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Akira K.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of European Literature from Waseda University Tokyo
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Akira K.

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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

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 language is tough and requires patience a lot from my experience for learning English.I had learned English for many years in Japa

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Natalie
Akira is a great teacher. I really appreciate that he explains everything in depth when I don’t understand the grammar. I also appreciate that he corrects me every time I mispronounce something.
John
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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!πŸ˜ƒ
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Hiromi S.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance from Ohio State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hiromi S.

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I am a native Japanese speaker from Tokyo. I have served as an instructor at the Greater Louisville Regional Japanese Saturday School, which provides courses entirely in Japanese. I have helped students prepare for JLPT (Japanese-Language Proficiency Test) and the Japan Kanji Aptitude Test (Kanji Kentei). Whether you want to improve your reading or writing skills, or you are simply looking for a conversation partner, let me know!

If you are not sure if Japanese lessons are for you, I recommend signing up for shorter lessons first and then switch to longer lessons if you enjoy it:-) I would love to hear from you. Thank you!

About Hiromi

I am a student at Ball State University, pursuing a Doctor of Arts degree in piano performance under the guidance of Dr. Robert Palmer. As a teaching assistant throughout my graduate studies, I have worked as an accompanist and taught ear training, group piano, and private piano lessons. Prior to B

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Cokko K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Awarded Sakura kurepas shoh from Sakura kurepas
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Cokko K.

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Experienced teach of 6 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advance student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Let's get started! more easy way to learn Japanese I know.

About Cokko

Experienced teacher of 5 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Lets's get started.

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Sunho K.

201 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $21
  • Speaks Korean, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Marketing from ζ‘œηΎŽζž—ε€§ε­¦γ€€Oberlin University
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Sunho K.

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Here is a little about me, I'm from Korea, graduated in Japan, working in America. Also,I'm an outgoing person. I like cooking, painting and watching movies. I really would like to meet new students who interested in Asian culture and people who would like to share their lifestyles and hobbies. Hope to meet you soon!

About Sunho

Hi, My name is Sunho. I'm from Korea and lived in Japan for about 5 years. I'd like to meet people who want learn language. I can teach Korean and Japanese. Here is a little about me, I'm an outgoing person. I like cooking, painting and watching movies. I really would like to meet new students who

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Jennifer M.
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Sunho was the perfect teacher for me. She quickly determined my learning style and ability. She personalized all classes based on my goals. Sunho is multi-lingual and understands how to teach. Sunho was a wealth of knowledge about the culture and travel. I felt challenged but never pressured. I would highly recommend her to anyone who is a beginner or advanced learner. TakeLessons has many teachers available. I am so happy that I chose Sunho.
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Wakana Y.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Wakana Y.

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Online Japanese Teacher

I am a Japanese trainer with extensive knowledge in teaching Japanese as a second/third language.

I work closely with my students to identify their goals and objectives and develop tailored lessons for a more effective learning experience.

I believe that you will absorb more effectively when you enjoy learning and you are encouraged to learn!

I teach basic through advanced Japanese.
• Speaking, listening, reading, writing, Hiragana, Katakana, Kanji
• Conversational Japanese: casual/polite/formal
• Real-life applications to Japanese life and culture
• Nuance in Japanese
• Japanese way of thinking, trends, custom, traditional and contemporary Japanese culture

About Wakana

Hello! My name is Wakana. I am an energetic yet very patient native Japanese with many years of experience in teaching Japanese. My motto is to provide a learning experience while having fun and being encouraged to learn more. I understand how frustrated it can be when one learns a language as

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Adrianne K.
I had so much fun today speaking Japanese with Wakana! She is very kind and will help you if you don't know what to say. I look forward to learning more with Wakana!
Jin
Passionate that you learn what is important and engaging for you. Absolutely love her!
Jamie
Great teacher! Wakana tailors her lessons to your goals and makes the lessons a lot of fun! She’s very enthusiastic and definitely wants to see her students succeed. I would recommend her 100%!

Masahito K.

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

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Online Japanese Teacher

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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Tanya
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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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in Sunshine, LA

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Sunshine is $86. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $44 and $134 per hour.
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$85 average
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"Sunho has been an incredibly good tutor. I will be starting a new job in Japan soon and wanted to learn basic phrases and language structure beforehand. Sunho has exceeded my expectations. She has a very methodical approach, focused on teaching the basics first and building from there. I feel like I'm already miles ahead after just a few lessons with her. I would highly recommend Sunho."
Bifwoli
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"Jessie is amazing! Very kind,thoughtful and encouraging. Enjoying my lessons!"
Jenna
Took Japanese lessons from Jessie N.
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"Rie did a great job teaching my kids Japanese. She’s loving, caring and my kids were excited to see her every week! I strongly recommend Rie! Love her!!"
Leah
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"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! "
Nancy M
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"The lesson went so smoothly! He wasted no time in diving right into the lesson, which was wonderful. I am so appreciative.He already seems like a wonderful teacher and a nice person- and this is just after one lesson! I am highly impressed."
Hanna
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"She was well prepared and her instruction was excellent."
Ronald
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Really enjoying our lessons so far! Hikaru is very flexible, which has really worked out well for me. Since I live in Japan our schedules are very different, but we've been able to make it work nonetheless. She always has lesson plans put together and sends you the PDF's before each lesson. If you are curious about things not in the lesson plan, she's always happy to explore that with you as well. Most importantly, she makes you feel comfortable while you are trying to read and speak Japanese. Thank you, Hikaru!"
Dane
Took Japanese lessons from Hikaru I.
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"Sayaka is very understanding and willing to take the time to help you learn. :)"
Kerri
Took Japanese lessons from Sayaka M.
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"My kids were happy with the first lession. They said she was very soft polite with them"
Anita
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"Sensei Yoshi had a lot of resources to share, lots of examples which he was able to access as I asked questions. A very thorough lesson with as much detail as I wanted."
Sally
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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