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Akira K.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Awarded Human Relation Award from Musicians Institute of Technology
  • 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

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!πŸ˜ƒ
Sky
Akira is a nice person, very thorough and responds quickly.
Seth
Very good Japanese teacher πŸ‘πŸ»
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Toshi M.

298 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 2 to 85
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Toshi M.

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⭐️ I am a veteran NATIVE Japanese language tutor/instructor with over 16 years of experience. I teach people of all ages ( from 2 to 85 years old ) from all over the world, through online platforms. Currently, I have students from the USA, Australia, Canada, Singapore, China (Shenzhen), Russia, Italy, Germany, Japan.

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About Toshi

Welcome! πŸ˜ƒπŸ‘‹πŸ» My name is Toshi M. I was born in Hiroshima City and raised in Tokyo, Japan. Currently, I live in Los Angeles, CA, USA for over 20 years. (PST) 🌟 I am also working with a new project through Google called, "Ok Glass." since 2013. It's a data collection project that leads to the better

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Alexis
So cool and personable, and you can tell he genuinely cares and knows what he is talking about. The best possible first lesson I could have asked for. I loved it! So looking forward to see how this goes!!!
Haylie
Amazing and very patient! Highly recommend and appreciate him!
Charissa
2nd lesson with Toshi san, and he has made it so much fun!

Orion LauRence C.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $31
  • Speaks Japanese, English, Hebrew, French
  • Teaching since 1988
  • BA Anthropology & Sociology from Deakine University - Australia
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Orion LauRence C.

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Hello, I have been teaching languages for over 15 years, and I love to see my students grow and develop. I speak 4 languages (French, Hebrew, English & Japanese) so I know what it takes to learn a language. It's much more than just "words"!
I lived in Japan for 7.5 years where I taught English as a second language.
Now I teach Japanese for beginners, French, and Hebrew at all levels.
Let me take you on a cultural journey where you not only learn to speak and read basic Japanese but understand the intricate cultural nuances of Japan, it's magical!
Looking forward to meeting you.

About Orion LauRence

Hello, I am Orion, I am French, Israeli, Australian and live in the USA now. I have been teaching languages for over 15 years in various countries around the world and love seeing my students grow and develop. As I speak 4 languages, I know how hard it can be to learn to pronounce and place the w

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Celia
I consider myself a challenged beginner in Hebrew and Orion is patient and kind, and manages to add humor to my learning. She is willing to break down the nuances of the language in the easiest of terms, when needed. I can tell she would be a phenomenal instructor for more advanced learners as well. I look forward to my continued lessons!
Ella
Laurence is an attentive, supportive teacher with a contemporary educational approach. Laurence has a lot of teaching experience, she knows how to interact with a student, that makes learning experience amazing and productive. I was privileged to be a student of Lawrence
Elliot
Orion is a super teacher, attentive, clear, and versatile. She adapted to my needs and helped me get through hurdles of a new language while giving me confidence with her positive way of teaching, I am very pleased with her professionalism and highly recommend her services

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Paul S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul S.

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Ever since I discovered Dragon Ball Z on Toonami back in the early 2000's, I have come to develop a love of all things Japan, specifically anime and J-pop. My experience with learning Japanese started back when I started studying at home with my older brother back in 1999 or so, and then started studying Japanese at college, which culminated in the completion of a minor in Japanese as part of my BA. I have also visited Japan one time to visit my older brother who was teaching English over there at the time. I love Dragon Ball (among many, many other anime) and T.M. Revolution.

About Paul

I hail from Walla Walla, Washington, home of the "famous" sweet onions. I can't begin to express how much I love languages!! I have studied 8 so far (Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, Swedish, and Dutch) and I teach 5 (Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Japanese), and

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Rebecca
Great instructor, very personable and teaches at a good pace. I highly recommend Paul!
kevin
Very nice lesson.
Alexandre G.
Since I'm absolute beginner in Japanese, I found Paul to be the perfect fit for me. If you are young or adult (me) I would highly recommend taking classes with Paul at least for your beginning classes. I'm sure he would be the perfect fit for you too.

Lily S.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Chinese, Japanese, French
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lily S.

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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.

Masaki K.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing from California State University
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Masaki K.

7 Reviews
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Do you want to understand your favorite anime show, movies or Japanese culture better? Do you want to learn to crack jokes in Japanese and win any crowd over? Would you like to do business in Japan and need someone who can not only teach you the language, but cultural differences and etiquette so you can win over any client?

Japanese and English are polar opposites in many ways.
Sentence structures are upside down. English is written horizontally left to right, but traditional Japanese is written vertically right to left.
Communicating can be difficult when what can be spoken directly in English has to be said in more subtle ways in Japanese, and this miscommunication can cause relationships to break down.

My passion is to help people cross cultural barriers and make new friends.
Learning a new language can build confidence and expand your mind in ways you never thought possible!

One of the signs that you have truly mastered a language is to understand the humor. I can ...

About Masaki

About me. I was born in Fukuoka, Japan and moved to the US when I was 18. I studied ESL then got a degree in marketing and worked in Real Estate and Finance for many years. I learned English from scratch when I moved to California and am now completely fluent in English, so much so that peop

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Tristin
had lots of fun!!
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"Very good Japanese teacher πŸ‘πŸ»"
Sean
Took Japanese lessons from May G.
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"Mona was very professional and well prepared for our first lesson. We got right to the meat of the subject and I learned a lot in only a single session. She adapted the pace and the content of the lesson to match my pace of learning which is very much appreciated. I look forward to learning more!"
Mickey
Took Japanese lessons from Mona S.
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"great lesson i will learn a lot"
Amani
Took Japanese lessons from Aimi F.
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"Hikaru is down to earth, conversational and a great teacher. I have already learned so much from her. I can't say enough good things about her. If you make time to study on your own, in conjunction with her lessons you'll be picking up the language in no time at all!"
Greg
Took Japanese lessons from Hikaru I.
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"The first lesson went very well, and I look forward to the next one!"
Paul
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Nice teacher. Good classes."
Tiffany
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Good first lesson, we jumped right into it and Sunho was informative, patient and kind. Looking forward to the next lesson!"
Alex
Took Japanese lessons from Sunho K.
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"She is a very good teacher"
Ted
Took Japanese lessons from Rie T.
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"Great instructor. Lessons are well planned and easy to comprehend. I am very pleased with my progress."
LJ
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"Yoshi has patient,kind, and intelligent. My 11year old child so happy that we found the best teacher."
Craig
Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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