Quiz 4 - Unit 8 Quiz 4 1 Our tendency to perceive phonemes in a relatively broad fashion not discriminating between subtle shadings in the way

Quiz 4 - Unit 8 Quiz 4 1 Our tendency to perceive phonemes...

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Unit 8 Quiz 4 1. Our tendency to perceive phonemes in a relatively broad fashion, not discriminating between subtle shadings in the way particular phonemes sound is termed: B. Categorical perception. 2. Ditman, Brunye, Mahoney, and Taylor (2009) investigated the role of embodiment in text comprehension by varying the pronoun used to describe a three-sentence piece of discourse that described an activity. Comprehension was best when the pronoun subjects were reading was: D. You. 3. The story grammar approach basically applies which notion (from sentence comprehension) to the comprehension of stories and larger units of discourse? C. Parsing. 4. Anaphors are more likely to result in the successful retrieval of an appropriate antecedent when: D. Both factors mentioned in a and b are important. 5. The garden path approach assumes that we implicitly follow two assumptions in comprehending a sentence. One, termed ________ means basically that we assume the syntax of a sentence is as simple as possible. The other, termed ________ means that we try to place the word currently being encountered into the phrase currently being constructed. A. Minimal attachment; late closure.

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