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Learn Japanese in Uppsala

Learn to actually speak Japanese by making friends with native speakers

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Asawa

Asawa

Uppsala

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Culture, fun, food of each country. Please feel free to send...

My language exchange partner is

likes conversation

My learning goals

Speak English fluently or challenge to learn Swedish

Shivan

Shivan

Uppsala

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Ideal language community partner

Anyone who speaks either Spanish or french...

My learning goals

To be able to manage a simple conversation

My favorite topics

Sport, languages, sharing experiences

Timothy

Timothy

Uppsala

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My learning goals

I’ve gone a course in Japanese ages ago so I only know a few...

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I’m a biomedical student in Uppsala, Sweden. I love the medical field and anything related. However, I also greatly enjoy learning different languages and different cultures! I enjoy talking about most things such as music, TV, mental health, society

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I don’t really have a preference as long as people reply at least once a week!

音

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

Taylor Swift/ Guitar/ Music/ PUBG/ funny thing...

Perfect language exchange partner

Patient and outgoing

My learning goals

Make best friends!✌PLS feel free to text me

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Camila

Camila

Uppsala

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I want a conversation partner who is

Fellow language geeks :)...

My learning goals

I would love to reach at least basic conversational level

My favorite topics

I love being creative and learning new skills! I work making animations for video games. My favourite things are music (listening and playing), dancing, movies, languages, travelling and animals!

Oliwer

Oliwer

Uppsala

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My learning goals

I want to learn basic understanding of some languages and know...

My favorite topics

I like to talk about almost everything but mostly about movies, life, photography and tv series

My language exchange partner is

People from different countries and cultures

Natchada

Natchada

Uppsala

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Here to make new friends! Can talk about anything if we both...

Ideal language community partner

Don’t be shy☺️ and text me

My learning goals

I’m practicing my English so pls be easy on me.

Leonardo

Leonardo

Uppsala

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Andrebbero apprezzate le piccole doti di chiunque, ognuno ha...

My learning goals

Vorrei saper parlare meglio il Giapponese, iniziare a conoscere Cinese e Coreano. Mi piacerebbe poter aiutare chiunque voglia scrivermi a imparare Italiano nel più breve tempo o nel miglior modo possibile, dipende dai casi! :)

My favorite topics

Cinema, Fotografia, Viaggi e Cultura, Letteratura, Fisica, Filosofia, un po' di tutto! :)

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Helene

Helene

Uppsala

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My learning goals

Make friends! Keeping my skills in english, Swedish and German...

My favorite topics

Drawing, art, video games, nature, animals, singing and so much more..!!

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone curious, who likes to share their daily life. It'd be great if we have common hobbies :)

Eduardo

Eduardo

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

Sports, music, filosophy, business, marketing, advertising, and...

I want a conversation partner who is

Somebody not afraid to correct me anytime i say something wrong :P

My learning goals

Start from the botton till the top

Gui

Gui

Uppsala

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My language exchange partner is

nice and kin...

My learning goals

learn new languages to interact with native people

My favorite topics

design books art movies food

Lucas

Lucas

Uppsala

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My learning goals

Basics in Swedish, meet up, discover Swede...

My favorite topics

Nature, culture, photography, technology, free time... life itself

Ideal language community partner

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Samuel

Samuel

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

Video games, video game music, movies, movie music, other music,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I don't know

My learning goals

To be able to communicate clearly if I every visit the country

Wei-Chao

Wei-Chao

Uppsala

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Perfect language exchange partner

English/Swedish native speaker...

My learning goals

Fluently speaking English/Swedish

My favorite topics

Language learning

Linnéa

Linnéa

Uppsala

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My learning goals

I want to improve my language skills and make new friends....

My favorite topics

Fitness. Learning and Making new friends.

I want a conversation partner who is

I would love to talk to everyone! ❤️

Yuya

Yuya

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

Hobby, movies, sport...

My language exchange partner is

I wanna find a partner who can speak English as native and wants to learn Japanese.

My learning goals

As I’m exchange student in Sweden, i wanna become to speak English fluently with people who have different background.

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Markella

Markella

Uppsala

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Ideal language community partner

Friendly, polite people that can keep the conversation flowing...

My learning goals

I usually study languages by myself, and this way I end up knowing all the rules of the language, but being completely unable to have even the simplest conversation!

My favorite topics

Born curious, learning addict, cultural diversity enthusiast!

Desiree

Desiree

Uppsala

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My learning goals

I would like to improve my english...

My favorite topics

I like to speak about books, travels and life!

