Hello! In this new article, I'll explain what a penpal is and why it is so great to have one. And then, I'll tell you how to find one. Let's go!

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What is a penpal?

According to the Cambridge Dictionary, a penpal (or pen pal) is someone who you exchange letters with as a hobby but usually have not met. A penpal can be in another country.

The reasons why you should have a penpal

⋆ Thanks to your penpal, you'll discover a new culture, from another country or another part of your country.

⋆ You'll also learn new things related to what your penpal loves.

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⋆ You can learn or improve a language.

⋆ Of course, you'll have a new friend with who you will talk about your hobbies, your trips, your problems...

⋆ And you will receive and send pretty letters (and this is always nice!) and offer/receive little gifts such as masking tapes, stickers, pretty types of papers.

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How to find a penpal?

↬ On these Instagram accounts :

↬ On Instagram and Twitter with this hashtag: #penpalwanted

↬ On this website :

↬ And if you want to become my penpal, you can send me a message (my WHI account is @lotta1f and my Instagram account is @melancolies_ephemeres) :)

That's all for today! See you soon!

This article was written by @lotta1f for the We Heart It Gazette.

IG: @melancolies_ephemeres