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Learn Japanese in Kansas City

Learn to actually speak Japanese by making friends with native speakers

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My favorite topics

異文化や生活について会話してみたいです。自分の国と違う文化に触れたいです。 ...

My language exchange partner is

素直で、優しくて、話が面白い人です。 Honest,gentle and interesting people . 正直诚实~对人温和亲切~幽默有趣~

My learning goals

フランス語や日本語や英語を練習したいです。 I really want to learn French!at least some expressions in daily life my major in college is Japanese and I have been in Japan for 1year. I will be happy if I can communicate with u also in Japanese!!!

Darrion

Darrion

Kansas City

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Ideal language community partner

Someone who is ambitious and really interested in learning their...

My learning goals

Ultimately I want to become fluent. I know it will take time though. So for now, I just want to work on making sure I get the basics of my target languages down.

My favorite topics

Music, Anime, Language and Culture, Politics, Video Games, History and Religion. (no I'm not religious)

Morgan

Morgan

Kansas City

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Japanese

My learning goals

I don’t know but making new friends would be coo...

My favorite topics

Art, movies, food, and life and stuff. Ohh and like videogames and cats are good too

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Patient, very patient im hardly even a beginner. Im probably gonna look a bunch of shit up.

Markus

Markus

Kansas City

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My favorite topics

Exercise, politics, philosophy, literatur...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone committed to learning as a hobby

My learning goals

I want to be easily understood in several languages

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Meech

Meech

Kansas City

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German

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Cantonese

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who enjoys talking about sports, someone who enjoys learning...

My learning goals

I hope to start traveling around the world just a little bit at a time to learn of the different cultures around the world and to share my US culture as well with new people!

My favorite topics

I have a passion for helping people, sports (Football, American football, baseball, basketball, hockey, track and field). I love to eat food! I love ethnic foods from around the world. I enjoy being active in sports and being fit lifting weights.

Sam

Sam

Kansas City

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French

My learning goals

Improve my French, maintain my Spanish, and learn Portuguese...

My favorite topics

Music, literature, history, science, geopolitics, cooking, hobbies

My language exchange partner is

Smart, good conversationalist, common interests, reliable, and nice

Alireza

Alireza

Kansas City

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English

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French

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Art and literature. Culture and music and cinem...

Ideal language community partner

Person who interested to speaking about culture and art

My learning goals

Learning English language and relationship with other people

Greg

Greg

Kansas City

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English

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Emoji

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Dutch

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who likes to talk about their language. Or hear about...

My learning goals

Learn what I can, feel slightly more comfortable with forign languages, help people with English. Learning languages has always been tough for me. I also just enjoy talking to people of different backgrounds.

My favorite topics

Hiking, outdoors, travel, video games, different cultures, computers, the sciences

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Madeline

Madeline

Kansas City

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My learning goals

I would love to learn as much as possible so that I will be able...

My favorite topics

Art, music celebrities, LGBT+

Perfect language exchange partner

Kind, helpful

David

David

Kansas City

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Portuguese

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My favorite topics

Music Culture Meditatio...

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone Same age

My learning goals

Fluent in Spanish Practice arabic

Donye

Donye

Kansas City

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Korean

My language exchange partner is

I would like to have someone who is willing to teach me but could...

My learning goals

I would like to learn how to speak different languages and learn more about the different cultures.

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about music, food, sleep, and school.

Betsy

Betsy

Kansas City

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My learning goals

I want to become fluent in Spanish within the next 6 months...

My favorite topics

Art, school, culture, animals, books, movies, television shows, Buddhism, history, graphic design, fashion, coffee, food, alcohol

Ideal language community partner

Patient, interesting, funny.

Jun

Jun uses Tandem to improve his English speaking and listening skills.

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Parker

Parker

Kansas City

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Korean

My favorite topics

Culture, music, language learning, fashio...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

People who want to be friends and learn together! 새로운 친구가 생겼으면 좋겠다

My learning goals

Speaking to a native, learning more about the language, and reaching higher levels of proficiency

Ángel

Ángel

Kansas City

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Perfect language exchange partner

Conversaciones agradables...

My learning goals

Amistad, relaciones, aprender, disfrutar, conocer.

My favorite topics

Películas, tecnología, sistemas, viajes, lugares, música, deportes extremos.

Roozbeh

Roozbeh

Kansas City

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My learning goals

I want learn daily English for something that I need every da...

My favorite topics

About cultures and meet someone new

I want a conversation partner who is

I think I can discussing with females better than males

Lissette

Lissette

Kansas City

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Spanish

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Russian

My favorite topics

Anything! Arts, literature, culture, history, I’m all about i...

