Papers and presentations ======================== #### Yusuke Kubota <a href="../index.html"><span class="label label-info">Back to Home</span></a> <ul class="breadcrumb"> <li><a href="#ms"><strong>Manuscripts</strong></a></li> / <li><a href="#journal"><strong>Journal articles</strong></a></li> / <li><a href="#conf"><strong>Conference papers</strong></a></li> / <li><a href="#working"><strong>Working paper</strong></a></li> / <li><a href="#diss"><strong>Dissertation</strong></a></li> / <li><a href="#review"><strong>Reviews</strong></a></li> / <li><a href="#presentation"><strong>Presentations</strong></a></li> </ul> <!-- Recent manuscripts --> <a id="ms"></a> ### Recent manuscripts - (with Ai Kubota) Using a parsed corpus for linguistic research: A case study on the Coordinate Structure Constraint in Japanese. [**PDF**](csc-kubota-kubota.pdf) - (with Bob Levine) Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. [**Lingbuzz Link**](http://ling.auf.net/lingbuzz/002313), [**local copy**](kl-hybrid.pdf "Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar") <br> This is a chapter draft of a monograph in preparation. Comments are very welcome. - (with Bob Levine) Ellipsis and syntactic information. [**PDF**](kl-ellipsis.pdf "Ellipsis and syntactic information") --------------------------------- <!-- Journal articles --> <a id="journal"></a> ### Journal articles - (2017) (with Bob Levine) Pseudogapping as pseudo-VP ellipsis. *Linguistic Inquiry* 48(2) 213-257. [**DRAFT**](kl-pseudo-long.pdf "Pseudogapping as pseudo-VP ellipsis") - (2016) (with Bob Levine) The syntax-semantics interface of 'respective' predication: A unified analysis in Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. *NLLT* 34(3) 911-973. [**DRAFT**](kl-resp.pdf "The syntax-semantics interface of respective predication") The final publication is available at Springer via <http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11049-015-9315-7>. - (2016) (with Bob Levine) Gapping as hypothetical reasoning. *NLLT* 34(1) 107-156. [**PDF** (preprint)](kl-gapping.pdf "Gapping as hypothetical reasoning") The final publication is available at Springer via <http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11049-015-9298-4>. - (2015) (with Bob Levine) Against ellipsis: Arguments for the direct licensing of 'non-canonical' coordinations. *Linguistics and Philosophy* 38(6) 521-576. [**DRAFT**](kl-coord.pdf "Against ellipsis: Arguments for the direct licensing of 'non-canonical' coordinations") DOI 10.1007/s10988-015-9179-7. - (2015) (with Jungmee Lee) The Coordinate Structure Constraint as a discourse-oriented principle: Further evidence from Japanese and Korean. *Language* 91(3) 642-675. ([link to the published version](http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/language/v091/91.3.kubota.html)) [**PDF** (preprint)](kubota-lee-csc.pdf "The Coordinate Structure Constraint as a discourse-oriented principle") - (2015) Nonconstituent coordination in Japanese as constituent coordination: An analysis in Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. *Linguistic Inquiry* 46(1). 1-42. [**PDF** (preprint)](kubota-ncc.pdf "Nonconstituent coordination in Japanese as constituent coordination") - (2014) The logic of complex predicates: A deductive synthesis of 'argument sharing' and 'verb raising'. *NLLT* 32(4). 1145-1204. [**PDF** (preprint)](kubota-cp.pdf "The logic of complex predicates") The final publication is available at Springer via <http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11049-014-9246-8>. - (2012) The presuppositional nature of *izyoo(-ni)* and *gurai* comparatives: A note on Hayashishita (2007). *Gengo Kenkyuu* 141. 33-46. [**PDF**](http://www3.nacos.com/lsj/modules/documents/LSJpapers/journals/141_forum_kubota.pdf) - (2007) The scope interpretation of complex predicates in Japanese: A unified lexicalist analysis. *Journal of Linguistics* 43(3), 489-530. ([journal's webpage](http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=1379876)) [**PDF**](kubota-cp-scope.pdf) --------------------------------- <!