THE ENGLISH LINGUISTIC SOCIETY OF JAPAN

ELSJ

Volume 37

Volume 36

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Volume 37, Issue 1

Articles

A Split Phi-Features Hypothesis and the Origin of the Expletive There
Pages 1-33, Takahiro Honda
Agreement Asymmetries in Welsh
Pages 34-66, Akiko Kobayashi

Brief Articles

On the Historical Development of the English Auxiliary Ought: With Special Reference to Restructuring
Pages 67-79, Toshio Mori

Reviews

Johnson, Mark (2017) Embodied Mind, Meaning, and Reason: How Our Bodies Give Rise to Understanding
Pages 80-89, Masaru Kanetani
Sheehan, Michelle, Theresa Biberauer, Ian Roberts, and Anders Holmberg (2017) The Final-Over-Final Condition: A Syntactic Universal
Pages 90-100, Chizuru Nakao
Berwick, Robert C. and Noam Chomsky (2016) Why Only Us: Language and Evolution
Pages 101-111, Shinri Ohta
Aboh, Enoch, Eric Haeberli, Genoveva Puskás and Manuela Schönenberger (eds.) (2017) Elements of Comparative Syntax: Theory and Description
Pages 112-123, Kenji Sugimoto
Gibbs, Raymond W. Jr. (2017) Metaphor Wars: Conceptual Metaphors in Human Life
Pages 124-135, Kazumi Taniguchi

Volume 37, Issue 2

Invited Articles

A Short Note on English Long and the Why of Negative Polarity
Pages 151-160, Richard S. Kayne

Articles

Implicatures of Vocatives and Their Theoretical Implications
Pages 161-192, Ichiro Hirata

Notes and Discussion

Is Ellipsis Topicalization?
Pages 193-203, Kento Nagatsugu

Reviews

Martins, Ana Maria and Adriana Cardoso (eds.) (2018) Word Order Change
Pages 204-213, Seishirou Ibaraki
Cuyckens, Hubert, Hendrik De Smet, Liesbet Heyvaert and Charlotte Maekelberghe (eds.) (2018) Explorations in English Historical Syntax
Pages 214-223, Yusuke Kume
Bauer, Laurie (2019) Rethinking Morphology
Pages 224-235, Akiko Nagano
Gelderen, Elly van (2018) The Diachrony of Verb Meaning: Aspect and Argument Structure
Pages 236-246, Michiko Ogura
Chafe, Wallace (2018) Thought-based Linguistics: How Languages Turn Thoughts into Sounds
Pages 247-256, Naoki Otani

Volume 36, Issue 1

Invited Articles

Match as Syntax-Prosody MAX/DEP: Prosodic Enclisis in English
Pages 1-28, Junko Ito and Armin Mester
The Scope of Contrasted Scalar Items and Intermediate Implicature
Pages 29-47, Satoshi Tomioka

Brief Articles

Clausal Gerunds and Labeling
Pages 48-68, Ryosuke Sato

Reviews

Richards, Norvin (2016) Contiguity Theory
Pages 69-80, Toru Ishii
Harbour, Daniel (2016) Impossible Persons
Pages 81-92, Tohru Noguchi
Reinhart, Tanya (2016) Concepts, Syntax and Their Interface: The Theta System
Pages 93-102, Takeru Suzuki
Fukui, Naoki (2017) Merge in the Mind-Brain: Essays on Theoretical Linguistics and the Neuroscience of Language
Pages 103-114, Naomi Harada
Yamanashi, Masa-aki (ed.) (2016) Cognitive Linguistics: SAGE Benchmarks in Language and Linguistics
Pages 115-128, Hidemitsu Takahashi

Volume 36, Issue 2

Articles

A Constructional Analysis of the There Speak Expression with Special Reference to Context
Pages 145-179, Takashi Mino
Syntactic and Semantic Factors behind Head Transparency in English Compounds
Pages 180-213, Ryohei Naya

Notes and Discussion

Subject Case Marking and Right Dislocation in Child Japanese
Pages 214-226, Masahiko Dansako

Review Articles

Shared Labels and Partial Labeling
Pages 227-262, Satoru Kanno
Feature Transfer, Left Periphery, and Case Conversion
Pages 263-294, Masao Ochi

Reviews

Stenbrenden, Gjertrud Flermoen (2016) Long-Vowel Shifts in English, c. 1050-1700: Evidence from Spelling
Pages 295-304, Atsuko Ikegashira
Wallage, Phillip W. (2017) Negation in Early English: Grammatical and Functional Change
Pages 305-315, Koji Koike
Bauke, Leah and Andreas Blümel (eds.) (2017) Labels and Roots
Pages 316-325, Tomonori Otsuka