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Romantic relationships in adolescents with internalizing and externalizing problems
The main focus of this study was to examine the influence that individual’ psychological problems have on involvement and quality of adolescents’ romantic relationships. A sample of 621 adolescents (308 males and 313 ...
Il prestito verbale nel contatto italiano-tedesco
The topic of this paper is lexical borrowing and in particular borrowing and adaptation processes that involve verbs. Within the framework of loanword typology, the four verbal borrowing strategies introduced by [Wohlgemuth ...
The role of predicta¬bility and structure in word stress processing: An ERP study on Cairene Arabic and a cross-linguistic comparison
This article presents neurolinguistic data on word stress perception in Cairene Arabic, in comparison to previous results on German and Turkish. The main goal is to investigate how central properties of stress systems such ...
Alla Lim con i numeri Egizi
Portare in aula la storia della matematica significa certamente incuriosire e coinvolgere molto i bambini che, affascinati da una “magica” presentazione dell’insegnante, s’immedesimano nei tempi passati, ascoltano con ...
I numeri geroglifici alla LIM
Sia i numeri sia le frazioni erano spesso raffigurati dagli abitanti dell’Antico Egitto attraverso i simboli geroglifici. Ma cosa significa esattamente il termine “geroglifico”?
The direction of word stress processing in German: evidence from a working-memory paradigm
There are contradicting assumptions and findings on the direction of word stress processing in German. To resolve this question, we asked participants to read tri-syllabic non-words and stress ambiguous words aloud. ...
Where the mass counts: Common cortical activation for different kinds of non-singularity
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press (MIT Press): STM Titles, 2012)
Typically, plural nouns are morphosyntactically marked for the number feature, whereas mass nouns are morphosyntactically singular. However, both plural count nouns and mass nouns can be semantically interpreted as ...
Acquisition of German noun plurals in typically developing children and children with specific language impairment
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2011)
The present study investigates the acquisition of plural markers in German children with and without language impairments using an elicitation task. In the first cross-sectional study, 60 monolingual children between three ...
Neuro-cognitive foundations of prosodic word processing – evidence from fMRI
(BioMed Central / Springer Verlag (Germany), 2011)
Background: To date, the neural correlates of phonological word stress processing are largely unknown. Methods: In the present study, we investigated the processing of word stress and vowel quality using an identity matching ...