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

Learn to Speak Afrikaans

Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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Learn Afrikaans online by practicing with a native speaker who is learning your language. Write or speak Afrikaans 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

Advantages of language exchange learning include:
  • Learning the real Afrikaans language (slang, expressions, etc.) used by ordinary native speakers
  • Getting accustomed to the way native speakers speak in real (casual) Afrikaans conversation
  • Making a friend in the Afrikaans-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 Afrikaans-speaking language exchange partners.
  • Practice your Afrikaans 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 Afrikaans 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 Afrikaans 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 Afrikaans language exchange partner now, and have fun!

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Your native language:

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Our Newest Afrikaans-speaking Members

Here are 20 of our most recent Afrikaans-speaking members that could become your partner.
To view all registered Afrikaans 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

Michael

August 18, 2017
South Africa
(Centurion)
Afrikaans
English
Dutch
My name is Michael. I am from South Africa. I am learning Dutch because I like it and it is the parent language of Afrikaans. I enjoy making and listening to music, reading, videogames, movies and series.

Valentine

August 18, 2017
Australia
(Perth)
English
Afrikaans
French
Gaelic (Scottish)
Russian
I am Valentine, a young adult with a yearning for linguistics and I would love to learn Russian. I've recently discovered language exchange, and as I am very much so eloquent in the English language I'd gladly help someone in this language .....

Lozanne

August 17, 2017
South Africa
(Cape Town)
English
Afrikaans
German
I'm Lozanne, 32 year old and live in Cape Town - South Africa. I'm here to learn German and to help people with English or Afrikaans and to get to know new people. So if you're interested in language exchange and friendship message me!

Charletie

August 17, 2017
South Africa
(Cape Town)
Afrikaans
Creole
Afrikaans speaking from South Africa. Wil graag Creole as taal aanleer. Love to travel and would love to be geared up with different languages. Thank you so much guys.

Werner

August 16, 2017
South Africa
(Pretoria)
Afrikaans
English
Dutch
Hi I am 27 year South-african male. I am looking for new friends and people to meet from different cultures.I am here because I really want to learn and improve my dutch so that hopefully I will be able to move to The Netherlands and start a better q.....

JAFFARINHIO

August 16, 2017
Uganda
(KAMPALA)
Afrikaans
French
It will help me communicate to business customers across the boarder of Uganda since we neighbour to congo where french is there national language!

Liz

August 15, 2017
Tanzania
(Dar es salaaam)
Afrikaans
English
Swahili
Spanish
Hi am liz. I have been learning spanish for a while now .... I really need a someone to practice with

Thembo

August 15, 2017
Uganda
(KAMPALA)
Afrikaans
English
Am JoeL from Uganda africa am fluent in ENGLISH and swahili but my mother tank is konzo. I like traveling to many places of the world. I want to learn the language just to be able to communicate with Russian speaking people.please feel free to inbox.....

Tarryn

August 18, 2017
South Africa
(Cape Town)
English
Afrikaans
Japanese
坤為地は 私の名前はタリンです 私は日本語を勉強している Hello^^ Im Tarryn and im English and i'm learning Japanese. よろしくおねがいします

Charles

August 13, 2017
Uganda
(kampala)
Afrikaans
French
German
Am Charles from Uganda(africa).i just want to learn more about of the languages.

Yemi

August 13, 2017
Germany
(Saarbrucken)
Afrikaans
Dutch
My name is Yemi, I love to write short stories and create with beads. I want to learn German language so I can communicate in the society. Thank you.

Agmad

August 17, 2017
South Africa
(Cape Town)
English
Afrikaans
Arabic, Middle Eastern
Arabic, Middle Eastern
German
Japanese
I want to improve my Arabic and at the same time I can help with your English. Would like to learn Germn and Japanese

Joc

August 11, 2017
Nigeria
(Lagos)
Afrikaans
English
I am a refugee seeking for friends

William

August 19, 2017
South Africa
(Cape Town)
English
Chinese, Cantonese
Afrikaans
Japanese
Korean
Chinese, Cantonese
Hello! My name is William. I am looking for language exchange friends to help me with basic Korean and Japanese and also to improve my Cantonese. I am friendly, easy-going and open-minded. I am Chinese by descent but I grew up in South Africa. I spea.....

britana

August 12, 2017
Senegal
(dakar)
Afrikaans
Armenian
i am very cool and calm, caring and intelligent

Eddie

August 17, 2017
Togo
(lome)
Afrikaans
English
Bon je suis un éleve étudiant au Togo et désirant apprendre l'Anglais. Au fait j'apprend l'anglais à l'école mais je n'est pas la chance de communiquer régulièrement en anglais avec mes camarades. C'est le motif pour leq.....

shaminah

August 10, 2017
Uganda
(jinja)
Afrikaans
Afrikaans
Am shamy, a teacher by profession.ilike learning all languages, making friends, swimming ,readind stories and friendly conversation s.

Peter

August 6, 2017
Burkina Faso
(Ouagadougou)
Afrikaans
French
Moi je suis un jeune homme simple et sympat.je me nomme pierre j'aime le sport,la musique, et la culture. Donc je suis la pour faire des amies.D'apprendre d'autres langues et correspondre avec d'autres personnes, partager des idée.....

akinpelu

August 4, 2017
Nigeria
(abuja)
Afrikaans
English
am a nigerian ,adult, andwell read , i need friends from some other jurisdictions for having access to different cultures. i also need international friends

tidjan

August 2, 2017
Niger
(Niamey)
Afrikaans
English
pour une relations sérieux et durable

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