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The majority of the world's children grow up learning two or more languages. The study of early bilingualism is central to current psycholinguistics, offering insights into issues such as transfer and interference in ...
Do Humans Imitate Robots?
Generalisation of Anthropomorphic Stereotype
(Springer Verlag, 2019-04-16)
If your device could smile: People trust happy-sounding artificial agents more
(Elsevier BV, 2020-04)
Does a regional accent perturb speech processing?
The speed of learning instructed stimulus-response association rules in human: experimental data and model.
Humans can learn associations between visual stimuli and motor responses from just a single instruction. This is known to be a fast process, but how fast is it? To answer this question, we asked participants to learn a ...
PhonItalia: a phonological lexicon for Italian.
In this article, we present the first open-access lexical database that provides phonological representations for 120,000 Italian word forms. Each of these also includes syllable boundaries and stress markings and a ...
Mediofrontal event-related potentials in response to positive, negative and unsigned prediction errors.
Reinforcement learning models make use of reward prediction errors (RPEs), the difference between an expected and obtained reward. There is evidence that the brain computes RPEs, but an outstanding question is whether ...