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Learn Japanese in Washington

Learn to actually speak Japanese by making friends with native speakers

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Vlad

Vlad

Washington

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Arabic

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My favorite topics

Movies, travel, day to da...

My language exchange partner is

Friendly, educated, engaging

My learning goals

Fluency

Kero

Kero

Washington

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Cantonese

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Ideal language community partner

Someone that can do more than small talks...

My learning goals

Mastering another language

My favorite topics

Philosophy

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sam

Washington

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Turkish

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My learning goals

Speak, spea...

My favorite topics

Like a good cup of coffee with soya milk :)

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Hi there, gay guys, I appreciate the interest in my looks. Thank you, really!! But I am not gay. We can still hang out and talk though :) btw, why do you guys wanna get married, when so many married ppl get divorced ?

Naohiro

Naohiro

Washington

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DCに来て間もないので、 とにかく、どんな話題でも良いので、英会話上達の為に会話をしたいです。 I’m Japanese...

Perfect language exchange partner

D.C. 在住の方. Live in around DC

My learning goals

日常会話が問題無いレベル. I’d like to become good English speaking

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I want a conversation partner who is

Could practice languages togethe...

My learning goals

Could use new language to communicate with native speakers.

My favorite topics

movie, travel, singing and sports

Taylor

Taylor

Washington

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English

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Persian

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Armenian

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Hebrew

My learning goals

Improve Hebrew, meet new people, exchange language and culture...

My favorite topics

Languages, film, culture, food, travel, politics, religion, hobbies, environment

My language exchange partner is

fun, talkative, willing to share, dynamic

Jack

Jack

Washington

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English

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Malayalam

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Tajik

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Persian

My favorite topics

Public health, Philosophy, food, and martial arts...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who enjoys learning foreign languages and talking about how our cultures are different and how they are similar.

My learning goals

I want to learn conversational Dari, ideally with someone from Ghor province in Afghanistan. However, I would love to chat with Tajik or Farsi/Tehrani speakers as well!

Evan

Evan

Washington

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English

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Italian

Ideal conversation exchange partner

People with passion and dedication for their hobbies. People...

My learning goals

Master all my target languages. Share my interests with others. Make great friends. Travel anywhere with confidence

My favorite topics

Engineering, programming, data science, bicycling, video games, finance, my rice cooker, dim sum, Dungeons & Dragons, languages (), digital art, piano, rap (ask me to sing Kollegah or飘向北方), internet culture

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Sophie

Sophie

Washington

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Korean

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French

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Italian

My learning goals

Practice actually speaking more of the languages that I am learnin...

My favorite topics

Life, philosophy, food, movies, books, traveling

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is open-minded and kind, passionate about different cultures

Harry

Harry

Washington

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English

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French

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Japanese

My favorite topics

International relations, world news, history, different cultures,...

I want a conversation partner who is

I’d like to practice by having conversations/discussions on topics we both find interesting.

My learning goals

Improve comprehension and learning to sound more authentic

Chenise

Chenise

Washington

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Swahili

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Wolof

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Russian

My language exchange partner is

Serious about language learnin...

My learning goals

Speak Swahili fluently (preferably in the next month)

My favorite topics

Languages, music, Doctor who, reading

Youquan

Youquan

Washington

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

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Korean

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Russian

My learning goals

Fluent in English, basic Spanis...

My favorite topics

Language, culture, finance, economics

Ideal language community partner

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Simone

Simone uses Tandem to learn English skills required for her career.

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"I hadn't learnt English for 15 years and only a year ago I was A2, or rather holiday English. Now I'm preparing for the C1 exam! So if you want to brush up on a language, Tandem is the perfect app for you."

Michael

Michael

Washington

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My favorite topics

School, studies, science, mathematic...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who isn’t too serious but enjoys being intellectual and will correct me if I’m wrong.

My learning goals

Improving conversational skills

Salmata

Salmata

Washington

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Perfect language exchange partner

Nice and respectful...

My learning goals

Talking to everyone with different language

My favorite topics

Taking pictures

Nicole

Nicole

Washington

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My learning goals

Become more conversational, and build confidence in speaking...

My favorite topics

Music, movies, books, pop culture

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who loves learning and teaching, and enjoys discussing a variety of subjects

Alexander

Alexander

Washington

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English

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Korean

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German

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Russian

My favorite topics

Movies, food, traveling, outdoors, and extreme sport...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who enjoys sharing languages and is open to talk about anything

My learning goals

I want to improve on my language speaking abilities and expand my understanding of other cultures

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Find more than

283

Japanese speakers in Washington

Manuel

Manuel

Washington

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Italian

Ideal language community partner

I want to talk to people who are interested in creating long...

