- Potato not Pope: human brain potentials to gender expectation and agreement in Spanish spoken sentencesNicole Y Y Wicha
Department of Cognitive Science, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0515, USA
Neurosci Lett 346:165-8. 2003....
- Expecting gender: an event related brain potential study on the role of grammatical gender in comprehending a line drawing within a written sentence in SpanishNicole Y Y Wicha
Department of Cognitive Science, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92037, USA
Cortex 39:483-508. 2003..We also observed an enhanced negativity for articles with unexpected relative to expected gender based on prior sentence context indicating that readers generate expectations for specific nouns and their articles...
- Anticipating words and their gender: an event-related brain potential study of semantic integration, gender expectancy, and gender agreement in Spanish sentence readingNicole Y Y Wicha
Department of Cognitive Science, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0515, La Jolla, CA 92093 0515, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 16:1272-88. 2004..Overall, our data indicate that readers anticipate and attend to the gender of both articles and nouns, and use gender in real time to maintain agreement and to build sentence meaning...