Alternative Sets in Language Processing: How Focus by Nicole Gotzner

By Nicole Gotzner

This booklet provides a unique experimental method of investigating the psychological illustration of linguistic choices. Combining theoretical and psycholinguistic questions about the nature of different units, it sheds new gentle at the thought of concentration and the cognitive mechanisms underlying the processing of choices. In a chain of language comprehension experiments, the writer exhibits that intonational concentration and concentration debris akin to ‘only’ form the illustration of possible choices in a listener’s brain in a basic manner. This publication is suitable to researchers drawn to semantics, pragmatics, language processing and memory.

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