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Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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Learn English online by practicing with a native speaker who is learning your language. Write or speak English online to improve grammar or conversation.

A language exchange complements other forms of learning such as classroom, cultural immersion and multimedia, because you get to practice all that you have learned with native speakers in a safe and supportive environment.

The Basics
What is a language exchange?
Why do a language exchange?
How to do a language exchange?
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...one of  "the best ways to learn a foreign language."

- The Wall Street Journal
November 18, 2002

Advantages of language exchange learning include:
  • Learning the real English language (slang, expressions, etc.) used by ordinary native speakers
  • Getting accustomed to the way native speakers speak in real (casual) English conversation
  • Making a friend in the English-speaking culture.
Language exchange learning is also inexpensive because we provide free tips and conversation lesson plans that allow you to do a language exchange on your own.

For more advantages, please see why do a language exchange.

What You Can Do Here

Here at MyLanguageExchange.com, you can
  • Find English-speaking language exchange partners.
  • Practice your English by writing emails (pen pals).
  • Practice written conversation using text chat.
  • Practice speaking using voice chat.
We provide free, helpful guidelines and tips on how to do a language exchange, as well as free lesson plans designed by an expert in language exchange learning. The activities are fun so you can easily "break the ice" with your new learning partner and get effective practice.

In short, you have everything you need to practice and learn English via a language exchange.


Email, Text Chat or Voice Chat?

The type of exchange that is right for you depends on your proficiency level in English and your learning goals. Find out which type of language exchange is right for you.


Before Practicing

Before you begin practicing, please read the free guideline, How To Do A Language Exchange for hints on doing an effective language exchange.


Find a Partner Now

Find an English language exchange partner now, and have fun!

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Your native language:

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- Juan José Guerrero, Seville (Spain)
February 25, 2002

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Our Newest English-speaking Members

Here are 20 of our most recent English-speaking members that could become your partner.
To view all registered English native speakers, please click here.
Click on a name for more information or to contact the member.
Name Country
(City)
Native Language Practicing Language Description

Luke

May 30, 2016
Australia
(Clarence Valley)
English
Korean
Hoping to find someone i can do language exchange with, English for Korean. Skype would be the way to go for me, it's easy and where i live we can't really meet up. Get in touch with me!

Mari

May 29, 2016
United States
(Oconomowoc)
English
Gaelic (Scottish)
I am very interested in the history of the Scottish Highlands; particularly interested in the Culloden Uprising of 1745, which annihilated clan life. Have visited the Culloden Battlefield online viewing numerous photos of this barren moor and clan to.....

jay

May 29, 2016
United States
(pacific)
English
Korean
I like to dance a lot! i speak English very well. Besides English, I also speak Filipino, a little bit of Spanish and American Sign Language. I am specifically looking for a Korean friend who is willing to tour me around seoul during a long layover.

Jordyn

May 29, 2016
United States
(Albuquerque)
English
Korean
Japanese
French
Hey!😊 My name is Jordyn. I speak English fluently, but would like to learn Japanese and Korean. Feel free to message me and find out more about me. 😊🌻🌹

Adrienne

May 29, 2016
United States
(Hampton Bays)
English
French
Hi,my name is Adrienne. I'm American but live in France for studies. I would like to speak conversational French with someone this summer. Feel free to contact me if you are a native French speaker. Cheers

Emiko

May 30, 2016
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
Korean
Hi! ^^ I live in US and I'm interested in learning Korean. I'm a graduate student and I'm moving to Korea in a few months so I really want to learn more about speaking the language. I also love learning about new cultures and meeting new people. Any .....

Rachel

May 29, 2016
Australia
(Gold Coast)
English
Japanese
こんにちは、レイチェルです。I'm looking for a friend, male or female, ideally 30+, to practice Japanese with. オーストラリア人です。だから、I can help you with English in return. :) J-ドラマと和食とdance musicが好きです。よろしくお願いします。

Ana

May 29, 2016
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
French
I enjoy nature very much, the beach, the mountains, beautiful scenes. I also really enjoy the arts. I want to become fluent in French. I just started studying it. And I am happy to help you with your English.

