With minimum of our 4 months lessons, you can carry on Japanese conversation for 20 minutes!
You can learn Native Japanese through efficient lessons for International Guests, from anywhere in the world, starting from ¥4,000(USD36) per month.
  • 64 outstanding native-level instructors of various nationalities, living in different parts of the world. (Lives in 11 countries / regions as of March 2020)
  • You can talk directly with Japanese native speaker tutors from anywhere in the world.
You will never be in trouble with studying Japanese!
  • Are you troubled with difficulty making friends or partners who practice Japanese?
  • Dear parents who are considering taking an elementary school examination in Japan.
  • Are you troubled with you can't speak Japanese, therefore cannot get higher-paid job or build up your career?
  • Before you come to Japan, study systems of Japanese society that gives you a good paying job.
For the first time, we create Open Japanese Lesson Site for all of the world!
  • Before coming to Japan, gain knowledge of Japanese culture and customs as well as studying Japanese, and let's make human networks.
  • TalkativeTokyo brings you rewards as learning Japan! [①High-tech, ②Traditional culture / modern subculture and animation, ③Japanese food]

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  • archive 2020.09.10
    【Notice of Special New Semester Campaign!】  TalkativeTokyo will present 6 free lesson tickets as a special bonus to all new official members by the End of September 2020. Students participating in the campaign must remain members for a minimum of three months. If the student interrupts earlier, he or she will have to pay the membership fee for 6 Silver memberships.
  • archive 2020.09.02
    (中文暂定翻译) 亲爱的新参与者, [重要新闻]在9月9日(星期四)之前报名的学生可以继续支付旧费用。 我们将修改学费修改方法,如下所示。 1.从9月10日星期四开始实施。 2.学费的调整适用于9月10日之后新入学的学生。 3.从9月9日(星期三)开始,已在该期间注册的学生将被排除在目标范围之外,并收取旧费用、次数和次数将继续。因此,在9月9日(星期三)之前新入学的学生可以继续使用旧费用。在9月9日之前,这是一个新的订阅广告系列。 4,但是,即使在3的情况下,如果您重新注册,例如课程更改,中止等,则将收取新的费用(新料金)。 5.将重新建立一个新的V(维克多)课程。讲师和学生将提供为期四个月的一对一辅导。这是仅四个月的短期培训课程。 6.单击此处申请V(维克多)课程的个人简介会时间表: → https://www.facebook.com/TalkativeTokyo.jp/ (在Facebook官方网站上进行申请咨询的时间表) 9月9日之前新入学的学生将被收取旧费用。还将提供持续的利益以及新的学期活动(5张免费门票)。请申请。  旧价格:https://talkative.tokyo/payment/?lang=jp  新价格:https://talkative.sakura.tv/payment/?lang=jp
  • archive 2020.09.01
    【Important news】 New Students joined by 9th Sep, you can continue with the old fees.    We inform you, about the change in the fee revision method as follows. 1, The implementation is on Thursday, September 10th. 2, This tuition fees is revised for newly registered students after September 10th. 3, As of September 9th (Wed), existing students who have already registered will not be eligible and the old fee will continue. Therefore, students enrolled by September 9th will be able to continue with the old fees. Until September 9th, there will be a new subscription campaign. 4, However, even in case 3, if you change course, pause or re-register, you shall have to pay the new fee. 5, We will newly open V (Victor) course. Instructors and students will provide one-on-one tutoring for 4 months. This is a special short-term training course for only 4 months. 6, Click here for application for individual consultation appointment of V (Victor) course → https://www.facebook.com/TalkativeTokyo.jp/ New students joined by September 9th will receive the benefits of the old rate, plus we will give you a new semester campaign (5 free tickets). Please apply for a wonderful gift. Old fee: https://talkative.tokyo/payment/?lang=en New fee: https://talkative.sakura.tv/payment/?lang=en
  • 2020.08.02
    【新学期特别活动的通知!】TalkativeTokyo将于2020年9月底前向所有新的正式会员赠送6次免费课程,作为特别奖励。参加该活动的学生必须保持至少连续三个月的会员资格。 如果学生提前终止会员,必须支付白银会员的6次会费。