-- Articles in conference proceedings --> <a id="conf"></a> ### Conference papers - (2017) ツリーバンク検索への「UNIX的」アプローチ. 言語資源活用ワークショップ2017発表論文集. 191-202. [**PDF**](https://www.google.co.jp/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0ahUKEwiYqOzt9K7aAhXEKJQKHS17AGYQFgguMAE&url=https%3A%2F%2Frepository.ninjal.ac.jp%2F%3Faction%3Drepository_uri%26item_id%3D1535%26file_id%3D48%26file_no%3D1&usg=AOvVaw2g0NN8H7Ftm4ZDpx5LgMqi) - (2015) 言語理論研究における「ツール」としての範疇文法. 『日本言語学会第151回大会予稿集』 [**PDF**](lsj-paper.pdf), [文法ファイル](lsj151grammar.txt), [派生の例](lsj151derivation.pdf) - (2015) (with Bob Levine) Scope parallelism in coordination in Dependent Type Semantics. In *Proceedings of LENLS 12*. 149--162. [**PDF**](kl-lenls2015.pdf "Scope parallelism in coordination in Dependent Type Semantics") - (2014) (with Bob Levine) Unifying local and nonlocal modelling of respective and symmetrical predicates. In Glyn Morrill, Reinhard Muskens, Rainer Osswald and Frank Richter (eds.), *Formal Grammar 2014*. 104--120. [**PDF**](kl-fg2014.pdf "Unifying local and nonlocal modelling of respective and symmetrical predicates") - (2014) (with Bob Levine) Pseudogapping as pseudo-VP ellipsis. In Nicholas Asher and Sergei Soloviev (eds.), *Logical Aspects of Computational Linguistics 2014*. 122--137. [**PDF**](kl-pseudo.pdf "Pseudogapping as pseudo-VP ellipsis") - (2014) (with Bob Levine) The scope anomaly of Gapping. *Proceedings of NELS 44*. 247--260. [**PDF**](kl-nels44.pdf "The scope anomaly of Gapping") - (2013) (with Bob Levine) Determiner gapping as higher-order discontinuous constituency. Glyn Morrill and Mark-Jan Nederhof (eds.), *Proceedings of Formal Grammar 2012 and 2013*. 225--241. [**PDF**](<kl-fg2013.pdf>) - (2012) (with Jungmee Lee, Anastasia Smirnova and Judith Tonhauser) Cross-linguistic variation in temporal adjunct clauses. *Cahiers Chronos* 25. 141-161. [**PDF**](<kubota-etal-chronos.pdf>) - (2012) (with Ai Matsui) Comparatives and contrastiveness: Semantics and pragmatics of Japanese *hoo* comparatives. In *Proceedings of Formal Approaches to Japanese Linguistics 5*, 126-139. [[**PDF**](<fajl5.pdf>)] - (2012) More on scale structure and degree modification: The case of *kanari* in Japanese. In *Proceedings of CLS 45*, 347-358. Chicago Linguistic Society. [**PDF**](<kanari.pdf>) - (2012) (with Bob Levine) Gapping as like-category coordination. D. B&eacute;chet and A. Dikovsky (eds.), *LACL 2012*. 135-150. [**PDF**](<gapping-lacl.pdf>) - (2011) Phrasal comparatives in Japanese: A measure function-based analysis. O. Bonami and P. Cabredo Hofherr (eds.), *Empirical Issues in Syntax and Semantics 8*, 267-286. [**PDF**](<yori.pdf>) - (2011) (with Wataru Uegaki) Nothing else for *something else*: A variable-free account. In *Proceedings of SALT 19*, 288-305. [**PDF**](<else-salt.pdf>) - (2011) (with Wataru Uegaki) Continuation-based semantics for conventional implicatures: The case of Japanese benefactives. In *Proceedings of SALT 19*, 306-323. [**PDF**](<ci-salt.pdf>) - (2010) Marking aspect along a scale: The semantics of *-te iku* and *-te kuru* in Japanese. In *Proceedings of SALT 20*, 128-146. [**PDF**](<kubota-salt20.pdf>) - (2010) (with Ai Matsui) Modes of Comparison and Question under Discussion: Evidence from 'contrastive comparison' in Japanese. In *Proceedings of SALT 20*, 57-75. [**PDF**](<kubota-matsui-salt20.pdf>) - (2010) Hanchuu-bunpoo-ni-yoru Hi-kooseiso-tooi-setsuzoku-no bunseki. [An analysis of nonconstituent coordination in categorial grammar]. In *Nihon Gengogakkai Dai-140-kai Taikai Yokoshu [Proceedings of The 140th Meeting of Linguistic Society of Japan]*, 80-85. (Japanese). [**PDF**](<ncc-lsj-paper.pdf>) - (2010) (with Carl Pollard) Phonological Interpretation into Preordered