Name

ELWOOD, Kate

Official Title

Professor

Affiliation

(School of Commerce)

Contact Information

Mail Address

Mail Address
kate@waseda.jp

URL

Grant-in-aids for Scientific Researcher Number
80320852

Sub-affiliation

Sub-affiliation

Faculty of Commerce(Graduate School of Accountancy)

Research Council (Research Organization)/Affiliated organization(Center for International Education)

Research Council (Research Organization)/Affiliated organization(Global Education Center)

Affiliated Institutes

国際言語文化研究所

研究所員 2013-

ビジネス・テクニカル・コミュニケーション研究所

研究所員 2016-

Educational background・Degree

Degree

M.A. in TESOL and Applied Linguistics

B.A.

Academic Society Joined

The Japan Association of College English Teachers

The Japan Society of Stylistics

The Japan Association of Systemic Functional Linguistics

Interview Guide

Category
Humanities

Research Field

Keywords

English Language and Literature

Research interests Career

Interlanguage Pragmatics

Individual research allowance

Paper

Thanks for the laughs: An exploration of humorous gratitude in The Big Bang Theory

The Commercial Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (41-42) p.1 - 302013/03-

Thanks, but no thanks: An exploration of gratitude in refusals

The Commercial Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (39-40) p.1 - 342012/03-

Soap Opera Thankfulness -- A Comparison of Expressions of Gratitude in Fair City and EastEnders

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (38) p.1 - 272011/03-

An Analysis of Expressions of Gratitude in Irish English and New Zealand English

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (36) p.109 - 1532010/03-

It’s Fantajikku! An Analysis of Advertising English In Two Japanese Women’s Magazines

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (33) p.51 - 762008/09-

Fostering Awareness of Speech Acts in the EFL Classroom

International Research Center for Japanese Studies p.133 - 1432007/12-

Ad Laughs: An Analysis of Humor in U.S. Magazine Advertisements

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (31) p.1 - 272007/09-

The Bottom Line: An Examination of Slogans in the US and UK Editions of Cosmopolitan Magazine

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (30) p.41 - 612007/03-

An Application of the General Theory of Verbal Humor to Two American Sitcoms

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (29) p.21 - 412006/09-

Amusing Refusals: An Analysis of Humorous Negative Responses in "Seinfeld"

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (28) p.187 - 2182006/03-

The Troubles of Others: A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Responses to Griping

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (27) p.25 - 522005/09-

An Examination of the Parameters of Cultural Appropriacy in Language

The Cultural Review, Waseda Commercial Studies Association (26) p.629 - 6512005/03-

"Congratulations!" A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Responses to Another's Happy News

早稲田商学文化論集 (25) p.355 - 3862004/09-

A Stylistic Analysis of Scenes of Catastrophe in Four Novels by Thomas Hardy

日本文体論学会文体論研究 (50) p.24 - 362004/03-

An Analysis of 25 Job Application E-mails Written by American Students

日本文体論学会85回大会 2004/06-

“I’m So Sorry”: A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Expressions of Condolence

早稲田商学文化論集 (24) p.101 - 1262004/03-

An Exploration of Difficulties Concerning Illocutionary Coding in Cross-Cultural and Interlanguage Pragmatics Research

早稲田商学文化論集 (23) p.171 - 1982003/09-

A Comparative Analysis of Requests in "Majo no Takkyubin" and "Kiki's Delivery Service"

早稲田商学文化論集 (22) p.213 - 2362003/03-

A Comparative Analysis of "Tonari no Totoro" and "My Neighbor Totoro"

相模女子大学英米文学会相模英文学 (20) p.15 - 322002/03-

An Analysis of Speech and Thought Representation in Alice Munro's "Cortes Island"

相模女子大学紀要 (65A) p.37 - 492001/03-

Dismayed Disbelief: A Discourse Analysis of the Car Accident Conversation in Anne Tyler's "Breathing Lessons"

相模女子大学英米文学会相模英文学 (19) p.91 - 1082001/03-

Outsider Language: A Stylistic Analysis of Anita Brookner's "Undue Influence"

相模女子大学紀要 (64A) p.15 - 292000/03-

"Once Upon a Time" and Then What? A Qualitative Analysis of Two Bilingual Sisters' Storytelling

