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

Illinois Pen Pals (Pen Friends)

Email Exchange of Language and Cultures (Penpals)

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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

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

Ben
October 3, 2016
United States
(Illinois)
Spanish
English
Uzbek
Aprender el idioma Uzbekistán por el interés de su cultura

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.....

Emily
November 2, 2016
United States
(Illinois)
English
French
Hello! I'm Emily. I studied French for a few years and studied abroad in Aix en Provence in the Fall of 2015. I've learned as much French as I can at my University and want to continue to learn and practice what I already know, and I am hap.....

Eva
November 14, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
Polish
English
Hi, I would like to improve my English and know basic Spanish. I would like to talk with someone native from US. I live in US, I grow up in Poland. I studied psychology.

Frank
October 19, 2016
United States
(Illinois)
English
Japanese
German
Russian
I am a huge anime fan, and I love just about anything Japanese, except sushi, I hate sushi. The Sakura is my favorite tree/flower. I currently know very little Japanese, but I plan to move to Japan so I really should. I can say one or two phrases .....

INHOO
January 22, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
Korean
English
I am an UIUC exchange student from KAIST(Korea Advanced insitute of Science and Technology) in South Korea. My major is Finance Engineering in MS This is first time to learn english in US so I want to make friendship with international friend and.....

Jalyn
May 30, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Korean
I really want to have a Korean friend that is at least my age which is 11. I also am learning Korean which I would also need help with. I am really good at making friends and sending emails and letters asap. I would also like to learn about Korea and.....

Keita
April 19, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
Japanese
English
Hello my name is Keita and I live in Chicago. I just want to talk with people and enjoy conversation. I also want to be more fluent in English through conversation with Native speakers and I think I can also help those who want to learn Japanese!!

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.....

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.....

Lily
August 16, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
Japanese
English
Chinese, Mandarin
I'm Lily from Japan. I live in Japan and the United states now. I've been studied English and Mandarin華語 by myself but not well because I don't have many chances to use. So I really would like to improve the language skills. I would .....

Monica
April 28, 2017
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.....

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.

Salah
February 17, 2017
United States
(illinois)
Arabic, Egyptian
English
Swedish
Polish
first of all, i am here for learning langauges not for anything else, I am Middle School Teacher of French. easy going simple, socializing person , all the friends or rather any person i have known say i have a mature wise character and mature wa.....

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.

Tyler
January 3, 2017
United States
(Illinois)
English
Japanese
Spanish
I don't have gold :( I am an 18 year old college student interested in other cultures. Studied Spanish in high school and now have friends who are studying Japanese. I am currently trying to get them to help me learn as well! I'm hoping th.....

Zied
October 25, 2016
United States
(illinois)
French
Arabic, Moroccan
English
Bonjour tout le monde, je suis un médecin diplômé de la Russie et je viens d'arriver aux USA, et j'aimerais bien perfectionner mon anglais en contre partie je peux vous aider a parler Français Arabe ou meme Russe. Merci Hi everybody , I.....

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