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I am looking for somebody who has english as native language, and wants to learn italian. I can speak french, swedish and a little of german too.

Astrid

Astrid

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

Umwelt, Kulturen, Sport, Musik, Politik, Reisen, Fahrradfahre...

Perfect language exchange partner

Jemand, der genauso gut zuhören und korrigieren kann wie selbst lernen möchte. Geduld und Genauigkeit bei der Sprachvermittlung wären super! Ansonsten einfach jemand, der offen drauflos spricht.

My learning goals

Ich möchte meinen Wortschatz erweitern, meine Phonetik verbessern, etwas über eine andere Kultur erfahren und einfach Spaß haben durch den Austausch und durch neue Themen.

Sandra

Sandra

Uppsala

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I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who's interested in other cultures and who would also...

My learning goals

I'd like to be on a conversational level on my target language and make friends along the way.

My favorite topics

Animals, literature, kdramas, fanfiction, culture, languages, music, food, skincare and more

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Daniel

Daniel

Uppsala

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My learning goals

To improve my spanish, as well as learn some French/germa...

My favorite topics

Games, movies, American politics. And Game of thrones ofc

My language exchange partner is

Folk who know spanish and learn English

Fredrik

Fredrik

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

History, news, countries and politics...

Ideal language community partner

Someone interested in teaching Japanese, while learning Swedish.

My learning goals

Get better in Japanese, then maybe fluency.

Sofia

Sofia

Uppsala

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Kind, thoughtful, preferably Italian speakers but I really love...

My learning goals

Language skills, making friends

My favorite topics

Horses (animals in general really), philisophy (has taken me a bit too deep inside my own head), economy (has gotten all of us a bit too deep into ...well, shit)

Erik

Erik

Uppsala

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My learning goals

To be able to speak better Japanese by the time I go to Tokyo...

My favorite topics

I am interested in a lot of things. Travel, history, animals, politics, culture, music, movies, books, anime, video games! Right now most of my free time is taken up by studying Japanese. 旅行、歴史、動物、文化、読書、音楽、映画、アニメ、ビデオゲーム、語学。

Perfect language exchange partner

People who are kind and easy to talk to. People who want to share information about our cultures. Nice and open minded people in general. 優しい人たちと面白い人たち。日本語は苦手です。我慢してください。

Anton

Anton

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

I like current events and hearing about other countries and cultures....

I want a conversation partner who is

Friendly, open-minded people, preferably Russian speaking, who has a serious goal to learn Swedish!

My learning goals

Oh, I want to talk more. That's like a goal I have generally in life

Lovisa

Lovisa

Uppsala

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My language exchange partner is

Someone who is willing to help me with korean and/or japanese!...

My learning goals

I want to get more confident in my speaking!! 한국어로 얘기하고 싶어요!! 도와주세요!!

My favorite topics

I enjoy discussing music, traveling, reading books and learning about other cultures!

Elisa Melis

Elisa Melis

Uppsala

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Turkish

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I want to become at least conversational in Finnish, Hawaiian...

My favorite topics

I studying linguistics and that’s also one of my main hobbies, other than that I love hiking & spending time in nature, baking, cooking vegan food (I’m not vegan but I’m trying!). I also love TV series! Tell me which are your favorites.

Ideal language community partner

A patient, respectful person. Possibly with some sense of humor!

Midas

Midas

Uppsala

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My favorite topics

Language learning, general history, history of the USSR, Latin,...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Native speakers of Russian, not necessarily only from Russia, people who are interested in Latin

My learning goals

Fluency, oral proficiency, getting more comfortable speaking in Russian

Siddharth

Siddharth

Uppsala

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Perfect language exchange partner

Must be interactive, interesting and fun...

My learning goals

To become fluent speaker in Swedish as I'm going to stay here for a long time.

My favorite topics

Science, current events, global issues.

Vadym

Vadym

Uppsala

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My learning goals

C1/C...

My favorite topics

Travels, sports, healthy life style, cinema, culture, history, spirituality, psychology, LGBT*IQ, animals

I want a conversation partner who is

anyone who considers him-/herself open to new knowledge

Looking for an online language exchange partner in Uppsala, Sweden?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 91 Japanese speakers in Uppsala 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 Uppsala?

In Uppsala there are 91 members ready to have a Japanese language exchange.

Are there other locations in Sweden other than Uppsala where I can find a Japanese language exchange partner?

You can also find a Japanese Tandem partner in Nykoping, Karlstad, and Orebro.

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 91 of them coming from Uppsala.