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

Joana

July 2, 2015
Portugal
(Lisbon)
Portuguese
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Japanese
My name is Joana, I love travelling, cooking, reading, music and cinema. I'm thinking of moving to Asia in September and would like to learn a little bit of Mandarin and Japanese before I go. I started learning Mandarin online and I know a couple of .....

Lamar

July 2, 2015
United States
(Canton)
English
Portuguese
Hello, my name is Lamar and I am looking to meet new people. I am interested in the Brazilian culture and it's people. I am also interested in learning to speak Portuguese.

Luke

July 2, 2015
United States
(Albuquerque)
English
French
I dated someone who had changed my life forever, this person would yell at me in French (Their fist language) because when they were mad they weren't thinking about the fact that they were speaking an alien language to me, just that they needed to be.....

Nichola

July 2, 2015
Spain
(Valencia)
English
Spanish
Hola me llamo es Nic y estoy interesada aprender español más, yo vivo en valencia España. Por favor contacta conmigo si te gustaría aprender inglés, gracias!

Richard

July 2, 2015
Botswana
(Gaborone)
English
Tswana
Good day I am a South African living and working in Botswana and would like to learn the language to be able to communicate to people in there own language, I love the outdoors and camping.

Megan

July 2, 2015
Singapore
(Singapore)
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Japanese
Korean
Hi, the name's Megan and I love literature. I am a fairly quiet person but once you get to know me, I become a totally different person. :) I love meeting new people.

Danny

July 2, 2015
Australia
(Brisbane)
English
Spanish
Hola, me llamo danny soy professor de educacion fisica y soy de irlanda. busco intercambio para practicar mi espanol, estoy aprendiendo desde septiembre y me gustaria mejorar. Seguro que pueda ayudarte con tu ingles tambien, que majo soy no!? :P

Jodie

July 2, 2015
Australia
(Clarkson)
English
Esperanto
I am interested in learning languages. I am fluent in English and I am currently learning Esperanto :)

Aki

July 2, 2015
Malaysia
(Johor)
English
Japanese
Chinese, Mandarin
Just came to Johor and looking for someone who can teach me Chinese in exchange for English. I was born in New Zealand so my English is fluent.

Shema

July 2, 2015
Wales
(London)
English
Amharic (Ethiopian)
Hi, I am an English speaker but would like to learn Amharic, I am very interested in the language, and have also visited there for a short holiday; this has inspired me to learn the language! I would love some help and assistance. I am happy to he.....

Catalina

July 2, 2015
Germany
(Munich)
Spanish
English
German
French
Bonjour, je voudrais apprendre le français . Je peux enseigner l'espagnol est ma langue maternelle et l'anglais ou l'allemand . Je trouve aussi divertissant afin d'avoir de nouveaux amis. hola, me gustaría aprender frances. Puedo enseñar Español que.....

Anwar

July 2, 2015
United States
(Washington DC)
Arabic, Middle Eastern
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Hebrew
I'm a student who loves to learn languages (native in Arabic and English). I've taken a Hebrew course and can find my way around letters and basic grammar, but I'm looking for vocabulary most of all. My Chinese is much more rudimentary.

Ron

July 3, 2015
Philippines
(Manila)
Filipino (Tagalog)
English
Spanish
Hi I am Ronnie. learning a language is a passion for me, especially Spanish. I like listening to music in Spanish. My other activities and interests involve volunteering, arts & Crafts & Psychology. If you want to learn and practice with me. Add me .....

Hannah

July 2, 2015
Germany
(Köln)
German
English
Japanese
Hey there! My name is Hannah and I come from Germany. I want to learn Japanese and I want to support people who want learn German and English.

ben

July 2, 2015
Australia
(cairns)
English
Indonesian (Bahasa)
i want to learn indonesian as my fiancee is from there and is still living there

Yeung

July 2, 2015
China
(Hong Kong)
English
Chinese, Cantonese
hello everyone, nice to meet, I am looking for someone want to help me improve my English. That I can provide my Cantonese for you.

Chloe

July 2, 2015
Canada
(Surrey)
English
Japanese
Hi I would like to learn something for my friends ex boyfriend in Japanese pls an I will teach some English in return thx

Rebecca

July 2, 2015
Australia
(Sydney)
English
Korean
hello!i amvery interested in learning korean fluently,i would love it if you could help me out!

Kimura

July 2, 2015
Taiwan
(台中)
Chinese, other
Japanese
English
Japanese
English
hi!my name is yoshitei♪( ´▽`)I am 12 year old,I like drawing

Kezia

July 2, 2015
Indonesia
(Surabaya)
Indonesian (Bahasa)
Chinese, Mandarin
English
Korean
Hello! I'm Kezia, I'm from Indonesia. I can speak english, Indonesia, and also mandarin. I can help you learn some of that language if you want to! And also I would like to learn korean because i'm planning to go there next year! 😁

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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 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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