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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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"Our level of knowledge has increased a lot. You made my dream come true."

- 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

Lisa

May 21, 2015
Netherlands
(Amsterdam)
Dutch
English
Japanese
HI there! My name is Lisa, I'm 19 years old and I'm from The Netherlands. I would love to help you with your dutch in any way possible! I just started learning Japanese so I'm not very far with that yet, but I'll get there ;) Hoi daar! Ik ben Lisa.....

Jyothi Naidu

May 21, 2015
India
(Bangalore)
English
Chinese, other
Hey My Name is Jyothi i am from India and i am going to China Shenzhen i want to learn basics of Local Language Any one Help Me Please

Catherine 242

May 21, 2015
Bahamas
(freeport)
English
German
Am to myself very humble kind and don't like fake people

RISHIRANJAN

May 21, 2015
India
(KOLKATA)
English
French
I am a teacher of English language & literature and I want to master French as well

Atif

May 21, 2015
Pakistan
(islamabad)
English
Urdu
English
hi m atif

Safiya

May 21, 2015
India
(ernakulam)
English
Turkish
Italian
I am safiya from india..I want to learn turkish and italian

Muhammed

May 21, 2015
Canada
(Toronto)
English
French
Hi my name is Muhammed, currently looking to broaden my horizons so decided to pick up and freshen up my french. I also speak wolof fluently!

Katherine

May 21, 2015
United States
(Grand Rapids)
English
French
Sign Language
Spanish
I am learning French because I love languages. Someday I hope to live in France at least for a little while. I also enjoy theatre and puzzles.

Ajak

May 22, 2015
Australia
(Melbourne)
English
Spanish
Hello 😊 I'm Ajak, I was born in Sudan but I've been raised in Australia. I'd like to learn Spanish although I've tried to learn it last year I haven't really retain much aha so I'd like someone to teach me... Please? 😭 😊

Marty

May 21, 2015
United States
(seattle)
English
Finnish
Hoping to find native Finnish speaker or anyone else practicing the language to talk with. I can help with English!

Austin

May 21, 2015
United States
(Springfield)
English
Japanese
Hey everyone my name is Austin I am studying japanese I am a beginner and I started this year... For my Hobbies I like to play video games and read manga I don't work because I have a bad muscle disease so I hope that doesn't stop us from being frien.....

Chai

May 22, 2015
Philippines
(General Santos City)
Filipino (Tagalog)
English
Japanese
Korean
Ohayo! I'm Chai from the Philippines. I love everything about Asia specifically Japan and Korea i both love their culture. I've been watching Japanese and Korean movies, dramas and anime and learning the basics of their language too but it's good whe.....

Christopher

May 22, 2015
United States
(Aiea)
English
German
My name is Christopher, and I plan on moving to Germany next year; I want to open a café there eventually. I would like to be fluent (or at least mostly fluent) before moving there.

sehaj

May 21, 2015
India
(ludhiana)
English
Chinese, Mandarin
French
I am from india. I want to learn chinese & french for good conversation on my buisness trips .

Jonathan

May 21, 2015
Puerto Rico
(Caguas)
Spanish
English
French
Italian
Japanese
Korean
I am a 18 yr old high school student wanting to learn mainly french with the purpose of having fun and sharing with others. I am willing to help others wanting learn spanish or english.

Angela

May 21, 2015
United States
(Makawao)
English
Korean
I would love to learn Korean, in exchange I can help with English.

Nicole

May 21, 2015
United States
(Cleveland)
English
Spanish
I'm Nicole, 19 years old from the United States planning on studying in Madrid, Spain in January. Would like to practice my Spanish in exchange for my English :)

Susan

May 21, 2015
Malaysia
(Johor Bahru)
Chinese, Mandarin
English
French
Japanese
Spanish
I am looking for a Spanish and French teacher in Johor Bahru to teach my kids a foreign language as I believe kids are linguistic geniuses. Do not wish to miss the window of opportunity.

Brooklyn

May 21, 2015
Canada
(Surrey)
Japanese
Korean
English
Chinese, Mandarin
I'm currently studying in Canada, and learning Mandarin. I can speak Japanese, Korean and English and thinking of learning Spanish as well. 日本語、韓国語、英語が勉強したい人はいつでも歓迎です。中国語は勉強し始めて1年ぐらいです。あまりにも伸びないので助けてほしいです・・・ 한국어도 엄청 잘 합니다. 중국어 공부하는데 좀 도와줘요!

Jeremy

May 21, 2015
United States
(New Orleans)
English
Spanish
French
Hello, I'm Jeremy I want to learn to speak French because I plan on traveling the world and France is my first Destination. Bonjour! Je suis de Etats Units.

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The Basics
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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 mon got. Je vous flicite vraiment et vous remercie beaucoup. Continuer votre beau travail."

- Paskoila, St-jean (qubec) 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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