  • 2020.08.01
    (中文暂定) 修改学费的通知 健谈的东京将从2020年9月1日起修改课程费用。由于价格计划表的修订, 1)黄金课程的课程数量为“每月15次”, 2)将来铂金课程将分为两种类型,并且 3)“每天(A级)课程/白金课程为1节课。 4)“ B(Bravo)白金每天可供2节课。 5)新开设“ V(维克多)”课程,短期培训课程为4个月(16次x 60分钟)。有关详情,请参阅随附的课程计划表(日语和英语)。 在Talkative Tokyo,目前学费和教师费之间存在逆转现象,根据月份的不同,回报率约为120%。我们一直在努力“提供廉价和高质量的课程”,但存在局限性。我们真诚地要求您对这些情况的理解和理解。 请注意,现有表格将一直应用到8月31日,新表格将从9月1日开始应用。 请感谢您一直以来的理解与合作。
  • Notification of revision of tuition fees(English tentative):Talkative Tokyo will revise the lesson fee from September 1, 2020. Due to the revision of the price plan table, 1) the number of lessons for the gold course will be “15 times a month”, 2) the platinum course will be divided into 2 types in the future, and 3) “A (alpha) course/platinum will be 1 lesson every day. 4)“B (Bravo) Platinum is available for 2 lessons every day. 5) New “V (Victor) course is newly established and a short-term training course of 4 months (16 times x 60 minutes). Please refer to new course plan below for details. ◎Alpha-course Silver(6 lessons / month)¥4,000 / month、Gold(15 lessons / month)¥8,800 / month、Platinum(25 minutes daily×1 lesson /day)¥16,800 / month、◎Bravo-course Silver(6 lessons / month)¥5,900 / month、Gold(15 lessons / month)¥11,300/ month、Platinum(25 minutes daily×2 lessons /day)¥34,800 / month、◎Charlie-course;Course for junior high school and high school students(25 minutes daily×1 lesson /day)¥6,400 / month、◎Victor-course(New)Special short-term training 4-month course(Application is based on the terms of service(TOS))You can take a special 60-minute lesson ×16 times (4 months):First year(16 lessons)(Until the end of February 2021)¥200,000、(Tax is not included in the fee)
  • 2020.07.10
    We have newly updated out top page.
  • archive 2020.06.30
    かわらばん6月号(がつごう)を発行(はっこう)しました。 TalkativeTokyo Kawaraban ~Block print newsletter of Japanese Society ~ June 2020 has been published. 今月(こんげつ)のテーマは 【世界で愛される俳句(HAIKU):世界一短い詩】   This theme is 【Haiku】 Haiku loved, around the world: the shortest poem. . The TalkativeTokyo Kawaraban is a Newsletter and Text introduces Japanese culture and society to our students.
  • archive 2020.05.26
    TalkativeTokyo Kawaraban ~ Newsletter and text for Japanese Society ~ May 2020 has been published. This theme is 【日本の結婚式- Wedding ceremony in japan】. The TalkativeTokyo Kawaraban is a Newsletter and Text introduces Japanese culture and society to our students. “Newsletter” is here. → https://talkative.tokyo/magazine/
  • archive 2020.04.19
    We are pleased to inform you that we have issued new press release. 【Press release/プレスリリース】 Notice of new Japanese lessons online "TalkativeTokyo" With minimum of our 4 months lessons, you can carry on Japanese conversation for 20 minutes! 「オンライン・レッスンで最短4か月で20分程度の日本語会話が可能になる」
  • 2020.04.17
    Notification of system maintenance (TalkativeTokyo) We will suspend the system and transfer data due to the establishment of Talkative Tokyo on the following schedule. April 19, 2020, Sunday, from AM9: 00 to AM11: 00 (planned) During this time, our entire system (including the members-only screen and the teachers-only screen) is stopped and cannot be used. We apologize for any inconvenience, and we appreciate your understanding. After the system renewal is complete, transfer message will be displayed from the old address site. The screen will automatically change to the new Talkative Tokyo site 30 seconds later. We would appreciate it, if you could change the registration of this site, which is registered in your bookmarks and favorites. Please also note that the customer service email will be changed.tokyo ]Thank you. Please note that the end time may change slightly depending on the maintenance status.
  • 2020.03.22
