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Learn Portuguese in Columbus

Learn to actually speak Portuguese by making friends with native speakers

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Mark

Mark

Columbus

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Portuguese

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My favorite topics

Former university Spanish teacher here! Currently I’m the Assistant...

My language exchange partner is

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

My learning goals

Improve my Italian and French for future use in my linguistic research. Learn Hebrew and Swedish just because they’re awesome!

Madison

Madison

Columbus

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English

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Portuguese

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Spanish

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French

Ideal language community partner

someone very outgoing, enjoys meeting new people and adventurous!...

My learning goals

i hope to continuously learn new things and not be afraid to ask questions or make mistakes.

My favorite topics

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

JJ

JJ

Columbus

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English

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French

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Portuguese

My learning goals

I want to further my knowledge of Spanish and possibly start...

My favorite topics

Movies, pop culture, traveling, languages

Ideal conversation exchange partner

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

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...

Perfect language exchange partner

Open to any topic and discussion

My learning goals

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

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Sophia

Sophia

Columbus

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English

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Portuguese

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Italian

I want a conversation partner who is

An ideal partner would be someone native in my target languages...

My learning goals

I want to reduce my accent, get better at comprehension, and gain a better vocabulary!

My favorite topics

I love music (especially Brazilian and Italian!) and traveling! I love to hear about other places and cultures.

Elijah

Elijah

Columbus

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English

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Italian

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Spanish

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Greek

My learning goals

I would like to learn Spanish and Italian which is the language...

My favorite topics

Music

My language exchange partner is

Someone very enthusiastic , loves conversing , teaching / learning.

Whitney 惠特妮

Whitney 惠特妮

Columbus

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English

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Japanese

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Spanish

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Swedish

My favorite topics

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

Ideal language community partner

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 conversation exchange 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 ?

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Join a global community

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Ryan

Ryan

Columbus

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Greek

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Japanese

My learning goals

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

My favorite topics

Music, movies, political events, video games, cultural differences, and foreign languages!

Perfect language exchange partner

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

Lexii

Lexii

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Japanese

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Korean

My favorite topics

Music, culture, food, et...

I want a conversation partner who is

Nice, willing to exchange cultures, fun

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.

Guto

Guto

Columbus

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Emoji

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English

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Italian

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Spanish

My language exchange partner is

People who have respect and patience....

My learning goals

I wanna speak fluent because I love make new friends.

My favorite topics

I love Animals and food. I love play chess and poker. I love sport I love travel and learn about everything.

Basil

Basil

Columbus

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Arabic

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Hebrew

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German

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Russian

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English

My learning goals

I would like to know and learn German To right and spelling words...

My favorite topics

Motorbike, trips ,sport

Ideal language community partner

Funny people, bikers, motorcycles, smart people

Kai

Kai uses Tandem to share their culture with other members.

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"This is my favorite app on my phone, hands down. Within minutes of downloading it, I'd found people to chat with."

Cameron

Cameron

Columbus

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English

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Dutch

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German

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Italian

My favorite topics

Sports, skiing/ snowboarding, pop culture and travelin...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who likes talking about pop culture

My learning goals

Read and speak multiple different languages

Afiya

Afiya

Columbus

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Turkish

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English

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Korean

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Japanese

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone with respect and patienc...

My learning goals

Be able to communicate

My favorite topics

Anything as long they it is appropriate

Andre

Andre

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

My learning goals

To be able to hold a 30 minute conversation in Spanish. To become...

My favorite topics

Movies, exercise, music, books, news. Pretty much anything :-)

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who is open and passionate about learning English and helping others learn Spanish

Lola

Lola

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

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Italian

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Japanese

My favorite topics

Video games, movies, cooking, gardening, language/cultur...

My language exchange partner is

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

My learning goals

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

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Chris

Chris

Columbus

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Portuguese

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Spanish

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Tagalog, Filipino

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is around my age and shares common interest...

My learning goals

I am just looking to have a conversation partner in the languages I am studying

My favorite topics

-LGBTQ+ topics -Make up -Music -Traveling

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

Ideal conversation exchange partner

With my same perspective

Jazmin

Jazmin

Columbus

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My favorite topics

I love ...

Perfect language exchange partner

Humanos

My learning goals

I want to improve my vocabulary and hopefully say and make sentences of the language I’m learning and to be able to fluently speak it and be able to converse with others.

KNiya

KNiya

Columbus

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English

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French

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Korean

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Spanish

I want a conversation partner who is

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

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Chloé

Chloé

Columbus

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French

My learning goals

Just wanting to practice and make friends...

My favorite topics

I am a children's book illustrator, and I love to take care of my cats and my plants :)

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is very new to English, so that we force eachother to practice to understand eachother.

Alexander

Alexander

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

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French

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German

My favorite topics

Nursing/Medical; News/Politics; Musi...

Ideal language community partner

Someone patient that will occasionally allow me to practice speaking Spanish and teach me.

My learning goals

I want to be comfortable speaking Spanish in my job (nursing) if needed. I want to maintain my current knowledge in Spanish and continue to learn as I am not able to practice with anyone.

Chaz

Chaz

Columbus

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English

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French

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Spanish

Ideal conversation exchange partner

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

My learning goals

Improvement with communication

My favorite topics

Culture, lifestyles, and pop culture

Caitlin

Caitlin

Columbus

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English

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French

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Spanish

My learning goals

Increase fluency in my target languages...

My favorite topics

Animals, swimming, writing, blogging, books, learning, education, exercise, fitness, and traveling

Perfect language exchange partner

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

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 favorite topics

Susamam...

I want a conversation partner who is

My learning goals

Native speaker

Garrett

Garrett

Columbus

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English

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German

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Norwegian

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is interested in learning or improving their English...

My learning goals

Learn, brush up on different languages.

My favorite topics

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

Chandler

Chandler

Columbus

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English

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Czech

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German

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Polish

My learning goals

I want to make less mistakes when speakin...

My favorite topics

Languages, Camping

Ideal language community partner

Someone who wants to speak in the language I'm learning, nice, funny

Shannon

Shannon

Columbus

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English

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Spanish

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Korean

My favorite topics

Anything & learning languages...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A person who is dedicated & serious as I am.

My learning goals

I really would like to be proficient.

Zack

Zack

Columbus

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Spanish

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French

Perfect language exchange partner

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

Diana

Diana

Columbus

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Spanish

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English

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Albanian

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French

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Mexican Sign Language

My learning goals

Alcanzar un nivel alto en una nueva idiom...

My favorite topics

Cine Arte Música

I want a conversation partner who is

Alguien amigable e simpático

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

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

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

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

You can also find a Portuguese Tandem partner in Roseville, Scottsdale, and Chicago.

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.