Ben Hofstede

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Generally task variation is not taken into account in discussions about agrammatism in Broca's aphasia. Both free speech and speech under constrained conditions are classified as "agrammatic speech." In this study, we investigated the effects of task variation on the character of agrammatic speech. We employed three types of task situations, an interview(More)
We carried out a study in which we elicited spatial expressions from agrammatic and normal speakers by means of a picture description test. The purpose of our study was to investigate structural properties of Dutch agrammatic speech. We focussed on syntactic simplification phenomena that show up in addition to finiteness omission. We therefore invited the(More)
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