Not to be fluent, but able to learn a lot more than what I’ve...
Photography, art and writing
People who are interesting to talk to They are around my age and able to speak comfortably to and enjoy a conversation with Able to explain things well and clearly so I’m able to understand
Generally socialising and talking about current culture e.g....
Friendly, good sense of humour, patient (!), fun and knowledgable. Interest in pop culture and any knowledge about the marketing industry would be beneficial too, as that’s what I work in (and hope to continue to do so in Italy).
Feel more comfortable speaking the language, build vocabulary and nail the grammar!
I want to be able to have a regular discussion about random subjects...
TV series, music, movies, the hardships of being a twenty-something year old
Someone I can chat with, first by texting, and maybe by calling after a while. It doesn't have to be super regular either, whenever one of us has time
Fashion, travel, culture, technology, food, politics...
Fun, happy, intelligent, open, sarcastic british humour. Doesn’t take things to seriously. Well travelled yet modest
To be able to hold strong conversations with native Japanese people and understand complex topics