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Experiential traces and mental simulations in language comprehension

Rolf A Zwaan

in Symbols and Embodiment: Debates on meaning and cognition

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199217274
eISBN:
9780191696060
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199217274.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter provides a framework for an embodied, experiential view of language comprehension. It explains that the claim is not that the elements of this framework are entirely new. The ... More


Center-Embedded Sentences: What’s Pronounceable Is Comprehensible

Janet Dean Fodor, Stefanie Nickels, and Esther Schott

in On Concepts, Modules, and Language: Cognitive Science at Its Core

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190464783
eISBN:
9780190464806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190464783.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Doubly center-embedded relative clause constructions such as “The rat that the cat that the dog chased killed ate the malt” are notoriously difficult to parse. Many explanations have been offered. ... More


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