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Private lessons to learn Japanese culture and language

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Konnichiwa!こ ん に ち は!

Are you going to Japan? Do you like Mangas? The culture and the Japanese language attract you but you never dared to start?
On the contrary, you already have a good foundation and want to take the JLPT exam? Or maybe you have to speak Japanese at work?

My courses are adaptable according to your level and your objectives:
- Discovery of culture and language (great beginners and false beginners)
- Improvement to prepare JLPT 1-5 exams
- Professional needs

We can work writing and speaking, with a method (Japan Foundation) or any other desired medium.

Whatever your motivation and level, Maki Sensei is here to help! (^ O ^)

Extra information

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The price of the class time varies depending on the conditions (time, travel and webcam etc).

Location

At teacher's location: Rue du Soleil, Hettange-Grande, France
At teacher's location: Rue des Glacis, Luxembourg
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:
Japanese:
Japanese for adults, School
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
90 minutes
The class is taught in:French, English, Japanese

About Me

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Hello, my name is Maki, I am Japanese from Tokyo and I live in the North East of France.

I am passionate about teaching my mother tongue but I am also interested for a very long time by other cultures, especially European ones, which is why I learned French and English.

Let's learn together Japanese language and culture!
So do not wait any longer and contact me! Mata do not!

Education

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Bac +4 of Japanese Literature at Tokyo University
Intensive course in French and English
Teaching Diploma "Japanese for Foreigners" at the Inter-Cultural Institute of Japan in Tokyo

Experience / Qualifications

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12 years of teaching Japanese in private school and individual classes in Tokyo
2 years of teaching Japanese in high school and private college in Brittany
Currently, weekly course for 2 groups of 15 beginners in Moselle

Reviews (24)

Ce fut mon premier cours avec Mme Maki et certainement pas le dernier. Elle est très pédagogue et surtout à l’écoute. J’ai beaucoup apprécié ce premier cours avec elle. Je recommande.
Maki san est une personne très énergétique, patiente et passionnée. Ceci rend le cours dynamique et intéressant. Aussi, comme Maki sensei (professeur) est d'origine japonaise, ses cours sont authentiques et vous êtes assurés d'apprendre les bases correctement. Ses cours sont donc parfaits pour améliorer votre japonais ou pour commencer son apprentissage.
Cours très intéressant et professeur à recommander: Maki s'implique beaucoup et fais le maximum pour promouvoir la langue et la culture nippone 👍!
I have taken a few private lessons with Maki so far and am very happy with her teaching style. She makes Japanese fun to learn, suiting it to my individual level and using appropriate textbooks. By integrating Japanese cultural elements with the language learning process, she keeps the lessons interesting. She also speaks French and English well so when you’re stuck on a work or concept, she can help you out! わたしは、本当にやる気があります。
J'ai beaucoup aimé ma premiere leçon avec Maki san et sa méthode
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  • Instructor since February 2019
  • 10 repeat students
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