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

mawanda

August 29, 2016
Uganda
(Kampala)
Afrikaans
English
Am interested in learning English and making new friends

Connie

August 26, 2016
South Africa
(Waterval)
Afrikaans
Tswana
I am Afrikaans speaking and would like to learn Tswana. I very interested in the South African politics but when politicians start speaking in their native languages I cannot understand what is being said and that frustrates me. So I am on a mission .....

Kelvin

August 25, 2016
Nigeria
(abuja)
Afrikaans
Dutch
I am a consultant in oil company in Nigerian/dudai I need to learn the language to help me in business

Jan

August 24, 2016
New Zealand
(christchurch)
English
Afrikaans
Japanese
My Name is Jan

Danielle

August 23, 2016
Cameroon
(Yaoundé)
Afrikaans
French
Korean
Je suis camerounaise de 30ans. Je suis Chrétienne.J'aime l'enseignement,l'éducation,les voyages,découvrir de nouvelles personnes et apprendre d'elles. J'envisage séjourner en Corée du Sud d'où mon intérêt pour cette langue.

Eduard

August 23, 2016
South Africa
(Port Elizabeth)
Afrikaans
Finnish
Had a pen-pal in the 1980's that we exchanged our native languages. Have not been in touch for many years and would like to get to learn Finnish better.

twanachic

August 22, 2016
South Africa
(strand cape town)
Afrikaans
English
Tswana
Xhosa
Hindi
Chinese, Mandarin
hi im a south african tswana chicka im able to speak a few of our local languages.. doing im my final year at college and would like to take a a gap year in 2017 in india and china... please msg me if you can help me out and ill help u 2... namaste

koudjo

August 21, 2016
Togo
(LOMÉ)
Afrikaans
English
Je p'appelle koudjo et je suis un TOGOLAIS. J'aime la musique, le cinéma , la télé et les sorties

Ibrahim

August 21, 2016
Niger
(Niamey)
Afrikaans
English
Bonjour, je me nomme Ibrahim et je suis du Niger, j emerai avoir une correspondance en Taiwan pour comprendre bien leur langue pour pouvoir si possible travailé dans le pays.

Dicks

August 25, 2016
Zambia
(Ndola)
Afrikaans
French
I am an African but an English speaker i would like to learn other languages like French

Carmen

August 20, 2016
Namibia
(Windhoek)
Afrikaans
English
Italian
German
Hi my name is Carmen . I'm from Namibia and really trying to improve my German speaking skills.So i thought of exploring new options.Thinking of travelling in a few years ,so trying to learn the languages. Would really appreciate new friends that can.....

ATUHAIRE

August 19, 2016
Uganda
(KAMPALA)
Afrikaans
Japanese
i want to get a friend abroad and i get to know their culture

Emmanuel

August 19, 2016
Nigeria
(Lekki Lagos)
Afrikaans
English
I am from Benin City, Nigeria and have studied to Masters level. I currently work as Project construction Engineer at ExxonMobil Nigeria. I want a friends and pen-pals in Manitoba. This is to set a base for my proposed immigration to Manitoba via th.....

Tunde

August 19, 2016
Nigeria
(Ibadan)
Afrikaans
Spanish
I just want to make new friends

Riani

August 18, 2016
South Africa
(Springbok)
Afrikaans
English
Italian
I'm Riani, I would LOVE to learn Italian!!!! I actually downloaded lessons, but I find it difficult without someone who I can communicate with...I speak Fluent Afrikaans and English, so I'm willing to help you with both.

charity

August 18, 2016
Nigeria
(lagos state)
Afrikaans
Korean
hi, my name is charity, i love korean and i want to learn,

Lionel

August 18, 2016
South Africa
(Cape Town)
Afrikaans
Chinese, Mandarin
I live in Cape Town South Africa and I am interested in making Chinese friends, because China always fascinated me.

john

August 17, 2016
Cameroon
(Bamenda)
Afrikaans
English
I'm a Cameroonian needing to change ideas with friends from Australia. i I love business and soccer. I'm single and searching

edwin

August 16, 2016
Nigeria
(lagos)
Afrikaans
English
Hey!am here to learn different languages except English which am good at.So feel free to to teach me and am a good guy.Thanks

Charles

August 15, 2016
Nigeria
(Abuja)
Afrikaans
Chinese, Mandarin
am easy going love my friends, and my family

Click here to view all Afrikaans-speaking members.
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