PenPals Made Easy


Finally, learning and practicing another language is easy.

– Choose to learn from over 100 languages

– Native speakers from around the world are your teachers

– HelloTalk’s intuitive tools provide an experience that’s never made it easier to learn and practice a new language


See HelloTalk in action

Finally, learning and practicing a new language is easier and more intuitive than ever. Introducing HelloTalk for iOS and Android, the language app where your teachers are native language speakers from around the world.

You pick the language you want to learn—there are over 100 from which to select—and almost instantaneously you’ll be in touch with native speakers of that language; you’ll start learning and practicing immediately.

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Quickly and easily meet native-speaking language partners around the world; look for those nearest to you, by country or city, and more. Don’t be surprised when people reach out to talk to you and help you learn.


Have difficulty understanding your language partners’ voice messages? HelloTalk’s robust voice-to-text capabilities let you recognize spoken words via text, making learning
and practicing much easier and intuitive.


Listen to standard pronunciation of every message you receive or you send. Compare it with your own to more quickly practice and learn!


Do you want to learn Chinese, Korean, Japanese or other non- Roman-based language? No problem. HelloTalk makes it easy, and just a simply as learning Roman character-based languages.

What people are saying about HelloTalk

“Already learned so much about Japanese talking and culture in just days after I downloaded HelloTalk. I can’t believe how far technology has come. Very impressive.”


Anthony H.

“I’ve never learned so much in so little  time. The best part is [the people helping me learn] are from the place and speak it natively!! Therefore getting the best results! Best app
so far!”


Miguel P.

“HelloTalk not only helps me with learning the language I want. It also allows me to ask anything I need to. My penpals are so kind and always help me the best they can. I totally recommend HelloTalk! It’s fun AND educational…how often does that happen?


Payton M.


Speak naturally and then translate into the language you are learning or the other way round. You have over 100 languages from which to select.

Free calls

Make and receive free calls to and from your trusted language learning partners–no matter their location–with superior sound quality. It’s like having a

language teacher with you all the time, there whenever you need to speak with them.


With HelloTalk, create your own database of foreign language words, sentences, audio files, grammar corrections, pictures and anything you’d like. You’ll have all your favorite language info bits right at your fingertips—all in HelloTalk.

Grammar correction

With HelloTalk’s powerful language learning tools, your language- learning partners can quickly and easily correct your grammar, syntax, pronunciation, and much more, for the language you’re learning. That means you’ll learn the language in the way it’s really spoken, and not in a sterile, unnatural manner some learn-by-yourself language learning solutions may suggest.

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