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This tutor usually accepts requests up to 2 hours before the desired lesson time
Tue 04:00   09:00
Wed 04:00   09:00
Thu 04:00   06:00
Thu 07:00   09:00
Fri 04:00   09:00
Sat 04:00   09:00
May change depending on week.
Shown in Asia/Tokyo time.

Nami Tutor Profile

Whether you get nervous around non-Japanese teachers, want to study the basics properly, want to ask questions in Japanese, want explanations in Japanese, or are a complete beginner who just wants to have fun studying, let's enjoy learning English together! Please note that I do not use a web camera. Please also be aware that I may not be able to accept sudden requests that are too close to the reservation time. 

If you are a first time student, we will start with a level check that includes self introductions.

【About Me】

After graduating from a high school in Osaka, I moved to America and got a bachelor's degree in business from four year colleges in Ohio and Michigan. Then I got an MBA from St. Louis University and after that I found a job in New York. In 1999 I returned to Japan and started a business with my brother. After that, in 2005 I managed an English school, in 2007 I moved to Atlanta, Georgia . Since July of 2011, I lived in Chicago and North Carolina, and now I'm back in Atlanta.

Cooking, gardening, walking around and discovering new foods, traveling, music, movies 

Featured Interview

Q. こんにちは!高校卒業後に渡米されたとの事ですが、どのようなきっかけがあったのですか? A. 大きなきっかけとなったのは、小学校4年の時の初めての海外旅行です。当時、父の友人がロサンゼルスに在住しており、私たち家族を招いてくださいました。見るものすべてが斬新で映画を見ているようでした。人も物もすべてビッグサイズでファーストフード店でのドリンクの大きさにもすごくびっくりしたことを覚えています。ディズニーランドやユニバーサルスタジオに連れて行ってもらったり、日曜日に出席した教会では日曜学校のクラスに入り、同じ年ごろのアメリカ人と一緒に過ごしました。言葉は分からなくても知っている単語で身振り手振り一生懸命コミュニケーションをとり、向こうもゆっくり単語を言ってくれて、時折知っている単語が出てきて盛り上がりました。子供ながらに、言葉の壁を感じ、『英語がもっと話せたらな』って強く思い、その事がき...

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  • No-Show→ 100% of price charged.

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