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ERIC Number: EJ591400
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0169-0965
Processing of Reference and the Structure of Language: An Analysis of Comparative Noun Phrases.
Gordon, Peter C.; Hendrick, Randall; Ledoux, Kerry; Yang, Chin Lung
Language and Cognitive Processes, v14 n4 p353-79 Aug 1999
Five experiments used self-paced reading time to examine the ways in which complex noun phrases influence the interpretation of referentially dependent expressions. Results indicate that the entity introduced by a major constituent of a sentence is more accessible as a referent than the entities introduced by component noun phrases. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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