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ERIC Number: EJ435975
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Tense, Temporal Context, and Syntactic Ambiguity Resolution.
Trueswell, John C.; Tanenhaus, Michael
Language and Cognitive Processes, v6 n4 p303-38 Nov 1991
Three experiments investigating the use of temporal information in a reduced relative clause to interpret verb tense of the main clause found that subjects rapidly assessed temporal information to resolve tense ambiguity, demonstrating an incremental approach to comprehension that uses previous discourse to continuously update comprehension and sentence processing. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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