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Paul S.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, German, Japanese, French, English, Portuguese, Swedish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2015
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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.

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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 w

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Preston
My son had so much fun. Paul is very patient.
Rebecca
Great instructor, very personable and teaches at a good pace. I highly recommend Paul!
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Very nice lesson.
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Toshi M.

344 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Business from USC
  • Teaches students 2 to 85
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Toshi M.

344 Reviews
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๐Ÿ’•Special Discount ๐Ÿ’•due to the COVID crisis and get up to $125 off! Don’t miss out! Limited Time Offer!
๐Ÿ’™ I will send 15% of my earnings from Takelessons to the COVID-19 Pandemic Relief Organizations.

โญ๏ธ I am a Los Angeles US-based veteran NATIVE Japanese language instructor/coach/mentor with over 17 years of experience. I teach people of all ages from all over the world, through online platforms. Anyone who knows me knows that I am a STRICT teacher and serious when it comes to Japanese language matters. Manners ARE part of the Japanese language. I will teach you Japanese manners first. I’m living in Calabasas, Los Angeles ( in the Valley ) CA, USA for more than 27 years. (PST). Yes. I literally have “Valley English accent“ Haha, just kidding! ๐Ÿ˜ Currently, I have students from the USA, Australia, Canada, Singapore, Russia, Italy, Germany, New Zealand, Mexico, Japan.

โœ… I have worked with veterans, MLB professional athlete (MVP 2010), Hollywood film editor, producer, actors, actresses,

About Toshi

Welcome! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. ๐ŸŒŸ One on One Lessons via Online ( Zoom) (Group Lessons available for more than 3 people.) Takelessons.com requires all group lesson students to sign up and purchase for their lessons separat

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Avery
Toshi is a great teacher!
Allie
Toshi is a great teacher! I enjoyed my 15 week course a lot!
Jenn
My son is learning words, writing, and reading and he loves Toshi. He gets very excited when he knows it's tutor day and we have not seen this excitement out of him since he was in a Japanese school... Thank you, Toshi
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Asuka U.

60 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks French(Intermediate), Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
  • Awarded Prize, Finalist and Opera Scholarship from 1st Prize YAMAHA Kitakantou Electric Piano Competittion,The Opera Idol Competition,Lincoln Center, New York ,The Hariclea Darclee Voice Competition, Romania,The Mario Lanza and Elaine Malbin Vocal Competition, New York, Queens College, The Savannah Voice Festival, Georgia
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Asuka U.

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Become comfortable with daily conversational Japanese. I also offer music lesson in Japanese.

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“Her exceptional talent will continue to open many doors of opportunity for her in NYC where she continues to thrive as an excellent artist. Subsequently, she is a valuable contribution the opera industry.” The Metropolitan Opera Guild โ€‹“Combination of the Ms. Uchida’s stunning presence

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Grace
Thank you for everything and i will love to hear the song right now.
Brooke Fulton
My daughter has loved working with Asuka. As a complete beginner, Asuka made her feel comfortable and confident. She sings every day now and is enjoying sharing the song they've been working on with our family. I would highly recommend Asuka.
Lin
Lin enjoyed the first lesson very much and is now all excited for more lessons to come!
Thank you!
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Rie T.

43 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Master's in Library and Information Studies from University of California, Berkeley
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Rie T.

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As a native Japanese speaker, who has spent the last 30 years in the United States, I understand the structural and grammatical differences in the two languages. This gives me both the teacher’s and the student’s perspectives, which I find valuable as a language instructor.

I have taught Japanese to college students and adults, using beginning and intermediate Japanese textbooks, and I am most comfortable teaching high school/college students and adults.
I can also teach conversational Japanese and/or customize the lesson to meet each student’s particular goals and needs.

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1. Lesson cancellation and rescheduling must be requested at least 8 hours before the scheduled lesson starts. Without an 8-hour notice, you will be charged for the lesson, regardless of the reasons.

2. If you cannot attend your lessons for two or more consecutive weeks, your time slot may be given to another student. If you wish to resume lessons with me but your

About Rie

ใ“ใ‚“ใซใกใฏ๏ผใ‚Šใˆใจ็”ณใ—ใพใ™ใ€‚ Hello! My name is Rie. I am originally from Hiroshima. I have been teaching private Japanese lessons since 2010 and have loved helping my students with their homework, get better grades, become proficient prior to their trips to Japan, and reach their g

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Lyla N.
Rie-san is a really great instructor, i've always felt a little awkward with online lessons but hers are really fun!
Heather
Rie is the best teacher you could ask for. She is very patient and has worked with me and my crazy schedule! I highly recommend her!! She is a wonderful teacher. I'm on my 37th lesson and I've already learned so much!!! I cannot state enough how great a teacher Rie is.
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Yoshifumi O.

