Foreign-accented speech modulates linguistic anticipatory processes.

Abstract

Listeners are able to anticipate upcoming words during sentence comprehension, and, as a result, they also pre-activate semantically related words. In the present study, we aim at exploring whether these anticipatory processes are modulated by indexical properties of the speakers, such as a speaker's accent. Event-related brain potentials were obtained… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2016.03.022