Brain Simultaneously Processes Linguistic and Extralinguistic Information

Brain Simultaneously Processes Linguistic and Extralinguistic Information

Summary: People automatically incorporate extralinguistic information into grammatical processing during verbal communication. Source: HSE An international team of scientists from the UK, Spain, Denmark and Russia (including researchers from the HSE Institute for Cognitive Neuroscience) conducted an experiment demonstrating that people automatically integrate extralinguistic information into grammatical processing during verbal communication. The study findings were published in the Scientific Reports Journal. During our everyday communication, listening to the radio or watching television, people perceive and process verbal information which includes …