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Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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Learn to Speak Sign Language

Language Exchange via Email, Text Chat and Voice Chat

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

Find a  Sign Language-speaking Partner
Your native language:

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Our Newest Sign Language-speaking Members

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

Jo
November 10, 2018
United Kingdom
(Sheffield)
Sign Language
English
Korean
Japanese
Chinese, Mandarin
I am Joanna, 25 years old and I am deaf, so I am native in Sign Language (BSL) and English, But few things in English might be not my best but please keep bearing with me. But I am interested in learn Korean or Asia language mostly and in exchange, I.....

Aibom
November 10, 2018
Czech Republic
(Prague)
Japanese
Sign Language
German
Sign Language
- Other -
- Other -
Hi.I'm from Japan and study in Prague. In near future, I want to move to Germany for work. I would like to German and English&German sign language, instead I can teach you Japanese. Lov e to talk about any topics. Not good member. IG is t.....

惠妹
November 9, 2018
United States
(Tacoma)
Sign Language
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Korean
Hi, I like drawing, painting, reading, and learning. I would like to learn Chinese and Korean, I want to travel the world. I can help you in English and Sign language a little. I like to watch action movies and watch dancing, my Korean name is 박미래, m.....

Erika
November 8, 2018
United States
(Dallas)
English
Spanish
Sign Language
Arabic, Egyptian
Punjabi
Hindi
Let’s exchange languages!

Josh
November 8, 2018
United Kingdom
(Manchester)
English
Sign Language
Spanish
Hello! Im Australian and I recently spent 6 months in South America and am absolutely hooked on Spanish and continuing to learn it! Fell in love with Latin American culture! Happy to help with English and if you wish, sign language also! I now live .....

Allystra
October 23, 2018
United States
(North Providence)
English
Sign Language
Korean
I am a 21 year old disabled girl from America, trying to broaden my knowledge and learn Korean. Hope to talk to you soon :)

Beertje
October 23, 2018
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
Sign Language
French
English
Hi! I'm a Japanese female. I'm interested in several languages and would like to learn languages through fun! I hope you have a good sense of humor! ;-) I like a good laugh, meeting new people from all over the world and exchanging vario.....

Michael
October 19, 2018
United States
(San Diego)
English
Sign Language
Thai
Japanese
Filipino (Tagalog)
Hello, I am teacher teach America Sign Language. I am very interesting to learn Thai, Japan and Philippine Sign Language. I am more happy to teach you our sign language. Thank you!

Jared
October 18, 2018
United Kingdom
(Winchester)
English
Sign Language
Swiss German
German
French
Chinese, Mandarin
I like languages. I am level 102 in sign language see signature for details. I enjoy language because it is an amazing way to burn time and my language barrier gets smaller. I also like travelling and fishing.

Vincent
September 16, 2018
United States
(San Jose)
Sign Language
English
Sign Language
Japanese
Hello! (´・ω・)ノ I'm a native ASL signer. I would be happy to meet with deaf people around the world and learn about different cultures and sign languages apart from ASL, such as JSL, BSL, Auslan, LSF, etc. I look forward to do a sign lan.....

Brianna
September 3, 2018
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
Spanish
Sign Language
Korean
Japanese
Chinese, Mandarin
I am a student in high school looking for a pen pal to help me learn more about their language. I can help with English,Spanish, and American Sign Language, if needed.I Love dancing, music, and photography.

Eimi
August 24, 2018
Japan
(Chiba city)
Japanese
Sign Language
Chinese, Cantonese
Chinese, Mandarin
English
Hello, everyone! I'm Eimi. my name's pronunciation is 'Amy' same. I have hearing loss.(please don't worry about me and year both wearing healing aid) Nice to meet you! I'm leaning Chinese(Mandarin , Cantonese ), Engli.....

Jade
August 17, 2018
United States
(New Yorkers)
English
Sign Language
Korean
- Other -
I’m from the USA and I would really like to learn korean !

lily
August 15, 2018
United States
(Los Angeles)
English
Sign Language
Japanese
Italian
I am an English teacher in California/USA, and would like to have a language exchange friend with whom I can learn and practice. In the same time I can help you with English.Do not hesitate to contact me :) I am not a gold member so I can only reply .....

Armani
August 14, 2018
United States
(Houston)
Sign Language
English
I like to read and watch True Crime Television shows. I enjoy school, I am graduating from High School in December, When I have free time I talk to my friends. I am a very outgoing person and I am trying to learn as much English as possible before co.....

Akane
July 30, 2018
Japan
(Tokyo)
Japanese
Sign Language
English
Chinese, Cantonese
English
Hello!How are you? I want to more improve their English. I want to increase many friends. I teach Japanese are OK. Thank you.

Nabbie
July 18, 2018
Thailand
(Phuket)
Sign Language
English
Thai
German
Hi, I would like to practise my Thai or German writing so I can communicate my daughter aged 8. She is also interested to learn more about English language. I (native sign language) can help you with Sign Language or English sentences. whatsapp / Lin.....

Allysin
July 2, 2018
United States
(San Diego)
Sign Language
English
Icelandic
Cebuano (Bisaya)
I would love to visit Iceland and Japan and my sister-in-law speaks Cebuano but lives too far away to want to teach me, as she works full time in ministry there. I am hoping to find someone that I can practice with in exchange for helping with Engl.....

Catherine
June 29, 2018
Sweden
(Värmdö)
English
Sign Language
Swedish
I am wanting to learn Swedish language as my partner is Swedish. I am learning from him but thought it would be good to start having a pen pal to learn more amd from different sources. Also to get in the swing of writing Swedish.

Rosalind
June 29, 2018
Singapore
(Singapore)
Sign Language
English
Hi friends, I am from Singapore. I want to make friends with Japanese people because of their enriching culture background. I like to read books, watch movies, and play various good sports for leisure. I am now studying part-time. :) I am more active.....

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How to do a language exchange?
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