I am Taro Koyanagi at Learning Catchball. We started up our service in 2009 to help people to learn Japanese. Let's learn Japanese with us!
Learning Catchball's history
We started up language exchange partner's introduction service. We have 2178 members(2021/1) .
We started up Meet up Japanese tutor's introduction service. You can apply for this service below.
We started a youtube channel and have been streaming free Japanese lesson video
We started up Online Japanese tutor's introduction service. You can apply for this service below.
We will open online Japanese conversation school(classes)
Free trial online lesson available
We introduce meet up/online certified Japanese tutors!
Our meet up/online Japanese tutors are all native Japanese speakers and certified Japanese Teachers.
You can apply for our service through the application form at the bottom of this page.
Meet up tutor
1000 yen for round trip
3000 yen hourly
2500 yen hourly
Free trial lesson
You can take a free trial lesson before you decide to take the tutor's regular lesson or not.
Your tutor arranges a free trial lesson(online) according to your targets to learn Japanese and guide you about lesson plan at the trial lesson.
After the trial lesson, if you like to try another Japanese tutor, then we will arrange another one for free.
Japanese tutor's good points
①Personalized online lessons
Our Japanese tutors offer you personalized lessons according to your requests and targets to learn Japanese,so you can learn what you like/need to learn.
②Flexible lesson time
Our Japanese tutors offer you Japanese lessons according to your available time, so you can learn Japanese at your pace when you like/need to learn.
Meet up/Online certified Japanese tutors!
This week pick up Japanese tutors!
I have been teaching Japanese at Japanese language school for more than 3 years. And I started to teach Japanese online this April. I offer you a personalized online lesson according to your requests. Please take my free trial lesson and consider to take my online lesson. Thank you
more than 5 years
I had been teaching Japanese at Japanese language school and I have managed Japanese language class in Shinjyuku and offered private and group lessons. I have many experiences to teach Japanese online and I can offer you a free trial lesson. I am looking forward to your contact.
I like teaching and Since I was university student, I worked at cram school and taught some subjects to my students.I started to work as Japanese language teacher since 2019. I try to do my best to teach you Japanese and help you to achieve your targets to learn Japanese
Sample trial lesson
Japanese language level
Your Japanese tutor helps you to improve your Japanese language skills to your target level!
To read Hiragana and Katakana and some Kanji
To make short sentences with basic Japanese patterns
To introduce yourself and answer the questions about yourself
To do an exchange of conversation during your journey
To explain your feeling and the reason
To make s short speech about something you have an interest in
To talk about something with your friends/put your opinion into words
To use polite words and broken words depending on the situation
To take a job interview and explain your requests or experiences
To explain the sequence or cause of events about something unexpected
To present a paper/give a presentation in a business situation
To state your opinions logically when you have a debate/convey subtle nuances
StepⅠ:Please apply for our service through the application form at the bottom of this page.
StepⅡ:We arrange a Japanese tutor for you who meets your requests. After you check the tutor's profile and like to take the tutor's trial lesson, we forward the tutor's email address or skype ID or zoom ID to you.
StepⅢ:Trial lesson(for free)
StepⅢ:You can take a trial lesson for 20minutes(online). Your tutor will guide you about the lesson plan.
StepⅣ:Please decide to apply for the tutor's lesson or not after the trial lesson. If you like to try another tutor, then we will rearrange another tutor for you.
StepⅤ:If you decide to take the tutor's lesson, you need to pay lesson fees to your tutor's bank account.Basically you need to pay lesson fees monthly in advance