I am Taro Koyanagi/manager at the Learning Catchball. I have managed Japanese language school in Tokyo and I started up services below in 2009 to help more people to learn Japanese.
If you like to learn Japanese from certified online Japanese tutor, please click the button below and go to the page for online Japanese tutor's introduction service. If you like to find your language exchange partner, please join us through the application form at the bottom of this page.
Let's learn Japanese free!
We match up language exchange partners in Tokyo/Yokohama area
Firstly Let's take a trial lesson and find your best language partner!
Please apply for our service through the application form at the bottom of this page.
We match up language exchange partners near your station in Tokyo/Yokohama area as per your requests below.
language partner's area
language partner's available time
language partner's gender
language partner's age
Your language partner helps you to learn Japanese!
Our Japanese members are serious about learning and teaching and happy to help you to achieve your goal,so many members are satisfied with the language exchange with our Japanese members.
When you don't have time to meet up with your language partner, we recommend language exchange on LINE. You can practice Japanese conversation through voice message function on LINE. Please check the video below.
The following is a part of our Japanese member's profile. After we accept your application, we will send you our Japanese member's profile who meets your requests.
language exchange lessons's fee
You can learn Japanese from our Japanese member for free, in return you need to teach your language to our Japanese member for free.
refer to the following
Introduction fee: Native English speakers/Native level ⇒ ０yen.It is not difficult to match up with our Japanese members. People with experience teaching English ⇒ ０yen.It is not difficult to match up with our Japanese members. Non native English speakers/no experience teaching English ⇒ 3,000yen.
Our Japanese members are looking for language exchange partners in the blue area below and yokohama area/online.
◎=many / 〇=available / △=few / ×=none
Please select language partner's type below on the application form at the bottom of this page. If you like, you can select both partner's type
Serious language partner(focus on learning) who is serious about learning and teaching, so you can improve your Japanese language skills through the language exchange with this language partner. This partner is happy to help you to achieve your learning targets.
Chatting language partner(focus on enjoying talking/chatting). We recommend this partner to those who like to enjoy conversation and make language exchange friends.
I am Taro Koyanagi/manager at the Learning Catchball. I have managed Japanese language school in Tokyo and I started up language partners introduction service in 2009 to help more people to learn Japanese.
StepⅠ:After we receive your application/contact, we arrange language exchange partners for you who meet your requests.
StepⅡ:After you agree with the language partner's conditions, we forward the language partner's email address to you.
StepⅢ:You can take a trial lesson and decide to do the language exchange with the language partner or not.
※In case you like another language partner, then we will arrange another language partner for you.
※Please note that if we judge you are less motivated to learn Japanese language,we can not provide you with our language exchange partner's introduction service.
※Before sharing your email address with our Japanese members,you can ask our Japanese members about your requests and check their lesson(language exchange) conditions through us(staff at the Learning Catchball). We never share your email address with our Japanese members without your agreement.
※After we accept your application, we ask you about your requests in detail by email. Our e-mail(firstname.lastname@example.org) is sometimes misclassified as spam. So please check your E-mail regularly.
Your personal information is not open to the public.