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


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.Goodman Cancer...

First language wires brain for later language-learning

Published: 1Dec2015

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

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...

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