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  • The axial part phrase in Japanese 

    Takamine, Kaori (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2006)
    In this paper, I investigate the categorial status of spatial terms in locative/directional expressions in Japanese. I will show that a certain class of spatial terms have a distinct categorial status from both regular ...
  • The postpositional hierarchy and its mapping to clause structure in Japanese 

    Takamine, Kaori (Doctoral thesis; Doktorgradsavhandling, 2010-03-19)
    It can be observed that the relative order of modifier PPs in Japanese is free. Given that the word order in Japanese can be rearranged by scrambling, two questions arise with regard to the word order of modifiers. Is the ...
  • Resultative predicates in Japanese 

    Takamine, Kaori (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel, 2007)
    Washio (1997; 1999) observes that resultative predicates are divided into two different groups, strong and weak resultatives, depending on ‘patienthood’ of the object. This typology of resultatives seems to capture a point ...