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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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- January 2001
"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.
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Click on a name for more information or to contact the member.
Name Country
(City)
Native Language Practicing Language Description

roger

April 25, 2015
Philippines
(Sta rosa)
English
Filipino (Tagalog)
Cambodian (Khmer)
I am a 48 year old male from the Philippines,a medical doctor, a kidney specialist,and I am planning to work in Phnom Pehn Cambodia.I am also planning to share the gospel of Jesus to the Cambodian people.

jay

April 25, 2015
United States
(new york city)
English
Spanish
I am a native English speaker - interested in learning other languages also

Louise

April 25, 2015
New Zealand
(Auckland)
English
Spanish
Hey my name is Louise, I'm a new grad nurse from New Zealand. I'm going to Zaragoza soon and I'll be there for about two months, so I'd love to have a language exchange while I'm there! I really need to practise my Spanish and I also want to meet the.....

Monet

April 24, 2015
Australia
(Wollongong)
English
Spanish
Hi! I am studying Spanish in Australia. I am 20 years old and I am going to go to Spain to study next year. :) ¡Hola! Estudio española en Australia. Tengo veinte años y voy a ir a España estudia próxima año.

Sam

April 24, 2015
Canada
(Toronto)
- Other -
English
Japanese
Hi! I'm hoping to improve my Japanese

cathy

April 24, 2015
Other
(marigot)
English
French
my name is catherine ,i,m from the beautiful caribbean island of st.lucia but ilive in french st .martin/st.maarten.i am a very outgoing person,love to travel and make new friends.i adore the french language its such an romantic language,i do speak a.....

Pamela

April 25, 2015
United States
(Hesperia)
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Hi I'm Pamela and I'm 18. I've lived in California, USA for my entire life. In a few months I will be moving to Changchun to go to one of the universities there. My Mandarin is very little, so having someone willing to teach and guide me would be gre.....

Laura

April 24, 2015
Trinidad and Tobago
(Chaguanas)
English
French
Portuguese
Spanish
I am a university student studying languages (Spanish and Portuguese, my French is not that great) and I would like to practice them, so I don't get rusty over the vacation ;-)

Tarley

April 24, 2015
Australia
(Nambour)
English
Spanish
French
I'm 21 years old. Learning French and Spanish so that i can move to France and travel South America

Taybah

April 24, 2015
United States
(Marietta)
English
Korean
Hi! My name is Taybah! My interests are art, video games, watching tv, hanging out with friends, and shopping. :) I'm an English speaker wishing to learn some Korean and possibly make a new friend because I would like to study in Seoul next Summer:) .....

Uyund

April 24, 2015
Indonesia
(Surabaya)
Indonesian (Bahasa)
English
Japanese
Korean
Hi everyone, I'm Uyund from Indonesia. I love watching k-drama, listening k-pop music and reading manga. That's why i want to learn korean and japanese. Let's be friend . And i'll teach you bahasa Indonesia. :) Nice to know you :)

Sandy

April 24, 2015
United States
(New York City)
English
French
I am an art historian looking to better my French speaking and writing skills. I am very interested in French as a foreign language, and would like to put it to use. Much of my interests revolve around art, language,and learning about other cultures.

Kohaku

April 24, 2015
Australia
(Sydney)
English
Japanese
I'm a Japanese that have been living in Australia since I was very, very young, Because I've practically been living in Australia my whole life, I haven't really had the opportunity to learn Japanese, and my parents are both very busy with work to te.....

Joe

April 24, 2015
United States
(Chapel Hill)
English
German
I am Joe Lahey. I live in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. I go to University of North Carolina where I am majoring in mechanical engineering. I also like to play tennis.

Thia

April 25, 2015
United States
(Winston-Salem)
English
Sign Language
I have been practicing on & off now for about 10 years. I would really like to have someone to meet with and practice ASL on a weekly basis. I am only a level I and would like to practice with someone who can teach me.

Charlie

April 24, 2015
United States
(Philadelphia)
English
Spanish
Hey, My name is Charlie. I am 29 years old and I am a native English speaker and I am trying to learn Spanish. I would like to help people with speaking English if they can help me with my Spanish. Thanks.

Rosie

April 26, 2015
Australia
(Sydney)
English
Portuguese
Hello :) I am from Australia. I am learning Portuguese because my partner is from Portugal. I would love to communicate with his family in Portuguese since they don't speak much English. I love to meet new people, I love travelling, I love drinking t.....

Christine

April 24, 2015
England
(London)
Chinese, Mandarin
English
Japanese
French
I love books, theatre, music and FOOD! Now a postgraduate studying in central London, looking to improve my French and Japanese (basic-intermediate) with a language partner. Preferably meeting up once a week in person?

mostafa

April 26, 2015
Egypt
(Assiut)
Arabic, Egyptian
English
English
English
Hello everyone , I'm looking forward your help to my English skills . I'm Environmental researcher and M.Sc student of science . Really , i hope to have a chance for a conversation with you. Best Regards, mostafa shaban

Joanna

April 24, 2015
United States
(Oregon)
English
Spanish
Hello, my name is Joanna. I am 16 years old. I don't speak much Spanish, but some. I like to sing. I also like to hike in the mountains and play with animals. I really like to meet people and learn about other countries. Hola, me llamo Ju.....

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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 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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