Home Page of Toshiyuki Ogihara

Toshiyuki Ogihara
Department of Linguistics
University of Washington
Box 352425
Seattle, WA 98195-2425

Email -- ogihara(at)uw(dot)edu
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Web -- https://faculty.washington.edu/ogihara


Note: All papers published in the SALT Proceedings are available from here as well.

In press, (joint with Kiyomi Kusumoto) "The interpretation of tense: I didn't turn off the stove," In D. Gutzmann, L. Matthewson, C. Meier, H. Rullmann and E. Zimmermann (ed.), The Wiley Blackwell Companion to Semantics, Wiley. [pre-publication version .pdf] [doi link]

2020, "Aspect and Thematic Roles," Journal of Semantics Volume 37, Number 1, pp. 83-115. [pre-publication version .pdf][ doi link]

2019, (joint with Eun-Hae Park) "Aspect Shift without Coercion: Continuous Causative Verbs in Japanese and Korean," Journal of East Asian Linguistics. 28(2), 107-141[full-text view-only version link] [pre-publication version .pdf] [doi link]

2016, 「もの」の意味、「時間」の意味、くろしお出版, (Mono-no Imi, Jikan-no Imi, 'The Semantics of Things, The Semantics of Times', Kurosio Shuppan). [link]

2015b, "Relative Tense in Relative Clauses," Journal of Japanese Linguistics, Volume 31, pp. 33-56. [pdf] [link]

2015a, (joint with Takenobu Fukushima) "Semantic properties of the so-called past tense morpheme in Late Late Middle Japanese," Journal of East Asian Linguistics, Volume 24, Issue 1, pp 75-112 [full-text view-only version link] [doi link]

2014, "The Semantics of '-ta' in Japanese Future Conditionals," The Art and Craft of Semantics: A Festschrift for Irene Heim, vol.2, MITWPL 71, pp. 1-21. [pdf][link]

2013, "Counterfactual Conditionals and Focus," English Linguistics Vol. 30, Number 2, pp. 509-539. [pdf]

2012, (joint with Yael Sharvit) "Chapter 22: Embedded Tenses," In R. Binnick (ed.), Handbook of Tense and Aspect, pp. 638-668, Oxford University Press. [pdf] [doi link]

2011, "57. Tense," in Claudia Maienborn, Klaus von Heusinger, and Paul Portner (eds.), Semantics: An International Handbook of Natural Language Meaning, Volume 2, Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, pp. 1463-1484. [pdf] [jstor link]

2007, "Tense and Aspect in Truth-conditional Semantics," Lingua 117 (2), pp. 392-418. [pdf] [doi link]

2006b, "Attitudes without Monsters: A Japanese Perspective," Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory 16, pp. 156-171 CLC Publications, Cornell University. [salt16.pdf]

2006a, "Tense, Adverbials and Quantification" in Zanuttini, Raffaella, Hector Campos, Elena Herburger and Paul Portner (eds.) Crosslinguistic Research in Syntax and Semantics: Negation, Tense, and Clausal Architecture. Georgetown University Press. [pdf]

2004, "Adjectival Relatives," Linguistics and Philosophy 27 (5), pp. 557-608. [Pre-publication Version (.pdf)][full-text view-only version link] [doi link]

2003b, "A Scope Theory of Tense and Adnominal Modifiers," in S. Chiba et al. (eds.), Empirical and Theoretical Investigations Into Language, Kaitakusha, Tokyo, Japan. [pre-publication version (.pdf)]

2003a. "Adverbs of Quantification and Sequence of Tense Phenomena," in Javier Gutierrez-Rexach (ed.), Semantics: Critical Concepts, Volume 4, pp. 319-337, Routledge, London. [Reprinted Article, originally published as (1994b)]

2000, "Counterfactuals, Temporal Adverbs, and Association with Focus," Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory X (SALT10), CLC Publications, Cornell University, pp. 115-131. [salt10.pdf]

1999b, "Double-Access Sentences Generalized," Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory IX (SALT9), CLC Publications, Cornell University, pp. 224-236. [salt9.pdf]

1999a, "Tense and Aspect," in Natsuko Tsujimura (ed.) The Handbook of Japanese Linguistics, Blackwell, pp. 326-348. [pre-publication version (.pdf)]

1998d, "Tense, Aspect, and Argument Structure," Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory VIII (SALT8), CLC Publications, Cornell University, pp. 169-184. [salt8.pdf]

1998c, "Adverbial Quantifiers, Maximal Situations, and Weak E-type Pronouns," in Proceedings of the Western Conference on Linguistics, (WECOL 96) Volume 9, Department of Linguistics, California State University, Fresno, pp. 200-213. [pdf]

1998b, "Verbal Morphology, Case Marking, and Telicity", (Review of Aspect and Predication: The Semantics of Argument Structure by Gillian C. Ramchand), Glot International, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp. 22-23. [pdf]

1998a, "The Ambiguity of the -te iru Form in Japanese," Journal of East Asian Linguistics 7, pp. 87-120. [pre-publication version (.pdf)][doi link]

1997, "The Proportion Problem and DRT," in Masaru Ukaji, et al. (eds.), English Linguistics: A Festschrift for Professor Akira Ota on the Occasion of His Eightieth Birthday, pp. 781-791, The Taishukan Publishing Company, Tokyo, Japan. [pdf]

1996, Tense, Attitudes, and Scope, Kluwer Academic Publishers. [errata.pdf][doi link]

1995c, " Non-factual Before and Adverbs of Quantification," Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory V (SALT5), CLC Publications, Cornell University, pp. 273-291. [salt5.pdf]

1995b, "The Semantics of Tense in Embedded Clauses" Linguistic Inquiry 26, pp. 663-679. [pre-publication version (.pdf)][jstor link]

1995a, "Double-Access sentences and Reference to States" Natural Language Semantics 3, pp. 177-210. [full-text view-only version link] [pre-publication version (.pdf)] [doi link]

1994b, "Adverbs of Quantification and Sequence-of-Tense Phenomena, "Proceedings from Semantics and Linguistic Theory IV (SALT4), CLC Publications, Cornell University, pp. 251-267. [salt4.pdf]

1994a, "Events and States in Discourse" presented at the Annual LSA Meeting, Boston, January 8, 9 double-spaced pages. [LSA94.pdf]

1991, "Frequency Adverbs, Temporal Adverbial Clauses, and DRT" DYANA deliverable R2.3.B, ESPRIT Basic Research Action BR3175, University of Edinburgh, Centre for Cognitive Science. [deliv91.pdf]

1990, "The Semantics of the Progressive and the Perfect in English" DYANA deliverable R2.3.13, ESPRIT Basic Research Action BR3175, University of Edinburgh, Centre for Cognitive Science. [deliv90.pdf]

1989, Temporal Reference in English and Japanese, Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Texas at Austin. Distributed by Indiana University Linguistics Club in 1992.

1987, "Obligatory Focus in Japanese and Type-Shifting Principles," Megan Crowhurst (ed.), WCCFL 6, 213-227, Stanford Linguistics Association. [wccfl6.pdf]

Unpublished Manuscripts

Some unpublished manuscripts are available from the following site (UW ID required) https://catalyst.uw.edu/workspace/ogihara/19807/


Formal semantics, Japanese Linguistics, Introduction to Linguistics [some sample syllabi from the last couple of years]


Last updated: July 31, 2020