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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Professor, Tamagawa University College of Arts and Sciences Department of Liberal Arts
Shizuokaken Seien Girls' High School
Hamamatsu Nishi High Schoolin Shizuoka Prefecture
Tamagawa Gakuen Junior College for Women
Tamagawa University Literature Department


Faculty of Foreign Language, Nanzan University


A research on Katakana Words.(Loan Words)
24 61-72   2000
Annual Report of the Center for Teaching Education Support, Tamagawa University
A series for growing and observing plants(7volumes)
A series for growing and observing plants(7volumes)   4,7 7/54-57,   1994
Another research on Katakana Words.(Loan Words)
25 69-79   2001
Common Errors in Speaking/Writing English
26 33-47   2002

Books etc

English Conversation : Let's put it in another way
A New Method to Improve your Spoken English
Obunsha   1998   ISBN:4-01-052261-5
Lexis English-Japanese Dictionary
Obunsha   2010   
English Conversation Calendar
Obunsha   2001   
A new approach to English Conversation (Revised Edition)
Pearson Education North Asia Limited (in Hong Kong)   2006   

Research Grants & Projects

Planning on Englich Curriculum in the Department of Arts and Sciences
Project Year: 2010 - 2011
A research for integration of the compulsory subjects, English Communication and "Core subjects", General English.
The Challenges of Integration in K-16 English Instruction
Project Year: 2007 - 2009
A research for English teaching program from kindergarten up to graduation of university. A fundamental duscussion to develop effective programs.
The role of English Grammar in ordinary English communication
Project Year: 2007 - 2011
A research to use grammatically correct English expressions in everyday communication. To acquire accurate English as tools for communication.
American Colloquial Expressions
Project Year: 2008 - 2011
Colloquial and idiomatic expressions that appear in the dialogues in movies and songs.
Practical English
A reserch to improve English proficiency, learning how to study for exams and get good results in official English Exams.