Language and Cognition Department, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
 by Mark Dingemanse

Topic — colour (2 entries)

Focal Colours

In this task we aim to find what the best exemplars or “focal colours” of each basic colour term is in our field languages. This is an important part ofMore →

The Language of Vision I: Colour

The task is designed to elicit vocabulary for colour using a subset of the Munsell chips from the World Colour Survey. The primary goal is to establish how people talkMore →