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Learn Japanese in Columbus

Learn to actually speak Japanese by making friends with native speakers

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Whitney 惠特妮

Columbus

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English

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Japanese

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Spanish

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Polish

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Swedish

My favorite topics

Violin, Music, Languages, Science, Saxophone Música, lenguas,...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is willing to allow me time to grow as a speaker of their language. I want to be supportive of you, and I expect the same of you.

My learning goals

To become more proficient at other languages.

Rick

Rick

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Emoji

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French

Ideal language community partner

Someone who loves talking. Would like to video chat...

My learning goals

Become fluent in conversation

My favorite topics

Food movies music . I love making new friends.... could you be one ?

Mark

Mark

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

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Portuguese

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Hebrew

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Italian

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French

My learning goals

Improve my Italian and French for future use in my linguistic...

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Former university Spanish teacher here! Currently I’m the Assistant Director of the Center for Latin American Studies at The Ohio State University. I love languages, linguistics, and my family and friends.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Native speakers of any of the languages I’m studying!

Ryan

Ryan

Columbus

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English

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German

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Greek

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Japanese

My favorite topics

Music, movies, political events, video games, cultural differences,...

Perfect language exchange partner

Talkative and in depth. Not looking to flirt. Please don't try to. Instagram/Twitter: @RGiavasis

My learning goals

I want to be able to joke and laugh in another language.

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Lexii

Lexii

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

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Korean

I want a conversation partner who is

Nice, willing to exchange cultures, fu...

My learning goals

I want to be conversational in all 3 languages. With japanese, I want to go soon so i need to be conversational.

My favorite topics

Music, culture, food, etc

Lola

Lola

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

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Italian

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Japanese

My learning goals

To learn to speak languages and understand them better, and learn...

My favorite topics

Video games, movies, cooking, gardening, language/culture

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is open to discussing a wide variety of topics and is kind.

Guto

Guto

Columbus

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English

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Italian

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Spanish

My favorite topics

I love Animals and food. I love play chess and poker. I love...

Ideal language community partner

People who have respect and patience.

My learning goals

I wanna speak fluent because I love make new friends.

Afiya

Afiya

Columbus

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Somali

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Turkish

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English

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Korean

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Japanese

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone with respect and patienc...

My learning goals

Be able to communicate

My favorite topics

Anything as long they it is appropriate

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Join a global community

Value Learn

Learn what matters to you

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Have fun, engaging conversations

Frank

Frank

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Chinese (Traditional)

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Japanese

My learning goals

For a better communicatio...

My favorite topics

About myself

Perfect language exchange partner

With my same perspective

luke

luke

Columbus

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English

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French

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Arabic

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Chinese (Traditional)

My favorite topics

I like meeting new people and learning about where people are...

I want a conversation partner who is

Open to any topic and discussion

My learning goals

To become conversationally fluent and talk to people from areas I'd like to travel!

Mika

Mika

Columbus

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English

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Japanese

My language exchange partner is

Kind, caring, friendly perso...

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak japanese fluently

My favorite topics

Music, Anime, Reading, Video games, and Japan!

Michael

Michael

Columbus

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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German

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Japanese

My learning goals

Gain extra language abilities, use then to help me dig into those...

My favorite topics

History, cultures, daily news

Ideal language community partner

Patient, humor,outgoing

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."

Zaliyah

Zaliyah

Columbus

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My favorite topics

Anime. Japanese culture. Fandoms. Kpop. Music. Cosplay. Photography....

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Anyone who wants a friendship. I want friends!

My learning goals

To be fluent in Japanese

KNiya

KNiya

Columbus

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English

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French

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Korean

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Spanish

Perfect language exchange partner

Some one who is patient, willing to help, and friendly...

My learning goals

I want to learn more korean and french, and improve upon the skills that i learn

My favorite topics

Anything really, im open to talk about any topic you want

Shannon

Shannon

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Korean

My learning goals

I really would like to be proficient...

My favorite topics

Anything & learning languages

I want a conversation partner who is

A person who is dedicated & serious as I am.

JJ

JJ

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

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French

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Movies, pop culture, traveling, language...

