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Abstract social categories facilitate access to socially skewed words
Recent work has shown that listeners process words faster if said by a member of the group that typically uses the word. This paper further explores how the social distributions of words affect lexical access by exploring ...
Repeat what after whom? Exploring variable selectivity in a cross-dialectal shadowing task
(Frontiers Media, 2015-05-12)
Twenty women from Christchurch, New Zealand and 16 from Columbus Ohio (dialect region U.S. Midland) participated in a bimodal lexical naming task where they repeated monosyllabic words after four speakers from four regional ...