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Learn Russian in Grand Rapids

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Danielius

Danielius

Grand Rapids

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Lithuanian

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English

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Portuguese

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German

My favorite topics

Travel, sports, countries, languages, cooking, musi...

My language exchange partner is

Super dedicated language learners with a chill attitude to life

My learning goals

Practice a language with a real person for 6 months

Nicholas

Nicholas

Grand Rapids

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Emoji

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Ideal language community partner

Awesome people, & serious language learners. IG: npaauw...

My learning goals

Deutsche verbersserung, Español practıcar, beginner Türkçe, Farsi, & to teach English

My favorite topics

Culture, music, food/cooking, series, politics, coffee, stories of strange cultural differences

Camille

Camille

Grand Rapids

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Dothraki

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French

My learning goals

I would like to further my language skills so I am more prepared...

My favorite topics

Music, politics, languages, animals, science, movies, books, life. I work at a brewery in Michigan! I have taken Russian, French, and German classes through my university, but I’m best at German.

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who loves different cultures.

Sam

Sam

Grand Rapids

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Portuguese

My favorite topics

Learning languages, soccer, travel, writing, and photography...

Perfect language exchange partner

Cool people! And I’m gay so other gay people are fun to talk to lol 我特别想跟中国南方人聊天,因为我打算去那里活着

My learning goals

I want to speak a lot, 我想说话,也想发短信,学习汉字

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Kt

Kt

Grand Rapids

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Danish

I want a conversation partner who is

I’m looking for someone to chat with a little bit each day over...

My learning goals

-My 2021 goal is to use German daily and become confident in writing and speaking German -I want to increase my vocabulary in Dutch and Danish and maybe get up to an intermediate level!

My favorite topics

Reading, games (board games and video games), animals, traveling, hiking, history, music, visiting local parks

Wren

Wren

Grand Rapids

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My learning goals

I want to become more fluent in these languages not just speaking-wise...

My favorite topics

Cats Books Writing Tv shows or movies Fan fiction or fandoms Life

My language exchange partner is

Someone kind and sweet, loves language, is very patient. Loves to joke around and goof off but can be serious when need be. Just relaxed and chill.

Megan

Megan

Grand Rapids

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My favorite topics

music, video games, comics, learning, social work, kpop, kdramas,...

Ideal language community partner

just about anyone~

My learning goals

increasing vocabulary, improving pronunciation, and gaining confidence in conversations❗️

Alessio

Alessio

Grand Rapids

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Chinese (Simplified)

Ideal conversation exchange partner

I'm an Italian living in US. Anybody who likes to practice languages...

My learning goals

Trying to learn Spanish and review my Chinese :) Currently living in US

My favorite topics

Music, traveling,learning new languages

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Jacob

Jacob

Grand Rapids

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Spanish

My learning goals

I hope I can become fluent in a language someday, but until that...

My favorite topics

I play guitar (both acoustic and bass guitar), I love playing video games, doing stuff with computers, and listening to music (and I love languages)

Perfect language exchange partner

Someone accepting and understanding :)

Cassandra

Cassandra

Grand Rapids

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My favorite topics

I enjoy learning about life, activities, food, travel etc. Really...

I want a conversation partner who is

Is patient with a sense of humor :)

My learning goals

To be able to converse with my Portuguese friends and with others while traveling and visiting.

Edith

Edith

Grand Rapids

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English

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French

My language exchange partner is

Someone who's curious and fun loving...

My learning goals

I want to practice my (very) basic Spanish.

My favorite topics

Food, music, dance.

Dallas

Dallas

Grand Rapids

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My learning goals

I would like to improve in my ability to speak Japanes...

My favorite topics

I enjoy talking about anything, really. Religion, socio-political ideologies, the mechanisms of society, culture, history, etc.

Ideal language community partner

Someone who would be willing to work with me as I make mistakes, while giving helpful corrections.

Grace

Grace uses Tandem to feel connected to the world.

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"I have never made so many friends so fast. It’s really fun having all these people to learn languages with."

Clara

Clara

Grand Rapids

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My favorite topics

I love music! (Even though I study Chinese, I love K pop, my...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

A girl who is around my age who is willing to help me improve my Chinese (and in return I could help her with English)

My learning goals

Improve my Mandarin Chinese language ability.

Liz

Liz

Grand Rapids

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Arabic

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French

Perfect language exchange partner

People who are open minded, love to travel, and enjoy lif...

My learning goals

Keep up fluency of french and learn more about other languages

My favorite topics

Travel, food, art, music, history, politics

Zack

Zack

Grand Rapids

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French

My learning goals

To speak fluently in another language and to meet new peopl...

