Eye movements in reading span tasks to working memory functions and second language reading

  title={Eye movements in reading span tasks to working memory functions and second language reading},
  author={C. Alptekin and G. Erçetin},
In an eye-tracking experiment with late second language (L2) learners, the present study probed into the relationship between eye-movement (EM) measures and the processing and storage outcomes of reading span tasks (RST) to determine whether EM patterns actually reflect working memory (WM) functions in the L2. Additionally, it examined the relationship between WM capacity as indexed by EMs and L2 reading comprehension to explore whether it was possible to map offline and online data as… Expand

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