GROSS Thomas Michael

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GROSS Thomas Michael
Aichi University
Faculty of International Communication, Department of Language Communication
Job title
Ph.D., Japanese Linguistics

Research Areas

  • Linguistics / Linguistics / Catena-based Dependency Grammar

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1998
Professor, Faculty of International Communication


Apr 1995
Mar 1997
Japanese language and linguistics, Japanese language and linguistics, Doshisha Women's College
Apr 1991
Feb 1992
Japanese language and linguistics, Center for Japanese Studies, Marburg University (Germany)
Apr 1989
Mar 1991
German language and linguistics, Faculty of Letters, Tokyo University
Philosophy, Faculty of Letters, Marburg University (Germany)

Published Papers

GROẞ Thomas Michael
Journal of Linguistics   53 641-688   Aug 2017   [Refereed]
This article investigates a particular phenomenon of coordination that delivers important clues about the nature of syntactic structures. We call this phenomenon LEFT NODE
BLOCKING – the designation is a play on the related concept of RIGHT NODE R...
GROSS Thomas Michael
Folia Linguistica   50(1) 97-135   May 2016   [Refereed]
Coauthor: Timothy Osborne
GROSS Thomas Michael
ACL Anthology W15: Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Dependency Linguistics (Depling 2015)   W15(21) 111-120   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
Coauthor: Timothy Osborne
Some Observations on the Hebrew Desiderative Construction
GROSS Thomas Michael
SKY Journal of Linguistics   27 7-41   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Clitics in dependency morphology
GROSS Thomas Michael
Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today: Dependency Linguistics: Recent advances in linguistic theory using dependency structures   215 229-252   Jun 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
GROSS Thomas Michael
Zeitschrift für Sprachwissenschaft   32(1) 41-73   Dec 2013   [Refereed]
Coauthor: Timothy Osborne
GROSS Thomas Michael
Studia Linguistica   66(2) 94-127   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Coauthor: Timothy Osborne
GROSS, Thomas Michael
Syntax   15(4) 354-396   Sep 2012   [Refereed]
Coauthors: Timothy Osborne, Michael Putnam
GROSS, Thomas Michael
Cognitive Linguistics   23(1) 165-216   2012   [Refereed]
Coauthors: Timothy Osborne
Catenae in Morphology
GROSS, Thomas Michael
Proceedings of Depling 2011   47-57   2011   [Refereed]


Bracketing Paradoxes in Dependency Morphology
GROSS Thomas
Language and Culture   24 1-28   Jan 2011
Minimalist Yoda
GROSS Thomas
Language and Culture   20 3-29   Jan 2009
Concise Wordbook of German Verbs
Civilization 21 Special Edition Discussion Paper No.1-a, b, c   (1) 600   2001

Books etc

Kleines Handbuch japanischer Adjektive
iudicium Verlag   2002   
Theoretical Foundations of Dependency Syntax
iudicium Verlag   1999   
Kleines Handbuch japanischer Funktionsgefüge
Buske Verlag Hamburg   1998   
Valenzen japanischer Verben
Tectum Verlag Marburg   1994