Paola Benincà

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The present study is the first neuropsychological investigation into the problem of the mental representation and processing of irreversible binomials (IBs), i.e., word pairs linked by a conjunction (e.g., "hit and run," "dead or alive"). In order to test their lexical status, the phenomenon of neglect dyslexia is explored. People with left-sided neglect(More)
In this paper we present the results of a project, named ASIt, which provides linguists with a crucial test bed for formal hypotheses concerning human language. In particular, ASIt aims to capture crosslinguistic variants of grammatical structures within a sample of about 200 Italian Dialects. Since dialects are rarely recognized as official languages,(More)
  • Cecilia Poletto, Øystein Alexander Vangsnes, +18 authors Piera Rizzolatti
  • 2006
In this article we intend to illustrate how the ASIS (Atlante Sintattico dell’Italia Settentrionale "Syntactic Atlas of Northern Italy") project has been created and developed. We discuss the theoretical, empirical and practical problems that we encountered working on such an enterprise, and the choices we made in order to solve them. We have created a(More)
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