Core number representations are shaped by language.

  title={Core number representations are shaped by language.},
  author={Elena Salillas and Manuel Carreiras},
  journal={Cortex; a journal devoted to the study of the nervous system and behavior},
Language and math have been predominantly related through exact calculation. In the present study we investigated a more fundamental link between language and math: whether the most basic quantity representation used for the contrast of numerosities could be shaped by language. We selected two groups of balanced, equally proficient Basque-Spanish bilinguals… CONTINUE READING