Hyper-active gap filling

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Omaki, Akira ; Lau, Ellen F. ; Davidson White, Imogen ; Dakan, Myles L. ; Apple, Aaron ; Phillips, Colin (2015)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Psychology, volume 6 (issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4392588, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00384, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00384/full
  • Subject: active gap filling | verb transitivity | Psychology | island | plausibility mismatch effects | prediction | BF1-990 | Original Research | eye-tracking | filler-gap dependency

Much work has demonstrated that speakers of verb-final languages are able to construct rich syntactic representations in advance of verb information. This may reflect general architectural properties of the language processor, or it may only reflect a language-specific ... View more