YANG, Wenjiang

Director of Centre for Japanese Studies

Vice President, International Association of Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistics (IACJCL) 漢日對比語言學研究(協作)會

Member, Society of Japanese Grammar日本語文法学会

Member, Society for Japanese Linguistics日本語学会

Member, Society of Japanese Language Education Hong Kong香港日本語教育研究會

Member, International Association of Chinese Linguistics (IACL) 國際中國語言學學會

Member, International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)

2021體範疇、示證範疇與自知範疇:日語テイル的多功能現象 [Aspect, evidentiality, and egophoricity: The polyfunctionality of Japanese teiru], The 15th Conference on Comparative Culture Studies in East Asia, Nankai University, Tianjin, China.

2020 語法化 [Grammaticalization], lecture at North China University of Technology, Beijing, China.

2019 On the diachronic development of Chinese jieguo ‘result’ as a pragmatic marker, JCLA20, Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya, Japan.

2018a Evidentiality in Japanese, lunch talk at Harvard-Yenching Institute, Cambridge, MA, USA.

2018b萊州方言的句末助詞‘來’[Sentence-final particle lai in Laizhou dialect], IACL26, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA.

2018c 日語自知和非自知的語法表現 [Egophoric and non-egophoric expressions in Japanese grammar], 首屆示證範疇論壇 [The 1st Evidentiality Forum], Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China.

2017 萊州方言“道個”的歷史來源 [The historical source of daoge in Laizhou dialect], NACCL29, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.

2016a A constructional approach to Japanese evidential mitai, The 2nd International Conference on Grammaticalization: Theory and Data, University of Rouen, Rouen, France.

2016b 日語語法化研究的歷史與課題 [The history and current issues of grammaticalization research in Japanese], 第八屆漢日對比語言學研討會 [The 8th Symposium on Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistics], Yanbian University, Yanji, China.

2016c 日語的強調標記sono mono [The emphatic marker sono mono in Japanese], 首屆跨語言研究學術研討會 [The 1st Conference on Cross-Linguistic Studies], Shanghai International Studies University, Shanghai, China.

2016d 試論日語示證與認識情態的關係 [On the relationship between evidentiality and epistemic modality in Japanese], 日本學研究新視野暨北京大學日語學科創建70周年紀念研討會 [The Symposium on the New Horizon in Japanology and the 70th Anniversary of Japanese Studies in Peking University], Peking University, Beijing, China.

2016e 日語語法體的中和條件初探 [The conditions for neutralization in Japanese grammatical aspect], 時體與情態問題學術討論會 [The Conference on Tense, Aspect and Modality], Renmin University of China, Beijing, China.

2016f 日本語アスペクトの中和現象:他動性、従属度、史的変遷 [Neutralization in Japanese aspect: Transitivity, degree of subordination and historical development], 第1回日本語と近隣言語における文法化ワークショップ [The 1st Workshop on Grammaticalization in Japanese and Languages in Adjacent Areas], Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.

2015a 古代日本語の「ツ」「ヌ」と現代中国語の“了”[Ancient Japanese tu/nu and Modern Chinese le], 国際連語論学会第3回大会 [The 3rd Conference of the International Phraseology Society], Daito Bunka University, Tokyo, Japan.

2015b Historical development of Japanese evidentials: A constructionalizational approach, NINJAL International Symposium: Grammaticalization in Japanese and across Languages, NINJAL, Tokyo, Japan.

2015c 從及物性看語法體的中和現象 [Neutralization of grammatical aspect from the perspective of transitivity], 第七屆漢日對比語言學研討會 [The 7th Symposium on Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistics],Shanghai International Studies University, Shanghai, China.

2015d 示證類型學與日語示證範疇 [Typology of evidentiality and evidentiality in Japanese], 第二屆語言類型學國際學術研討會 [The 2nd International Symposium on Language Typology], Nanchang University, Nanchang, China.

2015e 山東萊州方言‘道個’的詞彙化與語法化 [Lexicalization and grammaticalization of daoge in Laizhou dialect of Shandong Province], The 8th International Symposium on Grammaticalization in Chinese, Renmin University of China, Beijing, China.

2014a 日語句尾「ッテ」的多功能關聯模式初探 [The polyfunctional SFP tte in Japanese], 第二屆日本學高端論壇暨高校日語教師暑期研修會 [The 2nd High-End Forum on Japanology and Summer Seminar of Japanese Language Teachers from Universities of China], Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China.

2014b 日語示證標記的主觀化與間主觀化 [Subjectification and intersubjectification of Japanese evidentials], 第六屆漢日對比語言學研討會 [The 6th Symposium on Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistics] , Renmin University of China, Beijing, China.

2013 日語示證範疇的直指特徵 [The deictic nature of Japanese evidentials], 跨語言視點研究國際研討會 [The International Symposium on the Cross-Linguistic Study of Perspective], Peking University, Beijing, China.

2012 日語示證標記的去語法化現象 [Degrammaticalization in the emergence of Japanese evidentials], 第四屆漢日對比語言學研討會 [The 4th Symposium on Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistics] , Hunan University, Changsha, China.

2011 日語示證研究的歷史與展望 [The history of studies on Japanese evidentiality and the prospect for the future studies], 第三屆漢日對比語言學研討會 [The 3th Symposium on Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistics], Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, China.

Books and Book Chapters

Yang, Wenjiang. forthcoming. 現代日語示證範疇研究 [Evidentiality in Modern Japanese]. Tianjin: Nankai University Press.

