Toru Ikarashi

Mr Toru Ikarashi

Language Tutor in Japanese

Personal profile

Research Interests

Japanese loaned words in Mandarin Chinese

Personal profile

I have been in language field since 2003 with rich experiences in languages.


Since 2003, I have been working in language-related fields and have taught Japanese in various settings, from elementary school to university, in China and New Zealand. I have worked with students from various backgrounds, including heritage speakers, second language learners, and students preparing for studying abroad.

I have also translated various documents from English and Chinese into Japanese for over one decade.


Social welfare field

From 1996 to 2002, I worked for mentally and physically challenged people, supporting them to achieve a better quality of life and independence.


Taught Japanese in Wendeng No.1 High school.

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