The processing of Chinese compound words with ambiguous morphemes in sentence context.


We employed a boundary paradigm to investigate how Chinese two-character compounds (i.e., compound words) are processed during reading. The first character of the compound was an ambiguous morpheme that had a dominant and subordinate meaning. In Experiment 1, there were three previews of the second character: identical to the target character; the preview… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/17470218.2016.1270975