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Yosuke Sasao, Ph.D.
Institute of Liberal Arts and Sciences,
Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan

豊橋技術科学大学 総合教育院

 Educational background:
2013 Ph.D. (Applied Linguistics)
School of Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand)

Thesis: Diagnostic Tests of English Vocabulary Learning Proficiency: Guessing from Context and Knowledge of Word Parts
(Supervisors: Dr. Stuart Webb, Prof. Paul Nation)

2007 M. A., (Applied Linguistics)
Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University (Japan)
Thesis: Assessing Japanese Learners’ English Vocabulary Knowledge: An Effect of Test Format on Size Estimates.
(Supervisor: Prof. Akira Tajino)

2005 B. A., (Applied Linguistics)
Integrated Human Studies, Kyoto University (Japan)

Graduation Thesis: On Grammar Learning in L2 Acquisition: The Acquisition of Constraints on the English Dative Alternation by Japanese Learners.(Supervisor: Prof. Koji Fujita)

 Research interests:
Second language vocabulary acquisition, language assessment, academic writing, curriculum development, grammar instruction.

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