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

Oakland Pen Pals (Pen Friends)

Email Exchange of Language and Cultures (Penpals)

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A language exchange with a pen pal from Oakland is an excellent way to make a friend from Oakland, 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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Name Country
(City)
Native Language Practicing Language Description

Alvin

June 21, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Japanese
I am currently self-studying Japanese. I am currently a beginner, but looking to become fluent in Japanese. I love to travel, go hiking, and watch anime. I will be traveling to Japan to immerse myself in the language and culture, but I would like t.....

Ana

June 29, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
Spanish
Chinese, Mandarin
French
English
Hello, my name is Ana. I am from Mexico living in USA. I was born and raised in Mexico. One day, the destiny brought me to this beautiful country where I work and study. I would like to learn how to speak Chinese and French because in the future, I w.....

Dominique

April 18, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Arabic, Egyptian
Arabic, Middle Eastern
Arabic, Moroccan
Arabic, other
Salaam alaykum my name is Dominique. I am a Muslim in California and I do not have any friends to practise arabic with. Please if have free time online conversate with me in arabic I will help learn english as well.

Eli

June 26, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Spanish
I am a native English speaker who is just starting to learn Spanish. Would love to text or chat with other Spanish speakers to practice my vocabulary and pronunciation.

Frank

August 22, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Italian
- Other -
Polish
- Other -
I would like to practice with a native speaker,in return I will teach you English.Hope to practice with you soon.

George

July 21, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Tongan
Hi I'm from Oakland ca and I am actually Tongan but want to learn Tongan I only speak English

Jessica

August 3, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Berber (Tamazight)
Hello, My goal is to bring my people back to their land and out of America. I have the desire to learn this language an connect with the people I have been disconnected from in an effort to make the world a better place. Unity!

Jia-Shin

August 6, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
Chinese, Mandarin
English
I live in Oakland. I want to practice expressing deeper in English. I like to meet new friends. If you are interested in Chinese language, culture or anything else, just exchange language with me!

Jing

May 10, 2016
United States
(oakland)
Chinese, Mandarin
English
Hi I am Jing. I like yoga, outdoor exercise, movies, funny videos, etc. I am looking for friends that are interested in exchanging language skills.

Kayla

June 25, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Spanish
Italian
I'm Kayla. A native English speaker, pero me gustaría mucho mejorar mi español! Tomé algunas clases en escuela secundaria, y ahora estoy estudiando sola, en casa (also Italian, but I'm nowhere near conversational level). I also want to work on my soc.....

Logan

June 5, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Spanish
Hola, me llamo Logan. Estoy aprendiendo espanol en Rosetta Stone y quiero practicar con gente que son hablantes nativos. Me gusta fisica, escalada de roca, a de viaje, y cualquier cosa al aire libre. Ingles es my idioma primero y me encantaria ayudar.....

Mary Lynn

July 28, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
French
I have been learning French for several years. I have reached the point where I need to speak more.

Michael

April 24, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Chinese, Mandarin
Spanish
Japanese
Chinese, Mandarin
Looking for help with conversational Spanish! I love talking about surfing, science, martial arts, music, philosophy, and sociology. I'm am an excellent English speaker and am happy to help people understand and pronounce the language that I grew up .....

Michelle

June 17, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Tongan
I'm full tongan and i don't even know the language that well. I would love to learn.

Naomi

August 3, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Hungarian
Hello, I am interested in learning the language of my family origin (which is Hungarian). I am a native English speaker. I also speak very simple Spanish. I have many interests and like the arts and technology.

Nia

August 23, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Amharic (Ethiopian)
I am nia, some of my family is habesha / Ethiopian and I would love to learn how to communicate with the in Amharic .

Sandra

August 1, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Chinese, Cantonese
Chinese, Mandarin
Korean
Hi! I'm currently a college student who's majoring in Computer Science. I've always been interested in learning about different cultures and languages. I think this is a great opportunity for me to meet new people and to learn from others. Feel free .....

Stacy

May 24, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Spanish
I will be traveling around South America and would love to learn Spanish. I took Spanish courses, but that was 15 years ago and I need to brush up on the language!

Syn

August 2, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Russian
Hi, my name is Syn. I am teaching myself the Russian language and I think it would be a good idea to have a native speaker help me with that. And it would be great to learn more about the culture too.

Travis

May 25, 2016
United States
(Oakland)
English
Akan
I am considering engaging in work internationally. I am interesting in building a rapport with some people in the west Africa region(s). I would like, also, to note aspects of your language, greetings, meetings, engagements, cliche.

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