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educator , linguist

Lawrence Clifford Schourup, American linguist, educator. Member Linguistic Society of America, Linguistic Society Japan, International Pragmatics Association, American Dialect Society.

Background

Schourup, Lawrence Clifford was born on October 16, 1947 in La Jolla, California, United States. Son of William Harvey and Yvonne Mary (Mierlot) Schourup.

Education

Bachelor, University California, San Diego, 1970. Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1982.

Career

Foreign expert Shaanxi Normal University, Xi'an, China, 1982-1983. Lecturer Kobe University, Japan, 1985-1990. Associate professor Osaka Women's University, 1990-1992, professor, 1992—2005, Osaka Prefecture University, since 2005.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Common Discourse Particles in English Conversation, 1985, English Connectives, 1988, From Text to Context, 1990, Dictionary of Iconic Expressions in Japanese, 1996, Onomatopoeia: Form and Meaning, 1999, Taishukan's Unabridged English-Japanese Dictionary, 2001, Genuis Japanese-English Dictionary, 2003.

Membership

Member Linguistic Society of America, Linguistic Society Japan, International Pragmatics Association, American Dialect Society.

Connections

father:
William Harvey Schourup

mother:
Yvonne Mary (Mierlot) Schourup