Alternative Sets in Language Processing: How Focus by Nicole Gotzner PDF

By Nicole Gotzner

This publication provides a singular experimental method of investigating the psychological illustration of linguistic possible choices. Combining theoretical and psycholinguistic questions about the nature of different units, it sheds new gentle at the thought of concentration and the cognitive mechanisms underlying the processing of choices. In a chain of language comprehension experiments, the writer indicates that intonational concentration and concentration debris resembling ‘only’ form the illustration of possible choices in a listener’s brain in a primary manner. This publication is proper to researchers drawn to semantics, pragmatics, language processing and memory.

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