My favorite topics

Soccer/Futbol, Skiing, Funny jokes/stories, traveling

I want a conversation partner who is

Funny, kind,

Tyy

Tyy

Grand Rapids

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German

My favorite topics

Music, books, sex work, politics, spac...

My language exchange partner is

Someone who is easy going, clever, and can debate without resorting to insults

My learning goals

To learn another language and hopefully make a friend or two :)

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Russian speakers in Grand Rapids

Eliutd

Eliutd

Grand Rapids

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Ideal language community partner

Megustaria aprender inglés y que sea con una muje...

My learning goals

Aprender inglés y practicarlo como escribirlo

My favorite topics

Ejercicio y Pitbull

Joshua

Joshua

Grand Rapids

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English

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Spanish

My learning goals

I would like to learn to be more conversational in Spanish...

My favorite topics

Travel, food, soccer and cities

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone with an interest in sports and likes travel.

Amina

Amina

Grand Rapids

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English

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Spanish

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Korean

My favorite topics

Reading Art Taking pictures Dramas...

Perfect language exchange partner

Funny, interesting new friends

My learning goals

Learn the basics of korean before May

Bennett

Bennett

Grand Rapids

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I want a conversation partner who is

A person who knows French, learning English, enjoys talking conversationally...

My learning goals

Adequate French.

My favorite topics

French, sports, human characteristics

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Hannah

Hannah

Grand Rapids

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German

My learning goals

I am hoping to improve my grammar and speaking confidence...

My favorite topics

I love talking about language, music, culture, and books. I have broad interests and I like be discussing anything with someone who is passionate about their topic.

My language exchange partner is

I am looking for someone that I can communicate with regularly and who is interesting!

George

George

Grand Rapids

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English

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Spanish

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German

My favorite topics

Music, politics, histor...

Ideal language community partner

A funny and creative one

My learning goals

Better understanding of another language

Joshua

Joshua

Grand Rapids

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English

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Chinese (Simplified)

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Hindi

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Someone who wants to be friends and learn about each others lives...

My learning goals

I want to improve my Chinese and Hindi.

My favorite topics

Food, Philosophy, Technology, Economics, Culture

Micah

Micah

Grand Rapids

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English

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Spanish

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German

My learning goals

Practice my Spanish, as I rarely have the opportunity to practice...

My favorite topics

Tech, Music, Travel, Languages, Culture, Food, Books, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Photography, Movies, Shows, Marvel

Perfect language exchange partner

Open, Intelligent, Curious, Adventurous, Likes Meeting New People, Likes Traveling

Amar

Amar

Grand Rapids

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Bosnian

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Spanish

My favorite topics

Design, science, arts, and pop cultur...

I want a conversation partner who is

People who are willing to correct me when I say something wrong :)

My learning goals

I would like to have fluid conversation!

Galen

Galen

Grand Rapids

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English

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Japanese

My language exchange partner is

Close to my age, has hobbies they like to talk abou...

My learning goals

Better pronunciation and casual conversation skills

My favorite topics

Food and cooking, Nintendo/video games, art and drawing, sewing, cosplay, anime, manga

Hunter

Hunter

Grand Rapids

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English

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German

My learning goals

I want to learn more colloquial german and sound less like someone...

My favorite topics

Current events and culture, film and literature, and hobbies like cooking!

Ideal language community partner

Someone who is eager to gain new experiences through traveling, and is easy going and friendly.

Patrick

Patrick

Grand Rapids

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English

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Spanish

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German

My favorite topics

movies, baseball, video game...

Ideal conversation exchange partner

Just someone to be patient with me. I'm a slow learner.

My learning goals

Get to a basic conversational level of Spanish

Mason

Mason

Grand Rapids

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Emoji

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English

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Japanese

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Perfect language exchange partner

Funny and nice...

My learning goals

Fluency!

My favorite topics

Arte, cartoons, música, películas, cultura, viaje. Im trying to get English teaching certification. Does anyone want free English tutoring? Please contact me if you’re interested.

Josh

Josh

Grand Rapids

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My learning goals

Les gens....

My favorite topics

Les animaux, la vie, et la musique.

I want a conversation partner who is

Une personne a qui je peut parler très facile.

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

Tandem is the world's largest language exchange app. There are currently 38 Russian speakers in Grand Rapids looking to learn Russian 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 Russian language exchange in Grand Rapids?

In Grand Rapids there are 38 members ready to have a Russian language exchange.

Are there other locations in United States other than Grand Rapids where I can find a Russian language exchange partner?

You can also find a Russian Tandem partner in Miami Beach, Houston, and Long Beach.

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 38 of them coming from Grand Rapids.