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Learn Japanese in Durham

Learn to actually speak Japanese by making friends with native speakers

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Amelia

Amelia

Durham

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Japanese

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My favorite topics

Music, food, art, and movies, video game...

My language exchange partner is

Anyone, i would like to meet new people

My learning goals

To at least be able to speak any language fluently, but to also help others learn how to speak English

Shiyu

Shiyu

Durham

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Ancient Greek

Ideal language community partner

明るくて、言語学習が好きな人。Someone really wants to improve language skills....

My learning goals

とりあえず、英語が上手になりたい。

My favorite topics

友達みたいに日常生活や趣味とかについて話したい。

Fiona

Fiona

Durham

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Cantonese

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English

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My learning goals

I will to make some friends and language exchang...

My favorite topics

Culture . People . Foods. Hobbies . Travel

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Nice . Personality is well. More like ask me questions

Mia

Mia

Durham

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

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Japanese

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French

My favorite topics

Music|Food|Movies|Yoga|Travelin...

Perfect language exchange partner

Open minded and friendly

My learning goals

Just wanna know more about different cultures and and hopefully make friends along the way

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Rodrigo

Rodrigo

Durham

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I want a conversation partner who is

Serio/a, divertido/a,amable e interesante, no importa de donde...

My learning goals

Practicar bien el idioma hasta llegar al grado de poder hablar naturalmente y fluidamente, para no tener barreras de comunicacion

My favorite topics

me encanta la cocina, la fotografia y aprender nuevos idiomas y practicarlos/j'aime bien beaucoup connaître et parle les langues moi aussi aime le photographie, cuisiner et j'adore beaucoup la musique et jouer la guitarra/i love soo much know and practice

Hidenori

Hidenori

Durham

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My learning goals

Find someone to learn languages togethe...

My favorite topics

I enjoy learning languages and different cultures, photography and rock climbing!

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is interested in and accepting of other cultures and different view points, someone who is studying Japanese

Aksel

Aksel

Durham

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Japanese

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Muay Thai, and Schutzhun...

Ideal language community partner

People interested in technology and combat sports

My learning goals

decent

decent

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

patient,kind,good manne...

My learning goals

speak confident and be a social people.

My favorite topics

Kpop,drama,sports

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Laura

Laura

Durham

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German

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Turkish

My learning goals

Fluenc...

My favorite topics

Music, cinema, literature, food, travels

Perfect language exchange partner

Calm and fun

Samarth

Samarth

Durham

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Hindi

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Arabic

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German

My favorite topics

Nature enthusiast, i love wildlife photography, apart from this...

I want a conversation partner who is

Friendly people looking to have good interesting deep conversations. who wants to share experiences and to know about each other cultures and cuisines etc. interested to talk about all kind of topics. New ppl- new things to learn :)

My learning goals

Primary goal is to meet interesting people here, share life experiences while learning new languages and practising advanced English. If all goes well then to meet these friends someday and see their country.

Allison

Allison

Durham

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English

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French

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Italian

My language exchange partner is

Sympa, amical, ouvert à de nouvelles expérience...

My learning goals

Améliorer mon italien et mon français

My favorite topics

La nourriture, la littérature, les voyages, la photographie

GQ

GQ

Durham

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Korean

My learning goals

communicate frenquently, make friends, learn more native expression...

My favorite topics

Anything you like or confuse. I'm going to Duke University, I want to learn more about it.

Ideal language community partner

friendly, someone who can give me advice on my language learning

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."

YiJen

YiJen

Durham

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Chinese (Traditional)

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English

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My favorite topics

Travel, food, music, movie, nove...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Anyone!

My learning goals

I want to become more like a native speaker!

Abigail

Abigail

Durham

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Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who has similar interests and is kind...

My learning goals

Fluency in german, confident conversations in french and italian

My favorite topics

Music/musik/musique/musica, religion/religione, philosophy/philosophie/philosophie/filosofia, politics/politik/politique/politica, art/kunst/art/arte, culture/kultur/culture/cultura

Xianglin

Xianglin

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Cantonese

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Japanese

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English

My learning goals

Practice my spoken English and avoid Chinglish. Even though you...

My favorite topics

I love to work as international volunteer. Thinking about spending my spring break in South America or Middle America. Do you have any advice on choosing destination?