    ■Notice of cancellation on exchange meeting in March. Regarding recent measures against coronavirus, we will not be able to hold face-to-face "MeetUp" exchanges in the coming weeks. ① Meetup event policy and measures against coronavirus (COVID-19) https://help.meetup.com/hc/ja/articles/360041040931 We will comply with this policy and postpone the regular meeting this March for at least the next few weeks. If it becomes possible to hold an exchange meeting next April, we are considering an external exchange meeting, such as Edo-Tokyo Museum, as a candidate. Thank you.
  • archive 2020.02.22
    We held the second exchange meeting as "Let's make friends using English, Japanese, Chinese etc, talkatives."
  • 2020.01.11
    The first exchange meeting (small meeting) was held at Waseda University restaurant.
  • 2019.12.24
    We have released "Succession of remaining tickets when you change course" on the Lesson fee plan page.
  • 2019.10.04
    Since we had applied for trademark registration of “GabbyTokyo”, this time that was approved by the Commissioner,JAPAN PATENT OFFICE.
  • 2019.09.19
    【Cup Noodle Factory】uploaded "Cup Noodle Factory", the second video of "Japan Introduction Series: SHOYU JAPAN / Show You Japan" on YouTube. https://youtu.be/znh72emFd-E
  • 2019.09.01
    ■ Important announcement ■ [Notes on applying 10% consumption tax to students newly registered in September] From October 1 this year, the consumption tax will be raised from 8% to 10% in Japan. GabbyTokyo lesson fees are charged as “external tax” on “Monthly Fee” listed in the fee table as before. With regard to this consumption tax, if a student who is newly registered in September becomes a member by card payment, the new tax rate equivalent of 10% will be applied in advance from September due to the system change of the payment agency So please be careful. For new students starting in September, the new tax rate will be applied after September 11th. We are very burdensome for students, but please be aware of this announcement from us. In addition, there is no application from September for students who have been using card payments. Thank you for your understanding.
  • 2019.04.12
    Promotion Video "7 Things You've Gotta Do In Akihabara" has been released to all over the world on YouTube. https://youtu.be/h7u-j3NouZg
  • 2018.06.02
    ”BUSINESS WIRE, USA" published our articles. https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180531006637/en/GabbyTokyo-Companion-Conversational-Japanese-Language-Service

TalkativeTokyo is a service, you can take Japanese lessons on a one-on-one basis with tutors.

In TalkativeTokyo, you can take Japanese lessons without worrying about time and place regardless of your country of residence or nationality.

You just need a device connected to the internet such as a smartphone or a personal computer, and a free application of Skype/Zoom.

Feel free to those who want to enjoy Japanese conversation!

Please enjoy Japanese conversation comfortably at TalkativeTokyo.

If you want to simply talk at your own vacant time, you can use this TalkativeTokyo.

Please improve your Japanese skills by increasing the opportunity to talk in Japanese in your everyday life.

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TalkativeTokyo use Skype/Zoom that is toll-free application to talk with tutors.

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Just choose lesson date and time.
Please select the button of the lesson feasible time (slot) of the tutor, and temporarily hold "schedule", and then you can wait for instructor's approval.
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Please wait while setting up Skype/Zoom.
The tutor will call you at the reserved time.

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