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Paul S.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, French, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul S.

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Ever since I discovered Dragon Ball Z on Toonami back in the early 2000's, I have come to develop a love of all things Japan, specifically anime and J-pop. My experience with learning Japanese started back when I started studying at home with my older brother back in 1999 or so, and then started studying Japanese at college, which culminated in the completion of a minor in Japanese as part of my BA. I have also visited Japan one time to visit my older brother who was teaching English over there at the time. I love Dragon Ball (among many, many other anime) and T.M. Revolution.

About Paul

I hail from Walla Walla, Washington, home of the "famous" sweet onions. I can't begin to express how much I love languages!! I have studied 8 so far (Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, and Dutch) and I teach 5 (Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Japanese), and

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Rebecca
Great instructor, very personable and teaches at a good pace. I highly recommend Paul!
kevin
Very nice lesson.
Alexandre G.
Since I'm absolute beginner in Japanese, I found Paul to be the perfect fit for me. If you are young or adult (me) I would highly recommend taking classes with Paul at least for your beginning classes. I'm sure he would be the perfect fit for you too.

Yukako Y.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese, Korean
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • A.A. In English literature from Yamawaki Gakuin junior college
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Yukako Y.

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I was born and raised in Japan. I moved to U.S.A.in 2017. I have three trilingual children. I have taught Japanese to over 30 students from all over the world. I am willing to teach students of all ages. Beginner to advanced speakers welcome. Let's have fun learning!

About Yukako

Teaching is my passion. I always wanted to keep myself educated in languages. Its fun! I can teach students to learn how to read,write and speak. I can tailor my lesson using the material that you like to use depending on the goals and preference of the student. One of my students asked for help w

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Chieko N.

28 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
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Chieko N.

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Hi, I'm Chieko. I'm Japanese and living in California but go back and forth between here and Tokyo. So I know the trend of Japan well. Furthermore, I have long working experience as manager in some major international companies in Japan. So I can help you communicate with Japanese workers using natural and effective language. I know the business custom is very different between countries and Japan's one is a little complicated.. So, if you'd like to get along with Japanese, please ask me what to do in a situation you encounter.
I have successfully passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test authorized by the Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language in October 2016.

About Chieko

I am a native Japanese speaker. I'm now living in the USA but also in Japan and go back and forth here and Tokyo. So I know the Japanese trend well from comics to businesses. I have long working experience as engineering manager at some major international companies in japan. I know it is difficul

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Ian
Chieko is very patient and makes things easy to understand.
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Demi T.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 15 to 60
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Demi T.

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I have lived in Japan for 6 years, and I can speak fluently not only in Japanese but also English, Mongolian, and Russian. In my personal experience learning languages is best by practicing a spoken language. Therefore, we will start off with practicing short and simple conversations. We will also develop the objectives and goals of our lessons, and discuss your preferences before setting up the lesson plans. This will allow us develop a personalized approach that suits you the best. I will do my best to help you achieve your goals.

About Demi

I am inventive, curious, and open minded. I always try to make sure that my students leave the sessions with not only understanding of the material, but also understanding how this information relates to the bigger picture (i.e., human health).

Masahito K.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Intercultural Communication from Ryukoku University
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Masahito K.

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Since I had been an exchange student in the US, I had been into learning Japanese culture. This experience made me go to the oldest university in Japan called Ryukoju univ, Kyoto. Kyoto is beautiful. I was always strolling around after school by walk from my home.

If you want to learn the Japanese language with a vibrant and colorful background of Japanese culture, ask me at any time. Let's enjoy discovering the mystery of a different culture!

About Masahito

Hello people!! My name is Masshi! I am very excited that you want to learn Japanese. Learning is fun. And let's unlock the gimmick of learning! It is my passion to teach. I sometimes become a ski instructor during the winter time. The students are 3-18 years old. I love it. Full of green

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Great teacher! Very personable! Highly recommend 😊
Anca
With Masshy as my tutor, I practiced writing and speaking Japanese within the space of one month and a half. I’m one of those people who feel more confident writing than speaking, especially in a language as different from English as Japanese, but Masshy was eagerly helpful, supportive, polite, patient and kind (the list could go on), and we had fun during our casual conversations, conversation games (‘The three-second game’ particularly stood out to me due to all the fun and excitement of getting to its end with as many questions as possible answered in less than three seconds), and even made up a story together. Feel free to ask him any questions, be straightforward about your needs, and he’ll cater to them to the best of his abilities!
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Herena C.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $16
  • Speaks Japanese, Korean, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Herena C.

4 Reviews
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I am currently working as a Korean, ESL, and Japanese tutor. Because I am also a language learner (English and Japanese), I know why and in what area students get confused and struggle. I am confident that I can help you to achieve your goal! Let’s do it together!

About Herena

Hello. I am an in-service tutor at the college. I am currently helping students with Korean, ESL, and Japanese. I meet many students with various needs daily basis. If you let me know your concerns or struggles, I will try my best for you to achieve your goal! Let's make it happen together!

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Maria M.
She is very patient and works well with you. She helps and gives very good advice.
Kelvin J.
Nice instructor
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