Linguistics

DISE's Janine Metallic interviewed by Le Devoir

Published: 1Aug2017

Janine Metallic, PhD student from our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE),

Janine Metallic, DISE PhD candidate, featured in Gazette article about Mi'kmaq language

Published: 30Mar2016

DISE PhD student Janine Metallic spoke at length to The Gazette's Christopher Curtis this week for his article "Indigenous languages go under the microscope", published March 25, 2016.

First language wires brain for later language-learning

Published: 1Dec2015

Research also demonstrates brain's plasticity and ability to adapt to new language environments

Within and across phrases agreement: different windows into syntax processing

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Most ERPs study of syntactic processing applied a violation paradigm to the subject-verb agreement relation./channels-contributeCategory: Centre for Research on Brain/Language/Music

L1 attrition meets L2 acquisition in successful late bilingualism: reference tracking and executive functions

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Reference tracking requires the language user to both infer correct pronoun-referent mappings and dynamically update the discourse model following a change of referent status./channels...

Random forests as an exploratory tool for eye-movement control in reading, Victor Kuperman, PhD

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Abstract: Decades of research have amassed an impressive body of knowledge on sources of variability in eye-movement control in reading. Major sources include text characteristics (i.e.

Bilingualism over the lifespan: Changing perspectives for an evolving field

Published: 24Oct2014

<p>It’s a scene that plays out every day in Montreal. On the bus, in schools, in the office and at home, conversations weave seamlessly back and forth between French and English, or one of...