Algebras. In Christian Ebert, Gerhard J&auml;ger, and Jens Michaelis eds., *The Mathematics of Language: 10th and 11th Biennial Conference, MOL 10, Los Angeles, CA, USA, July 28-30, 2007 and MOL 11, Bielefeld, Germany, August 20-21, 2009, Revised Selected Papers*, 200-209. - (2009) (with Jungmee Lee, Anastasia Smirnova and Judith Tonhauser) On the cross-linguistic interpretation of embedded tenses. In Arndt Riester and Torgrim Solstad eds., *Proceedings of Sinn und Bedeutung 13*, 307-320. [**PDF**](<kubota-etal-SuB13.pdf>) - (2008) (with Jungmee Lee) Reconsidering the Coordinate Structure Constraint in Japanese and Korean: Syntactic constraint or pragmatic principle? In S. M&uuml;ller, ed., [*Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar*](<http://cslipublications.stanford.edu/HPSG/9/>), 417-435. Stanford: CSLI Publications. [**PDF**](<http://cslipublications.stanford.edu/HPSG/9/kubota-lee.pdf>) - (2008) Solving the morpho-syntactic puzzle of the Japanese *-te* form complex predicate: A Multi-Modal Combinatory Categorial Grammar analysis. In O. Bonami and P. Cabredo Hofherr (eds.), [*Empirical Issues in Syntax and Semantics 7*](<http://www.cssp.cnrs.fr/eiss7/>), 283-306. [**PDF**](<http://www.cssp.cnrs.fr/eiss7/kubota-eiss7.pdf>) - (2007) (with E. Allyn Smith) A Multi-Modal Combinatory Categorial Grammar analysis of Japanese Nonconstituent Clefting. In Ville Nurmi and Dmitry Sustretov eds., *Proceedings of the Twelfth ESSLLI Student Session*, 161-172. [**PDF**](<cleft_esslli_stus.pdf>) - (2007) (with E. Allyn Smith) The Japanese Internally Headed Relative Clause is *not* an E-type pronoun. *Proceedings of Formal Approaches to Japanese Linguistics 4* (MIT Working Papers in Linguistics 55), 149-160. MITWPL. [**PDF**](<ihrc_proc_fajl.pdf>) - (2006) (with E. Allyn Smith) Syntax and semantics of Japanese nonconstituent clefting in Combinatory Categorial Grammar. In C. Davis, A. R. Deal, and Y. Zabbal, eds., *Proceedings of the Thrity-Sixth Annual Meeting of the North East Linguistic Society*, 413-426. Amherst, MA: GLSA Publications. [**PDF**](<jp-cleft-proc-nels-final_pg-num.pdf>) - (2005) Toward a unified analysis of the scope interpretation of complex predicates in Japanese: Evidence from the light verb construction. In S. M&uuml;ller, ed., [*Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar*](<http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/HPSG/6/>), 232-252. Stanford: CSLI Publications. [**PDF**](<http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/HPSG/6/kubota.pdf>) - (2003) Yet another HPSG-analysis for free relative clauses in German. In J.-B. Kim and S. Wechsler, eds., [*Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar*](<http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/HPSG/3/>), 147-167. Stanford: CSLI Publications. [**PDF**](<http://cslipublications.stanford.edu/HPSG/3/kubota.pdf>) - (2003) A constraint-based analysis of association with focus in Japanese. In D. H. Ji and K. T. Lua, eds., *Proceedings of the 17th Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation*, 16-27. Singapore: COLIPS Publications. --------------------------------- <!-- Article in working papers volume --> <a id="working"></a> ### Article in working papers volume - (2017) 統語構造アノテーション支援ツールの開発. 『国立国語研究所論集』13. (Development of a syntactic annotation tool for parsed corpora. To appear in *NINJAL Research Papers* 13) [**DRAFT**](keyaki-ninjal-papers.pdf) - (2013) (with Bob Levine) Coordination in Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. *Ohio State University Working Papers in Linguistics*, Volume 60, 21--50. [**PDF**](<kl-coord-osuwpl.pdf>) --------------------------------- <!-- On-line proceedings volume --> <a id="proceedings"></a> ### On-line proceedings volume - (2013) (co-editor, with Bob Levine) Proceedings for ESSLLI 2015 Workshop `Empirical Advances in Categorial Grammar' University of Tsukuba and Ohio State University. pp.207. [**PDF**](<cg2015all.pdf>) --------------------------------- <!