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Hello, I am a student in Linguistics and Psycholinguistics.
I'm going through a project and I would like to know what essay/article should be regarded as basic reference for the concept of ''imagineability'', often referred to in psycholinguistic experiments. I have troubles in understanding this concept from what I read. I would especially like to grasp the differences between the concepts of ''imagineability'' and ''concreteness''. This difference is not always clearly stated in the literature. I would appreciate not only bibliographical references but also, if possible, statements by the repondents concerning their own view as for the difference ''imageability / concreteness''.
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