My language exchange partner is

A person who likes pop culture, who has traveled or also loves other languages

My learning goals

I want to further my knowledge of Spanish and possibly start another language

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Find more than

107

Japanese speakers in Columbus

Kyungmin

Kyungmin

Columbus

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Korean

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English

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Japanese

Ideal language community partner

Anyone who is motivated can be a great language partner...

My learning goals

To be able to speak the language fluently.

My favorite topics

I like talking about differences between cultures.

Brittany

Brittany

Columbus

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English

LEARNS

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Japanese

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Korean

My learning goals

To speak Japanese fluentl...

My favorite topics

Reading, writing, music, Studio Ghibli, Disney, movies, languages

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone interesting who is willing to both carry a conversation and listen

Chaz

Chaz

Columbus

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English

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American Sign Language

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French

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Culture, lifestyles, and pop cultur...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is able to help me improve my language skills.

My learning goals

Improvement with communication

Juanito

Juanito

Columbus

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Spanish

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English

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Japanese

I want a conversation partner who is

talkable,weird and smart...

My learning goals

Make friends and learn languages

My favorite topics

Music,Video Games and Anime

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Madison

Madison

Columbus

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English

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Portuguese

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Spanish

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French

My learning goals

i hope to continuously learn new things and not be afraid to...

My favorite topics

i love to talk about other people’s stories and things they love/are interested in! i also love music :)

My language exchange partner is

someone very outgoing, enjoys meeting new people and adventurous! i hope to learn a lot about them and languages !

Garrett

Garrett

Columbus

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English

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Russian

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German

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Norwegian

My favorite topics

Open to discuss anything. To many passions and hobbies for this...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is interested in learning or improving their English . Sharing things about other culture's. Open minded individuals.

My learning goals

Learn, brush up on different languages.

Cameron

Cameron

Columbus

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English

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Dutch

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German

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Italian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who likes talking about pop cultur...

My learning goals

Read and speak multiple different languages

My favorite topics

Sports, skiing/ snowboarding, pop culture and traveling

Maddie

Maddie

Columbus

SPEAKS

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English

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Emoji

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Japanese

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Korean

My learning goals

Getting better at something foreig...

My favorite topics

Lifestyle, comedy, movies, aesthetics. Anything really

Perfect language exchange partner

A nice person who’s open for conversation and questions

Elijah

Elijah

Columbus

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English

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Italian

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Spanish

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Greek

My favorite topics

Music ...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone very enthusiastic , loves conversing , teaching / learning.

My learning goals

I would like to learn Spanish and Italian which is the language of my family. Also would like to meet new people , learn different cultures , and make worldwide friends in the process !

Zack

Zack

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Spanish

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French

My language exchange partner is

Communicative and patient language exchange partne...

My learning goals

Increase vocabulary, refine existing grammar knowledge , foreign friends

My favorite topics

Movies art games videos language culture China japan Mexico Spain bogata Colombia soccer futbol Spanish Japanese mandarin Korean

Mirkamil

Mirkamil

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Uyghur

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German

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Turkish

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Persian

My learning goals

Native speake...

My favorite topics

Susamam!

Ideal language community partner

Caitlin

Caitlin

Columbus

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English

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American Sign Language

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French

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Animals, swimming, writing, blogging, books, learning, education,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Talkative, open to different ideas or discussions, and actively responds to messages.

My learning goals

Increase fluency in my target languages.

Donté

Donté

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Arabic

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Cantonese

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Italian

Perfect language exchange partner

Opened minded, easy going, positive attitudes, and free spirited....

My learning goals

Improve my speaking, develop a native intonation, improve my hearing

My favorite topics

Travel, culture, food, technology, meeting people from around the world and connecting with them.

Brittany

Brittany

Columbus

SPEAKS

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English

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Japanese

My learning goals

I want to use Japanese every da...

My favorite topics

Music, books, pets, culture, philosophy

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who is consistent and not afraid to correct my mistakes

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 107 Japanese speakers in Columbus looking to learn Japanese 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 Japanese language exchange in Columbus?

In Columbus there are 107 members ready to have a Japanese language exchange.

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

You can also find a Japanese Tandem partner in Queens, Piscataway Township, and Dayton.

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 107 of them coming from Columbus.