-- Dissertation --> <a id="diss"></a> ### Dissertation - (2010) (In)flexibility of Constituency in Japanese in Multi-Modal Categorial Grammar with Structured Phonology. [**PDF**](<kubota-diss.pdf>) --------------------------------- <!-- Book reviews --> <a id="review"></a> ### Book reviews - (2017) 吉本 啓、中村 裕昭 著『現代意味論入門』書評 [**ドラフト**](yoshimoto-nakamura-review.pdf) - (2015) Review of Chris Barker and Chung-chieh Shan *Continuations and Natural Language*. *Language* 91(4) 954--957. [**DRAFT**](bs-review.pdf) - (2013) Review of Mark Steedman *Taking Scope*. *English Linguistics* 30(2), 740--751. - (2012) Review of Robert D. Borsley and Kersti B&ouml;rjars (eds.) *Non-Transformational Syntax*. Linguist List. <http://linguistlist.org/issues/23/23-2548.html> --------------------------------- <!-- Conference presentations --> <a id="presentation"></a> ### Conference presentations - (2017) (with Ai Kubota) Using a parsed corpus for linguistic research: A case study on the Coordinate Structure Constraint in Japanese. Exploiting Parsed Corpora: Application in Research, Pedagogy, and Processing. NINJAL, Tokyo. - (2016) プラシャント・パルデシ, 吉本 啓, アラステア・バトラー, 窪田 悠介, 窪田 愛, 福島 一彦. 統語・意味解析情報付き日本語コーパスの構築に向けて. 日本言語学会第153回大会. - (2016) (with Bob Levine) Ellipsis and syntactic information. LAGB 2016. ([slides](lagb-slides.pdf)) - (2015) 言語理論研究における「ツール」としての範疇文法. 日本言語学会第151回大会. ([スライド](<lsj151-slides.pdf>)) - (2015) (with Bob Levine) Scope parallelism in coordination in Dependent Type Semantics. LENLS 12. Tokyo. ([slides](<geach-LENLS-slides.pdf>)) - (2015) (with Bob Levine) A unified analysis of 'respective' and summative readings. WCCFL 33. ([poster](<resp-wccfl-poster.pdf>)) - (2014) (with Bob Levine) Unifying local and nonlocal modelling of respective and symmetrical predicates. Formal Grammar 2014. ([slides](<fg-respective-slides.pdf>)) - (2014) (with Bob Levine) Pseudogapping as pseudo-VP ellipsis. Logical Aspects of Computational Linguistics 2014. ([slides](<lacl14-slides.pdf>)) - (2013) (with Bob Levine) The scope (non-)anomaly of determiner gapping. NELS 44. UConn. ([handout](<nels-handout.pdf>)) - (2013) (with Bob Levine) Determiner gapping as higher-order discontinuous constituency. Formal Grammar 2013. ([slides](<fg-gapping.pdf>)) - (2012) (with Bob Levine) Gapping as like-category coordination. Logical Aspects of Computational Linguistics 2012. ([slides](<lacl.pdf>)) - (2011) (with Bob Levine) Against ellipsis: Arguments for the direct licensing of 'non-canonical' coordinations. Colloque de Syntaxe et S&eacute;mantique &agrave; Paris 2011. Paris, France. ([slides](<coord-cssp.pdf>)) - (2011) Revisiting the progressive/perfect ambiguity of *-te iru* in Japanese: A scale-based analysis. Colloque de Syntaxe et S&eacute;mantique &agrave; Paris 2011. Paris, France. ([handout](<teiru-cssp_2up.pdf>)) - (2011) Scale compatibility and scale composition: An analysis of manner of motion verbs in Japanese. Sinn und Bedeutung 16. Utrecht. Netherlands. ([handout](<motion-sub_2up.pdf>)) - (2010) Sukeeru-koozoo-ni-motozuku goi-imiron, goyooron-ni taisuru keishiki-teki apuroochi-no shinten. (Workshop on recent advances in lexical semantics and pragmatics from a scale-based approach to formal semantics). The 140th Meeting of Linguistic Society of Japan. (Workshop organizer). ([workshop description](<lsj_wksp_proc.pdf>) (Japanese)) - (2010) Hanchuu-bunpoo-ni-yoru hi-kooseiso-tooi-setsuzoku-no bunseki. [An analysis of nonconstituent coordination in categorial grammar]. The 140th Meeting of Linguistic Society of Japan. (Japanese). - (2010) Marking aspect along a scale: The semantics of *-te iku* and *-te kuru* in Japanese. SALT20, UBC & SFU. ([handout](<tekuru_2up.pdf>), [poster](<poster.pdf>)) - (2010) (with Ai Matsui) Modes of Comparison and Question under Discussion: Evidence from 