The bilingual mental lexicon : interdisciplinary approaches /

"How are words organized in the bilingual mind? How are they linked to concepts? How do bi- and multilinguals process words in their multiple languages? The first aim of this volume is to offer up-to-date answers to these questions. Its second aim is to provide readers with detailed step-by-ste...

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Other Authors: Pavlenko, Aneta, 1963-
Format: eBook
Published: Bristol, UK : Multilingual Matters, ©2009.
Series:Bilingual education and bilingualism ; 70.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • Neurollinguistic contributions to understanding the bilingual mental lexicon / Renata Meuter
  • Bilingual lexicon and bilingual autobiographical memory / Robert W. Schrauf
  • Audio-visual integration during bilingual language processing / Viorica Marian
  • Overview of semantic processing in bilinguals / Jeanette Altarriba and Dana M. Basnight-Brown
  • Lexical transfer / Scott Jarvis
  • Conceptual representation in the bilingual lexicon and second language vocabulary learning / Aneta Pavlenko
  • Why gestures are relevant to the bilingual lexicon / Marianne Gullberg
  • Tip-of-the-tongue phenomenon as a window on (bilingual) lexical retrieval / Peter Ecke
  • L1 attrition and the mental lexicon / Monika S. Schmid and Barbara Kopke.