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平成28年度修了者

  • The Acquisition of Implicit Knowledge of English Word Order Among Japanese EFL Elementary School Students
  • The Use of “High-Frequency Verb + Noun” Collocations: Japanese EFL Learner Corpus-based Analyses
  • Effects of Introducing a Rubric for Peer Assessmnet of a Discussion Task at Different Times and Raters’ Proficiency
  • The Effect of the Language of Peer Interaction on Picture Composition Writing in English
  • How Does Questioning Facilitate EFL Readers’ Situation Models? : Types of Questions, Text Levels and L2 Reading Proficiency

平成27年度修了者

  • An Analysis of Post-Nominal Modification in Japanese Junior High School English Textbooks
  • Error Analysis of English Phrasal Verbs Used by Japanese EFL Learners in the NICE Corpus
  • Sisterhood and Empowerment in Jane Austen’s Novels
  • A Syntactic and Semantic Account of English Relative Clauses
  • Dyadic Interaction in an EFL Classroom and Its Effects on Students’ Writing
  • The Relationship Between Orthographic and Phonological Knowledge in L2 Word Recognition
  • The Usefulness of Disney and Ghibli Movies as Teaching Materials in Comparison With High School English Textbooks
  • Verb (Projection) Raising in Old English
  • The Effect of Teacher and Peer Feedback on the Development of Writing Skills in High School Students : Focusing on Text Cohesion, Coherence and Organization
  • The Borders between Inside and Outside in Raymond Carver’s Works
  • “Cross-Racial Musicals: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and Its Adaptations”

平成26年度修了者

  • White Skin, Black Mask: Nella Larsen’s Passing
  • The Images of Witches: Female Characters in Truman Capote’s Stories
  • Interactive Effects of Word- and Sentence-Level Cues on Vocabulary Learning Through Lexical Inferencing During EFL Reading
  • The Influence of Speaking Ability on Interaction in Paired Speaking Task
  • A Study of Semantic Constraints on English Verbs
  • Holman Hunt’s Realism in his Religious Paintings –Symbolism, Typology, and Humanism–

平成25年度修了者

  • Japanese EFL Learners’ Production of Collocations in Story Retelling Tests
  • How Dose Word Order Knowledge Relate to Japanese EFL Learners’ Speaking Ability?
  • Effects of Semantic Relatedness on L2 Vocabulary Learning for Japanese Elementary School Students
  • Effective Use of English Letters for Familiarizing Children With English Words:
    Focusing on Children’s Anxieties of English Letters
  • Past Participles in Pre- and Post-nominal Position in English
  • Lexical Ambiguity Resolution in Japanese EFL Reading: Effects of Contextual Constraint and Reading Proficiency
  • The Narrative Function of the Fallen Woman: The Roles of Nancy in Oliver Twist and Esther in Mary Barton

平成24年度修了者

  • Effects of L1 Use in Planning on Japanese EFL Learners’ Writing Performances
  • Effects of Cloze Reading on Vocabulary Acquisition and Speaking Performance
  • Yearning of the Soul: W. S. Maugham’s Of Human Bondage and The Moon and Sixpence
  • How EFL Learners Process Unknown Words: Focusing on the Importance of the Word to the Text Comprehension
  • Perception Reports and Individual-Level Predicates
  • Exploring the Balance Between Lower and Higher Level Processing Ability of Japanese EFL Readers

平成23年度修了者

  • Effects of Different Output Tasks on Noticing and Speaking Performance
  • Free Adjuncts Introduced by Being in English
  • The Influence of L1 Phonological and Orthographic System on Japanese Learners’ L2 Spellings
  • On-Line Processing of Pronouns in Japanese EFL Reading: Evidence From a Word Recognition Task and Eye-Tracking Data
  • Cooperative Learning Versus Individual Learning on Writing Activities of Junior High School Students
  • Effects of Partial Scoring on the Improvement of Reliability and Validity in Multiple-Choice Reading Comprehension Tests
  • A Study on Grammaticalization in English: With Special Reference to the Development of the Derivational Suffix-ful
  • Effects of Input Difficulty on Japanese EFL Learners’ Listening Strategies:
    Focusing on Authentic and Inauthentic Materials

平成22年度修了者

  • The Effects of Direction of Dictionary Use on Vocabulary Learning: Comparison with Marginal Glosses
  • Listening and Noticing: Effects of Input Enhancement on Noticing Through a Listening Task
  • The Effects of Transitivity Bias and Phrasing Ability on Sentence Processing of Japanese EFL Readers
  • Teacher Feedback and Learner Uptake: Focusing on EFL Classrooms at Special-Needs Schools for the Physically Disabled
  • The Causative Alternation of Psych - Verbs in English
  • The Syntactic and Semantic Properties of Prepositional Subjects in English
  • The Effects of Using Origin and Teacher’s Aid on Idiom Learning in EFL Classrooms
  • The Effects of Visual Aids and Analogies on Japanese EFL Reading Comprehension
  • Combining Forms in English and Their Morphological Status
  • The Utilization of Literary Texts in ELT: A Corpus-based Study
  • A History of Japanese People’s Grappling with the English Language

平成21年度修了者

  • The Effects of Japanese EFL Learners’ Vocabulary Acquisition: Focusing on Intentional and Incidental Learning, Word Frequencies, Glosses, and Learning Strategies
  • Investigating the Process of Word Recognition in EFL Shadowing
  • Effects of Text Difficulty and Text Length on Summary Writing Skills in Japanese University EFL Students
  • Recognition of Coherence Relations Through Connectives as Cohesion Devices
  • Guiding Readers to a Deeper Understanding of Texts: Suggestions For Teachers’ Questions in Junior High School English Reading Classes
  • Relation Between the Writing Performance of Japanese EFL Learners and Their Use of Formulaic Sequences: Focusing on Preposition
  • Relationship Between Word Order Knowledge and EFL Reading Comprehension Among Japanese High School Students
  • Argument Structure and the Applicative Construction in English