Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info


New from Oxford University Press!

ad

Raciolinguistics

Edited by H. Samy Alim, John R. Rickford, and Arnetha F. Ball

Raciolinguistics "Brings together a critical mass of scholars to form a new field dedicated to theorizing and analyzing language and race together."


New from Cambridge University Press!

ad

Sociolinguistics from the Periphery

By Sari Pietikäinen, FinlandAlexandra Jaffe, Long BeachHelen Kelly-Holmes, and Nikolas Coupland

Sociolinguistics from the Periphery "presents a fascinating book about change: shifting political, economic and cultural conditions; ephemeral, sometimes even seasonal, multilingualism; and altered imaginaries for minority and indigenous languages and their users."


Summary Details


Query:   summary of responses to psycholinguistics query
Author:  DAVID WHARTON
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Psycholinguistics

Summary:   IN LINGUIST 8.981, I POSTED THE FOLLOWING QUERY:

>IF AN AMBIGUOUS WORD HAS A STRONGLY DOMINANT SENSE,
>IS THAT SENNSE MOST LIKELY TO BE THE ONE ACTUALLY SELECTED IN NEUTRAL
>CONTEXTS? OF COURSE THE INTUITIVE ANSWER SEEMS OBIVOUSLY TO BE

LL Issue: 8.1041
Date Posted: 12-Jul-1997
Original Query: Read original query