Remarks on the Experimental Turn in the Study of Scalar Implicature, Part I

  title={Remarks on the Experimental Turn in the Study of Scalar Implicature, Part I},
  author={Emmanuel Chemla and Raj Singh},
  journal={Language and Linguistics Compass},
for Part I and Part II) There has been a recent ‘experimental turn’ in the study of scalar implicature, yielding important results concerning online processing and acquisition. This paper highlights some of these results and places them in the current theoretical context. We argue that there is sometimes a mismatch between theoretical and experimental studies, and we point out how some of these mismatches can be resolved. We furthermore highlight ways in which the current theoretical and… CONTINUE READING

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