Soto Cordero

May 30, 2016
Mexico
(Mexico City)
Spanish
English
German
Chinese, Mandarin
Italian
Hi there, I'm a high school student just looking for some languages to learn, I'm trying a lot to improve myself and get more and more knowledge to be better in the future, I'm really interested in learning and met people that can teach me and also c.....

Desiree

May 29, 2016
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
French
Korean
Japanese
Hey~ I'm Desiree and I am a native English speaker, I also speak French! Im currently studying Korean, and I'm also interested to start learning Japanese~ I would love to help anyone with English or French no matter what their native language.....

Joshuah

May 29, 2016
United States
(DeFuniak Springs)
English
Russian
I'm learning Russian for fun. I need practice.

Marina

May 29, 2016
Australia
(Sydney)
English
Italian
Hey! I am a girl studying Italian and would love for someone to talk to!

Michael

May 29, 2016
United States
(Boston)
English
Portuguese
Hi! I'm hoping to practice Portuguese with someone for a trip to Rio this summer. I am a beginner.

Jamie

May 29, 2016
United States
(Charlottesville)
English
German
Korean
Hi! I'm Jamie and I'm interested in practicing my speaking/writing skills in both German and Korean. Would love to have someone to email back and forth with.

Rick

May 28, 2016
United States
(Rochester)
English
Spanish
Hi, my name is Rick. I am an oceanographer from New York. I have been working on my spanish on and off for years, and finally want to commit to becoming fluent. I am looking for like minded people who are willing to teach me spanish and want to le.....

Arun

May 28, 2016
India
(Jaipur)
Hindi
English
English
English is popular

Priscilla

May 28, 2016
India
(Jalukie)
English
Korean
Hi I am Priscilla from NE of india. 36 years old single mom, working as a Montessori teacher. I graduated in Literature. I am so excited to learn korean language and also their respective cultures. If anyone is interested in teaching me Korean and wi.....

Holly

May 29, 2016
United States
(Traer)
English
Japanese
Spanish
My name is Holly and I am trying to learn Japanese so that when I go to Japan sometime before I graduate that I can be ready and fully prepared to immerse myself in the culture.. I figured that talking with someone would prove to be beneficial and fu.....

Elisabet

May 29, 2016
United States
(Washington DC)
English
Spanish
Hello! I am a native English speaker interested in learning Spanish because it is a commonly spoken language here in the US, and because I would like to travel to South America sometime soon and would like to learn the basics of the language before I.....

David

May 28, 2016
Mexico
(Toluca)
English
Korean
Hi guys, My name is David and I'm looking for someone who wanna be my friend, I'd like to learn Korean, I may tell to speak english anybody who wanna, I love korea and I would love going soon.

Click here to view all English-speaking members.
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The Basics
What is a language exchange?
Why do a language exchange?
How to do a language exchange?
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Member Testimonials
"My language exchange is working wonderfully." ..."We couldn't be happier with the exchange. Thank you for setting it all up. Thank you for everything."

- John C., New York, United States, March 29, 2001


"It has been a great experience for me so far." ..."this is my #1 favorite online site. Thanks."

- United States, March 29, 2001


..."I'll be using your site to practice my French, and I'll recommend it to everyone I know.

- Katerina Vallianatos, ESL Teacher, U.S.A., January 1, 2001


..."Cela fait environ un mois que je cherche des sites de ce genre sans en rencontrer un à mon goût. Je vous félicite vraiment et vous remercie beaucoup. Continuer votre beau travail."

- Paskoila, St-jean (Québec) Canada, November 3, 2001


"I recommended your site to my Spanish professors and other students. I think it's a great idea!" ..."I will use it more in the future as a teacher. Thanks."

- United States, March 29, 2001


..."finally something useful on the Internet."

- Niel Smith, Silicon Valley, California, U.S.A., February 9, 2001

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