Language and Cognition Department, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
 by Stephen C. Levinson

Topic — body (2 entries)

‘Fish Traps’ Task

This task is designed to elicit virtual 3D ‘models’ created in gesture space using iconic and other representational gestures. This task has been piloted with Lao speakers, where two speakersMore →

Body Colouring Task

This task investigates the extensional meaning of body part terms, in particular the terms for the upper and lower limbs. Two questions are addressed, namely (i) are the boundaries ofMore →