Closed-class words in sentence production: Evidence from a modality-specific dissociation.

@article{Alario2004ClosedclassWI,
  title={Closed-class words in sentence production: Evidence from a modality-specific dissociation.},
  author={F Xavier Alario and Laurent Cohen},
  journal={Cognitive neuropsychology},
  year={2004},
  volume={21 8},
  pages={787-819}
}
Classic observations in the field of the neuropsychology of language have established that brain injury can result in the specific disruption of the ability to use words from the closed class (e.g., determiners, auxiliary verbs, prepositions, etc.) while the production of words from the open class is preserved (e.g., nouns, verbs, etc.). In this study, we… CONTINUE READING