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Learn Portuguese in Portland

Learn to actually speak Portuguese by making friends with native speakers

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Tony

Tony

Portland

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My favorite topics

I enjoy reading, I’m an art student, and I’m also into fitness...

My language exchange partner is

I’d like to practice languages through Tandem. Making friends who speaks French, German and Spanish. Don’t worry if you don’t speak any of these languages, just drop me a message if you want. ☝️

My learning goals

Wish I could get an intermediate level of my French , German and Spanish.

Ana Carolina

Ana Carolina

Portland

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Ideal language community partner

Com pessoas que ajudem com a língua ingles...

My learning goals

Avançar no inglês

My favorite topics

Music, movie, theater, art, psychology, etc

Nicole

Nicole

Portland

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My learning goals

To speak Portuguese fluently!...

My favorite topics

Social issues, TV shows, documentaries, cultural differences, life stories, and food. Languages are my passion!

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Funny people who are serious about learning and teaching!

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Portuguese speakers in Portland

Emilia

Emilia

Portland

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My favorite topics

Feminism, dogs, movies, tv shows, astrolog...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone fun and open minded.

My learning goals

Want to help teach Spanish and English and maybe learn French, German, etc.

Anthony

Anthony

Portland

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I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who likes learning languages, and wants to talk about...

My learning goals

I want to be more fluent in languages that I'm learning as well as help other people practice their English.

My favorite topics

I like to talk about music, travel, and family.

Luis

Luis

Portland

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Italian

My learning goals

I would like to refine my english skills and my german. Also...

My favorite topics

Technology, travelling, sports, philosophy, understanding people, learn new languages, having fun.

My language exchange partner is

I can talk with anybody who wants to share with me her/his own story. I'm a very good listener.

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Eli

Eli

Portland

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Catalan

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French

My favorite topics

Sports, technology, travel, music and language learning or pretty...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is open minded and easy going. Someone who is respectful and embraces other cultures

My learning goals

I want to improve my language skills

Hank

Hank

Portland

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Quechua

Ideal conversation exchange partner

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My learning goals

My favorite topics

I like to speak about philosophy and society and about nature and the world. I'm open to discuss anything really

Asher

Asher

Portland

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My learning goals

Practice listening and speaking without overthinking. Learning...

My favorite topics

I like drawing, learning languages, growing vegetables/cacti, being with animals, paying attention to events, and more. Wenn du Mandarin lernen möchtest kann ich dir helfen. 中文水平是大概HSK四五吧,还说得不流畅,要练习听力. Quiero comprender todas las formas de español en el

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People interested in fun TPRS. TPRS means: 1) telling short stories. 2) describing pictures. 3) asking and answering questions about the stories and pictures.

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Judy

Judy

Portland

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My favorite topics

film & television, food, music, sports, trave...

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone who can help with or answer any questions regarding a language, such as grammar or proper usage of a word.

My learning goals

To try and learn more languages.

Hannah

Hannah

Portland

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My language exchange partner is

Someone who loves to have fun and be silly...

My learning goals

I would love to learn to be pretty fluent for travels and being able to connect to people on another level.

My favorite topics

Music, psychology, travel, metaphysics, art, fun!

Drew

Drew

Portland

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My learning goals

I want to be more comfortable in everyday, informal conversations...

My favorite topics

Music, fashion, and food!

Ideal language community partner

An upbeat, energetic person with lots to share

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."

Hadi

Hadi

Portland

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My favorite topics

Learning and eating...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Fun, smart, and foodies

My learning goals

Be conversationally fluent in French and Spanish

Morgan

Morgan

Portland

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Perfect language exchange partner

Spirited conversation, partners willing to correct m...

My learning goals

Better my flow

My favorite topics

Questions of culture & philosophy

Kelly

Kelly

Portland

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My learning goals

Being able to think in German! So pretty much I think it’s level...

My favorite topics

Hmm, let’s chat about your interests, best hiking spots, business, and just to learn from each other. I’m interested in a variety of topics!

I want a conversation partner who is

Someone willing to be patient and helpful in my German learning experience! Learning from actual German locals is preferred. (I’m more than happy to help with English as a native speaker!)

Emma

Emma

Portland

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My favorite topics

Languages, science, cookin...

