Word reading and picture naming in Italian.

  title={Word reading and picture naming in Italian.},
  author={Elizabeth A. Bates and Cristina Burani and Simona D'Amico and Laura Barca},
  journal={Memory & cognition},
  volume={29 7},
Results from two separate norming studies of lexical access in Italian were merged, permitting a comparison of word-reading and picture-naming latencies and the factors that predict each one for an overlapping subsample of 128 common nouns. Factor analysis of shared lexical predictors yielded four latent variables: a frequency factor, a semantic factor, a length factor, and a final factor dominated by frication on the initial phoneme. Age of acquisition (AoA) loaded highly on the first two… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 38 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 42 references

How early is the development of morpholexical reading in a language with shallow orthography

C. Burani, S. Marcolini, G. Stella
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Prelexical and postlexical strategies in reading: Evidence from a deep and a shallow orthography

R. Frost
Journal of Experimental Psychology: • 1994
View 17 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Pictures in sentences: understanding without words.

Journal of experimental psychology. General • 1986
View 16 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

The time to see and name objects

J. Cattell
Mind, 11, 63-65. • 1886
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Syntactic priming of nouns and verbs in Chinese.

Language and speech • 2001
View 2 Excerpts

Introducing the CRL International Picture-Naming Project (CRL-IPNP)

C. Pléh

Electrophysiological investigations of nouns

K. Federmeier, J. Segal, T. Lombrozo, M. Kutas

Lexical effects in accessing and naming Italian

C. Burani, F. M. Dovetto, A. Spuntarelli, A. M. Thornton
Brain and Language, • 1999
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…