Summary: Japanese linguistics; foreign language teaching methodology; e-learning
Key Publications and Activities
2011. "An attempt to increase vocabulary of intermediate-advanced leaeners of Japanese". BATJ Journal No.12. The British Association for Teaching Japanese as a Foreign Language.
2001. "Pragmatic transfer-the appearance of refusal 'NO' in Japanese speaker's English". Studies in Japanese Language Teaching no.7. The Council of Japanese Language Teaching.
2011. "Basic Japanese Language: Establishing a firm foundation for receptive and productive language skills". SMLC Language Teaching Forum at University of Leeds
2011. "Intermediate-advanced learners' speaking skills - Persuasiveness". The 14th BATJ Annual Conference at University of Oxford. (Joint presentation)
2010. "An attempt to increase vocabulary of intermediate-advanced leaeners of Japanese". The 13th BATJ Annual Conference at University of Reading.
- EAST1210 Basic Japanese Language
- EAST2212&2213 Japanese 2A&2C / Written Communication Skills
- EAST3321 Japanese 3A / Written Communication Skills