Illinois Pen Pals (Pen Friends) : Email Exchange of Language and Cultures (Penpals)

Illinois Pen Pals (Pen Friends)

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Illinois Pen Pals (Pen Friends)

Email Exchange of Language and Cultures (Penpals)

A language exchange with a pen pal from Illinois is an excellent way to make a friend from Illinois, learn about its culture and improve your foreign language skills.

This type of exchange is suitable for langauge learners of all skill levels, even beginners. Because you have a common goal to help each other learn while discussing common interests, you are likely to make meaningful friendships.

Compared to live conversation, there is less pressure, because you can take your time to use a dictionary or refer to your lessons at a time of your convenience. It is also a great way to improve your writing, reading and grammar skills.

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Here are 20 of our most recent Illinois pen pals that could become your pen friends.

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Name Country
(City)
Native Language Practicing Language Description

Lily
September 15, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
Japanese
English
Chinese, Mandarin
I'm Lily from Japan. I live in Japan and the United states now. I've been studying English and Mandarin華語 by myself but not well because I don't have many chances to use. I really want to improve the language skills. I would love to .....

John
September 10, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Portuguese
I have always wanted to learn french and now I am finally doing something about it. I would like to find someone who would like some help with their english in exchange for a little help with my french. Its very hard to get exposure to french here in.....

Anthony
September 6, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
I am a budding writer, I am starting a book that involves korean scripts. I'm not famous or anything. If I fail at least I made a new friend. I can teach you English as well. I really don't know how to reach people using this site, all we c.....

Naughtius
August 17, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
Chinese, Mandarin
English
I like to learn more about English language and the culture. If you could help me with it, I'm happy to help you with Mandarin, too.

Jiu
August 8, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
Japanese
I am a university student in the USA studying Japanese, but realized that my speaking ability/ daily conversation ability is very low, and so I am looking for someone to practice Japanese with. I can speak Korean and English, and am well-versed in a .....

Sahara
April 6, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
Hello! My name is Sahara and I'm from the United States. I like to sing, play piano, draw, cook, and being lazy :3. I am learning Korean because the language has always interested me and I want to minor in Korean language and spend a semester in.....

McKenzie
March 26, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Spanish
I want a pen pal that does not require electronics just basics letter writing and sending them out to each other.

Kyle
March 22, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
Japanese
Gaelic (Irish)
Dutch
Hello! I am Kyle and I'm 15, looking for more friends as well as looking to learn new languages. I love to draw, drink coffee and take night-time walks. I have a soft spot for cute things like plushies and stickers and cats. I love music, I'.....

Monica
January 22, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Spanish
Japanese
Hello, nice to meet you! My name is Monica and I am a graduate student at a university in Illinois. I am from California but lived in Mexico 7 years, so I am fluent in both Spanish and English, but currently want to learn Japanese because I want to v.....

Juli
January 19, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Japanese
I would love to learn Japanese! Maybe go to Japan one day and become more familiar with the culture. I also like Anime. P.S. I am not a golden member

Bianca
January 17, 2018
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
Japanese
Spanish
Hello, My name is Bianca. I'm currently trying to learn Korean, Japanese, or Spanish. I'd like to learn either or all of these languages to broaden my horizons and to someday be able to travel and be able to speak fluently. I wanna be able .....

Desiree
December 23, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
Hi! My name is Desiree I’m 16, and I’m from America. I’ve always been fascinated with Korean culture and I have been trying to learn Korean for months now but it’s a bit difficult. I know little things but not enough. I also would like Korean friends.....

Codie
November 20, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Japanese
'I'm going to use Google to translate from English to Japanese. I hope it reads right' I am a 33 year old male, I live in America. I'm married with a 5year old daughter. We love everything about Japanese culture and we hope to vis.....

Reem
November 8, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
Arabic, Egyptian
English
I am Egyptian wonen who currently lives in USA with my husband, I want to practice english.

Kylee
October 11, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
- Other -
Hi! I’m Kylee, and I love making new friends, experiences I’ve met pretty much all the cool people I could meet and don’t really care for some of the , and here I am. I love watching sports and I play volleyball. I will listen to pretty much any type.....

Kendra
September 28, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
French
My name is Kendra. I am 16 years of age. I'm from the USA, I am fluent in English and I am learning French. I like music, food, and sleep. I try hard in school and I want to speak French more accurately. Feel free to message(French speakers that.....

Sammy
July 30, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Japanese
I'm a Black American from Chicago Illinois. I'm looking for Japanese language exchange partners. I'm currently living I Japan, love music, movies and outdoors ! Feel free to talk to me.

ShelbiLynn
July 20, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Japanese
Hi! My name is ShelbiLynn and I am 16 years old, and in high school. I'm looking for a friend to help me learn Japanese, and in turn I can help them learn English.

Aaliyah
July 5, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
Japanese
Hello! My name is Aaliyah, I'm an American student who wants to go to Seoul university and wants to be fluent in Korean and Japanese. I enjoy singing, dancing, and I can write poetry. I'm hoping to meet a person who can be my friend and te.....

Alyssa
June 15, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Italian
Hi! I'm Alyssa and I am 15. I am looking to learn more Italian then i know because some day I would love to go to Italy

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