Learn to Speak German : Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

Learn to Speak German

Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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Learn German online by practicing with a native speaker who is learning your language. Write or speak German 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 German language (slang, expressions, etc.) used by ordinary native speakers
  • Getting accustomed to the way native speakers speak in real (casual) German conversation
  • Making a friend in the German-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 German-speaking language exchange partners.
  • Practice your German 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 German 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 German 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 German language exchange partner now, and have fun!

Find a  German-speaking Partner
Your native language:

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Our Newest German-speaking Members

Here are 20 of our most recent German-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

Kaja

May 24, 2015
Germany
(Heidelberg)
German
English
Swedish
hi, I'm 14 years old and I speak german and english fluently. I love musik, fashion, movies, my friends and I play violin. I would love to improve my swedish, so it would be great to talk to somebody who also want to improve her german or english. I'.....

Marc

May 24, 2015
Liechtenstein
(Vaduz)
German
English
Ich bin 26 Jahre alt. Meine Hobbys sind Sport, Wandern, die Natur und Tiere. Neben meinen Englisch-Lektionen im Unternehmen in dem ich arbeite möchte ich hier mein Englisch verbessern.

Johanna

May 24, 2015
Germany
(Cologne)
German
English
Hey, I´m Johanna (Dutch/german version of Johanna). I think I´m a typical teenager wich likes to play volleyball,listening to music,travel & meeting friends.

Simone

May 24, 2015
Switzerland
(Zurich)
German
Hebrew
Hi, I'm Swiss, 17, my native language is German, but I can also speak English and French. I'm going to study in Israel, so I want (and need) to learn Hebrew. I'm looking forward to your reply. :)

Claudia

May 23, 2015
Germany
(Freiburg)
German
English
Hallo, mein Name ist Claudia, komme aus Deutschland, Schwarzwald. Meine Hobbys sind Reisen, Sport und Kochen. Möchte besser Englisch sprechen und verstehen weil ich bei jeder Auslandsreise wieder wie ein 'Anfänger' dastehe, mich nicht traue und mir e.....

Rebecca

May 23, 2015
Germany
(Lüneburg)
German
English
Name:Rebecca Age:14 Gender:Demigirl Orientation:Pan Location:Germany Likes:Cats, Music, Nature & my bed Fandoms:Many books and many series (like Sherlock, Supernatural, Doctor Who, Shameless US, ...) also youtuber

Ricky

May 24, 2015
Germany
(Stuttgart)
German
English
French
Italian
Hey world! My name is Richard but friends call me Ricky. I'm 14 years old. I live in Germany,I love traveling and I dream to study in outland. That's why I want to improve my languages and to meet new people. Ciao mondo! Mi chiamo Richard (o Ricca.....

lea

May 23, 2015
Germany
(balingen)
German
English
I live in germany in a little village. I Like to swimm and play tennis.i would like to learn better english

mark

May 23, 2015
Austria
(wien)
German
Japanese
Hi there!

Ann

May 24, 2015
Belarus
(Orsha)
Belarusian
Russian
German
English
Hi! It's interesting for me to learn foreign languages. I really need communicative and cheerful people to make this long process faster and more pleasant. I speak Russian and have a good command of it. I am fond of movies, music and traveling. It w.....

Daniël

May 23, 2015
Netherlands
(Eindhoven)
Dutch
English
German
Spanish
Hello, I´m a 24 years old Dutch student living in Eindhoven. I´d love to learn Spanish so I´m looking for a tandem partner to have a beer with and speak spanish.

Wael

May 24, 2015
Sudan
(Khartoum)
Arabic, Middle Eastern
German
English
Amharic (Ethiopian)
Wael is my name Iam computer engineer U visted ethiopia sometimes and i like everything there Reall i want to learn amharic language

Pure

May 23, 2015
Germany
(Hannover)
German
Polish
English
Russian
Guten Tag / Dzien dobry, I'm origin from the old Prussia provinz - Silesia. I went to a german-polish School in Silesia as a member of the german minority in Poland. I have left the Country after my school examination with the age of 19 years a.....

Oliver

May 23, 2015
Germany
(Neubrandenburg)
German
English
Hallo an alle. Heiße Oliver, lebe im Norden von Deutschland und würde gerne mal mein Englisch verbessern. Vieleicht finde ich ja ein freund fürs Leben. :) Hi to all. My name is oliver and i am living in northgermany and i would love to improve my en.....

Sophia

May 23, 2015
Germany
(Oldenburg)
German
English
Korean
Hello, my name is Sophia and I'm 28 years old. I just returned from an exchange semester in Korea and would like to practice Korean writing and conversation. I'm still a beginner, but very eager to learn. English is not my native language, but I stud.....

Francisco

May 23, 2015
Germany
(Munich)
Spanish
German
English
Hi! I come from Spain and I came to Munich two years ago. I can speak German fluently and I want to improve my English skills. I like to visit Museums and enjoy the sun with a walk through the city. I would look foward to meet you. Greetings!!

Derya

May 24, 2015
Germany
(Kaiserslautern)
German
Turkish
Japanese
Hi, me and my husband are Anime lovers...so we need to learn Japanese to understand all of them without sub ^^ If you want to learn german, I will be glad to speak or write to you.

Lexa

May 23, 2015
Switzerland
(Bern)
German
English
I like to improve my englisch a little bit. Would be great just to talk during a walk and/or coffee :)

Aylin

May 23, 2015
Germany
(Munich)
German
Japanese
Hey, I'm Aylin, i'm 16 years old and I'm from Germany. I'm searching for new people, because i want to chat with them and learn more about their life. If somebody could teach me japanese, it would be awesome! I want to learn japanese, because I'm an .....

Dániel István

May 22, 2015
Austria
(Vienna)
German
Hungarian
Hallo!

Click here to view all German-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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