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Private Japanese lessons in Tokyo (or online lessons)

Hello, my name is Chihi. I'm a friendly, patient and open minded certified Japanese teacher currently living in Tokyo. I will teach in a relaxed atmosphere with textbooks, magazines, mangas or just practice conversation with you. I can teach you the details of Japanese grammar as well. It's all up you!
Let me support you on your journey to master the Japanese language! I'm looking forward to hearing from you.

Extra information

Depends where we have lessons, I may ask you additional travel costs. Online lessons are also available!

Location

At student's location: Around Tokyo, Japan
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:
Japanese:
Japanese for adults, School
Age:
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
90 minutes
120 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Japanese, German

About Me

I would describe myself as a curious person. I'm interested in many things.
Traveling is one of my big passions. I have been traveling for 3 consecutive years (28 countries) and I spend a lot of my free time discovering new places. I have lived in Germany for 3 years and Australia for 1 year, so I can teach in Japanese and/or English and in German to a certain extent.

Education

I obtained a bachelor's degree with honors in sociology (emphasis in Japanese as a foreign language). I hold a Japanese language teaching competency certificate as well.

Experience / Qualifications

I'm experienced in teaching students of any age (7 - 80 years) for more than 5 years. I have taught Japanese from beginner to advanced level.

Reviews (7)

Super friendly, flexible and accommodating! I appreciate the corrections of my Japanese and explanations of how to use different words situationally. I look forward to my next class!
Very satisfied with one week sustained session on Japanese essentials with Chihi san. Contents are spot on, method is very adaptable. I felt both challenged, enabled and wishing for more. Just great: I recommend her completely: She tuned in very naturally to my constraints and my learning style, giving me content and foundation I can use immediately, and going the extra mile with research on many small questions I raised all along the way or in between. Planning was also very smooth: She was organised and at the same time very flexible to meet my needs on timing, location , contents etc. I won’t need to look elsewhere on my next learning sessions.
Chihi is an amazing teacher! She can prepare a tailor-made program to help you improve your Japanese skills. Learning Japanese with her is easy and amusing. If you want to progress quickly and have a great time learning Japanese, I strongly recommend her!
Very organised and clear view of how to manage the needs of student.
Sehr nett und geht auf fragen sehr gut ein. Werde definitiv länger mit Chihi meinen Unterricht planen.
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from 35.41€Online via webcam
from 36.21€At student's home

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Online reputation

  • Instructor since June 2020
  • 6 repeat students
  • Phone number verified

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from 35.41€Online via webcam
from 36.21€At student's home

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