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20 Russian speakers in Berkeley looking to learn Russian together

Денис, 35
Berkeley
SpeaksRussian
LearnsEnglish
My exchange partner isAny people which live in English speaken countries:)
My learning goalsTo increase my level of conversational English
My favorite topicsLifestyle, politics, movies, travelling, cultural life, food, technology, video games
Diana, 34
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish, Russian
LearnsKazakh
My conversation partner isAnyone who's into talking and learning a different language, which should cover everyone here 🙂
My learning goalsI want to improve my Kazakh to the point where I am able to have a conversation with native speakers.
My favorite topicsTechnology, visual design, traditional Kazakh music, learning languages, Hawaii, surfing, entrepreneurship, photography, digital nomadism
Viktoriya, 21
Berkeley
SpeaksRussian
LearnsEnglish, Spanish
My language exchange partner isUnderstand and support me in my business, very generous and kind people.
My learning goalsI want to learn Spanish because we are opening a Mexican market next month
My favorite topicsGoals in life, business, food and productivity Follow my Instagram: viktoriya_mva
Тать, 28
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish, Russian
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isSomeone comfortable with mistakes and new things/topics, having a fun time with language and various types of communication
My learning goalsLearn to communicate with new interesting people
My favorite topicsLanguage/translation, culture, history, books, music, dance, traveling, science, art, theater, the Internet, all the things really((: teach me!
Grady, 22
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsRussian
My conversation partner isI’m looking for someone who is willing to have slowly progressing conversations throughout the day.
My learning goalsTo become fluent in Russian.
My favorite topicsI’m open to discussing anything from sports, to news, to the culture in the country of the language I’m learning.
Peter, 22
Berkeley
SpeaksKorean
LearnsSpanish, Russian, Chinese
My language exchange partner is친절했으면해요
My learning goals소통 가능정도
My favorite topics게임
Faye, 21
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, French, Russian
My exchange partner iscrazy fou сумасшедший משוגע verrückt most important word in any language )))
My learning goalsbecoming fluent in russian (more conversational focus) and master french class and french grammar. i hope to learn german vocabulary and phrases too and meet some chill israelis lol
My favorite topicsrelationships,problems, philosophy, linguistics отношения, проблемы, философия, лингвистика
Brenton, 51
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsRussian
My conversation partner isLively, sincere, inquisitive, detailed, enjoys giving and receiving feedback
My learning goalsSpoken and listening fluency across a variety of topics, casual and in-depth
My favorite topicsCurrent events, culture, technology, getting things done, living a meaningful life... anything that will broaden my conversational skills!
Amr, 24
Berkeley
SpeaksArabic
LearnsSpanish, French, Russian
My language exchange partner isFunny, Ambitious, and open-minded
My learning goalsTo be able to hold a conversation and tell jokes in French!
My favorite topicsSports, food, fashion, politics
Zach, 34
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Russian
My exchange partner isSomeone who is organized, effective, and friendly.
My learning goalsLearn Spanish as soon as possible.
My favorite topicsLife, music, psychology, art, technology, fitness
Maria Alejandra, 26
Berkeley
SpeaksSpanish
LearnsKorean, Russian
My conversation partner isSomeone who enjoy teaching and also open minded about other cultures and languages ( I’m from Colombia, by the way!) . A funny person who talks about different things and willing to share his/her thoughts about whatever comes to mind.
My learning goalsAt least the basic stuff... like if I have to go for the first time to the country, I can actually help people understand what I need
My favorite topicsMovies, music, traveling, books, whatever comes to mind
Melissa, 22
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Italian, Russian
My language exchange partner isMy perfect Tandem partner is someone kind, friendly, and a fun conversationalist!
My learning goalsI just want to keep up what I already know.
My favorite topicsTv, movies, music, and animals
Брендон, 30
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsRussian, Chinese
My exchange partner isВеселые люди, которые хотят учиться. I’d also like to meet people to be silly and make jokes with in Mandarin.
My learning goalsХочу говорить свободно!
My favorite topicsИскусство, литература, политика, математика, философия, история и глупые шутки.
Eric, 19
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsRussian
My conversation partner isJust anyone who can understand and have patience with my very limited beginner Russian.
My learning goalsI want to become conversationally fluent in Russian.
My favorite topicsAnything from current events, to school, or music and television.
Qi, 25
Berkeley
SpeaksChinese
LearnsEnglish, Spanish, Russian
My language exchange partner isNice, educated, open to talk tons of topics.
My learning goalsEnglish is for living and work. Other languages are maybe sometimes for travel, and new friends.
My favorite topicstravel, daily staff, music, news, etc
Ryan, 27
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsHungarian, Russian
My exchange partner isI want to learn new Russian words and I can help you learn English!
My learning goalsSpeaking fluently without so many stops and starts in the middle of my sentences
My favorite topicsAnything and everything about music 🎶 I love to travel in Eastern Europe 🗺
Michael, 26
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish, Spanish
LearnsRussian
My conversation partner isAnyone who's nice and looking to learn too!
My learning goalsI just want to practice my language!
My favorite topicsMusic, literature, culture, or anything really!
Danko, 23
Berkeley
SpeaksBulgarian, German
LearnsPortuguese, Russian
My language exchange partner isPassionate about bridge separations, social science issues and open-minded
My learning goalsComplement existing grammatical knowledge with real world practice.
My favorite topicsExperiences traveling, vegan cooking, meditation and mindfulness
Leon, 25
Berkeley
SpeaksChinese
LearnsSpanish, Russian
My exchange partner isFunny and chill
My learning goalsBetter than yesterday
My favorite topicsMovies, Sports
Janice, 23
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsKorean, Chinese
My conversation partner issomeone around my age who's passionate about language learning
My learning goalsexpand vocabulary and improve coherency in target languages
My favorite topicsSTEM, business, k-pop, psychology, millennial/ gen z experiences