Language and Cognition Department, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
 by Olivier le Guen

Volume — 2010 (2 entries)

Knowledge Asymmetries in Grammar and Interaction

A fundamental aspect of social cognition is our awareness that people do not all know the same things in the same ways. For example, we assert our own feelings andMore →

Folk Definitions of Ideophones

Ideophones are marked words that depict sensory imagery, for example English hippety-hoppety ‘in a limping and hobbling manner’ or Siwu mukumuku ‘mouth movements of a toothless person eating’. They typicallyMore →