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Shizuoka University
Faculty of Education - Major in Subject Education
Job title
Doctor of Philosophy(Osaka University), Master of Arts(MA)(University of Arizona, Graduate School)

Research Areas



English ad a Second language, Department of English, Graduate School, University of Arizona
English Literature (English Linguistics), Graduate School, Division of Letters, Aoyama Gakuin University
Department of English, Faculty of Literature, Waseda University

Published Papers

The Learning and Teaching of Inanimate Subjects: The case of Japanese Learners of English
Shirahata, T., Kondo, T., Suda, K., Otaki, A., Ogawa, M., & Yokota, H.
ARELE (Annual Review of English Language Education)   30号 1-16   Mar 2019   [Refereed]
The Role of Animacy in the Acquisition of Ergative Verbs by Japanese Learners of English
[責任著者]Otaki, Ayano [共著者]Shirahata, Tomohiko
Annual Review of English Language Education (ARELE)   (vol) 28((num)) 177-192   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
The acquisition of English aspects in achievement verbs by Japanese learners of English
[責任著者]Shirahata, Tomohiko [共著者]Mochizuki, Kota,Suda, Koji,Yokota, Hideki,Kondo, Takako,Tamura, T & Otaki, A.
Vol. 26((num)) 201-210   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Knowledge of English prefixes among Japanese adult learners of English
[責任著者]Tamura, Tomoko [共著者]Shirahata, Tomohiko
JACET Bulletin   (vol) 61((num)) 69-87   Feb 2017   [Refereed]


Difficulty order of fourteen different types of wh-questions in English by Japanese high school students
[責任著者]Shirahata, Tomohiko [共著者]Ogawa, Shuhei
(vol) 67((num)) 43-58   Mar 2017
The interaction of animacy with the wh-extraction by Japanese learners of English
[責任著者]Shirahata, Tomohiko [共著者]Suda, Koji,Kondo, Takako,Yokota, Hideki,Ogawa, Mutsumi
Proceedings of PacSLRF2016   (vol)((num)) 181-186   Mar 2017
The Acquisition of “Subject” in to-Infinitive Structures
[責任著者]Ayano Otaki [共著者]Tomohiko Shirahata
(vol) 47((num)) 45-56   Mar 2016
Focus and Prosody in Second Language Acquisition
[責任著者]Yoshimura, Noriko [共著者]Fujimori, Atsushi,Shirahata, Tomohiko
(vol)13((num)2) 21-36   Mar 2015
*Takako happened the traffic accident” is more erroneously accepted than “*Mami fell the snow from the roof”
Tomohiko Shirahata
(vol)((num)) 17-22   Mar 2015

Books etc

Language Acquisition and Development – Proceedings of GALA 2017
K. Suda, H. Yokota, T. Kondo, M. Ogawa, C. Yoshida and T. Shirahata (Part:Joint Work)
Cambridge Scholars Publishing   Feb 2019   
New Perspectives on the Development of Key Competencies in Foreign Language Education (Series: Trends in Applied Linguistics [TAL] 28)
Kondo, Takako,Shirahata, Tomohiko (Part:Joint Work)
Mouton de Gruyter   Aug 2018   
Language Acquisition and Development: Proceedings of GALA 2013 (C. Hamann and E. Ruigendijk (Eds.))
Tomohiko Shirahata,Noriko Yoshimura,Koichi Sawasaki (Part:Joint Work)
Cambridge Scholars Publishing   Oct 2015   
Language Acquisition First language acquisition and Second language acquisition
白畑 知彦 (Part:Joint Work)
Mar 2012   
Generative Approaches to the Acquisition of English by Native Speakers of Japanese
Mouton de Gruyter   Jan 2003