Second language learners ’ processing of inflected words : Behavioral and ERP evidence for storage and decomposition

@inproceedings{Hahne2003SecondLL,
  title={Second language learners ’ processing of inflected words : Behavioral and ERP evidence for storage and decomposition},
  author={Anja Hahne and Jutta M{\"u}ller and Harald Clahsen},
  year={2003}
}
This study reports the results of two behavioral and two event-related brain potential (ERP) experiments examining the processing of inflected words in advanced second language (L2) learners with Russian as their native language (L1) who learnt German as an L2 after childhood. Two different subsystems of German inflection were studied, participial inflection and noun plurals. For participial forms, L2 learners were found to widely generalize the -t suffixation rule in a nonce-word elicitation… CONTINUE READING

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