My language exchange partner is

Someone nice and willing to help me practice and develop my skills

My learning goals

I’d actually like to get fluent this time, no more playin around

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Komal

Komal

Kansas City

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Ideal language community partner

Amable, tiene una mente abiert...

My learning goals

Una meta que pueda mantener una conversación con significado

My favorite topics

Me gusta hablar sobre problemas políticos y culturas diferentes

Lila

Lila

Kansas City

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My learning goals

I want to become fluent in as many languages as possible...

My favorite topics

I play piano and viola and am very invested in band and orchestra.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who is fun to talk to and is willing to correct me if I make mistakes and really help me learn my target language.

McKenzie

McKenzie

Kansas City

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Italian

My favorite topics

Tell me something interesting about where you live. What do you...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone fun, not creepy, who loves to share good stories.

My learning goals

To improve my Spanish to a point where I’m comfortable marketing myself as bilingual in my job. I especially need to work on my vocab. I think Italian is just the most beautiful language ever, so I started working on it last year on Duolingo just for fun

Mohsen

Mohsen

Kansas City

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German

I want a conversation partner who is

i want to perfect my English and Germany also meet new peopl...

My learning goals

music traveling sports reading

My favorite topics

A person with perfect knowledge in English and also Germany language

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George

George

Kansas City

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German

My learning goals

I want to help other people and be able to talk and have fun...

My favorite topics

Stories, especially creepy or suspenseful ones.

My language exchange partner is

A cool person who just jokes around. I’d just like to talk, and if I help someone with their speaking skills or just improve their mood, I’m glad.

Zach

Zach

Kansas City

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My favorite topics

I enjoy talking history, society, and culture. I love reading,...

Ideal language community partner

Somebody who is willing to help me grow in my Japanese language ability and hold me accountable when something sounds “off” to a native speaker. I also want to just chat as much as possible to keep my ability up.

My learning goals

I want to pass the JLPT N2 in December. I’d also like to use my Japanese ability to find work in Tokyo. I’m attending the Career Forum in Boston in November so it’s essentially I’m as confident as can be using Japanese.

Daisy

Daisy

Kansas City

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Spanish

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone stylish, hungry, and nosy...

My learning goals

Quiero practicar la gramática español y aprender palabras nuevas

My favorite topics

Fashion, food, celebrities

Ma de los Angeles

Ma de los Angeles

Kansas City

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Spanish

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English

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French

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German

My learning goals

Hablar inglés más fluid...

My favorite topics

Cine, música, moda, cultura general, viajes, lectura

Perfect language exchange partner

Personas con diferentes puntos de vista y perspectivas

Saira

Saira

Kansas City

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German

My favorite topics

Art, Video games, or general topic...

I want a conversation partner who is

Patient, friendly, and willing to teach

My learning goals

Be able to hold a conversation, but also be fluent eventually.

Danilo

Danilo

Kansas City

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Portuguese

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English

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German

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French

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Swedish

My language exchange partner is

Open-minded people...

My learning goals

I'm currently studying French, so finding somebody to practice with would be great. Je veux parler en français avec quelqu'un.

My favorite topics

Engineering, Languages, Travel, Outdoors, Computers, Sightseeing, Brazil, US, Mexico, Politics, Germany, Music, Reading, Cinema, TV, Culture, Peru, Spanish, Portuguese, English, Sweden, Swedish, Etc..

Isabel

Isabel

Kansas City

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My learning goals

Practicar con regularidad, tener más confianza al expresarme...

My favorite topics

Arte, animales, cine, viajes, comida, vida sana.

Ideal language community partner

Sincero, amable, tolerante, mente abierta (religión, política, preferencias).

Allysson

Allysson

Kansas City

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English

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French

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Spanish

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

I love teaching English! (I do it all day). I also love learning...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who could help me with Conversational French. No one in my city speaks it.

My learning goals

I want to keep French in my head, not forget what I know.

Andrew

Andrew

Kansas City

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English

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French

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is ok with me being slow to lear...

My learning goals

I want to improve my French

My favorite topics

Movies, books, music, things that make you angry

Tyler

Tyler

Kansas City

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English

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German

My learning goals

Improve my vocabulary, and make fewer grammar mistakes...

My favorite topics

Languages, rock climbing, traveling, math, reading, history, film, music. I don't know how to not sound generic, I just like lots of things.

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone who has the patience to correct me

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 54 Japanese speakers in Kansas City 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 Kansas City?

In Kansas City there are 54 members ready to have a Japanese language exchange.

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

You can also find a Japanese Tandem partner in Atlanta, Dallas, and Detroit.

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 54 of them coming from Kansas City.