Ryu Murakami

Community Tutor
Filipino (Tagalog)
From JapanLiving in Malolos, Philippines (22:29 UTC+08:00)
A nocturnal, probably available in your timezone :D
About Me
italki teacher since Feb 27, 2022
Hi! I’m Ryu from Japan and I am a native speaker of Japanese. I also speak English and Filipino fluently. I have lived in Japan, the Philippines, Malaysia, and Hong Kong. I was a flight attendant and I love traveling, learning different languages, and listening to music. I have been learning Spanish and I love listening to Spanish / Latin American music. Taylor Swift, Fall Out Boy, K-Pop? TWICE. I love to travel because I want to experience the unknown. It’s amazing how it makes us appreciate the opportunity and experience of a lifetime, while learning and having fun at the same time. 海外生活長い、旅好き、音楽好き、日本語英語比語

Japanese Lessons

Filipino (Tagalog)
Trial Lesson
136 lessons completed
USD 5.00+
Let’s talk in Japanese 🇯🇵
A1 -  C2

Conversation Practice

636 lessons completed
USD 6.70+
Package with 13% off
Basic Japanese Foundation for Beginners 初心者向け日本語の基礎
A1 -  A2


202 lessons completed
USD 6.70+
Package with 11% off


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166 Reviews

Andrés Hidalgo F
22 Japanese lessons
Teacher’s pick
Ryu San is such a great professor, he has a lot a lot patience and you can have a great time with him while you are learning! If you are looking for someone to feel like a friend teaching you I will surely recommend Ruy San!
Oct 28, 2022
21 Japanese lessons
Teacher’s pick
Another great lesson with Murakami Sensei. Recently, Sensei patiently helped me with my 発音 and it was through the correction that I discovered how the incorrect 発音 affected my orthograph. Glad to have my Japanese levelled up. ありがとうございます。
Oct 9, 2022
Rick Nishioka
19 Japanese lessons
Teacher’s pick
Great first lesson with Ryu-San! He is very knowledgeable and patient, knowing when to interrupt and correct me and when to allow me to develop my fluency. I was quite nervous in the beginning of our class but he made me feel at ease in the very first minutes. He has a genuine interest in teaching Japanese and of getting to know other people and other cultures, which probably is one of the greatest drives for him to achieve excellent in what he does. Thank you, Ryu-san for the class today 🙇🏻‍♂️🙇🏻‍♂️🙇🏻‍♂️
Jun 25, 2022
Callum Fitzpatrick
1 Japanese lesson
I had a fantastic conversation with Ryu today! We spoke about a variety of topics and he was great fun to talk to, patient, knowledgable and refreshingly honest about everything! He also corrected me the perfect amount so as to not disrupt the flow of the conversation and make sure I had plenty of opportunities to try and express myself. Thanks Ryu-San!
Jan 24, 2023
2 Japanese lessons
I had my first lesson today. Solid teacher. I'll be booking more sessions.
Jan 23, 2023
1 English lesson
the first class that I had was amazing the teacher is great he is a kind so patient and friendly. thanks.
Jan 22, 2023
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