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

Hannah

December 10, 2016
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
English
French
A high school student live in Japan originally from the US! Planning to apply to colleges abroad:)

Kazu

December 10, 2016
Japan
(Nagoya)
Japanese
English
Hello, my name is Kazu. I live in Japan and I'm interested in improving my English skill. Please feel free to contact me!

yuki

December 11, 2016
Japan
(長崎)
Japanese
English
子供の頃から外国に興味があり、色んな国を旅行したいと思っています。今現在、英語を勉強中ですが、もっと上達出来るように、教えて頂けると嬉しいです。

智咲

December 10, 2016
Japan
(長野)
Japanese
English
I am 18years old.My hobby is listening to music. My favorite artist is fall out boy.I want speak English well. And I want make friends!

kenta

December 9, 2016
Japan
(岡山)
Japanese
English
hello! I live in japan. i want to learn english.

Sakura

December 10, 2016
Canada
(Toronto)
Japanese
English
Hi! I came to Toronto two months ago. I want to learn English so I am looking for a language partner. I can teach you Japanese.

Mari

December 9, 2016
United States
(Honolulu)
English
Japanese
Japanese
どうもこんにちは!日本人とアメリカ人のハーフです!ハワイに住んでいます!出来れば日本の友達いっぱい作りたいです!

Kayoko

December 9, 2016
Australia
(Gosford)
Japanese
English
Hi, I am Japanese and uni student in NSW (Gosford). I have stayed in Australia since June 2015. I usually study hard in uni but recently I want to meet more people, and know people's thinking and Australian culture not only English. I think we can pr.....

zoo

December 9, 2016
Japan
(Osaka)
Japanese
English
Hi! I want to talk to someone who teach me english, and if it's possible, I want you to correct my wrong pronunciation,because I can't improve it by myself. I introduce myself, my hobbies are playing the ukulele and the piano,climbing mountains.....

Hitomi

December 9, 2016
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
こんにちは😊 旅行のために英語を勉強したいと思っています‼️ Hello I'm Hitomi. I wanna study english for travel ✈️

dorimi

December 9, 2016
Singapore
(City)
Japanese
English
I enjoy learning very much. At the moment, I am studying English to improve my work opportunities and to make new friends. Conversing with someone in English is one of the best ways to improve your English naturally without trying too hard to remembe.....

Malu

December 9, 2016
Japan
(hokkaido)
Japanese
English
Hello.I'm Malu.I'm 34 years old and married.I'd like to make friends all over the world.My hobbies are shopping, reading books,listening music,going to cafe.I live in Hokkaido Japan. I'd like to live another country with my family.

Noriko

December 11, 2016
Japan
(大阪)
Japanese
English
My name is Noriko. I live in Japan. I study English. The reason why I want to learn English is because I would like to talk with people around the world a lot.And I want to know more about the world and many countries.

Sung Hoon

December 9, 2016
South Korea
(Busan)
Korean
Japanese
English
Hello, I'm from South Korea. And studying abroad in Japan now. So, I can speak Korean and Japanese. I love England's English. That's so cuttie. I really wish i can speak english to england's pronounce. If you want to know korea or japanese cult.....

Anri

December 9, 2016
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Hi I'm AnrI. I'm live in Tokyo. I lived in Canada last year. I want to learn English more and I want to make friends who can exchange !!!! I like coffee, movie, eat, play basketball:) Please feel free to contact me!

Shin-ichi

December 11, 2016
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Hi there!I'm Japanese living in Tokyo.I'll go to study at language school in Montreal from Mar 2017.So It's still hard to speak English fluently.If you'd like to be my friend and teach me Enghish?Of course,I could teach you something Japanese,as far .....

Mitsuki

December 9, 2016
Japan
(静岡)
Japanese
English
German
Hello. I'm interested in other culture. Especially Swiss culture.

yukari

December 9, 2016
Japan
(大阪)
Japanese
English
文化の多様性や、自分の視野を広げるために英語を勉強したいです。 まだ英語を勉強し始めたばかりでほとんどしゃべれませんが、一緒にスキルアップを目指される方、よろしくお願いします。 わたしはずっと大阪に住んでいて、大阪の方言で普段話していますが、周りの人が他県民の人が多かったので標準語にちかい喋り方もします。

Yuriko

December 11, 2016
Japan
(東京)
Japanese
English
I'be lived in Sydney for 2 years and I'd like to keep and improve my English. I'd also like to exchange cultures not only languages. I like swimming, doing yoga, and traveling. I'd like to see people who are kind funny and open minded. Thank you.

Haruhiko

December 9, 2016
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
English
Hi! I'm Haruhiko. I live in Tokyo and am looking for friends who help me improve my English. I'll teach you Japanese language and culture in return. My English is ok but I want to speak a lot. Let's talk and have fun with me!

Click here to view all Japanese-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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