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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.
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Name Country
(City)
Native Language Practicing Language Description

Diana

July 30, 2015
United States
(California)
English
Spanish
Korean
Japanese
Hello my name is Diana, I am sixteen years old. I want to learn Korean so when I turn eighteen I can move to Seoul with my closest friend and learn the Korean culture as well as meet new people. We are also planning to travel and I want to learn as m.....

bestme

July 29, 2015
China
(jsdkf)
English
Russian
Hello, I speak English and Chinese. I hope to have language exchange in Russia, Greek, Arabic, etc. I hope to use e-mail, or on-line chatting,...Wish you have good time.

Michael

July 29, 2015
United States
(Sebastopol)
English
Portuguese
I live in the state of California (USA) a little north of San Francisco (in wine country). I am a writer and consultant in international education. I take lessons in Brazilian Portuguese on line, but would like the opportunity to practice with anothe.....

Louis

July 29, 2015
United States
(Memphis)
English
Galician
Spanish
Hello! Would love to find someone able to help with Galician, a long, long time ago, my family probably originated from there and it would be great to learn the language. I am also looking to make some good frineds, I enjoy a variety of hobbies, I .....

Lyndie

July 29, 2015
England
(Surrey)
English
Portuguese
Hello! My name is Lyndie, I'm 40, my husband is Portuguese and we have 2 children. We are raising our children to be bi-lingual and spend a lot of time with my husband's family, in Portugal. I have self studied for many years now but seem to have sta.....

Jami

July 29, 2015
France
(Paris)
French
English
Chinese, Mandarin
German
Hi my name is Jami, i am from Paris France, currently living and working in Germany i would truly appriciate if anyone could help me improve my German as i need for daily life, on the other side i will be willing to help anyone who would love to lear.....

Ranita

July 29, 2015
Malaysia
(Seremban)
English
Sinhalese
I want to learn this language because my ancestors were from Sri Lanka and I'm very much interested to learn.

Ashley

July 29, 2015
Philippines
(Ipil)
Cebuano (Bisaya)
English
Filipino (Tagalog)
Korean
I'm a fangirl who loves music, arts, books. ❤

soso

July 29, 2015
Turkey
(istanbul)
English
Turkish
i would like to learn Turkish.

williamngei

July 29, 2015
Kenya
(Nair;bi)
English
Spanish
am a male 47 years seeking female email penpals from all over the world.my interests are correspondence,farming,jogging and making friends.all mails will be replied.

Jasmine

July 29, 2015
England
(Boston)
English
Korean
Japanese
Hello~ I am a 15 year old high school student from England. My hobbies include playing and listening to music, badminton, films and dance. I would like to learn Korean and Japanese mainly; I can teach you English in return, but I have also studied Fr.....

Minx

July 29, 2015
Canada
(Vancouver)
English
French
1

Phillip

July 29, 2015
Brazil
(Rio)
English
Zulu
Hi my name is Phillip I wanna learn Zulu because I think it is a language that is easier to say know what words are what I'm just looking for people yo talk to I'm from south Dakota I'm planning to take a trip to egypt

praveen

July 29, 2015
Germany
(Essen)
English
German
HI i am a master student at the university of duisburg essen looking forward to learn German and i Could help you learn English.Please contact me if your Intersted.

Aeme

July 29, 2015
Nigeria
(Lagos)
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Hi, I'm an iteractive person,easygoing n sweet. I'm learning Chinese mandarin because I hope to visit soon n I love their culture. I would also like to learn French n Spanish too.

Lance

July 29, 2015
United States
(Cleveland)
English
Japanese
I really want to go to Japan to have fun. I want to learn Japanese.

Siegfried

July 29, 2015
Singapore
(Singapore)
English
Indonesian (Bahasa)
Japanese
I am Siegfried from Singapore, I am turning 16 soon. I love talking to Japanese people because they are very kind! Honestly, I would also like to have a Japanese girlfriend.

paterno

July 29, 2015
Philippines
(manila)
Spanish
English
Norwegian
im paterno gonzales,im spanish,filipino,49yr old very much single,im a roman catholic,graduated of B.S Marine Engneerng,at philippine merchant marine school,my accupation is seafarer,i used this site to learn norwegian words.exchange culture,and to.....

Thomas

July 30, 2015
United States
(Lihue)
English
Japanese
はじめまして! 私のなめえはトーマス です。Hi! Nice to meet you. My name is Thomas. I'm a 19 year old male, currently living in Hawaii. I've studied some Japanese, I know all my Hiragana, Katakana, and some Kanji. I'm looking for people to practice my Japanese with. I'm .....

jan

July 30, 2015
Kenya
(nairobi)
English
Italian
Dutch
I am very fluent in English and Swahili. I need to learn Italian and Dutch so if you out there please help a sister here. I hope to travel to Rome one day the need to learn Italian and Dutch is just for fun

Click here to view all English-speaking members.
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What is a language exchange?
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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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