Peer-reviewed papers

  1. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2018. Operationalizing Philippine-type Syntax for GRAID System: Clause Structure, Case Marking, and Verb Class in Arta. Asian and African Languages and Linguistics, 12 pp.17–35.
  2. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2017. Documenting Language Use: Remarks on some theoretical and technical issues for language documenters. Asian and African Languages and Linguistics 11: pp.79–94.
  3. Kimto, Yukinori. 2017. Mora, Vowel Length, and Diachrony: Case for Arta, A Philippine Negrito Language. In Liao Hsiu-chuan (ed.) JSEALS Special Publication No. 1. Issues in Austronesian Historical Linguistics: 1–22.
  4. Kimoto, Yukinori 2014. A Preliminary Report on the Grammar of Arta. Proceedings of the 34th Conference of Kansai Linguistic Society: 85-96.
  5. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2011. “Eigo Meishiku no Kasansei ni tsuite: Rui to Jirei no Betsu kara-no Kousatsu (Count/Non-Count Nouns in English: A Cognitive Grammar Accout) Proceedings of the 31st Conference of Kansai Linguistic Society: 1-12.

Non peer-reviewed papers

  1. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2016. Some Coding Strategies of Arta: what the absences of possessive, prepositions, and adverbs mean? In Nishimoto, Kiko (ed.) Festschrift in Honor of Professor Shigeki Kaji.
  2. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2014. Sociolinguistic situation of Arta in the Philippines and its endangerment. Papers from the 33rd Conference on Sociolinguistic Science: 198-201.
  3. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2013. Nouns and Nominals in the Arta languages. Papers in Linguistic Science 19. Kyoto University. [in Japanese]
  4. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2013. Anaphora and determiner: Remarks on indirect anaphora in English. In Emergence of Language and Embodiment: Festschrift in honor of Professor Masa-aki Yamanashi. Tokyo: Hitsuji Shobo Publishing: 401-414. [in Japanese]
  5. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2012. “Syoyu Keisiki no Takinosei ni Kansuru Ninchi-Gengogakuteki Kousatsu” (Multifunctionality of Possessive Forms: A Cognitive Linguistic Account) Papers in Linguistic Science 17. Kyoto University. [in Japanese]
  6. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2012. “On the Polysemy of Possessive Forms: A Contrastive Study of English, Japanese and Ainu.” In Sasahara, Ken and Masahiko Nose (eds.) Proceedings of the 2nd Symposium on Contrastive Linguistics. 81-92. [in Japanese]
  7. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2011. “Kasan-sei no Dainamizumu: Sono Shintaiteki, Ninchiteki Kiban kara-no Setsumei (Cognitive and Communicative Bases of Countability in English)” Proceedings of Japan Cognitive Linguistic Association, 2011.

Data archived

  • Kimoto, Yukinori. 2017. Documentation and Description of the Arta Language (ELAR Endangered Languages Archive, SOAS, University of London).


  • Delia, Bueno, and Yukinori Kimoto. 2017. Abang ni Noe: Translation of Noah’s Ark in Arta.

Papers presented

  1. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2018. Actor/undergoer-voice asymmetry in grammar and discourse: The case of Arta, A northern Luzon language. Paper presented at Southeast Asian Linguistics Society 28. Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, May 18, 2018.
  2. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2017. Stativity and its construal: Non-dynamic verbs in Arta (Philippines). Paper presented at 155th meeting of Linguistic Society of Japan, Ritsumeikan University, 25th, November. (In Japanese)
  3. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2016. Theory and Framework in Field Linguistics. Workshop in the 38th conference of Japanese Association of Sociolinguistic Science: Reconsideration of Theory in Linguistics: How theory and model contribute to Sociolinguistic Science? Kyoto University of Foreign Studies. (In Japanese)
  4. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2015. What’s in Name? The meaning of arta in the Arta language. Pre-conference workshop featuring the Japanese translation of Prof. Enfield’s Relationship Thinking. 18th Annual meeting of Pragmatic Society of Japan, Nagoya University, 24th, December.
  5. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2015. The Role of Mora in Phonology: A Case for Arta, a Northern Luzon Language. Paper presented at Thirteenth International Conference on Austronesian Linguistics. Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.
  6. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2015. Review of Nick Enfield (2014): Natural causes of language: Frame, biases, and cultural transmission. Kyoto Pragmatics Colloquium. Kyoto Institute of Technology. (In Japanese)
  7. Yukinori Kimoto. 2015. Development of the phonological system in Arta. Paper persented at The third meeting, Constructing a research network for documenting minority languages in and around Indonesia. Tokyo University of Foreign Studies. 17th, March.
  8. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2014. Classification and description of verbal affixes in Arta. Paper presented at The 149th conference of Linguistic Society of Japan. Ehime University, Japan. (In Japanese)
  9. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2014. Synchronic and Diachronic Phonology of the Arta Language, The 3rd MINPAKU Linguistics Circle of the Academic Year 2014, September.
  10. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2014. Sociolinguistic situation of Arta in the Philippines and its endangerment. Paper presented at The 33rd Conference on Sociolinguistic Science. Kanda University of International Studies, March 2014. (In Japanese)
  11. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2014. Some Grammatical Issues on a Philippine Negrito language, Arta. Lecture at Department of Linguistics, National Taiwan University, February.
  12. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2013. A Preliminary Report on the Grammar of Arta. Paper presented at 38th Conference of Kansai Linguistic Society. Doshisya University, Japan, June, 2013.
  13. Kimoto, Yukinori. 2012. Possessor-Subject Continuum: A Cognitive-Typological Approach. 7th International Conference on Construction Grammar (ICCG-7), Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, Korea, August, 2012.
  14. Chuman, Hayato, and Yukinori Kimoto. 2012. An Analysis of English N+N Compound Nouns as Con- structions. 7th International Conference on Construction Grammar (ICCG-7) 11, August, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, Korea, August, 2012.
  15. Yukinori Kimoto. 2011. How John and America relate to Water? Non-Countability of Bare-Singulars in English” Paper presented at The 11th International Cognitive Linguistics Conference in Xi’an, China. July 2011.
  16. Yukinori Kimoto. 2011. On the Unsaturatedness of Nouns in English. The 29th conference of English Linguistic Society, November, 2011 (In Japanese)
  17. Yukinori Kimoto. 2011. On the Polysemy of Possessive Forms: A Contrastive Study of English, Japanese and Ainu. The 2nd Symposium on Contrastive Linguistics, Tokyo, Reitaku University. December 2011. (In Japanese)
  18. Yukinori Kimoto. 2010. Cognitive and Communicative Bases of Countability in English. 11th Annual Conference of Japanese Cognitive Linguistic Association, September 2010. (In Japanese)
  19. Yukinori Kimoto. 2010. Count/Non-Count Nouns in English: A Cognitive Grammar Accout. Paper presented at The 35th conference of Kansai Linguistic Society, June 2010. (In Japanese)