'contrastive comparison' in Japanese. SALT20, UBC & SFU. ([handout](<hoo_2up.pdf>)) - (2010) (with Ai Matsui) Comparatives and contrastiveness: Semantics and pragmatics of Japanese *hoo* comparatives. Formal Approaches to Japanese Linguistics 5. UCSC. ([handout](<handout_fajl5.pdf>)) - (2009) Phrasal comparatives in Japanese: A measure function-based analysis. Colloque de Syntaxe et S&eacute;mantique &agrave; Paris 2009. Paris, France. ([handout](<yori_cssp_hdt_2up.pdf>)) - (2009) (with Carl Pollard) Phonological Interpretation into Preordered Algebras. Mathematics of Language 11. University of Bielefeld. Bielefeld, Germany. ([slides](<mol_slides.pdf>)) - (2009) (with Wataru Uegaki) Nothing else for *something else*: A variable-free account. SALT 19. Ohio State University. Columbus, Ohio. ([slides](<else_slides_salt.pdf>), [handout (6up)](<else_slides_salt-2x3.pdf>)) - (2009) (with Wataru Uegaki) Continuation-based semantics for conventional implicatures and the Japanese benefactive. SALT 19. Ohio State University. Columbus, Ohio. ([handout](<ci_hdt_salt_2up.pdf>)) - (2009) (with Jungmee Lee) The Coordinate Structure Constraint: Syntactic constraint or pragmatic principle? LSA Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA. ([handout](<lsa-csc-final_2up.pdf>)) - (2008) (with Jungmee Lee, Anastasia Smirnova and Judith Tonhauser) The Cross-linguistic interpretation of embedded tenses. Sinn und Bedeutung 13. University of Stuttgart. Stuttgart, Germany. ([handout](<SuB-talk.pdf>)) - (2008) (with Jungmee Lee, Anastasia Smirnova and Judith Tonhauser) Cross-linguistic variation in temporal adjunct clauses. Chronos 8: International Conference on Tense, Aspect, Mood and Modality. University of Texas at Austin. Austin, Texas. ([handout](<chronos_2up.pdf>)) - (2008) (with Jungmee Lee) The Coordinate Structure Constraint as a discourse-oriented principle: Further evidence from Japanese and Korean. Workshop on Grammar at the Interfaces (HPSG 2008). Keihanna, Japan. ([handout](<csc-hpsg-hdt_2up.pdf>)) - (2007) A Multi-Modal Combinatory Categorial Grammar analysis of *-te* form complementation. Colloque de Syntaxe et S&eacute;mantique &agrave; Paris 2007. Paris, France. ([slides](<te_slides_cssp.pdf>), [handout (6up)](<te_slides_cssp-2x3.pdf>)) - (2007) (with E. Allyn Smith) Linking semantic and pragmatic factors in the Japanese Internally Headed Relative Clause. Interdisciplinary Approaches to Relative Clauses (REL07). Cambridge, UK. ([slides](<rel07.pdf>), [handout](<rel07_hdt_4up.pdf>)) - (2007) (with E. Allyn Smith) A Multi-Modal Combinatory Categorial Grammar analysis of Japanese Nonconstituent Clefting. The Twelfth ESSLLI Student Session. Trinity College. Dublin, Ireland. ([slides](<stus_slides.pdf>)) - (2006) (with E. Allyn Smith) The Japanese Internally Headed Relative Clause is *not* an E-type pronoun. Formal Approaches to Japanese Linguistics 4. Osaka University. Osaka, Japan. ([handout](<ihrc_fajl_2up.pdf>)) - (2005) (with E. Allyn Smith) Syntax and semantics of Japanese nonconstituent clefting. NELS 36. University of Massachusetts, Amherst. ([handout](<jp-cleft-hdt-nels.pdf>)) - (2005) Quasi-light verbs and the scope interpretation of complex predicates in Japanese. HPSG 2005. University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal. ([handout](<lisbon-hdt_2up.pdf>)) - (2003) A constraint-based analysis of association with focus in Japanese. Paclic 17. Singapore. ([handout](<paclic_handout_2up.pdf>)) - (2002) Yet another HPSG-analysis for free relative clauses in German. HPSG 2002. Kyung Hee University, Seoul, South Korea. ([handout](<seoul.pdf>)) --------------------------------- <!