IWTYAL 076: How to run a language exchange

itunesButtonAndrew asks: “What’s the best way to run a language exchange?”

In this episode:

  • Manage expectations – tell your partner what you want
  • Keep it in the target language
  • Don’t let them interrupt with corrections
  • Ask them to take notes and fill you in later
  • Try to be cool – ask questions and listen to the answer!

Resources Featured In Today’s Episode:

  • MyLanguageExchange.com – a great (paid) language exchange site

Start speaking today

italkiI’d like to thank iTalki for supporting the show. iTalki is the best place online to connect with affordable and effective native speakers teachers and tutors.

To claim your free lesson and start speaking today, simply visit:http://iwillteachyoualanguage.com/italkishownotes

Do you have a question?

Ask me your language learning questions by clicking here, and I’ll do my best to feature it on the show!

Also, please subscribe to the show on iTunes to get automatic updates.

Thanks so much for listening to this episode of the podcast!

If you’ve got any comments about the show then please leave them in the “comments” section below!

If you’d like to help me out, then I’d love it if you could…

  • Share the episode using the social media buttons around you
  • Leave an honest review and rating of the podcast on iTunes (click here to do that)

iTunes reviews in particular really help the rankings of the podcast and help me to reach other aspiring language learners out there!

See you in the next episode of the I Will Teach You A Language podcast!

Free 3-Day Email Course


How To Memorize Words In Any Language...And NOT Forget Them later!

Powered by ConvertKit
Olly's Top Resources For Learning:
  • Nina

    It is amazing that you mentioned mylanguageexchange.com! You’ve reminded me of that brilliant website, for which I plan to pay annual membership as soon as possible. I hope that it is a great revelation for me and that I will get some wonderful experience from the people who are there, and finally start speaking regularly.