My language exchange partner is

Open-minded, not afraid to correct my writing

My learning goals

I want to learn more specialized vocabulary, practice using complex tenses and moods, and learn more colloquialisms in Italian. I have similar goals for French and Latin but I'm a bit less advanced.

Aleks

Aleks

Portland

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Ideal language community partner

I can help you with pronouncing words in English And Spanish...

My learning goals

Become fluent in Italian. And then Danish. Of course focus one at a time. ✋

My favorite topics

Looking for pen pals :) I like Sport/ Workingout , Gymnastics, Art, Music, Films, People, Lifestyle, Books, Relationship Advice, hiking, paddle boarding, surfing, Kayaking, cliff jumping, sky diving, photography, reading, editing, drawing, writing.

Jake

Jake

Portland

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My learning goals

I want to learn more casual conversation, and how to use my Spanish...

My favorite topics

Music, politics, traveling, literature, communism, and history.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone that is interested in political revolution and is intellectually challenging.

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Kyle

Kyle

Portland

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My favorite topics

Soccer movies tv politic...

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone chill to talk about food with.

My learning goals

I’d love to polish my Spanish and work on my French

Peter

Peter

Portland

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I want a conversation partner who is

Everyone! I enjoy chatting with all sorts of peopl...

My learning goals

I want to practice my German conversation skills and start learning Spanish

My favorite topics

Music, Art, Dance, Books, Languages, Culture, Geography, Daily Life

Gabriela

Gabriela

Portland

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My learning goals

Increase my fluenc...

My favorite topics

Travel, philosophy, language

My language exchange partner is

A tolerant person

Lindsey

Lindsey

Portland

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Korean

My favorite topics

Fashion Design, fashion styling, anime, health + wellness, photography,...

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is willing to help a beginner!

My learning goals

Be able to read and have conversations

Nickel

Nickel

Portland

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Ideal conversation exchange partner

Aucune idé...

My learning goals

Je me rieur savoir juste la langue

My favorite topics

Je vais discuter de l’amour pour améliorer ma langue

Anne

Anne

Portland

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My learning goals

To be fluent in as many languages as possibl...

My favorite topics

Language, science, math, music

Perfect language exchange partner

Interesting, passionate about learning

Alisha

Alisha

Portland

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My favorite topics

Books, movies, philosophy, exercise, kayaking, great views, traveling,...

I want a conversation partner who is

Funny, kind, curious, and talkative!

My learning goals

I want to be able to converse and write well.

maisy

maisy

Portland

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My language exchange partner is

Someone who is passionate about what they’re talking about, can...

My learning goals

I want to be fluent in as many languages as possible. I’m looking into a career that would benefit from me knowing many languages.

My favorite topics

Biology, theatre, music, musical theatre, cooking, guitar, medicine

Nico

Nico

Portland

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My learning goals

Mejorar mi español...

My favorite topics

Música, naturaleza, gastronomía, idiomas

Ideal language community partner

Amable, inteligente, paciente

Alia

Alia

Portland

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My favorite topics

I can talk about pretty much anything, I’m only an expert when...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Patient, encouraging, and humorous.

My learning goals

I want to communicate with some of the families in my community by speaking more comfortably in their native language as well as learn a language in general.

Vanessa

Vanessa

Portland

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Perfect language exchange partner

Someone who is outgoing, funny, awkward and understanding like...

My learning goals

I just really want to improve my knowledge of these languages. I wanted to click more but the limit is three. Which I think is just silly. But I’d love to be able to have conversations and understand more.

My favorite topics

Really anything I do like talking about dream jobs and accomplishments. I love 60-80s rock music. So if you like that kind of music, that would be a good topic. I love art, I’m actually an artist and trying to get my work out there, so that’s another.

Robert

Robert

Portland

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My learning goals

Improve vocabulary and comprehension...

My favorite topics

Music Travel Anything

I want a conversation partner who is

People who are positive and forgiving!

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 159 Portuguese speakers in Portland 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 Portland?

In Portland there are 159 members ready to have a Portuguese language exchange.

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

You can also find a Portuguese Tandem partner in Grand Rapids, Gainesville, and St Louis.

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 159 of them coming from Portland.