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Andrew
Andrew, 40
Zurich
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isNice, relaxed, and interested to learn
My learning goalsImprove German language learning
My favorite topicssports, politics, economy and investing
Adrian
Adrian, 27
Basel
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, French, Chinese
Ideal language community partnerI'm a student, so I'd love to meet and learn with other students and young people curious about the world
My learning goalsI'd really like to take German to the highest level I can, and to achieve mid level fluency in French. I haven't spoken Chinese for a while, so I'd like to get back into it and refresh it :)
My favorite topicsI'm a musician so I love talking about all things creative, about nature, cooking, life!
Sumin
Sumin, 20
Bern
SpeaksEnglish, Korean
LearnsGerman, Japanese
Ideal conversation exchange partnerAnyone who wants to talk in English/Korean is welcome!!
My learning goalsI want to learn so I can use it in real life
My favorite topicsWhen it’s talking with others I can have various discussion about anything. // Personal Interest: Art, film, writing, psychology, stories and learning new things. I also love traveling.
Rick
Rick, 16
Lausanne
SpeaksEnglish, Italian
LearnsGerman, Spanish, Dutch
Perfect language exchange partnerAround my age and funny
My learning goalsTo learn some slang in german or spanish ! And some conversational dutch too
My favorite topicsMusic , Tv shows (the office, parks and recreation, etc), movies
Thomas
Thomas, 29
Fribourg
SpeaksEnglish, Dutch
LearnsFrench
My conversation partnerOpen minded Is keen to meet new people Likes telling about their experiences, good or bad
My learning goalsBecome fluent in French Maybe later learn Portuguese, Spanish or Russian
My favorite topicsTravelling Sports Adventures Experiences Food
Priyanka
Priyanka, 27
Zurich
SpeaksEnglish, Hindi
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isSomeone friendly , humorous and corrects my mistakes when I make. Someone who doesn’t see tandem as just a way to learn language but also to talk with people
My learning goalsLearn German and get fluent in it. This would help me interact with more people in the city I live in.
My favorite topicsMusic , movies , science and travels
Stephanie
Stephanie, 29
Basel
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Italian
My exchange partner isFriendly and open to conversation. Not looking for a date. Also, I really don’t wish to chat online. Please only contact me if you live near Basel, CH.
My learning goalsTo improve my Italian flow and pronunciation.
My favorite topicsFood and music! Culture and politics. Maybe a dash of philosophy.
Dana
Dana, 25
Bern
SpeaksEnglish, Hebrew
LearnsFrench
Ideal language community partnersomebody patient :)
My learning goalsit would be nice to be able to communicate in my prefered language
My favorite topicsdaily life, passions and hobbies
Chady
Chady, 30
Lausanne
SpeaksArabic, English
LearnsSpanish, French, Italian
Ideal conversation exchange partnerOpen to all kind of discussions, easy going and friendly. I like to keep smiling and have fun so I would like the discussion to be full of energy, positiveness and most important full of laughters.
My learning goalsPracticing the language so I can talk with others and have a full conversation without needing to switch to English. I want to learn new words and sayings that and gain some confidence while speaking.
My favorite topicsLife Travel Social Sports Football Space Animals Nature Technology Geography Innovation Computers Friends Music Food Drinks Dreams Plans
Andrew
Andrew, 56
Fribourg
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
Perfect language exchange partnerWho can video or audio chat in the afternoons on a regular basis (2 or 3 times per week)....
My learning goalsTo speak a little french every day
My favorite topicsCooking, traveling, laughing
Nathan
Nathan, 30
Zurich
SpeaksEnglish, Dutch
LearnsLuxembourgish
My conversation partnerSocial person with pop culture knowledge
My learning goalsLearn fluent luxembourgish
My favorite topicsMovies Sports Music News
visalakshi
visalakshi, 28
Basel
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
My exchange partner isHe or she should speak fluent German but would like to help me with it
My learning goalsI need to speak German like a native
My favorite topicsBusiness, travel, day to day activities, party, fun, German
Hal
Hal, 49
Bern
SpeaksEnglish, gsw
LearnsDutch
Ideal language community partnersomeone talkative and outgoing!
My learning goalsI want to become fluent in Dutch:-)
My favorite topicsAnything fun, so maybe not quantum physics
Larisa
Larisa, 25
Lausanne
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
Ideal conversation exchange partnerMy ideal tandem partner would be up for a laugh but understanding and patient. Someone who is interested in meeting casually for coffee, a drink or the odd smoke.
My learning goalsInitially my goal was to achieve B2 in french from a complete beginner within a year. Some realities have sunk in since but I am going to keep working towards B2 even if it takes a little longer.
My favorite topicsI enjoy discussing all kinds of things. From funny things on the internet to the philosophical questions of life. Other things to list include travel, films and cuisine.
Ashwin
Ashwin, 21
Fribourg
SpeaksEnglish, Hindi
LearnsSpanish
Perfect language exchange partnerNice funny person
My learning goalsTo he able to have a conversation in the respective language properly. Even if not fluently
My favorite topicsMusic
Jess
Jess, 28
Zurich
SpeaksGerman, English
LearnsSpanish, French
My conversation partnerSomeone kind patient and easygoing
My learning goalsImprove language skills
My favorite topicsTravel, hiking, dancing, nature, culture, language
Grace
Grace, 30
Basel
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, French
My exchange partner isIch möchte mit neuen Freunden sprechen und mein deutsch verbessern! Ich bin eine freundliche, öffentliche, Neuseelanderin.
My learning goalsEnough German to be discuss ideas and be fluent socially. Ideally weekly Skype calls, with approximately 20mins in German followed by 20 mins in English.
My favorite topicsCulture, political institutions, sports
Noor
Noor, 20
Bern
SpeaksArabic, English
LearnsGerman
Ideal language community partnerPatient, and hardworking
My learning goalsTo be able to speak and understand decently and have a simple conversation skills that I can later develop.
My favorite topicsAll kinds of topics that could help me improve my German.
Caroline
Caroline, 26
Lausanne
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsJapanese
Ideal conversation exchange partnerSomeone who is eager. Also, I find when i really want to learn , it is with someone who is a deep thinker and speculates the why of things with a sense of humor !!!
My learning goalsI’m a beginner. I have learned a few characters and am obsessed with a few series in Japanese. I would realistically like to have basic conversational skills:
My favorite topicsArt, food, books, television, anthropology, psychology, gardening, music, fashion
Daniel
Daniel, 22
Fribourg
SpeaksEnglish, Shona
LearnsFrench
Perfect language exchange partnerDown to earth, open minded and patient 😊
My learning goalsI need to get to know basic french by September of 2019
My favorite topicsMainly Culture, music and entertainment.

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