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Yuriko I.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks JAPANESE
  • English from Kyoto, Japan
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Yuriko I.

6 Reviews
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Experienced JAPANESE teacher since 2007, available for students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while building a strong foundation to further develop proficiency in Japanese. Each class is custom made to your own level and needs.

Text book used: Genki, Minnano Nihongo, Japanese for busy people, JLPT preparation books, or your own text book.

Classes are taught online primarily using SKYPE.

About Yuriko

Hi, Kon nichi wa. Genki? Hajime mashite, watashino namae wa Yuriko desu. I was born and raised in Japan. I can teach from beginner to intermediate in Japanese. I have many hours of experience teaching Japanese to any ages, kids to adults, private, group or home-schooling -- whoever wants to le

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Courtney
Yuriko is very knowledgeable, friendly and patient. I've been studying Japanese on my own for about a month and decided I wanted an instructor to help me. I was very nervous to speak Japanese in front of her as my studies have left me reading about grammar and vocabulary, not necessarily saying much of it out loud, but she quickly calmed me with her reassuring nature. She provided me with a lot of insight on the use cases for many words/phrases, as well as Japanese culture. I left my first lesson feeling confident and ready for more!

I'd highly recommend Yuriko to anyone wanting a Japanese language instructor! She's the best!
Sandi T.
My daughter is absolutely LOVING her lessons with Yuriko. We travel often and it is wonderful that my daughter is able to continue her lessons, where ever we are.
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Chieko N.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Bachelor of Science from Tokyo Metropolitan University
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Chieko N.

24 Reviews
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Hi, I'm Chieko. I'm Japanese and living in California but go back and forth between here and Tokyo. So I know the trend of Japan well. Furthermore, I have long working experience as manager in some major international companies in Japan. So I can help you communicate with Japanese workers using natural and effective language. I know the business custom is very different between countries and Japan's one is a little complicated.. So, if you'd like to get along with Japanese, please ask me what to do in a situation you encounter.
I have successfully passed the Japanese Language Teaching Competency Test authorized by the Society for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language in October 2016.

About Chieko

I am a native Japanese speaker. I'm now living in the USA but also in Japan and go back and forth here and Tokyo. So I know the Japanese trend well from comics to businesses. I have long working experience as engineering manager at some major international companies in japan. I know it is difficul

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Jaydnn
Really like her so far!
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Sara W.
Chieko is a wonderful teacher. My son has taken classes with her over the last year, and she knows how to make a very complex subject approachable and fun. Highly recommend Chieko!

Kyoko B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kyoko B.

4 Reviews
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こんにちは! I'm a native speaker if Japanese. I've been tutoring Japanese for 10+ years in Japan and the U.S. I love talking about cultures, traveling, hobby, etc. I'd love to hear what your goals are and customize my lessons. :) Let's get started!

About Kyoko

My name is Kyoko. I am a native speaker of Japanese, born and raised in Japan. (As you might guess, my name came from the beautiful city of Kyoto.) When I was in college in Osaka, Japan, I started helping a lot of exchange students with their Japanese. Since then, teaching Japanese has been my

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Dominique F.
Hartley
Wow, I want to give ***** 6 Stars! If you are wanting to learn Japanese, then Kyoko is the perfect teacher that anyone could ask for!
I felt embarrassed to seek help to learn Japanese, because after many years of living in Tokyo for my work, I only knew a few small communicating words here and there... arigato, genki etc... and the writing, well that was 'impossible' to read for me!!
Kyoko was very understanding and made me feel completely comfortable about learning the Japanese language from the beginning. At almost 40 years old and trying to push my brain into learning something new, this was challenging and made me nervous at times. But Kyoko is an amazing teacher and when I finished a lesson with her, I was so proud with what I had accomplished and she made me feel empowered and more driven. I can now understand words in hirigana!! It is amazing to me.
I thank Kyoko so much for her help and support with the lessons we had together :) I will do my best.
Annie W.
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Lily S.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Chinese, Japanese, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Lily S.

