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199 language exchange partners in Berkeley looking to learn languages

Forrest Spellman
Forrest Spellman, 25
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsJapanese
My exchange partner is優しいとおもしろい👨‍🍳
My learning goalsビジネスの日本語!
My favorite topicsテレビゲーム、たべもの、休み、学校すきです!
John
John, 25
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Portuguese
Ideal language community partnerI’m open to anyone. As long as my partner is eager to learn or teach my languages of interest, I’m happy to get to know them.
My learning goalsNo specific goals at the moment. But I’m eager to get used to using many of the verb tenses in Spanish and Portuguese. And in general, get used to practicing the accents and pronunciation.
My favorite topicsFood and Hobbies, Hopes and Dreams, Academic Subjects
Chris
Chris, 40
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
Ideal conversation exchange partnerCurious, good listener
My learning goalsComprehension, overall improvement
My favorite topicsScience, guitar, running
Elizabeth
Elizabeth, 30
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
Perfect language exchange partnerSomeone who tells a lot of jokes and wants to explain or teach, or want a to learn about me or my culture.
My learning goalsImprove my spanish speaking skills.
My favorite topicsScience, nature, psychology, funny stories, learning about another person's culture, religion, food, movies, music, and animals.
Brent
Brent, 32
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My conversation partnerMy perfect tandem partner is someone who is easy to talk to and interested in learning and discussing a variety of topics
My learning goalsMy language goals are to increase my vocabulary and improve my professional language skills for the workplace.
My favorite topicsI enjoy discussing culture, traveling, and current events.
Matthew
Matthew, 25
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Hebrew
My exchange partner isSomeone thoughtful and intelligent
My learning goalsImprove my vocabulary and speed
My favorite topicsPolitics, technology, philosophy, literature, history, economics, art, etc
Jacob
Jacob, 24
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsItalian
My exchange partner isSomeone to practice with!
My learning goalsHolding a conversation!
My favorite topicsAnything and everything.
Chase
Chase, 24
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
Ideal language community partnerI would love to talk with someone who is patient as I am just beginning to learn and is enthusiastic about learning by enjoying talking with one another 😊
My learning goalsI would like to be able to understand and communicate well enough to travel in a Spanish speaking country and speak Spanish comfortably. I would also like to learn how to write in Spanish.
My favorite topicsI love talking about books, art, music, culture, and history.
Roni
Roni, 22
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Japanese, Korean
Ideal conversation exchange partnerSomeone who listens attentively and understands the struggles of learning another language. Someone who is patient and can communicate effectively.
My learning goalsI want to be intermediate in my target languages by the summer of 2020. I want to be able communicate with natives through speaking and writing.
My favorite topicsLanguage studies, animals, psychology, movies (documentary), cooking/baking
Julie
Julie, 30
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Polish
Perfect language exchange partnerOpen minded, curious, sense of humor
My learning goalsTo keep up my fluency in French, to constantly learn new trends in the language (slang, cultural references, etc), and to practice my rusty Polish
My favorite topicsGastronomy, books, wine
Anna
Anna, 31
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsKorean
My conversation partnerAnyone who would like to practice their English and help me with my Korean. It would be awesome to meet in Korea in the Spring! 🙅🏻‍♀️ not here for dating.
My learning goalsJust got back from 서울! I can’t wait to go back in spring. I’d like to have beginner level conversation skills by then. 😅
My favorite topicsDaily life, fashion, beauty, travel, and food! I have a beauty/lifestyle blog. I’m really into small everyday happiness.
Bri
Bri, 20
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
My exchange partner isOther university students looking to work on their target language!
My learning goalsI want to study abroad in a French-speaking country
My favorite topicsI love talking about politics, current events, food, music, and travel!
Cristian
Cristian, 25
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsArabic, German
Ideal language community partnerSomeone who laughs a lot at anything
My learning goalsHow to engage someone in a riveting conversation
My favorite topicsLife, ideas, math, love, economics
Kenneth
Kenneth, 20
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsChinese
Ideal conversation exchange partnerSomeone easygoing, patient, who can explain well. I’m also happy to teach in English !
My learning goalsTo become more fluent at basic conversation
My favorite topicsFashion, sports, food
Ryan
Ryan, 25
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsHungarian, Russian
Perfect language exchange partnerI 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 🗺
Sabrina
Sabrina, 23
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Italian
My conversation partnerFunny, kind and willing to exchange intercultural ideas
My learning goalsImprove my Italian vocabulary
My favorite topicsMusic, physics, aliens
Kiarash
Kiarash, 24
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsArabic, Persian
My exchange partner isWalk me through the core of the language
My learning goalsLearning and socializing
My favorite topicsEnjoy discussing cultural routines and personal interests and entrepreneurship
Kathryn
Kathryn, 23
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Italian
Ideal language community partnerSomeone who loves to travel and enjoys talking about anything
My learning goalsTo be fluent in French
My favorite topicsPolitics, movies, art, backpacking and hiking
Dennis
Dennis, 22
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, French, Japanese
Ideal conversation exchange partnerSomeone who is easy to talk to
My learning goalsI would like to eventually be able to form sentences without having to spend long periods of time trying to translate English to another language.
My favorite topicsI enjoy discussing traveling, politics, history, pop culture, and food.
Sam
Sam, 26
Berkeley
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
Perfect language exchange partnerambitious, curious, hard-working
My learning goalsimprove my spanish and move closer to fluency
My favorite topicsengineering, water treatment, water reuse, music, jazz, saxophone, harmony, politics