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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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- 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.
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

sirius

May 27, 2015
Sri Lanka
(colombo)
English
French
Hi,I'm interested in learning new languages.I have a very good knowledge on English language and literature.Interests animals, new technology,cultures ,history.

Kelly

May 26, 2015
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
Swedish
Hello! I'm a native English speaker looking for native Swedish speakers to help me further my private studies. I only started learning Swedish for fun about six months ago on Duolingo and Memrise. My writing skills aren't good yet, but I can read pre.....

Ashley

May 26, 2015
United States
(Honolulu)
English
Korean
I'm learning for fun. I know enough German and Spanish to get by in an airport, but am not good at conversation yet. I just started learning Korean recently because I'm interested in the culture and like the sound of the language.

Richard

May 27, 2015
United States
(Boston)
English
Spanish
I play tennis, swim and workout to keep fit. I am learning Spanish in order to expand my mind and for travel to countries of Spanish origin.

ela

May 26, 2015
United States
(Daytona beach)
English
French
Spanish
Japanese
Chinese, Mandarin
hi there! i'm super determined to become fluent in at least 3-4 other languages. i speak French decently, while Spanish and Japanese I can read a lot more than I can write. Chinese is a bit neglected for now but I want to make acquaintances with anyo.....

Zab

May 26, 2015
Pakistan
(Peshawar)
English
Pushto (Pashto)
Asking words in pashto

Penny

May 26, 2015
United States
(Monroe)
English
Italian
Spanish
Hey, I am a 29 year old American. I am working on my second masters in professional counseling. I have a 2 year old beagle named Eterno. I love geocaching, google it. I enjoy walking in the park, meeting new people and exploring what life has to offe.....

Ren

May 26, 2015
Singapore
(Singapore)
English
Cebuano (Bisaya)
Spanish
Korean
I want to improve my spanish.

Mason

May 27, 2015
United States
(Atlanta)
English
Japanese
Hey guys, I'm a native English speaker living in the United States. I love learning about cultures and languages. I've taken many courses in Latin and Spanish, 2 college courses of Japanese, and 1 of Mandarin. I really enjoy Latin (sadly no one sp.....

Shinai

May 27, 2015
England
(London)
English
Spanish
Proud Londoner. 18 years old. Studying Psychology at the University of Portsmouth, England. Studied Spanish in school and i'd quite like to continue. Travelling to Barcelona at the end of August with some friends. As I'm not a gold member...

Fumin

May 27, 2015
United States
(Boston)
English
Japanese
I was born in China and have stayed in United States for a long time. Recently got interested in Japanese, language evolving is so interesting! I think I would need some interaction with real person to get improved better. So if you like I could exch.....

Alice

May 26, 2015
United States
(Atlanta)
English
Korean
Spanish
I have studied abroad in Mexico and Spain but still want to practice my Spanish and get better! I've grown up in the United States but am ethnically Korean. I would love to help anyone with English and Korean :)

Kathy

May 26, 2015
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
Turkish
I want to learn Turkish because I recently returned from a vacation there and want to return next year with better ability to communicate. I have never before learned a non-Indo-European language and what to give it a try. I'm at the beginner level.

Luke

May 26, 2015
United States
(Columbia, Missouri)
English
Spanish
My name is Luke and I live in the United States. I am 17 years old and a Spanish student, I am able to help anyone who is looking to improve their English and would love to practice speaking in Spanish as well.

Victor

May 27, 2015
Brazil
(Rio de Janeiro)
Portuguese
English
German
French
Me chamo Victor, tenho 23 anos, sou estudante de engenharia. Quero aprender novos idiomas e melhorar os que já domino. Gosto de esportes, musica, natureza e comida!

Ashley

May 26, 2015
United States
(Wichita Falls)
English
Korean
Hey, guys. My name is Ashley and I am 25 years old. I am looking for a language exchange partner. I need help with my korean. I plan to visit S.Korea and it would be lovely, if I could speak the language.

Josh

May 26, 2015
United States
English
Japanese
Hi, on websites I typically go by the name Zexceed. I am 16 years old and am studying Japanese in the United States. I know about 40 kanji and have a limited vocabulary. I can read both hiragana and katakana. I am very advanced in English. (I am in h.....

Kiyoshi

May 28, 2015
United States
(Ewa Beach)
English
Japanese
Nice to meet you, my name is Kiyoshi. I'm from Hawaii and I'm going to be a college student soon. Growing up I've been learning Japanese from my mom as she's from Japan. I didn't take any Japanese classes till my junior year in high school. I learned.....

Mark

May 26, 2015
Malaysia
(KL)
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Korean
Chinese, Mandarin
I am Markson from Malaysia, my official language for work and interaction is English. I speak Mandarin and Cantonese too. I used to teach English and Marketing to foreign students. I hope to make more foreign friends in time to come.

Kara

May 26, 2015
United States
(Roswell)
English
French
Hello! I am from Atlanta Georgia in the USA and I am looking to learn French and Italian because I want to be quadrilingual! I love to dance, paint, draw, and read. :)

Click here to view all English-speaking members.
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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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