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Level up your Japanese communication skills at our language schools in Tokyo, Yokohama, and Online

We make learning easy with our flexible scheduling, professional instructors, and friendly staff.

Intensive, part-time, JLPT, and private Japanese lessons offered with open enrollment.


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Remote Lessons due to Covid-19 Pandemic: In addition to in-school lessons, we are also offering all lessons remotely. You can attend online with a webcam and microphone. When you fill out a contact inquiry, please let us know that you would like to attend remotely.



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Established in 2000, we have been teaching Japanese lessons to international residents of Tokyo and Yokohama and their families for over 20 years If you are looking for information about our course schedules and pricing - please visit Japanese Lessons in the main menu.

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JLPT N3 Grammar - わりに (How to say "Considering..." in Japanese)

We have another Youtube companion blog for you!  This article goes over Yuka-sensei’s video about the JLPT N3 grammar point: 割わりに (wari ni) – meaning “considering...

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We offer a free interview and level check in person or via Skype.



    Hours and Schedule:


    Tokyo and Yokohama
    : 9:00 - 21:00 JST

    Coto Online: 24 hours per day

    Due to the covid-19 pandemic. All lessons offered at our Tokyo and Yokohama locations can be taken remotely.
    The schools are still offering in-person lessons, but remote lessons for in-school students are available by request.
    Coto Online lessons are one-to-one online lessons, and they are different from remote lessons which are also conducted online.

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