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

Learn to Speak Japanese

Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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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

Mayumi

April 26, 2017
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
初めまして。まゆみと申します。東京在住です。 英語をもっとうまく話せるようになりたくて登録しました。 友達と飲みに行ったり、小説を読むのが好きです。 気軽に連絡ください。 ここまで読んでくださり、ありがとうございました! Hi! I'm MAYUMI, 30 years old, Japanese woman. I live in Tokyo. I want to speak English more fluently and make foreigner friend.....

Natsuko

April 26, 2017
Japan
(Kobe)
Japanese
German
English
Hallo.Ich heiße Natsuko und wohne in Kobe,Japan.Ich bin eine großer Fan von Deutschland und Österreich.Ich möchte Deutsch lernen.Meine hobbys sind Reisen,lesen(meine liblings Schliftsteller ist Haruki Murakami)ins Theater gehen,ins Museum gehen.Ich r.....

bonjour

April 26, 2017
Japan
(Kyoto)
Japanese
French
English
Hello:) I want to learn French and English:)


April 26, 2017
Japan
(茨城県)
Japanese
Korean
Chinese, Mandarin
自分の違う国の言葉を知りたい 出来れば女性の方教えてください

Aya

April 26, 2017
Japan
(london)
Japanese
English
Hi, I'm Aya. I was just transferred to UK. It's necessary to speak and listen to English in my dairy work. So I would like to improve my English skill especially speaking and listening. My hobbies are travelling, reading and drinking as we.....

Ayumi

April 26, 2017
Japan
(Fukuoka)
Japanese
English
I'm a college student. I will go to Canada this summer, so I want to improve my English ability! Could you help me?:)

Malina

April 26, 2017
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
Dutch
I am a Japanese who have an interest to learn Dutch.

Kairi

April 27, 2017
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
I want to have friends to talk with. I'm interested in watching movies. :)

Saki

April 25, 2017
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
German
hi, there. I'm learning English and German for five years. I'm looking forward to seeing new tandem-partners.

Atsushi

April 25, 2017
United States
(San Antonio)
Japanese
English
Hi, I'm Atsushi. I live in San Antonio. I'm studying English and I want to improve my English skills. I like traveling, so if you know any good place to visit, please recommend me. I'm waiting your contact, don't hesitate to se.....

Hide

April 25, 2017
United States
(Atlanta)
Japanese
English
Hi, my name is hide. I was born and raised in Japan. I've been living in Atlanta for about two years. I'm a little bit shy, but I like introducing Japanese and its culture to people from other countries who are interested in Japan. My Engli.....

ken

April 26, 2017
Japan
(大阪)
Japanese
Korean
初めまして、私の名前はケンスケです。 ケンと呼んでください。 韓国に興味があります。 通っていた大学の親しい先生が韓国人だったので、韓国に興味を持ち始めました。 それから勉強しています! 日本語教えれます。でも発音は大阪弁になるかも笑 よろしくお願いします。

Shu

April 25, 2017
Canada
(Toronto)
Japanese
English
hi nice to meet you! i'm Shu from Japan n' 22y/o. i graduated from my uni last month that major in law. i came here as working holiday n' studying english. let's share our culture n' language. my hobbies are, playi.....

Kana

April 27, 2017
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
I am a Japanese 30's married woman. Ten years ago, I had studied English in Vancouver but now I'm busy with raising children so couldn't study English enough,and because I am still interested in learning English and want to change my .....

Miu

April 26, 2017
Japan
(Osaka)
Japanese
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Hi, I'm 23 and born in Osaka, Japan. My hobby is reading manga, drawing, painting. I live in Vancouver right now to study English. Feel free to send me a message. If you know the meaning of 801, I think we'll be good friends.

Norika

April 25, 2017
Japan
(Sendai)
Japanese
English
I'm Japanese.13 years old.I'm studying English. I want to interact with people in English speaking countries. I want to study hard! Nice to meet you.

momo

April 25, 2017
Japan
(静岡)
Japanese
Icelandic
Vietnamese
English
旅行が好きで海外に興味があります。 お互いの国の文化について話したり 趣味の話をしたりしたいです。

Yuki

April 25, 2017
Japan
(Osaka)
Japanese
English
初めまして^ ^ 私は大阪に住んでいます! 英語を学びたいです! 韓国語は 多少わかります! 映画、音楽が好きです! Hello! I live in Osaka I want to learn English!

Tomo

April 27, 2017
Japan
(Nagoya)
Japanese
English
Russian
Hello! My name is Tomo. I live near Nagoya. (Nagoya is a city between Osaka and Tokyo.) My hobby is photography. I mainly take portraits and landscapes. I also like manga and cooking. I will go to Moscow from 28th April and St. Petersburg from .....

Shuma

April 25, 2017
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Hello. My name is Shuma. I was born in Izumo, Shimane. I currently live in Adachi, Tokyo. I would like to communicate with foreigners in English to improve my speaking skill. Of course, instead od it, I will teach you Japanese. My hobby is to go.....

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