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ERIC Number: EJ016046
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Publication Date: 1969
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Lexical Density and Phrase Structure Depth as Variables in Sentence Retention
Perfetti, Charles A.
J Verb Learning Verb Behav, 8, 6, 719-724, 69 Dec
The research reported here casts doubt on the general value of the Yngve hypothesis, which relates a phrase structure measure of syntactic complexity to both sentence production and memory. (Author/FWB)
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Identifiers: Lexical Density