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ERIC Number: EJ586066
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0169-0965
Memory Limitations and Structural Forgetting: The Perception of Complex Ungrammatical Sentences as Grammatical.
Gibson, Edward; Thomas, James
Language and Cognitive Processes, v14 n3 p225-48 Jun 1999
Results from an English acceptability-rating experiment are presented that demonstrate that people find doubly nested relative-clause structures just as acceptable when only two verb phrases are included instead of the grammatically required three. Three possible accounts of the results are considered. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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