

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People who would like to learn something new about Italy and...

My learning goals

Practice in English to reach English fluency

My favorite topics

Chicago, music, films and series, events, travel, food

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I’m considering learning 6 languages or more....

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I am passionate about languages and language learning. I also love traveling and making new friends along the way.

My language exchange partner is

I am mostly self taught therefore I would love to meet natives and those who have any advice or would like to practice our target languages.

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Science, engineering, medicine, technology, politics, ethics,...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is patient and understands that it takes time and continuous feedback to learn a language. Someone who is energetic, optimistic, and interesting. Overall, I hope we both share excitement for learning languages together!

My learning goals

I want to improve my grasp on fluency in foreign languages, specifically with using nuanced, regular language as well as a formal understanding of grammar and vocabulary. I want to speak as people do on a daily basis, as well as understand.

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People interested in improving their English and Spanish skills,...

My learning goals

Improve my language skills

My favorite topics

Swiming, jogging, reading, working out and meeting new people. IG. @gabe.spindler

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Learn French, German and also improve my Englis...

My favorite topics

Movies, Dance, travel, sports

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone fun to have a nice conversation

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School, psychology, philosophy, books, music, food, culture,...

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My perfect Tandem partner will share interest in topics that I am interested in.

My learning goals

Learn more vocabulary and also learn more about other cultures.

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Outgoing and a good listene...

My learning goals

Learn about different culture and make friends.

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Culture, music and sports

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My learning goals

Keep up Spanish and learn new languages! Italian,Portuguese,...

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Culture, politics, science, education, conservation, travel.

Ideal language community partner

Likes the outdoors, the arts, owns their own business, self-starter, looking for advice or to share experiences.

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My favorite topics

- Animals - Travel - Language learning - Hobbies & professions...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

- Someone who is willing to dedicate ten to fifteen minutes per day to exchanging and correcting audio messages! Five minutes per day adds up quickly!

My learning goals

- Improved fluency in Italian, French, Spanish, and Portuguese. - New friends & travel suggestions!

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a creative individual who is passionate, resourceful and ambitious...

My learning goals

how to do business with people all over the world

My favorite topics

Art, Business, Philosophy, Entrepreneurs

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Learn spanish Arabi...

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Extrovert Friendly Geeky Outgoing Adventurous

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My favorite topics

Traveling, sports, technology...

My language exchange partner is

People who like to have fun, travelling, sports

My learning goals

Learn some language, make some friends

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"Fantastic app full of fantastic people. I’ve made many friends and I’m even planning trips to see them. It’s turned my life around!"

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Ideal language community partner

Open minded insightful and funny people ☺️IG:ioanafantaa...

My learning goals

I want to learn as much as possible

My favorite topics

Psychology,social justice, writing, reading, working with kids, learning about different cultures and languages, travel, poetry, & teaching

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My learning goals

I wish to be fluent in both. My partner is mexican and they soeak...

My favorite topics

Sports, movies, music, anything really I jusy t need practice.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Understanding, I will make alot of mistakes so bear with me.

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Like talking about adventure and movies and vacation conversation...

Perfect language exchange partner

Hummmmm I believe such is life and life is very short., as long as he got good heart and caring God fearing person

My learning goals

To be with the right channel

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Someone lives in Chicago. Because I may go to chicago for master...

My learning goals

Meet some people who can have voice call with me in chinese or English.

My favorite topics

Student,major in law.Just a big boy.Talk to me casually ~ Basketball,big fan to nba,sports,movie and music!A crazy man about shoes...I got more than 30 basketball shoes in my room...lately I am watching tgt,I like cars,too. I'm in Chongqing.你好nihao!

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learn so much my brain explodes...

My favorite topics

happy flowers trees life love laugh

My language exchange partner is

people interested in similar things

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My favorite topics

Exploring the World and Learning Languages! ✈️, Political Science...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who loves the world, loves exploring, and someone who is open to all kinds of new people and experiences

My learning goals

Hope to learn more of the other languages I'm learning, and would love to help others with their English and French!

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Je ne sais pas vraiment car je suis vraiment ouverte à tous....

My learning goals

C’est juste une passion que j’ai maintenant et qui me pousse à apprendre les mots et phrases dans une autre langue que la mienne à laquelle j’ai un fort intérêt.

My favorite topics

Les sujets dont j’aime beaucoup parler sont l’art, la danse classique (ou aussi les danses classiques), les langues en général, les cultures des peuples, la géographie, etc. Je suis prête et ouverte à parler de beaucoup de choses différentes.

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My learning goals

Being able to understand the language and to express myself in...

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Travels, movies, coffee, beach, emotionally talk. I'd really like to meet people and friends from all over the world.

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who also speaks in English so we can understand each other and learn our primary languages so it can be easier to communicate. I'm not asking to respond right away, I can't do it either.

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Food, filmmaking, k-dramas, languages, cultures, musi...

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Someone serious about languages only

My learning goals

Having more courage to just speak/write

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My learning goals

I think I have a better level in Italian than in English. I would like to be fluent in English and to improve my language thanks to this app.

My favorite topics

I love to spend time with other people, discover new countries. I’m graduated in applied foreign languages and live now in Chicago, US.

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Improve my language skills, while helping others...

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I enjoy writing poems and short stories. Other hobbies: music, science, learning other cultures, politics.

Ideal language community partner

Passionate people who'd love to have a stimulating chat. Especially anyone with interest in learning more about spanish :)

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is patient and knows multiple languages

My learning goals

To be able to speak fluently and hold a casual conversation

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Tous les gens. A kind and open minded person who is willing to...

My learning goals

Expanding my knowledge and vocabulary in as many languages as possible!

My favorite topics

Food- Movies- World- Traveling-Dancing- Theatre - Vegetarian- Writer. Instagram: @_da.vidd_

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Life Ambitions, Traveling, Food

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Adventurous and Open-minded

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 735 Italian speakers in Chicago looking to learn Italian 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 Italian language exchange in Chicago?

In Chicago there are 735 members ready to have a Italian language exchange.

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

You can also find a Italian Tandem partner in <a href=/learn/italian/marietta />Marietta, <a href=/learn/italian/bowling-green />Bowling Green, and <a href=/learn/italian/san-bernardino />San Bernardino.

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 735 of them coming from Chicago.