Linguistic rhythm guides parsing decisions in written sentence comprehension.

Abstract

Various recent studies attest that reading involves creating an implicit prosodic representation of the written text which may systematically affect the resolution of syntactic ambiguities in sentence comprehension. Research up to now suggests that implicit prosody itself depends on a partial syntactic analysis of the text, raising the question of whether… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2011.11.012

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@article{Kentner2012LinguisticRG, title={Linguistic rhythm guides parsing decisions in written sentence comprehension.}, author={Gerrit Kentner}, journal={Cognition}, year={2012}, volume={123 1}, pages={1-20} }