KONDO, Mariko

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KONDO, Mariko
Waseda University
Faculty of International Research and Education School of International Liberal Studies
Job title
B.A. in Literature(Waseda University), M.A.in Language and Literature in Education(The Institute of Education, The University of London (UK)), M.A.in Phonetics(University College London, University of London (UK)), Ph.D.in Linguistics(The University of Edinburgh (Scotland, UK))
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Research Areas



Oct 1986
Sep 1987
Language and Literature in Education, Institute of Education, University of London
Oct 1987
Jun 1989
Department of Phonetics, University College of London, University of London
Oct 1989
Sep 1996
Phonetics, Linguistics, The University of Edinburgh

Committee Memberships

Apr 2009
Mar 2011
Experimental Phonetic Society of Japan  board member

Published Papers

Acoustic characteristics of Japanese short and long vowels: formant displacement effect revisited
Yazawa Kakeru, Kondo Mariko
Proceedings of the International Congress of Phonetic Sciences 2019      Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Logarithmic duration to predict and discriminate singleton and geminate consonants in Japanese
Amano Shigeaki, Yamakawa Kimiko, Kondo Mariko
Proceedings of the International Congress of Phonetic Sciences 2019      Aug 2019   [Refereed]
Yazawa Kakeru, Whang James, Kondo Mariko, Escudero Paola
Journal of Second Language Research   1-25   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
Effects of phrase-final lengthening on English speakers’ manifestation of lexical accent in Japanese
Yazawa Kakeru, Kondo Mariko
Proceedings of GALA 2017: Language Acquisition and Development   469-482   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
TSUKADA Kimiko, KONDO Mariko
Language and Speech   1-16   Oct 2018   [Refereed]

Books etc

Linguistic Research and Advances of Linguistic Studies Series” Vol. 1: Linguistics Structure and Analysis - Syntax, Phonetics and Phonology, Morphology, Section II "Recent advances of Phonetics and Phonology".
MIYAKODA Haruko, KONDO Mariko and NISHIHARA Tetsuo (Part:Joint Work)
Kaitakusha   Oct 2018   
"Recognition of English Liquid Consonants by Japanese Speakers", in Nishihara, T., S. Tanaka, N. Hayase and T. Ono, (Eds.) "Frontiers of Modern Linguistic Theories"
KONDO Mariko (Part:Joint Work)
Kaitakusha Publishing   Nov 2017   ISBN:978-4-7589-1824-4
Nakano Kouzou, Hattori Yoshihiro, Ono Takahiro, Nishihara Tetsuo (Eds.) (Part:Contributor)
Kaitaku-sha   Nov 2015   ISBN:978-4-7589-2215-9
Allophonic Variation in Japanese Consonants and Problems of Second Language Production
Mariko Kondo (Part:Contributor)
Current Issues in Japanese Phonology: Segmental Variation in Japanese, van de Weijer, J. and Nishihara, T. (eds.), Kaitakusha   Jan 2013   ISBN:978-4-7589-2180-0
Design and Analysis of Asian English Speech Corpus - How to Elicit L1 Phonology in L2 English Data-
Mariko Kondo (Part:Contributor)
Developmental and Crosslinguistic Perspectives in Learner Corpus Research, John Benjamins   Mar 2012   ISBN:978 90 272 0771 5

Conference Activities & Talks

The perception of Mandarin lexical tones by non-native listeners from tonal language backgrounds
TSUKADA Kimiko, KONDO Mariko
The 19th Annual International Conference of Japanese Society for Language Sciences   Jul 2017   Japanese Society for Language Sciences
Acoustic manifestation of English prosody by Japanese learners
the 11th Phonology of Contemporary English Conference: Creation, Change and Spoken Corpora (PAC2015)   13 Apr 2015   
Phonemic interpretation and phonetic manifestation of English liquid consonants by Japanese speakers
the 11th Phonology of Contemporary English Conference: Criation, Change and Spoken Corpora (PAC2015)   13 Apr 2015   
English liquids production by Japanese speakers reconsidered
International Workshop On Audio-Visual Affective Prosody In Social Interaction & Second Language Learning (AVAP 2015)   6 Mar 2015   
Extracting Speaker-Normalized Features with Sub-Neural Networks
RISP International Workshop on Nonlinear Circuits, Communications, and Signal Processing   27 Feb 2015   

Research Grants & Projects

Comparing the comprehensiveness of English speech with the degree of Japanese accent using synthesized Japanese-English bilingual speech
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2019
A corpus-based multi-level analysis of spoken French produced by pre-advanced Japanese learners of French
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2019
Efficient and Painless CALL System Development
The Grant-in-Aid for JSPS: The Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2016
Factors in phoneme perception and production boundaries in Japanese
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2018
To contribute to Japanese speech education, speech technology, and speech medicine, speech perception and production were studied about a geminate phoneme and a fricative/affricate phoneme using Japanese native- and nonnative-speakers. It was rev...
A corpus-based longitudinal study of the interphonological features of Japanese learners of French
Project Year: Nov 2011 - Mar 2015
Our project was aiming at carrying out a corpus-based perception-production longitudinal study of the interphonological features of Japanese learners of French, which could help both researchers in the field of L2 phonology acquisition and languag...