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My lessons start in December 2013. Please send me a message before the lesson if you have any questions or requests.

If you're thinking about taking a lesson, please send me a message telling me about your language study goals, and if you have an learning method requests.

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Hello! I'm Ryoko.

This is my 4th year working in Thailand.
Since October 2013, I have been a working mother.


【About my experience with Thai】

(4 years old - 16 years old)
Ever since I was little I loved talking to people from other countries! I loved English too!

(17 years old)
One summer in high school, I went on a short term study abroad program in Canada and was shocked at how little I knew about Japan as a Japanese person. I decided to become a Japanese teacher.

(18 years old)
As I was volunteering as a Japanese teacher, I met a Thai person who was studying Japanese. I was so embarrassed at how little I knew about non English speaking countries. My point of view was so narrow and full of misconceptions. I decided to start learning Southeast Asian languages.

(19 - 22 years old)
I majored in International Languages and Culture at Kanda University of International Studies. I double majored in Thai and English and completed the course for Japanese language instructors.

(22 - 25 years old)
I searched for a way to come into contact with Thailand while working as a company employee

(25 - 28 years old)
I switched jobs and worked as a data collector focusing mainly on Thai politics and economy for a Japanese information magazine called newsclip.

(Now)
Got married to the Japanese man I met in Thailand
Gave birth in Thailand and now I'm working hard to raise my child in a "sabai sabai" way.
Taking into consideration the fact that I'm raising a child, I recently came back to Japan and I will be here for a little while.

※Sabai sabai is a Thai phrase meaning "happy, comfortable, taking it easy"

As I am raising my child, I am also doing translation work.


【Before your first Thai lesson】
Please tell me why you want to study Thai.
I will do the best I can to create a lesson based on your wishes.

 

On top of that, please let me know which of the following types you are:

1. I grasp words by sound and remember them by hearing them

2. I learn the language's rules by reading text

3. I learn the meaning of a vocabulary word and memorize it by writing it down

It is often said that Thai pronunciation is difficult.
Why is that? It's because Japanese people try to read Thai in katakana.

This will become an obstacle in your progress with Thai!(;_;)
You must not read it in katakana.

Therefore, please refer back to the types of learners and choose accordingly.

Of course, if at some point you realize "I choose the wrong one! I'm a different type!" you can always switch.


About the request times 》

Please do your best to request all 3 top choices for lesson times          
About the cancel policy

If you cancel within 12 hours of the lesson time, I require 50% of the cancellation fee. Thank you for your understanding. 

※※※ Notice ※※※ 
If there's a certain type of lesson you would like, even if it's not already listed, please send me a message!

English Translation: 7/23/2014 - The Cafetalk Team 


Cafetalk's cancellation policy

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• Cancelation possible at any time without charge.
After request is confirmed (fixed)
More than 24 hours before lesson start time.→ Cancellation is possible at any time.
Less than 24 hours before lesson start time.→ The tutor may take a cancellation fee.
No-Show→ The tutor may take a cancellation fee.
(Please check with the tutor for details.)
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文法重視の単発レッスンです もしタイ語の文法書をお持ちでしたら、タイトル等の情報を共有ください。 文法書をご利用しないスタイルでしたら...

Pack of 5 (1,760 Points per lesson)

動画を用いて実際の対人のタイ語に耳を慣らせながら 基本から日常的に使われている文法、単語やイディオムを学びましょう

Pack of 5 (1,760 Points per lesson)

タイ文字レッスンパックの5回パックです。 タイ文字を学習することで旅行やコミュニケーションがもっと活発になるだけではなく、発音も矯正され...

Pack of 10 (1,700 Points per lesson)

継続レッスン用のお得パックです

Pack of 5 (1,700 Points per lesson)

このレッスンでは宿題として予め生徒さんに読んでもらいたいタイ語の文章や、調べておいていただきたい表現を用意して、その使い方をレッスンの中で...

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試験受験前の対策をされたい方向けパックコースです。 単語や文法表現、過去問練習をしていきましょう。

Pack of 3 (733 Points per lesson)

継続的にアウトプット練習したい方オススメのレッスンです^ ^ 通常レッスンより500ポイントお得!

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にほん で せいかつする とき の ひょうげん や たんご を かいわ で れんしゅう しましょう

タイのニュースや歴史、文化、最新時事問題などさまざまなことを日本語でお話して、理解を深めましょう^^

タイの方とライン、メールやチャットでタイ語でやり取りできるよう辞書の引き方の練習、実際の翻訳、作文の練習を行います

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継続レッスンご希望の方のお得パックです。

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タイのドラマや映画でリスニング、表現力をきたえます。

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