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Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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Learn to Speak Sign Language

Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat


Learn Sign Language online by practicing with a native speaker who is learning your language. Write or speak Sign Language 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

Advantages of language exchange learning include:
  • Learning the real Sign Language language (slang, expressions, etc.) used by ordinary native speakers
  • Getting accustomed to the way native speakers speak in real (casual) Sign Language conversation
  • Making a friend in the Sign Language-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 Sign Language-speaking language exchange partners.
  • Practice your Sign Language 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 Sign Language 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 Sign Language 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 a Sign Language language exchange partner now, and have fun!

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Your native language:

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Our Newest Sign Language-speaking Members

Here are 20 of our most recent Sign Language-speaking members that could become your partner.
To view all registered Sign Language 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

person deafguy
May 28, 2022
United States
(US)
Sign Language
English
- Other -
I'm a deaf person and I'm more than happy to help anyone who learns ASL. translate

person Hampus
May 27, 2022
Sweden
(Malmö)
Swedish
English
Sign Language
French
Japanese
Spanish
Hello, my name is Hampus I’m 29 years old and I live in Malmö, Sweden. I work as a visual arts and English teacher for students at a lower or upper secondary school level. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, watching series, painting and exercising.Th... .. translate

person Gier
May 25, 2022
Canada
(Grande Prairie)
English
French
Sign Language
Sign Language
Norwegian
French
Chinese, Mandarin
My family are all multilingual and each prefer different languages to english but there are so few in our community so it is hard to practice. I am a filmmaker and language is my secondary passiob translate

person Ashley
May 20, 2022
United States
(Kansas City)
English
Sign Language
Korean
Hi! I'm Ashley. I live in Kansas in the U.S. I enjoy learning about other cultures; especially Asian cultures. I work full-time in healthcare IT and I'm a mental health therapist part-time as well. As if that wasn't enough, I'm al..... translate

person Katie
April 25, 2022
United States
(Charlotte)
English
Sign Language
Spanish
Quiero practicar Español. Soy terapeuta en Charlotte/Concor d. Me gusta actividades. Quiero compañero/a de intercambio de idioma eso quieren hacer actividades juntos y practicamos ingles y español. Me gusta hablar sobre culturas diferentes para mi y m..... translate

person Cristine
March 25, 2022
United States
(Ann Arbor)
English
Sign Language
Spanish
Hola, soy Cristine! Vivo en a Ann Arbor y aprendo Español. Quisiera encontrar alguien que quiere inglés y nosotras podemos ayudarnos. Prefiero encontramos en persona, si posible. Si ud vive en a Ann Arbor o cerca, enviar un mensaje. Gracias! translate

person Stephen
March 23, 2022
United States
(Destin)
English
Sign Language
Persian (Farsi, Dari)
Spanish
Italian
I would like to help someone practice their English. I speak quite a bit of Dari and Farsi and understand some Spanish and Italian translate

person Hanh
March 16, 2022
Vietnam
(Ho chi minh)
Vietnamese
Sign Language
English
Thai
Sign Language
I am Vietnamese , living in Ho Chi Minh city . I love to learn many languages and with good languages which they can help me to find good job and make friends with many people all over the world . I like to travel to Thailand because it is beautiful..... translate

person Marc
February 22, 2022
Germany
(Düsseldorf)
Sign Language
German
English
Korean
Japanese
Ich finde neue Sprache zu lernen, ist enorm wichtig. Denn sie knüpft neue Kontakt an. Vielleicht etwas Neues, wo man dazu lernen kann. In Deutsch sagen wir immer das 'LLL' LebensLang Lernen ;) translate

person Haruka
February 4, 2022
Japan
(Kyoto)
Japanese
Sign Language
English
英語を話せるようになりたい!人脈を 増やしたい! translate

person shi
January 27, 2022
United States
(Augusta)
English
Sign Language
Korean
- Other -
i am an english speaking person who is trying to learn Korean language. i looking for native Korean speakers who can help. I'm not a teacher but will help with your English as much as I can. I love k-dramas on Netflix and want to enjoy them more..... translate

person Akane
January 13, 2022
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
Sign Language
English
Chinese, Cantonese
English
Hello!How are you? I want to more improve their English. I want to increase many friends. I teach Japanese are OK. Thank you. translate

person Vincent
November 16, 2021
United States
(San Jose)
Sign Language
English
Sign Language
Japanese
Korean
Chinese, Taiwanese (Hokkien, Minnanhua)
Hi, I am from California and I can teach American Sign Language and English. I'm interested in learning sign languages used in other countries, although I'm also open to learning other written languages. こん にちは、カリフォルニア出身で、アメ リカ手話と英語を教えることが... .. translate

person Naitou
November 6, 2021
Japan
(Chiba)
Japanese
Sign Language
English
Chinese, Cantonese
Chinese, Mandarin
Chinese, other
Hello! My name is Eimi! this name's pronunciation is 'Amy'the same. Nice meet you!:) I have hearing loss.but you don't worry about me. Because I wearing hearing aids and you speaks slowly that I can follow you. I leaning Eng..... translate

person Nicole
November 1, 2021
Austria
(Linz)
German
Sign Language
English
Hello! I haven´t been on this website in a while. Let´s see, if I can get back und get the chance to chit-chat :-) translate

person Javier
October 27, 2021
Spain
(Córdoba)
Spanish
Sign Language
English
Hi! I´m a guy spanish, I want to improve my english with other persons, I can help you with your spanish language. I´m interested in Skype conversation. translate

person Sabrina
September 16, 2021
Kenya
(Nairobi)
Somali
Sign Language
English
Swahili
Chinese, Mandarin
Korean
Japanese
Spanish
Hello 👋 I'm sabrina from Somalia I'm looking for someone who can help with Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Spanish languages First I like watching Chinese drama's and I want to go China for studying before I heard from my friends say..... translate

person Devony
August 23, 2021
United States
(Tuxedo Park)
English
Sign Language
Arabic, Middle Eastern
Arabic, Moroccan
Arabic, Egyptian
Arabic, Palestinian
Hi, I have been learning Arabic for the past 8 years. I am a native English speaker and I also am fluent in American Sign Language. I am a bible tutor and started learning Arabic to help my bible students. translate

person Therese
July 8, 2021
Canada
(Edmonton)
English
French
Sign Language
Spanish
French
I've worked with the Deaf and as a boxing coach for years. I studied Spanish for a long time but I am forgetting it since I haven't practised much over the past years. I taught ESL for 10 years in the vietnamese community. I also want to ..... translate

person briana
July 7, 2021
United States
(Omaha)
English
Sign Language
Japanese
Hi! I'd love to help people with their English. I'm interested in studying Japanese, but I'm at a very basic, beginner level so it's very difficult for me to communicate. I love video games, art, music, movies, and animals. I h..... translate

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