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

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Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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Learn to Speak Japanese

Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat


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

Find a  Japanese-speaking Partner
Your native language:

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Our Newest Japanese-speaking Members

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

person Sakura
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Japan)
Japanese
Swedish
English
Hi there! I am Sakura from Japan.I am looking for some new friends and language exchange partners. Hej! Jag heter Sakura och lär mig svenska på min fritid. Varit i Sverige två gånger. Jag kan hjälpa dig med att lära dig japanska. Hoppas att vi ..... translate

person Hiromi
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
German
English
I'm native speaker of Japanese, and currently studying business English in Tokyo myself. If there would be anyone interested in trying English/Japanese Language Exchange, please contact me. It would be great, if we could learn each oth..... translate

person ryuuji
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Russian
Italian
German
Ciao! Privet!Looking for having meaningful and interesting conversations while helping learn each other different languages and cultures especially. My Italian is going much faster than the rest but it still needs more progress. My Russian and German..... translate

person miya
September 26, 2021
United States
(Boston)
English
Japanese
French
I welcome anyone of age 55~95(I belong to this age group myself) to practice languages, or to be pen pals.--I am fairly well educated. I was born in Japan, but have been living in USA for many, many years. Japanese is my 'real' native langu..... translate

person Ken
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Near Tokyo)
Japanese
English
I'm a 43 year-old-man who is working in IT department. I studied English abroad in the U.S. when I was a college student. My English is intermediate level, but I feel that my English is getting rusty. Then I'm looking for someone who co..... translate

person Jay
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Spanish
Vietnamese
Indonesian (Bahasa)
I was born in Japan, living for a long time in US and China. I want to broaden my world through language exchange. Let’s talk about many topics in English, Chinese and Japanese. I welcome opportunities to learn other languages too. translate

person Daiki
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Osaka)
Japanese
English
I'm Daiki, Japanese, 28, live in Osaka,college student now. I'm an introverted person. I don't like to be in a group, I like being alone. It means I like humans, but I don't like groups. So I don't have a friend. Always ..... translate

person Keiko
September 26, 2021
Japan
(大阪)
Japanese
English
Hi,I'm Keiko.I live in Osaka,Japan. I like travering,readin g books,eating. I just started learning English,I am a beginner.I enjoy studying English. I'm looking for a language exchange partner. Thank you. こんにちは、けいこで す。大阪に住んでいます。 私は旅 行、読..... translate

person 7tenpura
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
French
Italian
German
こんにちは。Konnichiwa. I am Japanese who is interested in various culture and languages in the world. I like travel and watching some sports like baseball and sumou. I have been to many countries. I can help you about Japanese language as well. ..... translate

person Maki
September 26, 2021
Japan
(yokohama)
Japanese
English
I've been learning English. Would you like to do a language exchange? I like traveling and taking photo. Lets have a great conversation. translate

person ch
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
- Other -
Hi! I'm interested in other cultures. I really would like to improve my English skills, and seek language exchange friends seriously. I'd like to practice for conversation on Skype, and enjoy communicating as well. I'm married with thr..... translate

person Naomi
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Chiba pref.)
Japanese
English
Hi, I'm a 54 year old Japanese active woman. I have been studing English. I'm glad if I could study together with enthusiastic and conscientious Japanese learners. I have some experience to teach Japanese Australian teenagers. I am no..... translate

person Rei
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Russian
I want to help people learn Japanese, while myself practicing speaking English, in the form of casual conversation or mutual tutoring. I am expected to use more English in my life but do not have enough opportunity to practice speaking it. So, I am v..... translate

person makoto
September 26, 2021
Japan
(osaka)
Japanese
English
Hello.I am Makoto. I am living in Osaka.I work as a public servant here. I am interested in overseas cultures and want to expand my view. My hobby is listening to music and video game like GTA,resident evil, and the sims! I like cats too. Ple..... translate

person Tomoe
September 26, 2021
Japan
(kurashiki)
Japanese
English
Spanish
I would like to learn Spanish and English for the purpose of traveling abroad. I am studying Spanish without a teacher. So I am looking for my Spanish teacher from the bottom of my heart and I want a lifelong friend who maintains motivation with usi..... translate

person Anzu
September 26, 2021
Japan
(千葉)
Japanese
English
Hi! My name is Anzu and I'm trying to learn English. I recently started learning it and want to travel abroad in the future. I'm hoping to make friends who I can practice language with. I like Anime, comics, novels and music. I hope we ..... translate

person Akko
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Okayama)
Japanese
English
French
Hello ☺︎ I'm Akiko 40 yo My reason for studying English is that in work or fun or to be able to communicate better generally in any situation I can teach you Japanese I like watching movies, reading, cooking, camping I'm peaceful ..... translate

person Kazuma
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Italian
Spanish
Russian
Hello,My name is Kazuma I live in Tokyo I really like playing video games(I've been playing Monster Hunter RISE,ResisdentEv il,yakuza,animalc rossing),Airsoft. cosplay,LARP,Ligh tsaber.martialart s(karate,judo)ani me. I want to make friends with th..... translate

person Keita
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Nagoya(Kobe, Sapporo, Tokyo))
Japanese
English
Spanish
Portuguese
Italian
English
Hola todos! Soy Keita Nishimura, japonés. He aprendido español por 4 años,y me gustaría conseguir más palabras y acentos de varios y. También me encantaría conocer personas que hablan español y portugués. Grac ias! Soy ' kmanwv ' en ig. ..... translate

person Hiroshi
September 26, 2021
Japan
(Kanagawa)
Japanese
English
I have lived in Kanagawa. But I can't speak English. I want to make friends whose English native language could do it, I considered where could make progress. I can teach Japanese. I'm interested in swimming,reading , traveling, eating. I t..... translate

Click here to view all Japanese-speaking members.
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