40 Reviews
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I've studied Japanese for over seven years and lived for two years in Japan. I have a whole set of beginner lessons planned out and will work with you to get you speaking with the first lesson. After that we will talk about varies topics that will keep you engaged and learning. Each lesson will consist of vocabulary and activities to cement in that vocabulary. Alternating with grammar lessons with accompanying activities.

About Lily

I teach a variety of subjects, but I am experienced in all of those that I teach. I am open to making your lessons as relevant and specific to your needs. Your lessons are for you - so what are you waiting for let's get started.

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Andrea
Excellent teacher! Explained everything with clarity and care. And it was enjoyable too!
Helen K.
Super helpful!
Kay
Short lesson, but plan on re booking.
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Jinko H.

170 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
  • B.A. in Education from Utsunomiya Daigaku
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Jinko H.

170 Reviews
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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

Hello! I will open up my morning time since it's a very difficult time for most of the people and lots of school is closed until this coronavirus pandemics ends. Also, I accept temporally students who need extra help while you can't go to school. 補習校の生徒さんも大歓迎です。小学生、中学生ならどの教科も教えられます。Please note, I

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Kong Y.
really nice and made it very easy for me try and speak Japanese.
Richard N.
Awesome first lesson. Great instructor.
Ryosuke
She has been great. Communication is easy between us and she’s been on target for exactly what we needed. My child loved her from the start. We will continue lessons with her as long as she’ll have us.

Yuna N.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 16 to 55
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Yuna N.

4 Reviews
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Online Japanese Teacher

My lessons are highly recommended for whoever has been studying Japanese at school or planing going on studying in Japan as exchange students. If you are not satisfied with how you are studying Japanese at school because it's too formal or academic & you would like to learn more conversational Japanese, I am here for you!!! Feel free to message me for inquiry or send me a tutor request :)

About Yuna

Hi my name is Yuna. I'm born & raised in Osaka, Japan and living in Fort Worth now. I studied English without any serious studying. I studied English by meeting & interacting with a lot of English speaking people. I would like to teach you Japanese in the same way as I learned English. So what I of

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Madigan
Yuna 先生 is a wonderful teacher! She makes the lessons so fun and I have learned so many new words and phrases! The lesson feels casual and relaxed, and she makes it so easy to talk to in Japanese!
Zieozi
My daughter loved her lesson with Yuna. My daughter is just beginning to learn Japanese and had taken a few lessons elsewhere. She felt very comfortable with Yuna who was very knowledgeable, personable, professional and kind. Yuna made the learning experience a lot of fun for my daughter and look forward very much to their next session. An absolutely wonderful tutor.
Henna
Yuna is a wonderful instructor. I am looking forward to my next lesson.

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Average Cost of Japanese Lessons in Philadelphia, PA

The average cost of 60-minute Japanese lessons in Philadelphia is $59. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $85 per hour.
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$48 average
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"I have been studying with Sunho san a little over 7 months now , she is great and does a fantastic job, Highly recommended."
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Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"Great instructor, very passionate about teaching and language in general!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Clare K.
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"Aimi is a great instructor. She beings a curriculum and recommended resources to help you tackle the goal of learning a new language. I've had to reschedule a few classes, and she responds to my emails quickly and accommodates my schedule changes when able! I highly recommend her as a Japanese teacher!"
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Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson with Aimi and am looking forward to many more! :-)"
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Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"Perfect teaching methots"
Carolina
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"I am feeling more confident about my studies, thanks to my teacher, Ms. Sunho Kim! She provides a lot of practice material and gives good explanation about the grammar constructions. Many thanks!"
Toni
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"Mona is very patient and understanding."
Olena
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"I am taking his lessons 3 times a week.
His class is very helpful for me. I really recommend you to take Yoshi’s lesson."
Jose
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Yoshi always very kind and give me wonderful lesson."
Lisa
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"I am a beginner. and Yoshi was very good at keeping it at my level but also letting me know what I have ahead of me."
Ava
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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