What we're about

This is a group for anyone interested in Japanese language and culture.

Japanese is a beautiful and interesting language, as you will find out when learning Japanese. A certified Japanese teacher with vast experience will support you!!

Upcoming events (5)

[Saturday evening] Japanese/English Language Exchange

Online event

You can chat with friends all over the world. We're expecting members to join us from multiple countries. (Japan, the U.S., Asian countries, Europe)

★Recommendable levels: Since it's a conversation event, participants are expected to be able to do self-introduction in English/Japanese. ( Your name, where you live etc.. no stress! )

★Suggested small Donation: $3-5 We'll appreciate a donation for our effort and time to continue fun events.
[Prefered]
Venmo : @sakulanguage (black cat icon)
Paypal: [masked]

★A breakdown of the event; Round 0: Meet & Greet in the main room Round 1: Discuss a topic in English and Japanese in your breakout room Round 2: Discuss a topic in English and Japanese in your breakout room

★Notes :
- Please turn on your camera during the meeting.
- While it's fine joining with your smartphone or tablet/pad; from our experience using a computer offers an easier set-up and more interactive experience.

[Monday Evening] Intermediate Japanese lesson

Online event

$10.00

★ Feel free to join our intermediate-level Japanese lesson!! Any levels are welcome, but I expect students to be familiar with hiragana, katakana, some kanjis, and some basic grammars (adjectives, arimasu/imasu, verb forms etc).
中級の日本語レッスンを行います。ひらがな・カタカナ・かんたんな文法の知識がある中級レベルの生徒が対象です。

★This is an online lesson using Zoom. You can connect from your laptop, tablet, or phone. You need a headset or an earphone with a microphone.
Please refer to this link.
https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting
これはZoomを使ったオンラインレッスンです。ヘッドセットかマイク付きイヤフォンを用意してください。

★The 60 minutes lesson usually costs $10. (Including material fee). Please pay in advance via venmo or paypal, so that I know how many people will really attend.
60分のレッスンは10ドルです。(教材費込み)

★ This lesson may be rescheduled if less than 2 people make a reservation till the morning of the lesson day.
レッスン当日までに予約者が2名未満だった場合、レッスンはキャンセルになる可能性があります。

★About the teacher, Mika.
Born and raised in Tokyo, Japan.
After working as a magazine editor, she moved to New York City.
Love cats, baked salmon, and barbershop quartet music.

I got a certificate of a training course for teaching Japanese as a foreign language in 2013.
Completed the Japanese-Language Teacher Training Program Introductory level by Japan Society in 2019.

好きなものは猫、焼き鮭、バーバーショップカルテット。

[Wednesday Evening] Pre-Intermediate Japanese lesson

Online event

★ Feel free to join our beginner level Japanese lesson! You will learn basic grammars and expressions. You must be familiar with hiragana/katakan and basic grammar. 初中級(しょちゅうきゅう)の日本語(にほんご)レッスンです。ひらがな・かたかな・基本的な文法を知っている人が対象(たいしょう)です。

★This is an online lesson using Zoom. You can connect from your laptop, tablet, or phone. You need a headset or an earphone with a microphone. Please refer to this link. https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Meeting これはZoomを使ったオンラインレッスンです。ヘッドセットかマイク付きイヤフォンを用意してください。

★The lesson fee is $10. I will send the login info once I receive the payment. [Prefered] Venmo : @sakulanguage (black cat icon) Paypal: [masked] レッスン代は10ドルです。

★ This lesson may be rescheduled if less than 2 people make a reservation till the morning of the lesson day. レッスン当日までに予約者が2名未満だった場合、レッスンはキャンセルになる可能性があります。

★About the teacher, Mika. Born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. After working as a magazine editor, she moved to New York City. Love cats, baked salmon, and barbershop quartet music. I got a certificate of a training course for teaching Japanese as a foreign language in 2013. Completed the Japanese-Language Teacher Training Program Introductory level by Japan Society in 2019. 好きなものは猫、焼き鮭、バーバーショップカルテット。

[Saturday evening] Japanese/English Language Exchange

Online event

You can chat with friends all over the world. We're expecting members to join us from multiple countries. (Japan, the U.S., Asian countries, Europe)

★Recommendable levels: Since it's a conversation event, participants are expected to be able to do self-introduction in English/Japanese. ( Your name, where you live etc.. no stress! )

★Suggested small Donation: $3-5 We'll appreciate a donation for our effort and time to continue fun events.
[Prefered]
Venmo : @sakulanguage (black cat icon)
Paypal: [masked]

★A breakdown of the event; Round 0: Meet & Greet in the main room Round 1: Discuss a topic in English and Japanese in your breakout room Round 2: Discuss a topic in English and Japanese in your breakout room

★Notes :
- Please turn on your camera during the meeting.
- While it's fine joining with your smartphone or tablet/pad; from our experience using a computer offers an easier set-up and more interactive experience.

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