The influence of morphological information on cataphoric pronoun assignment.

@article{Gompel2003TheIO,
  title={The influence of morphological information on cataphoric pronoun assignment.},
  author={Roger P. G. van Gompel and Simon P. Liversedge},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition},
  year={2003},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={128-39}
}
In 3 eye-tracking experiments, the authors investigated the use of morphological information during pronoun resolution. Experiments 1 and 2 showed that disruption occurred when a preferred assignment was inconsistent with gender information. Experiment 2 ensured that this difficulty was not due to the introduction of a new discourse entity. Experiment 3 showed that disruption also occurred when number information was inconsistent with the preferred assignment. The results indicate that the use… CONTINUE READING

3 Figures & Tables