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Masaki K.

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Culver City, CA
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing from California State University
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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 peop

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October 23, 2019
Tyler M.
September 4, 2019
Timothy
Masaki fosters a learning environment where he takes all of the hard work of learning a new language transforms it into fun. He has a bright personality, and the ability to not only translate the language, but the language in the context of the culture. He doesn't just teach you to speak Japanese, but how to be Japanese!

Talking to Masaki you would never know that English was not one of his native languages... I'm still shocked that he didn't begin learning until he was already an adult!

If you are wanting to learn Japanese, or if you are Japanese and you want to become as a native English speaker, you have found your guy!
August 24, 2019
Kat M.
It's hard to believe Masaki could become so fluent at a second language when he only started learning at the age of 18. It makes him a great teacher for adults because he himself started a second language as an adult.

His teaching style is so fun and so tailored to each student I highly recommend him as a language teacher, both in Japanese and English!
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Rosita R.

(302)
Irvine, CA
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish, English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rosita R.

Irvine, CA

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Learning Japanese? As being a composer for short Anime films and having a Japanese background, I have worked with Japanese companies for many years and trained employees of different companies in not only speaking Japanese but also the business culture. But that is not all my classes are for everybody for those planning a trip to Japan. What's special of my classes is that we learn to have a conversation for different situations every week. You will start talking after your first class! CHECK OUT MY VIDEOS HERE ON TL FOR JAPANESE TIPS!

About Rosita

I have been singing and studying voice for over 23 years since I was a child! I hold a Bachelors from Musicians Institute and other accomplished degrees from American Musical Dramatic Academy to conclude my quest for vocal excellence and the ability to sing in multiple languages ( English, Spanish,

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November 9, 2019
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October 11, 2019
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September 11, 2019
Brittany
I would absolutely recommend Rosita because I think she has the bestSpanish course for medical Spanish. It’s everything that you need without having to go through a bunch of unrelated Spanish vocabulary. I don’t really need to know how to order a meal, I want to find out how I can help my patient. I need to be able to communicate with my patients and understand what they’re saying back. It’s nice to have something so perfect for our profession. And I think that it’s also nice because it’s an interactive lesson. The training course is pretty easily accessible and you can go back and look up lessons and refresh what you need to look at.
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Yoshifumi O.

(151)
Japanese
Starting at $22
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
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Yoshifumi O.

(151)

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I'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.

I was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. I have over 25 years 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

初めまして (^_-)-☆Native 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 Martial Arts and Japanese Language teacher experience in Japan and the USA for 29years. Currently, I

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November 5, 2019
Nancy M
My 16-year-old daughter is taking Japanese lessons with Sensei Y Oyamada and cannot wait for each time they meet. Sensei is so kind, patient, and very knowledgeable. He helps guide my daughter through this complicated language in a way that keeps her engaged and excited. Thank you for your great job! 
October 25, 2019
Almond
I am feeling more confident about my studies, thanks to my teacher.
先生ありがとうございます。授業を受ける度、どんどん自信がついてきています。
September 26, 2019
Angel p S.
very to the point and precise. Very informative

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Tomoe M.

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Japanese
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
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Japanese native. Living in the US for 30 years. Specializing in the beginner/intermediate.

About Tomoe

I came here to the US in 1989 from Okayama pref. It’s west side in Japanese main island. Taught Japanese at Mitsubishi Motors Co. and privately. I myself learned how to speak English and had hard time leaning it and still learning. I understand how hard it is and struggles to learn different lang

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Sayaka M.

(1)
Japanese
Starting at $20
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2012
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Sayaka M.

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Do you like Japanese language? Culture? fashion? food?
I'm a native Japanese who loves and is passionate many things about Japan.
I lived in Japan for first half of my life and have been living in USA another half.

I learned English from beginner level when I came to US and went through hard time learning a foreign language myself, so I can understand what would be the best way for you to learn with your language level.

I've been helping my friends and taught Japanese online.
I'm very patient and natural listener, so I will create my lessons customized from your personalities, goals, and language levels.

I'm also open to advise most things about Japan other than language.
I'm very flexible, easy to talk to and love to talk to people from all over the world.
I would like to help you learn what you are interested about Japan to reach your goals.

Let's have a fun and learn Japanese or about Japan together!

About Sayaka

Nice to meet you! I'm a native Japanese who have been in US for over 10 years. I have taught Japanese to my friends and online. I am a very patient and a natural listener, so I will listen to your goal, observe your level of Japanese and customize your lessons to be as efficient as possible within

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October 2, 2019
Ellena S.
Sayaka is a wonderful instructor! I cannot recommend her enough! She is so thoughtful and genuinely wants you to learn and improve. She even surprised me at our previous lesson with material that was relevant to my job! I can't wait to take more classes with her!
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Maiko K.

(1)
Japanese
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner
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Hi my name is Maiko. I was born in Japan, and all my family still live in Japan. I am a Montessori teacher in Oklahoma. I've been Montessorian for over 17 years and also teaching Japanese language to children after school for many years. I enjoy working with children and adults.

About Maiko

My name is Maiko. I was born in Japan. Both of my parents are Japanese. I speak fluent Japanese. I've been Montessori teacher for 17 years and also taught Japanese language as after school program for many years. I enjoy sharing my culture and language.

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June 8, 2019
Katherine
Our daughter is enjoying her lessons. Ms. Maiko is very personable and is a great teacher.

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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in Newport Beach, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Newport Beach is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $25 and $167 per hour.
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$45 average
45 min
$58 average
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$72 average

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"He's really good at explaining how the language works. Super friendly as well!"
- Daniel
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Would 100% reccomend Aimi せんせい to any student looking to learn everything from conversational phrases/basics to someone looking to becoming fluent in the language.

Having almost no experience with the language, within the first 5 weeks of learning from Aimi せんせい, I have made tremendous strides in learning Japanese, so much so that I've decided to continue taking lessons beyond the first 5.

During each lesson, in addition to having a well structured learning plan, Aimi is amazing at explaining the cultural origins or words/phrases as well as some of the more nuanced aspects of the language. In addition to this, she also is very responsive over text, and is able to answer any questions I might have throughout the week (outside of lessons).

Lastly, I think the best part of these lessons are that they are fun, instant feedback and learning goals oriented, and that she changes the lesson/matches the pace the student is trying to/learning at.

ありがとうございました, せんせい!"
- Tarush
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"My son enjoys the classes with Mona. She is amazing! My son is learning Japanese, and he is eager to improve every class."
- Carolina
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"素晴らしい! wonderful!"
- Alice
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"My teacher was very friendly and sweet. She gelped me a lot to get motivated for my future lessons."
- Jana
Took Japanese lessons from Seiko D.
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"Asuka, was wonderful. I've been looking forward to learning Japanese for a long time. She is very detailed and patient. Excellent teacher!"
- Shaelyn
Took Japanese lessons from Asuka U.
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"Loved it! Hikaru is very fun and easy to talk to and makes you feel comfortable practicing the language. I'm definitely looking forward to our next session!"
- Dane
Took Japanese lessons from Hikaru I.
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"Lessons are going great and my son is learning a lot fast!"
- Sean
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"She made us feel like we could really learn Japanese"
- Suan
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Aimi is a wonderful Japanese instructor! She is very organized and has a lesson plan she follows. The lessons are fun and easy to follow. I have a lot of confidence that she is really improving my skills. She is a very encouraging and positive teacher as well. She's awesome!"
- Christopher
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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