My learning goals

I want to explore different languages and see which ones calls out to me the most so that I may fully dive into it.

My favorite topics

Travel, Finance, Gaming, Music, Movies, pop culture, anything really

Alex

Alex

Washington

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English

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Norwegian

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Japanese

My learning goals

I’d love to practice my Japanese (Intermediate) French (B2),...

My favorite topics

Similarities and differences between cultures and languages ️‍️‍

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone serious about learning

Vanessa

Vanessa

Washington

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Italian

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about books, movies & shows, life, and vivid...

Perfect language exchange partner

People who can teach me how to speak like a local. & recommend songs in their language!

My learning goals

My main goal is to be more confident in speaking the language. I usually catch on quickly to reading and writing but can’t hold a conversation.

Nayib

Nayib

Washington

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Arabic

I want a conversation partner who is

Open-minded people...

My learning goals

I want to practice and perfect my skills in the languages I'm learning or I'm interested in. Also, part of the learning experience is the possibility of meeting people from around the world.

My favorite topics

Politics History Literature Philosophy, Human rights, gender and LGBTIQ issues ️‍, Middle-East, Latin America, music And geeky stuff

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Ou

Ou

Washington

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Korean

My learning goals

Keep learning, be better...

My favorite topics

……don't know yet

My language exchange partner is

…we shall see…

Megan

Megan

Washington

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English

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Russian

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Travel, music, books, movies, current events and food. I also...

Ideal language community partner

Someone patient with my foreign language skills that is not judgemental but fun to talk to!

My learning goals

Improve my conversational skills. To be able to practice the grammar and vocabulary that I learn elsewhere.

Evelyn

Evelyn

Washington

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A buddy that's patient with me and doesn't mind if replies are...

My learning goals

This app was recommended for people who want to become fluent and practiced in languages. It can also help with things like slang and modern phrasing.

My favorite topics

I love discussing food, music, video games, and drawing!

Car

Car

Washington

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English

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Arabic

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French

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Spanish

My learning goals

I want to improve conversation skills (comprehension and speaking)...

My favorite topics

Music , dance, culture, travel, the arts, sports (especially football/soccer), the law, current events

Perfect language exchange partner

Patient people who are able to explain grammar, pronunciation, usage, slang, idioms, etc. I’m a former ESL teacher so I can help you with English in exchange.

Phillip

Phillip

Washington

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Tagalog, Filipino

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Japanese

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Korean

My favorite topics

Music, art, history, conspiracy theories, culture, war, food,...

I want a conversation partner who is

Won’t sweat correcting my mistakes, so I can learn and become better.

My learning goals

Be able to read and speak my mind freely in Japanese. To read and be able to communicate in Spanish and Tagalog at a basic, yet fluent, level

Erick

Erick

Washington

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is open to exchanging ideas and talking about their...

My learning goals

I want to better my overall skills in my language. This includes writing, reading, speaking and listening. I also want to learn more about the cultural traditions and the ways of life of other people.

My favorite topics

I like to talk about music and art in general. I like to talk about the places I've been and the people I've met. I like to discuss ideas and politics. And I like to learn about people.

Michelle

Michelle

Washington

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My learning goals

I want to become fluent in French, English and German. If you...

My favorite topics

Instagram @michellevenero

Ideal language community partner

If you recognize yourself in some of the keywords that describe what I like to do ,I think it might be worth taking the time to keep on reading my profile. if you don't keep on reading, I swear I won't be upset with you. I will never know anyway

Tommy

Tommy

Washington

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Lao

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Thai

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Cantonese

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Chinese (Traditional)

My favorite topics

Foods from all over the world. Traveling to places of interest...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Patience is key to learning another language. Understandable and willing to help.

My learning goals

Verbal/spoken language first to better understand daily conversation.

Anil

Anil

Washington

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Malayalam

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English

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Hindi

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Spanish

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Perfect language exchange partner

Anyone who speak politely and can listen to...

My learning goals

Learn excellent English and some spanish

My favorite topics

History culture geography countries

Moe

Moe

Washington

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Arabic

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English

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Spanish

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French

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Hebrew

My learning goals

Learn a new language. Learn how to converse fluently...

My favorite topics

Current events, politics, writing and publishing, movies, culture, and science.

I want a conversation partner who is

Anyone. I enjoy very personable people who are intelligent and understand science and current events.

Looking for an online language exchange partner in Washington, United Kingdom?

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 283 Japanese speakers in Washington 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 Washington?

In Washington there are 283 members ready to have a Japanese language exchange.

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

You can also find a Japanese Tandem partner in Luton, Southend-on-Sea, and Chelmsford.

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 283 of them coming from Washington.