THE ENGLISH LINGUISTIC SOCIETY OF JAPAN

ELSJ

Volume 35

Volume 34

Volume 33

Volume 32

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Volume 35, Issue 1

Invited Articles

On Pronouns, Clitic Doubling, and Argument Ellipsis: Argument Ellipsis as Predicate Ellipsis
Pages 1-37, Željko Bošković
Counterparts Block Some ‘De Re’ Readings
Pages 38-64, Uli Sauerland

Articles

The Derivation of Non-Restrictive Relative Clauses and Their Invisibilities
Pages 65-95, Norimasa Hayashi
On the In-Situ Theory of Sluicing in English: A New Perspective from “Immobile” Elements
Pages 96-121, Yosuke Sato, Nobu Goto and Shin-Ichi Kitada
Two Types of External Causes and an Implication for Causative Alternation
Pages 122-150, Masaki Yasuhara

Brief Articles

Deriving the Direct Object Restriction
Pages 151-172, Masashi Yamaguchi

Reviews

Dehé, Nicole (2014) Parentheticals in Spoken English: The Syntax-Prosody Relation
Pages 173-183, Yoshihito Dobashi
Holmberg, Anders (2016) The Syntax of Yes and No
Pages 184-192, Yuki Ishihara
Al-Mutairi, Fahad Rashed (2014) The Minimalist Program: The Nature and Plausibility of Chomsky’s Biolinguistics
Pages 193-203, Hiroki Narita

Volume 35, Issue 2

Invited Articles

Intervention in Japanese EFL Learners’ Control Constructions with Quantifiers
Pages 221-240, Mineharu Nakayama, Noriko Yoshimura and Atsushi Fujimori
On the Interaction between Modals and Aspects
Pages 241-260, Lisa Lai-Shen Cheng

Articles

Reconstruction, Cyclic Transfer and Reintegration
Pages 261-296, Hiroki Maezawa

Brief Articles

Subextraction from NP and Cyclic Linearization
Pages 297-315, Koji Koike

Reviews

Baker, Mark (2015) Case: Its Principles and Its Parameters
Pages 316-326, Nobuhiro Kaga
Kittilä, Seppo and Fernando Zúñiga (eds.) (2016) Advances in Research on Semantic Roles
Pages 327-337, Seizi Iwata
Alexiadou, Artemis, Elena Anagnostopoulou and Florian Schäfer (2015) External Arguments in Transitivity Alternations: A Layering Approach
Pages 338-350, Naoyuki Akaso
Lohndal, Terje (2014) Phrase Structure and Argument Structure: A Case Study of the Syntax-Semantics Interface
Pages 351-360, Hideki Kishimoto

Volume 34, Issue 1

Invited Articles

Notes on the Locality of Anaphor Binding and A-Movement
Pages 1-33, Mamoru Saito

Articles

Radical Free Merger
Pages 34-68, Tomonori Otsuka

Reviews

Shimamura, Reiko (2014) Go to Ku to Nazuke-kinoo: Niti-eigo no “Keiyoosi + Meisi”-kei o Tyuusin ni (Words, Phrases and the Naming Function: With a Focus on “Adjective + Noun” Forms in Japanese and English)
Pages 69-80, Chigusa Morita
Alexiadou, Artemis, Hagit Borer and Florian Schäfer (eds.) (2014) The Syntax of Roots and the Roots of Syntax
Pages 81-92, Junya Morita
Preminger, Omer (2014) Agreement and Its Failures
Pages 93-104, Yusuke Imanishi
Abe, Jun (2015) The In-Situ Approach to Sluicing
Pages 105-116, Hiroko Kimura
Shlonsky, Ur (ed.) (2015) Beyond Functional Sequence: The Cartography of Syntactic Structures, Volume 10
Pages 117-128, Masako Maeda
Cecchetto, Carlo and Caterina Donati (2015) (Re)labeling
Pages 129-137, Masanobu Sorida
Saito, Mamoru (ed.) (2014) Japanese Syntax in Comparative Perspective
Pages 138-149, Masahiko Takahashi
Epstein, Samuel D., Hisatsugu Kitahara and T. Daniel Seely (2015) Explorations in Maximizing Syntactic Minimization
Pages 150-161, Takahiro Tozawa
Fujita, Koji, Naoki Fukui, Noriaki Yusa and Masayuki Ike-uchi (eds.) (2014) Gengo no Sekkei ・Hattatu ・ Sinka (The Design, Development and Evolution of Language)
Pages 162-172, Satoshi Oku
Jacobson, Pauline (2014) Compositional Semantics: An Introduction to the Syntax/Semantics Interface
Pages 173-182, Takeo Kurafuji
Littlemore, Jeannette (2015) Metonymy: Hidden Shortcuts in Language, Thought and Communication
Pages 183-194, Kohei Suzuki
Cole, Marcelle (2014) Old Northumbrian Verbal Morphosyntax and the (Northern) Subject Rule
Pages 195-205, Kiriko Sato
Bator, Magdalena (2014) Culinary Verbs in Middle English
Pages 206-213, Harumi Tanabe

