Agrammatic Comprehension of Simple Active Sentences With Moved Constituents: Hebrew OSV and OVS Structures
- Duration-Syntax Association in Normal and Poor Readers. Holzman, Thomas G.; Payne Jr., M. Carr // Journal of Learning Disabilities;Dec1985, Vol. 18 Issue 10
Examines the effect of skill level on the differences in word-duration matching between normal and poor readers. Relationship between tone duration and word assignment; Role of rhythm in the production recognition of speech; Nature of the reading-rhythm connection.
- Produkce Å™eÄi v afÃ¡zii: kazuistika. Schmiedtová, Barbara; Flanderková, Eva // Studies in Applied Linguistics / Studie z AplikovanÃ© Lingvistik;2012, Issue 1/2, p53
The topic of this paper is a linguistic analysis followed by a psycholinguistic interpretation of data from language production of an aphasic patient. The most prominent accompanying symptom identified in this patient was severely disturbed speech - aphasia, with language symptoms, which, under...
- DIALECT INTERFERENCE IN WEST INDIAN CHILDREN. Edwards, V.K. // Language & Speech;Jan-Mar78, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p76
Studies the dialect interference in West Indian children. Influence of Creole lexis, syntax, morphology and phonology on West Indian children; Higher incidence of Creole interference on Caribbean-born West Indians; Correlation between Creole interference and performance on comprehension tasks.
- Spoken Sentence Processing in Young and Older Adults Modulated by Task Demands: Evidence From Self-Paced Listening. Fallon, Marianne; Peelle, Jonathan E.; Wingfield, Arthur // Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences & Socia;Jan2006, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p10
Young and older adult listeners paced themselves through recorded sentences, under instructions to recall the sentence verbatim or to respond to comprehension probes. Sentences varied in syntactic complexity and speech rate. Young and older adults paused longer after major syntactic boundaries,...
- Against Repair-Based Reanalysis in Sentence Comprehension. Grodner, Daniel; Gibson, Edward; Argaman, Vered; Babyonyshev, Maria // Journal of Psycholinguistic Research;Mar2003, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p141
Structural reanalysis is generally assumed to be representation-preserving, whereby the initial analysis is manipulated or repaired to arrive at a new structure. This paper contends that the theoretical and empirical basis for such approaches is weak. A conceptually simpler alternative is that...
- The Processing of Non-canonically Ordered Constituents in Long Distance Dependencies by Pre-school Children: a Real-time Investigation. Love, Tracy E. // Journal of Psycholinguistic Research;May2007, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p191
Four experiments were performed which had the goal of determining how and when young children acquire the ability to understand long distance dependencies. These studies examined the operations underlying the auditory processing of non-canonically ordered constituents in object-relative...
- LEVEL OF LISTENING COMPREHENSION AS A FUNCTION OF TWO PROCESS VARIABLES: SYNTAX AND MEANINGFULNESS. Gamlin, Peter J. // Language & Speech;Jul-Sep72, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p232
Studies the level listing comprehension as a function of syntax and meaningfulness. Use of probe-latency data for assessing the level of comprehension; Relationship between age and changes in the syntactic-semantic process; Possibility that semantic and syntactic processing might be separate.
- COMPREHENSION OF TEMPORAL TERMS BY GOOD AND POOR READERS. Macaruso, Paul; Bar-Shalom, Eva; Crain, Stephen; Shankweiler, Donald // Language & Speech;Jan-Mar89, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p45
Poor beginning readers often have difficulty comprehending spoken sentences with complex syntactic structures. The study presented in this article, attempts to identify the reasons for this difficulty. Second-grade good and poor readers were tested for comprehension of spoken sentences...
- O fenÃ´meno da inacusatividade no portuguÃªs: por uma anÃ¡lise lÃ©xico-sintÃ¡tica dos verbos do tipo ir e chegar. Silva, Cláudia Roberta Tavares; de Farias, Jair Gomes // Revista Veredas;2011, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1
This paper discusses the inaccusativity in Portuguese grammar, based on sentence structures that have verbs such as to go and to arrive. For this, we use introspection data. The main goal of this study is to contribute to a better comprehension of the lexic-syntactic mechanisms involved in the...