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Aki M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • BA, Intercultural Communication from Ryukoku University
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Aki M.

5 Reviews
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I am a Japanese native speaker who has a deep interest in helping students learn Japanese and learn how to be successful in Japanese society. I lived in Japan until this past year and worked as a civil servant for seven years. During that time, I helped JET Program workers from America learn how to talk with their bosses and co-workers. This means I can help you learn smooth business Japanese as well as more casual language. In Japan and in the US, I frequently advise LGBTQ students and students of color about Japanese culture and how to adjust to Japanese society. Both Japanese language and culture can be tough--but I will work with you to help you succeed and achieve your goals!

My favorite aspect of tutoring is tailoring my lessons to YOUR needs and desires. If you would like anime, but need more speaking practice, I can come up with role-play situations that will allow you to talk about your interests. If you like Japanese culture and want to read more high-level texts, we can ...

About Aki

I am a Japanese native speaker who has a deep interest in helping students learn Japanese and learn how to be successful in Japanese society. I lived in Japan until this past year and worked as a civil servant for seven years. During that time, I helped JET Program workers from America learn how to

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Gail Saito
Lawrence
Aki has earned my highest recommendation. She provides weekly Japanese language and culture online tutoring to my 14-year-old son. She engages him fully, providing a rich multi-media experience utilizing video chat and whiteboarding effectively to simultaneously teach the spoken and written language (Hiragana, Katakana and Kanji). He is excited at the prospect of each new lesson and is learning quickly.
Martha
Aki is the best Japanese teacher that I have ever had! Aki plans lessons that exactly match the things I need to learn, so it is very efficient for me. She is especially good at explaining difficult grammar points in a very clear manner. She has really helped me improve in reading, writing and speaking. I am very grateful to her and strongly recommend her to other students.

Akira K.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • 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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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
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!😃

Kana L.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Awarded International Award from Sierra College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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!
Jacob
Lyndah
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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Naoko G.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Naoko G.

6 Reviews
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My lessons are full of originality and are designed to match your level and meet your goals and range from pre-intermediate to advanced levels.

◆30-minute lesson: Speaking practice plus one activity from listening, reading, or grammar, idioms your choice. For young ages 8-15, please choose this 30-minute lesson.
This class is set for pre-intermediate level and young students (under age 15)
We will focus on vocabulary, grammar first, and using that grammar to practice making short sentences.

◆45-minute lesson: All in one comprehensive lesson with 15-20 minutes speaking plus listening and reading, new vocabulary and grammar.
This class is for the middle and advanced levels of students.
We will work together to strengthen your vocabulary, listening, and reading skills. Also, students write composition homework every time, and we correct mistakes together in the next lesson. Advanced level students discuss one or two news articles or themes that you decide and the classes are

About Naoko

Hi, everyone! I am Naoko. I live in upstate New York since 2010 and have been teaching Japanese online and in-person in this local area. I worked at a trading company and a wedding agency before moving to the U.S. So I can help businessmen and women who are trying to apply for job opportunities in

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Rex
Naoko help prepare detail and practical lessons, which help me learn Japanese in a very structure way, and as fast as I could!
Greg J.
Very professional and very good teacher. I am looking forward to learning Japanese with her.
Cassie

Ai P.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Japanese, Chinese, English
  • Political Science from UC Berkeley
  • Teaches students Male: 4 and up; Female: 3 and up
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Ai P.

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Hi, I first taught Japanese to my friends at college in 2002 and I’ve always enjoyed teaching and interacting with students even though I didn’t expect it to become my career then. I have taught adults including senior citizens, college, high school and middle school students, and young children. Teaching Japanese to American military personnel and spouses who were stationed in Japan was the most rewarding experiences I’ve had. They truly needed the language skills to live in Japan, and they really appreciated that they were able to learn survival Japanese that’s instantly useful out in town.

I grew up in Japan and came to US to go to college. When I was a college student, I taught Japanese and English to middle and high school students during summer back in Japan. I have a Master of Education in TESL. I teach all levels including those who are starting out and also want to improve their fluency and understand the culture and history too!
I’m looking forward to working with ...

About Ai

Hello, I am truly enjoying teaching every student of all subjects I teach. I enjoy meeting a variety of students and getting to know how unique each of them is. Currently, I teach Japanese, English and piano. I’m very grateful for all the students I’ve taught. Much as I teach them something, they’v

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Stephanie M.
My children just had their first lesson with Ai and they really enjoyed it. She tailored the lesson to them wonderfully based on their level and experience. They were engaged the entire time and cannot wait for the next one. We highly recommend Ai!

Mayuko G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Mayuko G.

5 Reviews
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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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Jennifer G.
Egan P.
Our youngest daughter absolutely loves the Japanese culture and language… She also has autism… We couldn’t have asked for a more patient and prepared instructor than May.We are lucky to have found her!
Laura
She was soo nice! and I found it very easy to understand

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"Kyoko is thorough, knowledgeable, articulate, patient, kind, and has a wonderful sense of humor. She helped me go further than I thought I would in just 10 weeks! I am a beginner, but Kyoko clearly has the knowledge to teach all levels. I enjoyed my time with her and highly recommend her to anyone wishing to learn Japanese or improve on their current skills!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Kyoko B.
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"Extremely professional, he taught me lessons for about year. The books he recommended were very helpful and easy to understand. Richard has taught me the most useful Japanese phrases for real situations. I would recommend him to anyone who is beginning or intermediate like me. I would not have the skill speaking and reading that I do now without his tutoring."
Lenee
Took Japanese lessons from Richard W.
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"Amazing teacher!! Patient and caring with my kids! Totally recommend."
Sara
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Mona has been working with my 11- year old daughter for several months now. She is very professional, reliable and punctual.....but most of all, she makes learning Japanese fun!!
My daughter looks forward to Japanese class every week with Mona, and is enjoying the learning process.
I can't say enough, how easy and efficient it is for me to work with Mona, especially being a Busy Working Mother."
Vanessa
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"My son is taking lessons weekly with Ai and is really enjoying himself. Looking forward to many more sessions."
Shane
Took Japanese lessons from Ai P.
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"Really thorough, great lesson! Can’t wait to keep going 😊"
Sunnie
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"I really enjoyed meeting and starting to work with Rie-san. I think we’ll work well together."
Shannon
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"This is 3rd lesson but I am already improved many things. Thanks"
Jimmy
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Sunho-sensei makes a great effort to help me with learning new vocabulary and reading practice!"
Toni
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"This was an amazing experience. Aimi made time to fit my busy schedule. She was extremely flexible and responded to my needs in a timely manner. I was very impressed with the effort she devoted into ensuring that my Japanese language needs were addressed. This has obviously been a great beginning. Thank you."
Jose
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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