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Yukari M.

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Japanese
Starting at $35
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  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • PhD (Art) from University in Japan
  • Teaching since 2010
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Hello!  こんにちは! If you are looking for FUN and EFFECTIVE Japanese tutor, I am here for you!!! I can help to improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills and I can provide specific lessons for all level of JLPT.After you provide me your goal and request, I can create a specific lesson for you.
I was born in Japan but I lived in America for years and have traveled quite a bit.
Also I have been a Japanese tutor for american students in US for years more than 850 hours and I understand how difficult to keep the motivation for studying language. I can help you to keep your motivation to reach your goal! Additionally, I have six years of experience in Japanese public schools and lived in many cities in Japan. We can share many unique Japanese culture that I experienced and studied in Japan.
I have a PhD in Japan, so I am good at academic writing and logical thinking in Japanese too.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions! :)
I look forward to ...

About Yukari

Hello! こんにちは! If you are looking for FUN and EFFECTIVE Japanese tutor, I am here for you!!! I can help to improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills and I can provide specific lessons for all level of JLPT. After you provide me your goal and request, I can create a specific lesso

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June 3, 2018
Samuel L.
So far just one lesson, but could not ask for a better start. Very helpful.
July 19, 2016
Yoojeong E.
She was very patience, and professional. I appreciated her calness and abilitity to troubleshoot in terms of the level and needs of my language skill.
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Richard W.

(77)
Japanese
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Richard W.

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Hi, I'm Richard, and I can teach you simple Japanese. I graduated from BYU in Japanese and lived as an LDS Missionary in Tokyo for two years in 2003-2005. I love teaching everything that I know in a simple, understandable way. So I can help you learn the basics faster than you would normally. I know what it's like learning in school where you seem to take forever, and don't get very good. I also know what it's like talking to many people in Japan, and learning very quickly, and knowing the difference. I want to help you learn as efficiently and as quickly as possible. I also have a one hour presentation of the basics of Japanese grammar, that basically covers like the first 2 years of college Japanese classes! No joke, it's a powerpoint presentation I've put together that will really give you the "big picture" with the backwards grammar that we try to understand. Ask me any question, and I'll do my best to help you out! Mata ne!

About Richard

My goal is to help students ENJOY the piano by finding ways to make it easier and doable. I have a very useful approach in helping students become self sufficient to sight read very well, to see patterns, understand music theory to either help them play well, or to even create their own music(I co

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May 20, 2019
Valerie L.
Best instructor ever!!!
May 15, 2019
Kimberly T.
March 19, 2019
MASAHIRO
Richard is an intelligent and gifted musician..
His music is very cool! His talk is interesting.
And he is good at teaching English logically.
Thanks to Richard, I could understand English pronunciation very well.
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Kana K.

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Japanese
Starting at $42
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1999
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I am a native Japanese speaker and I love teaching! It's a joy for me to teach Japanese to students who are interested in learning about the language. I have been teaching Japanese for over 20 years. I do not just teach Japanese, I also teach you the culture if you are interested in learning about it. The Japanese culture has strong ties with the language. My philosophy of learning Japanese is through Immersion environment. I have my own technique that I show my student to improve their vocabulary, writing, speaking and listening. And mostly I make it fun! I received my AA from Japanese college from Hagoromo College in Osaka and MBA from university in the US. I had worked for various companies in the US. I tailor my lesson to each individual level and goal.

I look forward to hearing from you.

About Kana

I love teaching especially language as I am passionate about language. I also speak Chinese and currently learning Spanish. I have been teaching Japanese about 20 years from the age of 2 to adults. I do not just teach but I also try to give you the culture/background of the Japanese language. I

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Nana K.

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Japanese
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 18 to 90
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
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Hello my future students! I am a Japanese native speaker who is passionate helping the learners brushing up their Japanese skills. I listen carefully to my students’ needs and I create fun and positive learning process.

About Nana

I’ve been living in NYC since 2006 and grow up in Tokyo. I am happy to help you to learn Japanese and Japanese culture. I am a mother of fur baby and love arts & classical ballet/music. My schedule can be flexible and I can meet you at cafe/park in Manhattan or through internet.

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Carley G.

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Japanese
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Today, I have full Japanese fluency, and have worked in both Kashiwazaki, Niigata Prefecture--the deep countryside--and the hectric center of Tokyo. But, like so many of you, I started learning Japanese on my own, with only textbooks and cassette tapes. I am almost fully self-taught, and didn't take my first actual 'Japanese class' until my time at Florida State University. Starting out learning at age six, I understand what works and what doesn't when learning at home. My lessons consist of real-world examples and pop-culture related materials, that won't lose your attention.

I also cultivate lessons depending on what you struggle with. Having trouble with Kanji? I can help untangle all of that confusion. Need grammar help? We'll chat until the grammar just comes naturally. Just let me know your goals, and we'll work together!

About Carley

I'm a Japanese translator and teacher, who has lived everywhere from Tokyo, Japan to Salem, Oregon and everywhere in between. Currently based in Mississippi, I'd love to share the incredible gift of language with those who have a passion for Japan and Japanese culture! I began learning Japanese

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Satoru L.

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Japanese
Starting at $42
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Background Checked
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2012
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Learn Japanese from a Japanese! Not only will you learn to communicate, we can learn to enjoy Japanese content. I can teach you to read and write, so you can read 僕のヒーロー and watch Konosuba with original voice acting without subtitles, even create your own content in any media that only you can create! I will contextualize our lessons so that it is most relatable to you and your goals. My lessons will utilize the power of recall and memory, so you can be sure that it's more useful than listening to an audio tape while you sleep!

About Satoru

I am a native Japanese speaker, with over 22 years living in the United States. I attended Virginia Commonwealth University, and have since traveled across the country and met and taught Japanese to many people who were interested in learning from simple conversation to being able to read their fav

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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in Portland, OR

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Portland 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
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$58 average
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"Was very tolerant of the fact that I had zero knowledge of the language upon entry. He also doesn't waste time and is good about explaining words and their meanings. His snippets of knowledge about Japanese traditions and their relationship with certain words he drops added bonus insight to them that I really enjoyed! He is also very clear about what should be done to improve for the next lessons!"
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