Volume 34, Issue 2

Articles

Transparent Free Relatives as Specifying Coordination
Pages 235-265, Tetsuya Matsuyama
Reformulating Pair-Merge of Heads
Pages 266-301, Jun Omune
Agreement, Labeling and Sentential Subjects
Pages 302-330, Shin-ichi Tanigawa

Brief Articles

Ellipsis as Topicalization in Derivational Cartographic Structures
Pages 331-347, Masako Maeda
A DP Movement Approach to Relativization from VP Idioms: Toward a Unified Approach
Pages 348-365, Yohei Takahashi

Reviews

Ko, Heejeong (2014) Edges in Syntax: Scrambling and Cyclic Linearization
Pages 366-374, Kazuki Kuwabara
Sikorska, Liliana and Marcin Krygier (eds.) (2013) Evur Happie & Glorious, ffor I Hafe at Will Grete Riches
Pages 375-386, Yoshiyuki Nakao
Alcaraz-Sintes, Alejandro and Salvador Valera-Hernández (eds.) (2014) Diachrony and Synchrony in English Corpus Linguistics
Pages 387-397, Satoru Tsukamoto

Volume 33, Issue 1

Articles

Scrambling and Genitive Subjects in Mongolian
Pages 1-35, Hideki Maki, Lina Bao, Wurigumula Bao and Megumi Hasebe
Deverbal Noun-Forming Processes in English
Pages 36-68, Ryohei Naya

Brief Articles

A Minimalist Analysis of Two Types of English Right Node Raising Constructions
Pages 69-87, Hiroyoshi Tanaka

Notes and Discussion

Be Said to V as an Evidential Construction
Pages 88-99, Yuto Hirayama
Eliminating PF-Reanalysis
Pages 100-107, Ryoichiro Kobayashi
De-activation of ϕ through Pair-Merge
Pages 108-118, Manabu Mizuguchi

Review Articles

Prominence and Structure of Compounds
Pages 119-144, Hisao Tokizaki

Reviews

Łubowicz, Anna (2012) The Phonology of Contrast
Pages 145-156, Haruka Fukazawa
Zamma, Hideki (2013) Patterns and Categories in English Suffixation and Stress Placement: A Theoretical and Quantitative Study
Pages 157-167, Shin-Ichiro Sano
Clements, G. Nick and Rachid Ridouane (eds.) (2011) Where Do Phonological Features Come From?: Cognitive, Physical and Developmental Bases of Distinctive Speech Categories
Pages 168-177, Hidetoshi Shiraishi
de Chene, Brent E. (2014) The Historical Phonology of Vowel Length
Pages 178-189, Chikako Shibata
Parker, Steve (ed.) (2012) The Sonority Controversy
Pages 190-201, Akiko S. Tanaka
Spencer, Andrew (2013) Lexical Relatedness: A Paradigm-based Model
Pages 202-212, Ryo Otoguro

Volume 33, Issue 2

Articles

Word Frequency, Entry Date and Entry Status in Relation to Stress Shifts in English Noun-Verb Pairs
Pages 231-271, Chung-Yu Chen
A Comparative Study of the vP Domain in English and Japanese
Pages 272-306, Takashi Kayashima
The Development of Negative-Initial Constructions in the History of English
Pages 307-339, Koji Koike
Embedded Imperatives in Control
Pages 340-376, Asako Matsuda
Semi-Lexical Categories in Word-Formation: A Case Study in Japanese Mimetic Compounds
Pages 377-414, Ryohei Naya and Keita Ikarashi
On the Nature of English Gerunds
Pages 415-444, Sho Shimokariya
A Unified Account of Elliptical Constructions in Terms of Labeling Theory
Pages 445-477, Rumi Takaki

Brief Articles

On the Scope of Naze ‘Why’ in Japanese
Pages 478-498, Megumi Hasebe, Hideki Maki and Fumikazu Niinuma

Notes and Discussion

Why Is the Wdydwyd Construction Used in the Way It Is Used?
Pages 499-510, Shinya Hirasawa

Review Articles

Is the Theory of Politeness Pragmalinguistic or Sociopragmatic?: A New Look into the Universality/Culture-Specificity Divide
Pages 511-543, Hiroaki Tanaka

Reviews

Reed, Lisa A. (2014) Strengthening the PRO Hypothesis
Pages 544-555, Kohsuke Kishi
Gengel, Kirsten (2013) Pseudogapping and Ellipsis
Pages 556-566, Taichi Nakamura
Luraghi, Sylvia and Heiko Narrog (eds.) (2014) Perspectives on Semantic Roles
Pages 567-579, Junichi Toyota
Petré, Peter (2014) Constructions and Environments: Copular, Passive, and Related Constructions in Old and Middle English
Pages 580-590, Yusuke Kume
Los, Bettelou, Corrien Blom, Geert Booij, Marion Elenbaas and Ans van Kemenade (2012) Morphosyntactic Change: A Comparative Study of Particles and Prefixes
Pages 591-603, Reijirou Shibasaki
Traugott, Elizabeth Closs and Graeme Trousdale (2013) Constructionalization and Constructional Changes
Pages 604-615, Hiroshi Ohashi
Piattelli-Palmarini, Massimo and Robert C. Berwick (eds.) (2013) Rich Languages from Poor Inputs
Pages 616-631, Keiko Murasugi