ERP

'Before' and 'after': Investigating the relationship between temporal connectives and chronological ordering using event-related potentials

Sentence-initial temporal clauses headed by before, as in 'Before the scientist submitted the paper, the journal changed its policy, have been shown to elicit sustained negative-going brain potentials compared to maximally similar clauses headed by …

No place for /h/: an ERP investigation of English fricative place features

The representational format of speech units in long-term memory is a topic of debate. We present novel event-related brain potential evidence from the Mismatch Negativity (MMN) paradigm that is compatible with abstract, non-redundant feature-based …

Form, meaning and context in lexical access: MEG and behavioral evidence

One of the main challenges in the study of cognition is how to connect brain activity to cognitive processes. In the domain of language, this requires coordination between two different lines of research: theoretical models of linguistic knowledge …