-- Presentations at workshops and discussion groups --> ### Presentations at workshops and discussion groups - (2018) (with Bob Levine) Gapping, stripping and anomalous scope. Semantics Research Group. Keio University, Tokyo. - (2018) Reconsidering the Coordinate Structure Constraint once again: Corpus-based evidence. Conceptual and Methodological Alternatives in Theoretical Linguistics. University of Tsukuba. - (2018) Treebanks and theoretical linguistics research. Seminar in Linguistics. University of Tsukuba. - (2017) (with Koji Mineshima) From Keyaki to ABC: A treebank conversion project. Second Collaborative Project Meeting of the NPCMJ Project. Kobe University, Kobe. - (2017) ツリーバンク検索への「UNIX的」アプローチ. 言語資源活用ワークショップ. 国立国語研究所. 東京. - (2016) FraCaS meets transformational grammar. Unshared Task at LENLS 13: Theory and System analysis with FraCaS, MultiFraCaS and JSeM Test Suites. Tokyo. ([slides](unshared-slides.pdf), [code](unshared.prolog)) - (2016) Recent trends in formal semantics and computational linguistics. Semantics Workshop in Tokai. Nagoya Gakuin University. Nagoya. - (2015) Pseudogapping in Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. Semantics Workshop in Tokai. Nagoya Gakuin University. Nagoya. - (2015) (with Bob Levine) Scope parallelism in coordination in Dependent Type Semantics. Dynamic Semantics: Modern Type Theoretic and Category Theoretic Approaches. OSU. - (2015) The proper treatment of coordination in ordinary English. Semantics Workshop in Tokai. Nagoya Gakuin University. Nagoya. - (2014) 言語理論をつくる (Constructing a linguistic theory). 筑波大学人文社会国際比較研究機構 (Institute for Comparative Research for Human and Social Sciences). University of Tsukuba. Tsukuba. - (2014) Beyond LF movement: A new perspective on the syntax-semantics interface in Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. Semantics Workshop in Tokai. Nagoya Gakuin University. Nagoya. - (2014) Formal Properties of Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. Bekki Lab. Ochanomizu University, Tokyo. - (2012) Hybrid Type-Logical Categorial Grammar. Hanchuu-bunpoo-to Shoomei-ron (Workshop on Categorial Grammar and Proof Theory) II, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo. ([slides](<hybrid.pdf>)) - (2012) The logic of complex predicates: Unifying transformational and non-transformational approaches in categorial grammar. Workshop on Japanese Syntax, Semantics, and Pragmatics, University of Chicago, Chicago. - (2011) Revisiting the progressive/perfect ambiguity of *-te iru* in Japanese: A scale-based analysis. Synners, Ohio State University. - (2011) Revisiting the progressive/perfect ambiguity of *-te iru* in Japanese: A scale-based analysis. Grammar and Meaning, Northwestern University. ([handout](<teiru-nu_2up.pdf>)) - (2010) Gengo-riron-toshite-no Hanchuu-bunpoo-no Kanoosei (Possibilities of Categorial Grammar as a linguistics theory). Hanchuu-bunpoo-to Shoomei-ron (Workshop on Categorial Grammar and Proof Theory), Ochanomizu University, Tokyo. ([slides](<cp-slides.pdf>)) - (2010) (with Wataru Uegaki) On-in, Imi-hyooshiki-tsuki Suiron-niyoru Nihongo-shubunaizai-kankeisetsu-to Giji-dokuritsu-bun-no Bunseki (An analysis of Internally Headed Relative Clauses and Pseudo Independent Clauses in Japanese in labelled deduction with phonological and semantic labelling). Hanchuu-bunpoo-to Shoomei-ron (Workshop on Categorial Grammar and Proof Theory), Ochanomizu University, Tokyo. ([slides](<ihrc-slides.pdf>)) - (2009) Nonconstituent coordination in Japanese as constituent coordination: A categorial grammar analysis. SWAMP: Midwest Workshop on Semantics, University of Chicago, Chicago. ([slides](<swamp.pdf>)) - (2009) Setting the standard, measuring degrees: The semantics of *yori* 'than' phrases and measure phrases in Japanese. Semantics Research Group, Tokyo. - (2006) (with E. Allyn Smith). The Japanese Internally Headed Relative Clause: Toward a unified treatment with null pronouns. The First Midwest Workshop on Semantics, University of Chicago, Chicago. - (2006) (with E. Allyn Smith). The Japanese Internally Headed Relative Clause is *not* an E-type pronoun. Semantics Research Group, Tokyo.