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone ready to teach and learn.

Derron

Derron

Durham

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English

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Spanish

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Italian

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German

My favorite topics

Music, art, TV programs, anything...

My language exchange partner is

Funny, nice, and speaks French, Spanish and German

My learning goals

Improving my language skills by every day conversation

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Find more than

110

Japanese speakers in Durham

Adam

Adam

Durham

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English

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Spanish

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Italian

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Armenian

Ideal language community partner

Likes to have fun while learning - I love to laugh...

My learning goals

To be able to actually use other languages, even if very simply at first

My favorite topics

Food/drink, traveling, music, nature, sports

Neli

Neli

Durham

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English

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French

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Italian

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Igbo

My learning goals

I want to learn the colloquialisms of various languages, how...

My favorite topics

Almost anything, but especially popular culture (music, television and film, etc.), food, travel, and literature.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who’s nice and has a good sense of humor.

chan

chan

Durham

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Korean

My favorite topics

we can talk anything and everything! i dance, sing, play bass,...

Perfect language exchange partner

someone adventurous and kind!

My learning goals

i just want to better my skills!

Eva

Eva

Durham

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I want a conversation partner who is

爱看漫画 爱打扮 爱化...

My learning goals

去日本玩

My favorite topics

漫画 衣服 化妆品

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Kelly

Kelly

Durham

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Spanish

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My learning goals

Learn how to have a conversation in Italian , French & German...

My favorite topics

I love to talk about other cultures, Movies , Sports .

My language exchange partner is

Everyone who want to learn my native language

carla

carla

Durham

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Arabic

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Spanish

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English

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Travel,series, movies, food, cooking, business...

Ideal language community partner

Friendly, familiar, funny,smart,

My learning goals

Speaking and writting skills

Ethan

Ethan

Durham

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English

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German

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Italian

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French

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Anyone who enjoys having a meaningful and intellectual conversation...

My learning goals

I would like to practice my French and improve my German a little.

My favorite topics

My main interests are: politics, history, different cultures, music, literature. My hobbies include: debating, travelling, skiing and reading.

Xu

Xu

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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English

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Japanese

My learning goals

I want to practice English more to make me more fluently in speaking....

My favorite topics

Anything could be discussed. I prefer topics on travel, culture, food, science and photo shooting.

Perfect language exchange partner

If you are interested in cultural diversity would be great, because I love very aspects on it.

Ali

Ali

Durham

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Azerbaijani

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Russian

My favorite topics

Cinema, travelling, music and literatur...

I want a conversation partner who is

Native Russian who can speak English

My learning goals

I aim to practice Russian to improve it.

Andrew

Andrew

Durham

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English

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My language exchange partner is

Someone who's laid back, willing to work with me, and has a good...

My learning goals

I want to be able to speak Japanese someone fluently.

My favorite topics

Anime, manga, or anything related to Japanese culture.

Shalla

Shalla

Durham

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English

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French

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Italian

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My learning goals

I'd like to become professionally fluent in French and Spanish,...

My favorite topics

Science/medicine, food, music, dance, art, politics, traveling

Ideal language community partner

People with progressive ideas and varied interests, perhaps a fellow academic, perhaps not.

Shuxiaoli

Shuxiaoli

Durham

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Chinese (Simplified)

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French

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Spanish

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English

My favorite topics

Love travelling (12 European countries), reading novels, watching...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Easygoing, openminded, humourous, friendly, talkative (No flirting please!!!!! This is a language learning app!)

My learning goals

Improve my foreign language skills! Meet people from all over the world!

Olivia

Olivia

Durham

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English

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Arabic

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Portuguese

Perfect language exchange partner

Easy-going, good at conversation, funn...

My learning goals

Conversational language goals

My favorite topics

Movie, politics, international relations, Hans Zimmer, traveling

Jon

Jon

Durham

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My learning goals

Fluency in German, French, Spanis...

My favorite topics

The arts, music especially World events

I want a conversation partner who is

Calmly engaged, steadfast

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 110 Japanese speakers in Durham 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 Durham?

In Durham there are 110 members ready to have a Japanese language exchange.

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

You can also find a Japanese Tandem partner in Buffalo, Concord, and Virginia Beach.

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 110 of them coming from Durham.