187 Reviews
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Starting at $19
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • MA Intercultural Communicationใ€€ from Tokyo International University
  • Teaching since 1990
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Yoshifumi O.

187 Reviews
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๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Sale price Now!๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต ๅˆใ‚ใพใ—ใฆ๏ผ๐ŸŽŒ๐Ÿ‘‡Please check out my students testimonials(Photos&Videos)๐Ÿ‘‡๐ŸŽ'll create customized classes for you. I'll teach you to SPEAK the language. Lessons are dynamic, fun and give you confidence, incorporating things you like: Japanese Newspaper, Anime, J-POP Music,Movies, current events, and much more. #Student Age14 to 75๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿ‘จ

I was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. I have over 28years of teaching Japanese Language experience at my own school in Davie FL that . I have many students from beginner to advanced level. Especially If you like Anime and Japanese movies I am perfect for you.

One-on-one, small groups, company-wide programs, online, in person.

About Yoshifumi

ๅˆใ‚ใพใ—ใฆ๐Ÿ˜ŠNative Japanese speaker with Education business background, love to teach kids too! Hi. I'm Yoshifumi, born and raised in Tokyo Japan through university graduate education. I have Japanese Language teacher experience in Japan and the USA for 33years. Currently, I live in F

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Jessica D.
Sensei O. has been a very good Japanese instructor for the past several months for me. He is very patient and understanding and does an amazing job at making the language very fun to learn. Since learning under Sensei O. I went from knowing very little Japanese to being able to read Hiragana, Katakana, and Kanji. Thank you for being such an amazing teacher Sensei!
June K.
Sensei Yoshi is a great Japanese teacher as well as a nice person to talk to. My 13 yr old boy learned a lot from him and I can see and hear that he focuses fully from the beginning to the end of the virtual lesson. Highly recommended.
SAMUEL
Yoshi is a great instructor. Our 12 year old daughter is very into anime and wanted to learn Japanese. She was not prepared for the amount time this would take to learn. Yoshi was patient with her and she very much enjoyed the lesson that included her writing the names of her favorite anime characters.
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Masaki K.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing from California State University
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Masaki K.

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Do you want to understand your favorite anime show, movies or Japanese culture better? Do you want to learn to crack jokes in Japanese and win any crowd over? Would you like to do business in Japan and need someone who can not only teach you the language, but cultural differences and etiquette so you can win over any client?

Japanese and English are polar opposites in many ways.
Sentence structures are upside down. English is written horizontally left to right, but traditional Japanese is written vertically right to left.
Communicating can be difficult when what can be spoken directly in English has to be said in more subtle ways in Japanese, and this miscommunication can cause relationships to break down.

My passion is to help people cross cultural barriers and make new friends.
Learning a new language can build confidence and expand your mind in ways you never thought possible!

One of the signs that you have truly mastered a language is to understand the humor. I can ...

About Masaki

About me. I was born in Fukuoka, Japan and moved to the US when I was 18. I studied ESL then got a degree in marketing and worked in Real Estate and Finance for many years. I learned English from scratch when I moved to California and am now completely fluent in English, so much so that peopl

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"I’ve been learning Japanese with Maya for months now. She is so fun to study with, and her teaching is easy to follow. I totally recommend her!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Maya S.
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"she is so good Japanese teacher. she tech in a active way. and she even tech by singing not only from book. so I recommend hear for Japanese lessons she is the beast Japanese teacher."
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Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"Sunho-sensei has a great teaching style. She prepares material that is very helpful in learning and remembering new vocabulary. Good Job!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"My daughter enjoyed her first lesson with Aimi. She was right on time and very personable. I feel we will continue to enjoy her lessons."
Anna
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"I am so happy that found the best teacher !"
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Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Another great lesson—I look forward to our next one!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Seiko D.
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"I have been studying with Sunho san a little over 7 months now , she is great and does a fantastic job, Highly recommended."
George
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"Yoshi Sensei makes every lesson unique and fun! He is engaging and it is such a joy to work with. I can not imagine having to work with anyone else through my Japanese journey. ใ‚ใ‚ŠใŒใจใ†ๅ…ˆ็”Ÿ๏ผ"
Leah
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"I really enjoy learning Japanese from Sensei Yoshi. He goes slow and helps with pronunciation. I improve my skills each class and cant wait for another one! ๐Ÿ˜ป"
Monica
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Sensei Emi was patient, kind, and very thorough with her teaching. I started from knowing absolutely nothing about Japanese language or culture and now, having completed just 5 hours of lessons with her, I feel I have a solid foundation to build upon. Within our 5 hours we covered numbers, greetings, and almost all of the 46 basic hiragana. She was born and raised in Japan so it was lovely hearing about the culture and society from stories she lived through first hand. As I continue my education in Japanese I hope to return to her and continue to learn more. I highly recommend her as a teacher to anyone learning Japanese at any level."
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Took Japanese lessons from Emi S.
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