コロンビア大学ティチャーズ・カレッジ・パブリクセミナー 2000/01-

Family Breakdown in the Novels of Anne Tyler

相模女子大学英米文学会相模英文学 (18) p.1 - 162000/03-

An Attempt to Apply Motoori Norinaga’s Concept of Mono no Aware to the Novels of Jane Austen

(27) p.110 - 1221998/03-

The Outsider in the Novels of Anita Brookner

(27) p.100 - 1091998/03-

Vital Triggers: A Comparative Analysis of Aya Koda’s Nagareru and Virginia Woolf’s To the Lighthouse

p.37 - 481999/03-

Proposed Criteria for a Global Approach to the Teaching of English Literature

(28) p.10 - 201999/03-

Materials for Teaching Three Green Windows

p.46 - 531999/11-

Books And Publication

Language and Culture in Globalization

(Joint authorship)

Seibundo2011/08-

One Mother, Two Mother Tongues: Adventures and Misadventures of a Bilingual Family

(Single Author)

NHK Publishing2011/03-

Oops and Goofs: Lessons Learned through Daily Life in Japan

(Single Author)

NHK Publishing2007/02-

Takes and Mistakes: Twelve Short Tales of Life, Language and Culture in Japan and America

NHK出版2004/03-

Getting Along with the Japanese

アスク2001/03-

Research Grants & Projects

Grant-in-aids for Scientific Research Adoption Situation

Research Classification:

Developing English Teacher Competencies : An Integrated Study of Pre-service Training, Professional Development, Teacher Evaluation, and Certification Systems

Allocation Class:¥15080000

Foreign Countries Research Activity

Research Project Title: 語用論によるアイルランド英語の研究アイルランド英語における感謝の表現

2008/09-2009/08

Affiliation: Trinity College(アイルランド)

Lecture Course

Course TitleSchoolYearTerm
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Upper Intermediate Writing A 2School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Writing A 2School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Upper Intermediate Presentation A 1School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Presentation A 1School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Upper Intermediate Presentation A 2School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Presentation A 2School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Upper Intermediate Writing B 2School of Commerce2019fall semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Writing B 2School of Commerce2019fall semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Upper Intermediate Presentation B 1School of Commerce2019fall semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Presentation B 1School of Commerce2019fall semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Upper Intermediate Presentation B 2School of Commerce2019fall semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Presentation B 2School of Commerce2019fall semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Writing A 1School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Media English A 2School of Commerce2019spring semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Writing B 1School of Commerce2019fall semester
English II Elective (Proficiency-based) Advanced Media English B 2School of Commerce2019fall semester
Foreign Language and Cultural Training Program (Summer) A 01Center for International Education2019summer and fall semester
Foreign Language and Cultural Training Program (Spring) A 01Center for International Education2019spring semester
Foreign Language and Cultural Training Program (Spring) B 01Center for International Education2019spring semester
Foreign Language and Cultural Training Program (Summer) B 01Center for International Education2019summer and fall semester
Short-term International Education Program - Designated Institutions A 01Center for International Education2019fall semester
Short-term International Education Program - Designated Institutions B 01Center for International Education2019fall semester
International Field Work (Spring) 01Center for International Education2019spring semester
International Field Work (Summer) 01Center for International Education2019summer and fall semester
Intercultural Communication alpha 01Center for International Education2019spring quarter
Intercultural Communication beta 01Center for International Education2019summer quarter

Education Content And Method Device

Course evaluations

Quizzes

Interaction with students

Created Textbook And Teaching Material And Reference Book

Power On Communication English III

2015/03

Detail

Outline:Textbook approved by the Ministry of Education (Tokyo Shoseki; coauthor)

Say It with Skill

2014/10

Detail

Outline:Presentation textbook (Nan'un-do)

Fantasy Listening of Dreams and Magic

2014/04

Detail

Outline:Series in "Kiso Eigo 3" textbook (Until March 2015; NHK Publishing)

Power On Communication English II

2014/01

Detail

Outline:Textbook approved by the Ministry of Education (Tokyo Shoseki; coauthor)

Girl Talk:An All-Round English Textbook For and About Women

2013/12

Detail

Outline:Textbook (Nan'un-do)

From Paragraph to Essay

2013/03

Detail

Outline:Writing textbook (Nan'un-do; coauthor)

