The activation of phonological representations by bilinguals while reading silently: evidence from interlingual homophones.

@article{Haigh2007TheAO,
  title={The activation of phonological representations by bilinguals while reading silently: evidence from interlingual homophones.},
  author={Corinne A Haigh and Debra Jared},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={623-44}
}
These experiments investigated whether bilinguals activate phonological representations from both of their languages when reading silently in one. The critical stimuli were interlingual homophones (e.g., sank in English and cinq in French). French-English and English-French bilinguals completed an English lexical decision task. Decisions made by French… CONTINUE READING