OKADA Nobuo

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Name
OKADA Nobuo
Affiliation
Kansai Gaidai University
Section
College of International Professional Development
Job title
Professor
Degree
Master of Literature(Tokyo University of Education)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Oct 2011
 - 
Today
Professor, Kansai Gaidai University
 
Apr 2005
 - 
Sep 2011
Professor, Graduate School of Language and Cuture, Osaka University
 
Oct 2001
 - 
Mar 2005
Professor, Faculty of Language and Culture, Osaka University
 
Jul 1989
 - 
Sep 2001
Professor, Kyoto University of Education
 
2001
   
 
- Professor, Faculty of Language and Culture,
 
1979
 - 
2001
Professor, Facutly of Education,
 
Apr 1977
 - 
Jun 1989
Associate Professor, Kyoto University of Education
 
1977
 - 
1979
Associate Professor, Faculty of Education,
 
1975
 - 
1977
Full-time Lecturer, Faculty of Education,
 
Apr 1975
 - 
Mar 1977
Full-time Lecturer, Kyoto University of Education
 
 
   
 
Osaka University
 
 
   
 
Kyoto University of Education
 
 
   
 
Kyoto University of Education
 
 
   
 
Kyoto University of Education
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1975
English Linguistics, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Tokyo University of Education
 
 
 - 
1973
English Linguistics, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Tokyo University of Education
 
 
 - 
1971
English Linguistics and English Literature Major, Faculty of Literature, Tokyo University of Education
 

Awards & Honors

 
Aug 2014
Excellence in Academic Publication, The Japan Association of College English Teachers
 

Published Papers

 
Pedagogical English Grammar Research and its Application in English Education
OKADA Nobuo
JACET Kansai Journal   (20) 11-22   Mar 2018   [Invited]
"go" and "like," direct speech-introducing expressions
OKADA Nobuo
(22374) 13-13   Jan 2013   [Invited]
What Does "if you ask me" Modify?
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22313) 21-21   Nov 2012   [Invited]
"as best you can" and "as best as you can"
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22286) 21-21   Oct 2012   [Invited]
Yours truly refers to the speaker/writer himself
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22259) 15-15   Sep 2012   [Invited]
between six and eight people―Prepositional phrases representing numbers which appear in front of nouns
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22232) 15-15   Aug 2012   [Invited]
how to attach the suffix -er to the phrasal verb consisting of a verb and an adverb
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22204) 15-15   Jul 2012   [Invited]
the structure of the complex noun comedian-turned-governor and how it was created
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22177) 15-15   Jun 2012   [Invited]
The Meaning and Usage of "If that isn’t the most sickening"
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22123) 13-13   May 2012   [Invited]
Is "what little savings they had" an interrogative Sentence?
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22150) 15-15   May 2012   [Invited]
The structure and meaning of the next thing I knew
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22096) 15-15   Apr 2012   [Invited]
The structure and meaning of like the man-eating tiger she is
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22068) 15-15   Mar 2012   [Invited]
Does "if not or X" mean "X no tamedenakereba"?
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22041) 15-15   Feb 2012   [Invited]
Is "what" of "John knows what Mary knows" a n interrogative word or relative pronoun?
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (22013) 13-13   Jan 2012   [Invited]
What does "the closest I’ve ever gotten to" mean?
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (21980) 15-15   Dec 2011   [Invited]
The meaning and grammatical explanation of "truth be told"
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (21953) 15-15   Nov 2011   [Invited]
the meanings of "you would of thought" and "the way they all carried on about this"
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (21919) 13-13   Oct 2011   [Invited]
"help oneself" in a riot scene--an unexpected usage of "help oneself"
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (21892) 15-15   Oct 2011   [Invited]
On the connection of primary, secondary, and tertiary education
OKADA Nobuo
60(6) 28-30   Sep 2011   [Invited]
Isn't "no matter S" the only form possible? -- On "no matter NP"
OKADA Nobuo
The Daily Yomiuri   (21865) 15-15   Aug 2011   [Invited]

Misc

 
Teaching Grammar in English
OKADA Nobuo
(14/15) 136-137   Sep 2011   [Invited]
Research in UG-based SLA and English Language Education--From a Viewpoint of Linguistic Theory
The English Teachers' Magazine 53/6, 12-15   53(6) 12-15   2004
English Grammar and English Education at the University
The Rising Generation 150/9, 26-27   150(9) 18-19   2004
On Parenthetical Clauses
Asahi Press, Studies in English Linguistics   5, 154-162    1977
Backward Pronominalization across Coordinate Structures
The MIT Press, Linguistic Inquiry   6(2) 330-335   1975
Notes on Interpretive Semantics
Asahi Press, Studies in English Linguistics   3, 182-208    1975
Notes on English Questions
Studies in English Linguistics   1,92-95    1972

Books etc

 
"Towards a Better University English Grammar," New Horizons in English Language, ed. by Masanori Toyota and Shigeo Kikuchi, 53-76.
OKADA Nobuo
Kansai Gaidai University   Dec 2013   ISBN:978-4-87335-028-8
the content of pedagogical English grammar and how to teach it: word, grammar, and discourse
OKADA Nobuo
Kenkyusha   Jul 2012   ISBN:978-4-327-41080-3
Coordination and Subordination
Liber Press, Synchronic and Diachronic Approaches to Language   1994   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Teaching Grammatical \constructions by Making Use of Scenes and Contexts [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
The Association for Japanese and English Language and Culture   Jun 2012   
Teaching grammatical constructions while reading short stories
OKADA Nobuo
JACET Pedagogical English Grammar Research Group   Mar 2012   
University English grammar [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
New Horizons in English Language Teaching: Language, Literature and Education   Dec 2011   
Teaching Grammar in Contexts [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
New Horizons in English Language Teaching: Language, Literature and Education   Dec 2011   
English gramar teaching in college English education [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
Nov 2011   
The meaning of studying at Amino Senior High School--Believe in the future and live by a mission [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
Oct 2011   
Pedagogical English Grammar―Some Suggestions for its Improvement [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
Sep 2011   
Grammatical research in English in the dynamic theory of grammar and the reconstruction of pedagogical Engllish grammar [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
Sep 2011   
The content of university English grammar and its teaching [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
Aug 2011   
How to use the result of grammatical studies in class [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
Aug 2011   
Issues of Grammar for Communication in ELT in Japan [Invited]
OKADA Nobuo
15 Apr 1995   
On a Generation of Parenthetical Clauses
OKADA Nobuo
1976   

Research Grants & Projects

 
1st & 2nd language acquisition
A Study of Pedagogical English Grammars for Japanese Learners
A Study of Correspondence between Meaning and Form