Yang, Wenjiang. forthcoming. 時 [Tense, Chapter 62], 體 [Aspect, Chapter 63], 授受 [Benefactives, Chapter 65]. In Guanglu Peng, and Jun Pan (eds.), 日語語言學百題 [One Hundred Topics in Japanese Linguistics]. Hangzhou: Zhejiang Gongshang University Press.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2021. 現代日語的示證系統 [The evidential system of Modern Japanese]. In Chia-jung Pan (ed.), 基本語言學理論研究:示證範疇研究 [Research in Basic Linguistic Theory: Evidentiality], 135–69. Tianjin: Nankai University Press.

Narrog, Heiko, and Wenjiang Yang. 2018. Evidentiality in Japanese. In Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Evidentiality, 709–24. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2016. 現代日語口語中句尾“ッテ”使用狀況的個案調查 [A case study of sentence-final tte in modern spoken Japanese]. In Zufa Yu, and Fenglin Mao (eds.), 上海海事大學日本學研究文集 [Collection of Papers on Japanology at Shanghai Maritime University], 35–43. Shanghai: Shanghai Pujiang Education Press.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2010. 日語體標記的語義地圖模型初擬 [The semantic map model for Japanese aspect markers]. In Jun Pan (ed.), 現代日語語言學前沿 [Forefront of Modern Japanese Linguistics], 365–91. Beijing: Foreign Languages Teaching and Research Press.


Articles in Journals and Serial Publications

Yang, Wenjiang. 2020. On the diachronic development of Chinese jieguo ‘result’ as a pragmatic marker. Papers from the 20th National Conference of the Japanese Cognitive Linguistics Association, 465–70. Tokyo: Japanese Cognitive Linguistic Association.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2018a. 從人稱敏感現象看日語體標記-te i-的非自知功能 [Person sensitivity and non-egophoric functions of Japanese aspect marker -te i-]. 高等日語教育 [Advanced Japanese Language Education] 1: 81–95.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2018b. 日語語法體的中和現象研究 [Neutralization in Japanese grammatical aspect]. 日語學習與研究 [Japanese Study and Research]. (3): 1–9.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2018c. 日語直接示證的類型學視角 [Direct evidentials in Japanese: A typological perspective]. 日語研究 [Japanese Language Research] 10: 204–218.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2017. 日語完成體的跨語言視角 [Perfect in Japanese: A cross-linguistic perspective]. 東北亞外語研究 [Foreign Language Research in Northeast Asia]. (1): 34–40.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2016. 日語的經歷體 [Experientials in Japanese]. 北研學刊 [Beiyan Journal] 12: 54–64.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2015a. 日語示證標記的去語法化現象 [Degrammaticalization in the emergence of Japanese evidentials]. 解放軍外國語學院學報 [Journal of PLA University of Foreign Languages] 38(1): 107–14.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2015b. 日語示證範疇的直指特徵 [The deictic nature of Japanese evidentiality]. 日語學習與研究 [Japanese Study and Research] (4): 41–8.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2014a. 「シテイタアト」和「シテイテカラ」的歷史演變(上) [The historical change of Japanese -te-i-ta=ato and -te-i-te=kara (I)]. 語言學研究 [Linguistic Research] 15: 117–28.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2014b. 「シテイタアト」和「シテイテカラ」的歷史演變(下) [The historical change of Japanese -te-i-ta=ato and -te-i-te=kara (II)]. 語言學研究 [Linguistic Research] 16: 68–78.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2014c. 古代日本語の「ツ」「ヌ」と現代中国語の“了” [Ancient Japanese tu/nu and Modern Chinese le]. 対照言語学研究 [Contrastive Linguistic Research] 24: 61–73.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2013a. 現代日語口語中示證標記使用狀況的個案調查 [A case study of Japanese evidentials in modern spoken Japanese]. 漢日語言對比研究論叢 [Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistic Research] 4: 159–73.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2013b. 日語示證範疇的類型學特徵 [Some typological features of Japanese evidentiality]. 華西語文學刊 [Acta Linguistica et Litteraturaria Sinica Occidentalia] 9: 50–9.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2011. 日語示證研究的歷史與展望 [The history of studies on evidentiality in Japanese and the prospect for the future studies]. Hiroshima Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities 9: 30–56.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2008. “PナガラQ”的語義類型 [Semantic patterns of ‘P nagara Q’]. 日語學習與研究 [Japanese Study and Research] (1): 14–9.


Yang, Wenjiang. 2015. 視點與句法:句子生成的拍攝角度及其在句子結構上的反映[Translated from: ‘Perspective and syntax:The camera angle of sentence-formation and its reflection on sentence structure’ written by Susumu Kuno]. 日語學習與研究 [Japanese Study and Research] (4): 1–16.

Yang, Wenjiang, et al. 2008. 外研社英漢多功能詞典[A Multifunction English-Chinese Dictionary]. Beijing: Foreign Languages Teaching and Research Press. [Translated from: 田中茂範・武田修一・川出才紀(編)2003『Eゲイト英和辞典』岡山:ベネッセコーポレーション].

Book Reviews

Yang, Wenjiang. 2019.《語法演化的研究》評介 [Review of Studies in Evolution of Grammar]. 高等日語教育 [Advanced Japanese Language Education] 4: 139–47.

Yang, Wenjiang. 2016. 『因果関係を表す接続表現の日中対照研究』評介 [Review of Contrastive Study of Causal Connectives in Japanese and Chinese]. 漢日語言對比研究論叢 [Chinese-Japanese Contrastive Linguistic Research] 7: 147–53.