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115 language exchange partners in Champaign looking to learn languages

Noni, 51
My exchange partner isSomeone who is patient, encouraging, and makes learning enjoyable.
My learning goalsI want to be fluent, or at least semi-fluent, in a new language.
My favorite topicsI enjoy topics about food, music, and foreign cultures. I like to learn about the cultures of the places that I am studying about.
Ryan, 27
Ideal language community partner재미있는 사람
My learning goalsConversational Korean
My favorite topics역사, 정치, 영화, 문화. 일상 생활
Christopher, 23
Learnsceb, Spanish, Tagalog
Ideal conversation exchange partnerMy perfect Tandem partner would be someone who likes music and nature.
My learning goalsJust to meet people and practice!!
My favorite topicsI like discussing nature, technology, and music. I also like talking about literally anything
Jack, 31
Perfect language exchange partnerLikes learning and helping with languages, has an interest in creativity, likes being relaxed and casual
My learning goalsI want to be able to have spoken conversations with friends in the language I learn.
My favorite topicsMovies, video games, language, music
Devarsh, 22
LearnsFrench, Swedish, Chinese
My conversation partnerInteresting and interested in conversations
My learning goalsTo learn new languages and discover about other cultures.
My favorite topicsBusiness, Books, Technology, Music, Movies
Jake, 23
Learnstxp, Chinese, Cantonese
My exchange partner isThey don't hesitate to correct me and hold me to practicing.
My learning goalsI'd like to be able to hold casual conversation, consume media, and navigate life in Chinese by the end of the year.
My favorite topicsGames (video games, board games, D&D, game development, puzzles), music, cooking, Enneagram, art, politics/philosophy
Tierra, 23
LearnsSpanish, Italian, Sign language
My exchange partner isSomeone who is open to beginners and understands patience. They have fun and interactive conversations.
My learning goalsI want to be able to travel to these countries and be fine. Just the basic thuns I need to know
My favorite topicsMovies, Traveling and Music
KG, 31
LearnsArabic, Spanish, Portuguese
Ideal language community partnerNice Funny
My learning goalsLearn to speak more languages
My favorite topicsWorking out Running Traveling
Amber, 24
Ideal conversation exchange partnerI’m looking for someone to speak French with so I can improve!
My learning goalsI want to have a broader vocabulary in French and a better grasp of grammar.
My favorite topicsReading, art, and nature 😊
Arthur, 39
SpeaksEnglish, Russian
LearnsSpanish, French
Perfect language exchange partnerAny citizen
My learning goalsSelf improvement
My favorite topicsEveryday life
Stefan, 21
SpeaksEnglish, Polish
LearnsGerman, Russian
My conversation partnerSomebody who helps me have conversations in the languages i am trying to learn.
My learning goalsTo become more familiar with speaking the language to others in a conversational manner.
My favorite topicsSports, food, current events, video games, technology, movies, tv shows, life
Timothy, 41
My exchange partner isSomeone with similar interests. Kind and patient. Friendly. Someone who loves to learn and likes conversation. Forgiving.
My learning goalsBecome more proficient and increasing my fluency and vocabulary.
My favorite topicsMovies, hobbies, crafts, parenting, books. I enjoy many hobbies including 3-D printing, board games, models, monster making and magic tricks. I love Science Fiction and Adventure movies and books.
Tally, 26
LearnsSpanish, Japanese
Ideal language community partnerI'd like to try to find partners that have similar interests with me.
My learning goalsI would at least like to try to be fluent in Japanese and/or Spanish at some point in the future.
My favorite topicsAnime, crystals, food and spirituality
Adam, 22
LearnsBosnian, Croatian, Slovene
Ideal conversation exchange partnerHelpful, willing to help me practice my skills, and a nice person overall!
My learning goalsBe able to hold a conversation and communicate.
My favorite topicsHistory, language, music, and movies.
Lena, 19
LearnsSpanish, French
Perfect language exchange partnerI’d like to talk to someone my age who can become a lifelong friend. This person could be from anywhere but I’d like someone with whom I could use both Spanish and English.
My learning goalsI used to be fluent in Spanish, but since I didn’t use the language often I lost much of my vocabulary. I’d like to build it up again and regain my fluency in Spanish.
My favorite topicsI like talking about philosophy, life, and anything funny.
Valerie, 26
LearnsGerman, French
My conversation partnerAnyone who is willing to help me learn like a native speaker
My learning goalsI would like to better my fluency in the languages I am learning by speaking to a native speaker and help someone learn my own language.
My favorite topicsArt, history, music, film, politics, fashion, food, architecture
Eddie, 38
My exchange partner isFriendly, social.
My learning goalsI want to become fluent in speaking Spanish.
My favorite topicsSports, school, travel, personal, movies, electronics.
Ben, 23
Ideal language community partner也能交朋友😀a friend who can meet once or twice a week
My learning goals我想提高我的口语水平
My favorite topics电视,电影,国际关系,小说,运动,中国和美国的文化
Tim, 22
Ideal conversation exchange partnerEasy to talk to, outgoing, humorous, and is passionate about their hobbies
My learning goalsI want to become fluent enough in German to eventually live there. I’d also like to take up other languages like French and Italian at some point
My favorite topicsMovies, sports, podcasts, philosophy, books, music (I also play guitar and saxophone)
알리스터, 21
Perfect language exchange partner웃긴 사람
My learning goals파파고를 사용하고 싶지 않아요
My favorite topics잠을 듣기전에 유투브에서 냥기 비디오를 봐요

Frequent city questions

How many people are available for language exchange in Champaign?

There are 115 members in Champaign on Tandem.

Which other locations in United States other than Champaign are available for language exchange on Tandem?

Tandem is also available in locations such as Charlottesville, Chicago, and Oakland.

What is Tandem and what is language exchange?

Tandem is the language learning app where millions of people teach each other. More than 500,000 people visit Tandem each month and 115 do it in Champaign.