The University of Tokyo Graduate
School of Arts and Sciences

Language and Information Sciences

東京大学大学院総合文化研究科言語情報科学専攻

The University of Tokyo

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Department of Language and Information Sciences

3-8-1, Komaba, Meguroku, Tokyo 153-8902 Japan

TEL: 81-3-5454-6376

FAX: 81-3-5454-4329

TSUBOI Eijiro / 坪井 栄治郎 (Professor)

Research Interests

I do research in the analysis of the grammar of modern English and modern Japanese from the viewpoints of cognitive linguistics and typology. Although I have recently been analyzing the passive voice in Japanese, my main research focus is voice and transitivity in general.