Can intonational phrase structure be primed (like syntactic structure)?

  title={Can intonational phrase structure be primed (like syntactic structure)?},
  author={Kristen M. Tooley and Agnieszka E. Konopka and Duane G. Watson},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition},
  volume={40 2},
In 3 experiments, we investigated whether intonational phrase structure can be primed. In all experiments, participants listened to sentences in which the presence and location of intonational phrase boundaries were manipulated such that the recording included either no intonational phrase boundaries, a boundary in a structurally dispreferred location, a boundary in a preferred location, or boundaries in both locations. In Experiment 1, participants repeated the sentences to test whether they… CONTINUE READING

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