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Word Recognition, Auditory

  • By: Delphine Dahan
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Language provides humans with the remarkable capacity to express their thoughts through a physical medium to share with others. To do so, we combine elements, words, whose form has been conventionalized within a particular language community. Thus a critical step in ...