Eye fixation patterns among dyslexic and normal readers: effects of word length and word frequency.

@article{Hyn1995EyeFP,
  title={Eye fixation patterns among dyslexic and normal readers: effects of word length and word frequency.},
  author={Jukka Hy{\"o}n{\"a} and Richard K. Olson},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition},
  year={1995},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={1430-40}
}
Eye fixation patterns of 21 dyslexic and 21 younger, nondyslexic readers were compared when they read aloud 2 texts. The study examined whether word-frequency and word-length effects previously found for skilled adult readers would generalize equally to younger dyslexic and nondyslexic readers. Significantly longer gaze durations and reinspection times were… CONTINUE READING