Language dating and penpals
you can also do this to find out if the person you are exchanging messages with is using a photo that clearly does not belong to him or her.
Unless you are really certain the person is legitimate (and that takes a lot of time), do not provide information about how to contact you off-site.
The two (which actually became three this morning) who do live in Hamburg want to meet up, which while this is awesome, it is also unbelievable stressful because, oh my god, I will have to try to speak German and not sound like a three-year-old.
Definitely not going to be impressing anyone with my conversational skills.
Unfortunately, two of them didn’t live in Hamburg but were kind enough to keep writing to me even though my written German isn’t fantastic.
One of them actually corrects my emails, which is helpful and amusing at the same time.
If you are under age 18, some of these sites may not permit you to sign up, or might not offer appropriate matches.
There are web pages that provide matches between potential pen pals (this may involve just exchanging email or it could involve snail mail).It is a great way to practice your German writing, get to know some Germans, and learn more about the German way of life.Pen pals (or penpals, pen-pals, penfriends or pen friends) are people who regularly write to each other, particularly via postal mail.Still this week has been fantastic in terms of getting in some German writing practice as I’m writing about four emails a day.All of them are still in the getting-to-know-you phase, so I’m repeating a lot of the content.