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Journal Title: The Mental Lexicon
Volume/Issue:   7/1
Date: 2012
Table of Contents: 2012. iii, 118 pp.

Table of Contents

Articles

The cohesiveness of English and German compounds
Thomas Berg
1–33

The recruitment of knowledge regarding plurality and compound formation during
language comprehension
Robert Fiorentino, Jamie Bost, Alyson D. Abel and Jordan Zuccarelli
34–57

Complement Coercion: Distinguishing between type-shifting and pragmatic
inferencing
Argyro Katsika, David Braze, Ashwini Deo and Maria Mercedes Piñango
58–76

Processing morphologically conditioned word accents
Pelle Söderström, Mikael Roll and Merle Horne
77–89

Squibs, commentaries and methodological considerations

Localizing the component processes of lexical access using modern neuroimaging
techniques
Jed A. Meltzer
91–118
Publisher: John Benjamins
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Pragmatics
Psycholinguistics
Semantics
Syntax
Neurolinguistics
Subject Language(s): English
German
Swedish
 
LL Issue: 23.2817