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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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Our Newest English-speaking Members

Here are 20 of our most recent English-speaking members that could become your partner.
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Name Country
(City)
Native Language Practicing Language Description

Shuvro

July 6, 2015
England
(London)
English
Korean
Hi - I am Finance graduate currently working in London. Huge fan of Far East Asian culture - so trying to learn Japanese / Korean :) Travelled to Seoul / Busan twice in the last 3 years! Next stop is Japan! I am bilingual in English so pretty sure I .....

Guru

July 6, 2015
India
(Chennai)
English
Hindi
Konkani
Marathi
Korean
Chinese, Cantonese
Chinese, Mandarin
Japanese
Hi everyone, My name is Gurudutt Bhandary and I am popularly known as Guru to all my friends in this world. I am interested in learning Korean, Chinese (Mandarin as well as Cantonese) and Japanese. This is because I am greatly influenced or rather .....

Rosalind

July 6, 2015
Germany
(Munich)
English
German
I'm a British girl ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง living in Munich and I'm looking for people to practice speaking German with. I am not speaking as much german as I would like. I am hoping to either meet in person or talk on Skype. Of course in return you can practice your .....

Michael

July 6, 2015
Canada
(Mission)
English
Japanese
Hi! My name is Michael Haluzan, and I am studying the Japanese language. I'd love to get in touch with a native speaker so that we can help each other learn. Hobbies: Drawing, painting I am 22 years old, and English is my first language. I am not g.....

Devakinandan

July 5, 2015
United States
(Seattle)
English
Japanese
Hi, I moved to Seattle last year for work. I want to learn multiple languages and Japanese is next on my list. Also I find Japanese culture very fascinating which is the reason I want to learn it next. I can very proficient in English with good foun.....

Brianna

July 5, 2015
England
(Newquay)
English
French
Hello, my name is Brianna, I live in the south west of England. I like animals, the beach, woodland and reading. I studied French for a little over 3 years, originally as an interest after school, then as part of my studies-although upon travelling .....

Lalita

July 5, 2015
United States
(New Orleans)
English
Spanish
I am a dentist trying to gain fluency for my patients. Besides practicing dentistry, I enjoy playing tennis, drawing, painting, reading, watching basketball, cooking, traveling, and learning as much as possible.

Justin

July 5, 2015
United States
(San Diego)
English
Japanese
French
Not sure. Just wanna learn languages

Nicholas

July 5, 2015
United States
(San Diego)
English
Chinese, Cantonese
German
Esperanto
French
Dutch
Hi, I am an American who just likes learning languages. I've done an exchange to Germany but I'm not fluent in anything besides English except maybe Mandarin Chinese (cannot read). Okay bye.

Ian

July 5, 2015
England
(Nottingham)
English
French
I an seeking to improve my French and happy to help others improve their English

Elijah

July 5, 2015
United States
(Cape may)
English
French
My name is Elijah hardy I'm looking to learn french as a second language. I speak English fluent. The reason why I want to speak French is because I might want to travel to Quebec or France sometime in the future.

Camille

July 5, 2015
United States
(Eugene)
English
Spanish
I will be a senior in college and am studying Spanish. I have studied abroad in Spain and would love to travel/live in other Spanish speaking countries as well. I want to improve my Spanish speaking capabilities and am willing to help/practice with.....

SAM

July 5, 2015
Canada
(ST. CATHARINES)
English
Spanish
I love traveling and might even consider moving to South America and think it will be fun to know the language.

Yelgie

July 6, 2015
Nicaragua
(Managua)
English
Spanish
Japanese
My name is yelgie, Im 22 years old, will be moving to Japan soon to go to Japanese language school then teach English. I know Spanish as well. I have LINE, Facebook, and so on. Thanks for your time. Xo Ps. Not gold member. Please message me if .....

marina

July 5, 2015
United States
(Lancaster)
English
Japanese
Hi I'm a military wife and I will soon be coming to Japan with my husband I would love to learn the language and culture

Hashauna

July 6, 2015
Spain
(palma)
English
Spanish
Catalan
Japanese
Hello i'm hashauna but my friends call me Nana ^_^ I was born in spain but my parents are americans. I'm here because i would love to improve my japanese, i've been studying it for about a year now but it's hard studying bymyself without a teacher xD.....

Laura

July 5, 2015
United States
(Columbus)
English
Korean
์•ˆ๋…•ํ•˜์„ธ์š”! ํ•œ๊ตญ์–ด๋ฅผ ๋ฐฐ์šฐ๊ณ  ์žˆ๋Š” ์—ฌ์ž ์ด์—์š”. 2๋…„ ๋™์•ˆ ํ•œ๊ตญ์—์„œ ์‚ด์•˜์–ด์š”. ์ด์ œ ๋ฏธ๊ตญ์— ๋Œ์•„์™”๋Š”๋ฐ ํ•œ๊ตญ์–ด๋ฅผ ์žŠ์–ด๋ณด๋ฆฌ๊ณ  ์‹ถ์ง€ ์•Š์•„์š”. ๋งŽ์€ ์ทจ๋ฏธ๊ฐ€ ์žˆ์–ด์š”. ์ปคํ”ผ ๋งˆ์‹œ๊ธฐ, ์š”๊ฐ€, ์ฑ… ์ฝ๊ธฐ, ์—ฌํ–‰. ์ €๋Š” ํ•œ๊ตญ์–ด๋กœ ์ด์•ผ๊ธฐ๋ฅผ ๊ธฐ๋Œ€ํ•ด์š”! (์‹ค์ˆ˜ ์žˆ์œผ๋ฉด ๋ฏธ์•ˆํ•ด์š”!) ์˜์–ด๋ฅผ ๊ฐ€๋ฅด์น ์ˆ˜ ์žˆ์–ด์š”~ Hi! Girl learning Korean here. I've lived in Korea before, and now that I'm back in the .....

Kelly

July 5, 2015
United States
(Philadelphia)
English
Spanish
I visited Costa Rica and loved it. It has been years since I have had to speak Spanish. I want to learn it again. We are considering moving to a Spanish speaking country

Michael

July 5, 2015
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
Korean
I lived in Korea for several years, but my Korean is still low level. I would like to practice and be more comfortable speaking and understanding. I am comfortable helping with either conversation or academic English.

Michael

July 5, 2015
United States
(Vancouver)
English
Japanese
Hello, My name is Michael. I am from the United States and my native language is English. I have bee learning Japanese for six months now and I want to connect with people who could help me practice my Japanese by speaking to them while I could help.....

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


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- United States, March 29, 2001


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


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


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- United States, March 29, 2001


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

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