Power On Communication English I

2013/01

Detail

Outline:Textbook authorized by the Ministry of Education (Tokyo Shoseki; coauthor)

First Steps in Learning English Conversation and Grammar

2011/05

Detail

Outline:Textbook (NHK Publishing; coauthor)

Let's Enjoy Aesop's Fables in English

2011/04

Detail

Outline:Series in the "Kiso Eigo 3" textbook (Until March 2012; NHK Publishing)

Kate's Report from Ireland

2009/04

Detail

Outline:Essay series in Kiso Eigo 1 textbook (NHK Publishing, until March 2010)

Get Your Message Across

2008/03

Detail

Outline:Writing textbook (Nan'un-do; coauthor)

Reading Strategies for the TOEIC Test

2008/01

Detail

Outline:Textbook (Centgage Learning)

The Way to Swift Progress in Listening on the TOEIC Test

2007/09

Detail

Outline:Textbook (Gogaku Shunjusha; coauthor)

New Toeic Test Three-Step Listening

2007/04

Detail

Outline:Textbook (Coauthor, Kirihara Shoten)

This Life, This Japan

2007/04

Detail

Outline:Essay series in "Kyou kara Eikaiwa" (English Conversation Starting Today; NHK Publishing, until March 2008)

Advanced Training for Long Reading Passages

2006/02

Detail

Outline:Textbook (coauthor, Tokyo Shoseki)

The Way to Effective Speaking

2006/01

Detail

Outline:Presentation textbook (Nan'un-do)

Japan in English Kate no Mita Nihon

2005/04

Detail

Outline:Monthly essay in NHK textbook "Eikaiwa Chukyu"

Training for Long Reading Passages -- Standard

2005/03

Detail

Outline:Textbook (coauthor, Tokyo Shoseki)

The Way to Effective Writing, Nan un-do Publishing Company

2004/01

Detail

Outline:Writing textbook (co-authored)

Bicultural Browsing

2004/10

Detail

Outline:5 articles in a series in "English Style" magazine published by Gakken

Cultural Conundrums

2002/09

Detail

Outline:Continuing essay series in the Daily Yomiuri (more than 180 articles published)

What Do I Say Now?

2002/04

Detail

Outline:Monthly essay in NHK textbooks "Eigo Business World" (April 2002-March 2003)and "Jissen Business Eikaiwa"(April 2003-March 2004)

Step-Up Listening TOIEC Test, Kirihara Publishing Company

2001/07

Detail

Outline:TOEIC textbook (co-authored)

Value Gaps

2001/04

Detail

Outline:Monthly essay in NHK textbook "Eigo Business World"

Wait a Minute, Mr. Postman!

2000/04

Detail

Outline:Monthly essay in NHK textbook "Eikaiwa Nyumon"

Say What You Mean!

2000/04

Detail

Outline:Monthly essay in NHK textbook "Eigo Business World"

Speaking Your Mind in English

1999/04

Detail

Outline:Essay series in "English Business World" (NHK Publishing, until March 2000)

Views of Sesame Street

1997/04

Detail

Outline:Essay series in "The Sesemae Street Guidebook" (NHK Publishing, until March 1998)

Days of Living in Japan

1997/04

Detail

Outline:Essay series in "Yasashii Eikaiwa" (Simple English Conversation, NHK Publishing, until March 1998)

Power On English 1

2007/03

Detail

Outline:Ministry of Education approved textbook (coauthor; Tokyo Shoseki)

Power On English II

2008/01

Detail

Outline:Ministry of Education approved textbook (coauthor: Tokyo Shoseki)

Teaching Methods And Education And Presentation on Practice, Lectures, etc.

Speech at Nishi-Yamato High School, Kanagawa Prefecure

2007/03

Judge for the 33rd All Japan Intercollegiate English Oratorical Contest

2006/11

Judge for the 43rd All Kanagawa Senior High English Speech Contest

2006/10

About Intercultural Communication

2004/12

Detail

Outline:Model University Class at Narita Kokusai High School

Classroom English Workshop

2004/09

Detail

Outline:CIE intensive seminar

Adding a Cultural Element to English Language Instruction

2003/05

Cross-cultural Pragmatics in the English Classroom

2003/04

Detail

Outline:Public seminar at Columbia University Teachers College

NHK Radio "Shin Kiso Eigo 3"

2002/04

Detail

Outline:Regular guest on the program