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educator , linguist

Yasushi Sato, Japanese linguist, educator. Certified in linguistics. Fulbright fellow, 1982. Member English Linguistic Society Japan (board councilors since 1994), Association Language Education and Technology Japan (board directors since 1996).

Background

Sato, Yasushi was born on March 23, 1946 in Rikuzentakata, Iwate, Japan. Son of Genshi and Toyo Sato.

Education

Bachelor, Meiji Gakuin University, Tokyo, 1968. Master of Arts, Meiji Gakuin University, Tokyo, 1971.

Career

Assistant Meiji Gakuin University Foreign Language Institute, Tokyo, 1971-1973. Lecturer Seisen Women's College, 1973-1975, Meiji Gakuin University, Tokyo, 1975-1977, associate professor, 1977-1985, professor, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Certified in linguistics.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (books) Current Phonetics and Phonology, 1987, Introducing Generative Grammar, 1989, English Speech Sound, 1991, Modern English Phonetics, 1997, Modern English Grammar, 2000.

Membership

Member English Linguistic Society Japan (board councilors since 1994), Association Language Education and Technology Japan (board directors since 1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, japanese chess.

Connections

Married Hiromi Yamamoto, April 3, 1994. Married Hiroko Tajima, October 20, 1970 (divorced 1994). Children: Miyuki, Kei.

father:
Genshi Sato

mother:
Toyo Sato

spouse:
Hiromi Yamamoto

spouse:
Hiroko Tajima

child:
Miyuki Sato

child:
Kei Sato