Adele E. Goldberg – Explain me this: Learning what not to say

Explain me this: Learning what not to say

(previously announced as “Meaningful construction”)

Adele E. Goldberg

Princeton University

20 novembre 2015 à 15h. DS-1950

How do we use language creatively to describe the open-ended array of contexts we encounter?   While linguistic and psycholinguistic theories have commonly assumed that words with fixed-in-advance meanings are the key conveyers of content, this presentation brings together linguistic, behavioral, and neural evidence that combine to demonstrate that formal constructions that combine words into sentences help to shape the interpretation of utterances.

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Institut des sciences cognitives

Fondé en 2003, l'Institut des Sciences Cognitives de l'UQAM vise à favoriser la recherche et le développement de compétences dans le domaine des sciences cognitives, à en partager les connaissances, à faciliter les échanges interdisciplinaires et à animer la communauté locale.

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