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150 language exchange partners in Santa Barbara looking to learn languages

Brionna, 27
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My exchange partner isSomeone who can carry on a conversation
My learning goalsI want to improve my speaking fluency in Spanish
My favorite topicsFood, photography, travel, fitness
iyree, 20
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
Ideal language community partnerfun conversations!
My learning goalsjust to be able to talk to people, learn, and make new friends
My favorite topicsbasketball, music, food, traveling, God, politics, culture, games, and fun questions :)
Oleg, 38
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish, Russian
LearnsFrench
Ideal conversation exchange partnerCurious, genuine, happy.
My learning goalsBecome conversational in French
My favorite topicsCooking, travel, fitness, outdoors, wine, history, books and many other things
Darrell, 74
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
Perfect language exchange partnerReliable, committed, fun, curious
My learning goalsI want to be conversant on a wide range of topics. Presently I am fascinating with Gabriel Garcia Marquez and magic realism. I am reading him in English and Spanish
My favorite topicsExercise, gardening, walking, reading!
Ashley, 22
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
My conversation partnerWilling to repeat things and speak more slowly if needed, willing to correct my mistakes and not judge me
My learning goalsI am already pretty fluent at reading and writing in Spanish so I want to work on my speaking and accent
My favorite topicsSchool, hobbies, music, movies and shows
Manuel, 24
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman, Russian
My exchange partner isConfident, witty, introspective. 🔵 Critical people are my favorite lol, Someone has to tell it how it is.
My learning goalsLearn the use and command of a German and Russian while sharing ideas of culture and societies.
My favorite topicsEconomics/History/Architecture/Marketing. I enjoy surfing, working out and reading 🕶 Basketball fanatic 🏀, I want to see the world through a different perspective.
Daniele, 26
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, French
My exchange partner isSomeone patient because my Spanish is very limited!
My learning goalsI’d like to become conversationally fluent in Spanish and pronounce things correctly
My favorite topicsTraveling, eating, anything that has to do with nature of general life experiences
McKenzie, 32
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsJapanese
Ideal language community partnerFriendly and outgoing
My learning goalsConversational japanese
My favorite topicsMusic, dogs, tennis, and pop culture.
Jose, 22
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish, Italian, Russian
Ideal conversation exchange partnerPeople that know the language and are willing to be patient and helpful
My learning goalsBe able to travel and not feel helpless
My favorite topicsAdventurous individual keen on living life to its fullest
Griffin, 26
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsSpanish
Perfect language exchange partnerSomeone who is funny and kind, and willing to correct my mistakes!
My learning goalsI’m trying to become fluent at least at a conversational level for my work. I am going into social work and work with a lot of Spanish speakers!
My favorite topicsMovies, music, news/politics, literature.
Michal, 56
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish, Hebrew
LearnsChinese
My conversation partnerFriendly, open-minded, enjoys conversation
My learning goalsSpeak well and read a little
My favorite topicsMusic, gardening, health, nutrition, yoga
Kyra, 19
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish, Spanish
LearnsJapanese, Korean, Cantonese
My exchange partner issomeone who is funny and open minded.
My learning goalsTo learn as much as I can do I am able to communicate with people when I travel or if there’s people that are lost and need help but don’t know Spanish or English.
My favorite topicsI like to go to the mountains and watch the sunset. I’m into any kind of music. I’m trying to make friends to travel with and have fun ;)
Hannah, 30
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench, Dutch
Ideal language community partnerAnyone who's looking for a nice and looking to practice my conversational french
My learning goalsLooking to improve my conversational french in preparation for my honeymoon in November to France. I'm also open to continue to practice my dutch even though I am not planning any travel soon.
My favorite topicsYoga, hiking, traveling, food, cats, video games, science, weight lifting, world news
Oswaldo, 23
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsItalian
Ideal conversation exchange partnerI teach English, you teach Italian :)
My learning goalsBecome fluent
My favorite topicsCinema Surfing Food Traveling
Maria Sensei, 30
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish, Tagalog
LearnsFrench, Japanese
Perfect language exchange partnerA funny, patient person and has time with me.
My learning goalsTo be able to speak French and Japanese and communicate with French and Japanese people.
My favorite topicsCulture, foods, travel and language.
Sofia, 21
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish, Tagalog
LearnsJapanese
My conversation partnerFunny, Gamer, but anyone who is kind is fine!
My learning goalsTo be fluent in Japanese language at the moment, because I want to pass JLPT
My favorite topicsPlaying Games, watching Anime and Movies, Art, Cosplay, Programming, Studying,
Lora, 29
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsFrench
My exchange partner isFrench speakers! Open, traveler, adventurer, language lover
My learning goalsConversation skills
My favorite topicsTravel, art, yoga, hiking, language, being outside, painting, drawing, teaching
Kattie, 28
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
Ideal language community partnerOpen-minded, logical, friendly, polite. I’m open to all
My learning goalsIncrease vocabulary, increase grammar knowledge, increase confidence
My favorite topicsMusic, art, current events, animals, psychotherapy, pretty much anything. Tell me about your culture and interests. What are some mistakes that make it obvious someone is a foreign speaker?
Daniel, 25
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish
LearnsGerman
Ideal conversation exchange partnerAnyone who can correct all my German mistakes :) I can help with English too -- it's the only language I know :/
My learning goalsTo be good enough at German to be conversant. I'm moving to Switzerland soon to attend ETH Zurich. I've heard that it's good to know German before learning Swiss German.
My favorite topicsSoccer, running, piano, hiking, cooking, programming
Mavi, 21
Santa Barbara
SpeaksEnglish, Tagalog
LearnsKorean, Thai
Perfect language exchange partnerSomeone who is kind, understanding, patient and fun to be with
My learning goalsI can be able to speak and write their language! Find long time friend!
My favorite topicsCulture, food, lifestyle, the country itself and making friends

Frequent city questions

How many people are available for language exchange in Santa Barbara?

There are 150 members in Santa Barbara on Tandem.

Which other locations in Honduras other than Santa Barbara are available for language exchange on Tandem?

Tandem is also available in locations such as Comayaguela, Tegucigalpa, and San Pedro Sula.

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 150 do it in Santa Barbara.

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