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The role of experience in syntactic processing: a critical view from the linguistics building
(Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 2003)
Linguists with an interest in psycholinguistic research on the processing of language often feel concerned that psycholinguistic experiments truly reflect important aspects of the nature of language and not artefactual ...
Aspects of the relationship bewteen theories of grammar and theories of processing
(Asociación Española de Estudios Anglo-Norteamericanos, 2005)
The aim of this paper is to analyze the pros and cons of the relationship between theories of grammar and psycholinguistic research conducted in laboratories. It is argued that current optimism about the benefits that ...
That-clauses in noun phrase structure
(Universidad de Zaragoza. Departamento de Filología Inglesa y Alemana, 1995)
The aim of this paper is to discuss aspects of the grammar of non-relative that-clauses following head nouns.1 Specifically, two aspects will be dis-cussed here. The first has to do with the different types of expansions ...
Language processing, linguistics, and constraints
(Universidad de Zaragoza. Departamento de Filología Inglesa y Alemana, 2003)
(Universidat d'Alacant, 1995)
The aim of this paper is to provide syntactic evidence that left-dislocated NPs (LDs) do not belong inside the structure of the sentences with which they are usually associated. It is argued here that the relationship ...
On the grammatical status of 'Colon Structures'
(Asociación Española de Estudios Anglo-Norteamericanos, 1993)
The present paper is an attempt to examine the grammatical status of the kind of estructure that is typically punctuated with a colon. Contrary to the traditional interpretation of this patern, which relies heavily on the ...
Lexico-syntactic interactions during the processing of temporally ambiguous L2 relative clauses: An eye-tracking study with intermediate and advanced PortugueseEnglish bilinguals
There is extensive evidence showing that bilinguals activate the lexical and the syntactic representations of both languages in a nonselective way. However, the extent to which the lexical and the syntactic levels of ...
Processing gender agreement errors in pleasant and unpleasant words: An ERP study at the sentence level
In this study we examine the extent to which aspects such as the emotionality coded in words may interfere with the processing of gender agreement errors in a sentence grammaticality judgement task. We follow the ...