Speeded production of inflected words in children and adults.

  title={Speeded production of inflected words in children and adults.},
  author={Harald Clahsen and Meike Hadler and Helga Weyerts},
  journal={Journal of child language},
  volume={31 3},
This study examines the production of regular and irregular participle forms of German with high and low frequencies using a speeded production task. 40 children in two age groups (five- to seven-year olds, eleven- to twelve-year olds) and 35 adult native speakers of German listened to stem forms of verbs presented in a sentential context and were asked to produce corresponding participle forms as quickly and accurately as possible. Dependent variables were the subjects' participle-production… CONTINUE READING

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