Masaru Kanetani

List of John Benjamins publications for which Masaru Kanetani plays a role.


Subjects Semantics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Kanetani, Masaru. 2020. Mental representations of multimodal constructions: The case of Japanese psychomimes. The Wealth and Breadth of Construction-Based Research, Colleman, Timothy, Frank Brisard, Astrid De Wit, Renata Enghels, Nikos Koutsoukos, Tanja Mortelmans and María Sol Sansiñena (eds.), pp. 174–185
Japanese mimetics, and its psychomimes (e.g. gakkuri ‘disappointed’), in particular, are usually accompanied in speech with bodily movements, including gestures and postures. I have already argued that certain patterns in co-speech gestures and postures that accompanied psychomimes showed a… read more | Article