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Clare K.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Clare K.

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I am a private tutor of Japanese for all ages, currently from age 7 to middle-age. I love to be a witness when my students suddenly "get" something new we've been working on for a while. Japanese is a fascinating, beautiful, and complicated language, and it's exciting to be a partner in my students' achievements and success!

I have a lot of experience teaching middle school and high school age students--including my own kids, whom I homeschool. My first visit to Japan was a semester study abroad in my senior year of high school, and I've lived there off and on since then. My students receive the benefit of my life experiences there, including preparation for the realities of daily life in Japan--from how to use the public transit, to what to do during a natural disaster.

Along with my on-the-ground experience working in Japan as a translator/interpreter in a fast-paced, high-stakes environment, I hold an M.A. in Japanese and N1 (highest level) certification on the Japanese ...

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After two years working as a translator/interpreter for local government in Kochi, Japan, I moved back to the US in 2016. Since then, I have been a private teacher of Japanese for all ages, currently from age 12 to mid-40s. I love to be a witness when my students suddenly "get" something new we've

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Alida W.
Clare is an absolutely wonderful teacher. She has taught both of our high school aged boys. She is flexible on scheduling. Very calm and patient with both boys. An absolute dream to work with.
Olivia S.
My 12 year old lived her first lesson with Clare! She had been learning on her own a bit and was happy to hear she was learning pretty well. Clare communicated with me very quickly after the lesson to let me know what they had done and how it went as well as what to expect going forward. Excited to see what the next lessons bring!
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Severin D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Awarded First Place from Chicago Flute Club
  • Bachelor of Music, Flute Performance from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
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Severin D.

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Students can expect to strengthen skills in reading, writing, and speaking, including developing breadth of vocabulary, grammar, and kanji.

About Severin

Hello, my name is Severin. I am a master's student in flute performance at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in Bloomington, IN. I am originally from Chicago, IL, where I was able to have a very rich experience of the arts growing up. I am often told that I have a very gentle, calm, and

Aili あいり L.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Psychology from Meisei University
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Aili あいり L.

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Hi, I am a Mom, and love to teach and chat in Japanese !! Also, I am a professional photographer. If you want to try to speak Japanese, I am here for you:).

I was born in Tokyo and moved to U.S. when I was 25 years old. I lived in Florida, Texas, California and Hawaii. I love to eat and travel all over....

Anyway, let's talk !!

About Aili あいり

Konnichiwa~!! My name is YURI:). I was born in Tokyo and BA Psychology major at University in Tokyo. After working as a secretary in Nihonbashi Tokyo, moved to Tampa, Florida to learn English. I still keep in touch with my roommates who taught me in English. Now it's my turn to teach Japanes

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Sara
Sensi-Yuri is amazing! I never thought learning a foreign language could be so easy and fun. Thank you!
Kainoa
Best teacher I’ve ever had! Mahalo!
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Very easy going and love to learn from you.

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Shuichi I.

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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Chinese, Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Shuichi I.

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Konnichiwa everyone!

I'm Shu. I was born in Kagoshima, and raised in Kobe, Japan.
I am a big fan of language learning, and apart from my native language Japanese, I also speak English and Chinese.

My lessons will be very casual, conversational and enjoyable. I would like you to practice your Japanese as much as possible while explaining new vocabs and grammar in English as needed.

I enjoy teaching Japanese. I would love to tailor my lessons to the needs and the interests of each student. We will talk about many different topics, and any subjects that interest you the most.

Look forward to meeting you soon!

About Shuichi

Hi everyone! My name is Shu. I am from Kobe, Japan, and I currently live in the US. I love to travel and meet people from different countries. Through meeting fantastic people around the world, I was able to learn English and Chinese. Playing the saxophone is another passion of mine, and I ha

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Madeleine G.

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Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Awarded Howard B. Kaster Memorial Fund Recipient from College of San Mateo
  • Japanese from San Francisco State University
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Madeleine G.

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Learning Japanese is fun and cool! Madeleine has 7 years teaching experience with Japanese.
With Madeleine, you can learn in a way that...

-Memorizing things is easy and fun
-You can learn cool historical and cultural connections to the language
-You can make the transition to watching anime RAW/subtitled!
-You can feel confident traveling or doing a homestay in Japan

Madeleine will even suggest travel plans! She has many years of experience leading group trips to Japan and can help make your Japan Trip fun and amazing!

About Madeleine

I absolutely love teaching. I try to give my cello and voice students an education with the goal that they will someday be able to join an orchestra and be able to share in the joy of music making with others. I focus on a firm grounding of music theory and sight-reading so that students will come

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Monica
Madeleine taught me so much about singing and the process behind it. she taught me warm-ups and technique that I use all the time and on top of that, introduced me to music theory and ear training. She is a joy to take lessons from and I highly recommend her
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Masaki K.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing from California State University
  • Teaching since 2013
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Masaki K.

16 Reviews
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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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Amber
I had a toothache in Tokyo! SO fun!
Rowan
Very friendly and engaging !
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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in San Bernardino, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in San Bernardino is $63. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $42 and $85 per hour.
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$46 average
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$55 average
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"Really helped me along in getting the words pronounced right!"
Edgar
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"Extremely fun and informative first lesson! Looking forward to more!"
Tim
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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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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"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."
Chris
Took Japanese lessons from Emi S.
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"Very instructive and worked with my skillset."
Mason
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Great instructor on the first day of my lessons. I am happy with what i will be learning with Yuko and she will help and take time to teach."
Leonardo
Took Japanese lessons from Yuko K.
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"Rie-san is an amazing Japanese Language teacher. She has many good tips on learning Japanese language. I will definitely continue taking lessons from Rie-san"
Sanjay
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Very nice she gives my daughter papers to practice her hiragana very good teacher!"
Anna
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"Very helpful! Gives more insight towards learning the Japanese language."
DiMarco
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Thoroughly enjoyed my first lesson with Mona! She speaks clear and makes it easy to understand the context of the lesson."
Niko
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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