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Akira K.

5 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Akira K.

5 Reviews
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I will listen to you as carefully as possible to make the lesson meaningful. What are you interested in about Japan? History, travel, movie, music, anime, traditional entertainment, food or else? Think of learning not Japanese, but what you love through Japanese because what you love motivates you for learning the most.

One of my typical lesson styles is a situational dialogue. Let's have fun.

I teach at my place or a coffee shop if you would like to, or online.

About Akira

First of all, I teach my lesson at a coffee shop or my studio for being in person, or a remote lesson online is available. I was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan living in Toluca Lake LA, graduated from the literature department of Waseda University in Tokyo Japan. I realize learning another lan

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Cora
Akira is super patient! It was so fun to have the lesson! He was well prepared and very professional!
I learned a lot for only one class!
Highly recommend!๐Ÿ˜ƒ
Sky
Akira is a nice person, very thorough and responds quickly.
Seth
Very good Japanese teacher ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

Kana L.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Linguistics- B.A from UC Berkeley
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Kana L.

17 Reviews
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I was born and raised in Japan, so I am fluent in Japanese, but at the same time I can speak well English since I have been learning English for more than 10 years and my father is from the U.S. So we can communicate smoothly and you will not be bored or frustrated either. I have been tutoring Japanese and ESL at my university for several years so I have knowledge of tutoring as well. I will teach in an enjoyable way! Let's have a fun and learn Japanese!

About Kana

Hi! Thank you for visiting my profile. I am originally from Japan, and moved here five years ago. My father is American and I have been learning English for more than 10 years, so I can speak both English and Japanese. I graduated from UcC Berkeley majored in Linguistics, minored in Education,

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Lyndah
Working with Kana Sensei is such a wonderful learning experience! I highly, highly recommend her as a tutor!
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I've only had one lesson so far, and so far I'm certain I made the right decision! I look forward to sharing more about working with Kana in future reviews.
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Jinko H.

168 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • B.A. in Education from Utsunomiya Daigaku
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jinko H.

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I am a native speaker and former school teacher in Japan. Learning is fun-that's my motto. When you achieve your goals, you enjoy a feeling of accomplishment, right? I want to help you to achieve your goals. My lesson starts from finding what students really need to learn. Understanding student is the key to success. I am very strong in teaching proper Japanese, including reading and writing Hiragana, Katakana, and Kanji with fun way. Also, casual, informal, practical Japanese too.

About Jinko

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Masahito K.

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

4 Reviews
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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 ๐Ÿ˜Š
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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May G.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2018
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May G.

8 Reviews
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Online Japanese Teacher

I am an open minded, friendly, multicultural experienced tutor of Japanese languages.
I can personalize lessons at your request from using basic GENKI textbook or Japanese for busy people to free conversation upon your advance request. Please let me know what your purpose and goal. I will do my best to help you to achieve your goal. (Hopefully with a lot of fun.)
I can also teach you Japanese culture such as Origami, cooking and calligraphy. I love Japanese history and would like to share richness of Japanese culture.

About May

My native language is Japanese. I grew up and obtained B.A in Linguistic at Kinjo University, Nagoya, Japan. I have 4 years of English tutoring experience for local high school English learners in Japan. As a career, I was an instructor for the airline reservation system to travel agents. Teaching

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Laura
She was soo nice! and I found it very easy to understand
ray
absolutely wonderful teacher. Mayumi-san helps me review the group class materials and really understand what I am learning.

Thank you. Mayumi
Laura
just loved her!
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Emma S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
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Emma S.

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I teach conversational Japanese.
Our lessons will be based on what you wish to communicate to others.
Upon request, I will create a lesson plan based on your communication goals.

About Emma

My involvement with Japanese instruction began at the University of California, Irvine where I worked as assistant to Japanese Professors in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literature. After graduation, I relocated to Tokyo and began teaching with Minerva Language Institute where I t

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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in Sherman Oaks, CA

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Sherman Oaks is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $38 and $85 per hour.
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$56 average
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$62 average

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"My first class was perfect! Really enjoyed it! Thank you!"
Heidy
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"Very flexible, respectful, and supportive."
Buddy
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"She was soo nice! and I found it very easy to understand"
Laura
Took Japanese lessons from May G.
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"Seiko walks with me every lesson through the "Japanese for busy people" book and I like how she asks me to go through exercises in japanese so I can get used to listening. We also spend time enriching vocabulary."
Nikolaos
Took Japanese lessons from Seiko D.
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"I have had ๏ผ’ Japanese teachers before Yoshi and I can actually understand what he is talking about! It takes me a while to learn things but how Yoshi breaks things down it feels like I'm keeping up a good pace which definitely boosts my confidence.  Yoshi is the perfect teacher for you! I can't recommend him enough.ใจใฆใ‚‚ๆ„Ÿ่ฌใ—ใฆใ„ใพใ™ใ€‚"
Andy
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"I toked with hear tell now 2 class and am taking more

She is good teacher and so kind and see how you like to learn Japanes and make it in easy way.

She is so kind and smiles avry time.

The only bade thing abut hear that she do not do games and songs during the clas she tried but don’t now my be
For example = she have a learning song but just hear it no interactive with it and no games at all

But she is good teacher any one that is 11year old and up book with hear tray it you will learn and have fun."
Yousef
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"First lesson was great! Shes nice, patient and funny, looking forward to our next lesson."
Kiersten
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Very informative and helpful! Friendly!"
Nathan
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"7stars! Oyamada Sensei is awesome! I am his student from this spring. He is very patient, knowledgeable and understanding. Definitely recommend!"
Kennedy L.
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"So far just one lesson, but could not ask for a better start. Very helpful."
Samuel
Took Japanese lessons from Yukari M.
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