Good language-switchers are good task-switchers: evidence from Spanish-English and Mandarin-English bilinguals.

Abstract

Bilingual advantages in executive control tasks are well documented, but it is not yet clear what degree or type of bilingualism leads to these advantages. To investigate this issue, we compared the performance of two bilingual groups and monolingual speakers in task-switching and language-switching paradigms. Spanish-English bilinguals, who reported… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1355617711000580

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