Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS)

Research Output 1979 2019

Stimulus level effects on speech-evoked obligatory cortical auditory evoked potentials in infants with normal hearing

Purdy, S. C., Sharma, M., Munro, K. J. & Morgan, C. L. A., Mar 2013, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 124, 3, p. 474-480 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Auditory Evoked Potentials
Hearing
Auditory Cortex
Phonetics
Hearing Aids

Story writing skills of adults with a history language-impairment

Smith-Lock, K. M., Nickels, L. & Mortensen, L., Jul 2009, In : Reading and Writing. 22, 6, p. 713-734 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Language
History
history
language
Group

Strategies to improve music perception in cochlear implantees

Chen, J. K-C., McMahon, C. & Li, L. P-H., 2012, Cochlear implant research updates. Umat, C. & Tange, R. A. (eds.). Rijeka, Croatia: InTech, p. 59-76 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch

Open Access
File
Cochlea
Music
Cochlear Implants
Hearing
Pitch Perception

Student speech pathologists' experiences of an aphasia therapy group

Cubirka, L., Barnes, S. & Ferguson, A., 2 Dec 2015, In : Aphasiology. 29, 12, p. 1497-1515 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

therapy group
Aphasia
speech disorder
Group Psychotherapy
Students

Studies at the interface of child language and models of language acquisition

Thornton, R., Feb 2012, In : First Language. 32, 1-2, p. 281-297 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

language acquisition
language
syntax
grammar
discourse

Subtitles and eye tracking: reading and performance

Kruger, J. L. & Steyn, F., 2014, In : Reading Research Quarterly. 49, 1, p. 105-120 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Reading
reading behavior
performance
comprehension
educational psychology

Successful outcomes of cochlear implantation in long-term unilateral deafness: brain plasticity?

Távora-Vieira, D., Boisvert, I., McMahon, C. M., Maric, V. & Rajan, G. P., 11 Sep 2013, In : NeuroReport. 24, 13, p. 724-729 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Unilateral Hearing Loss
Cochlear Implantation
Hearing
Cochlear Implants
Noise

SVD and clustering for unsupervised POS tagging

Lamar, M., Maron, Y., Johnson, M. & Bienenstock, E., 2010, ACL 2010 - 48th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Proceedings of the Conference. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 215-219 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

costs
Values
Tagging
Part-of-speech Tagging
Costs

Syllable-timed speech treatment for school-age children who stutter: A phase I trial

Andrews, C., O'Brian, S., Harrison, E., Onslow, M., Packman, A. & Menzies, R., Jul 2012, In : Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools. 43, 3, p. 359-369 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Stuttering
school
Therapeutics
parents
Parents

Syllable weight encodes mostly the same information for English word segmentation as dictionary stress

Pate, J. K. & Johnson, M., 2014, EMNLP 2014 - 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Proceedings of the Conference. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 844-853 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Glossaries

Synergies in learning words and their referents

Johnson, M., Demuth, K., Frank, M. & Jones, B. K., 2010, Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 23: 24th Annual Conference on Neural Information Processing Systems 2010, NIPS 2010. Lafferty, J., Williams, C. K., Shawe-Taylor, J., Zemel, R. S. & Culotta, A. (eds.). United States: Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) Foundation, p. 1018-1026 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Linguistics

Syntactic and pragmatic transfer effects in reported-speech constructions in three contact varieties of English influenced by Afrikaans

Kruger, H. & van Rooy, B., 1 Jul 2016, In : Language Sciences. 56, p. 118-131 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

pragmatics
contact
activation
linguistics
language

Syntactic generalization with novel intransitive verbs

Kline, M. & Demuth, K., 2014, In : Journal of Child Language. 41, 3, p. 543-574 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Cooking
Semantics
semantics
food
Food

Syntax acquisition

Crain, S. & Thornton, R., Mar 2012, In : Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science. 3, 2, p. 185-203 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Aptitude
Language
Child Language
Language Development
Linguistics

Teaching children with developmental spelling difficulties in a one-on-one context

Kohnen, S. & Nickels, L., 2010, In : Australasian Journal of Special Education. 34, 1, p. 36-60 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Teaching
present

Terminology and terminography for architecture and building construction

Fernández, T., de la Colina, M. A. F. & Peters, P., 2009, In : Terminology. 15, 1, p. 10-36 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Terminology
technical language
building
Online systems
Linguistics

Testing the limits of language production in long-term survivors of major stroke: A psycholinguistic and anatomic study

Shankweiler, D., Palumbo, L. C., Fulbright, R. K., Mencl, W. E., van Dyke, J., Kollia, B., Thornton, R., Crain, S. & Harris, K. S., 2010, In : Aphasiology. 24, 11, p. 1455-1485 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Psycholinguistics
psycholinguistics
stroke
Survivors
Language

Test validation in interpreter certification performance testing: An argument-based approach

Han, C. & Slatyer, H., 2016, In : Interpreting. 18, 2, p. 231-258 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

interpreter
certification
performance
evidence
Interpreter

Text structure and patterns of cohesion in narrative texts written by adults with a history of language impairment

Mortensen, L., Smith-Lock, K. & Nickels, L., Jul 2009, In : Reading and Writing. 22, 6, p. 735-752 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

history of language
Language
narrative
language
organization

The Acquisition of Phonology

Demuth, K., 24 Nov 2011, The Handbook of Phonological Theory: Second Edition. Goldsmith, J., Riggle, J. & Yu, A. (eds.). 2nd revised ed. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, p. 571-595 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

The acquisition of Sesotho nominal agreement

Demuth, K. & Weschler, S., Feb 2012, In : Morphology. 22, 1, p. 67-88 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prefix
Sesotho
Noun Class
Language
Lexical Representation

The alveo virtual lab: Working with an API for linguistic data (invited tutorial)

Cassidy, S., 2016, Linguistic Linked Open Data - 12th EUROLAN 2015 Summer School and RUMOUR 2015 Workshop, Revised Selected Papers. Trandabăţ, D. & Gîfu, D. (eds.). Cham: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 588. p. XIX-XX 2 p. (Communications in Computer and Information Science; vol. 588).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

Application programming interfaces (API)
Linguistics
Communication
Interfaces (computer)
Students

The association between reduced GFR and hearing loss: a cross-sectional population-based study

Vilayur, E., Gopinath, B., Harris, D. C., Burlutsky, G., McMahon, C. M. & Mitchell, P., Oct 2010, In : American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 56, 4, p. 661-669 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Hearing Loss
Population
Glomerular Filtration Rate
Hearing

The case for social-cognitive remediation in schizophrenia: A life well lived is more than remission from psychosis

Marsh, P. J., Langdon, R., Harris, A. & Coltheart, M., Jun 2013, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 47, 6, p. 512-515 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

The case of the missing generalizations

Crain, S., Thornton, R. & Khlentzos, D., Feb 2009, In : Cognitive Linguistics. 20, 1, p. 145-155 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Linguistics
linguistics
Semantics
semantics
discourse

The computational linguistics summarization pilot task

Jaidka, K., Chandrasekaran, M. K., Elizalde, B. F., Jha, R., Jones, C., Kan, M-Y., Khanna, A., Molla-Aliod, D., Radev, D. R. & Ronzano, F., 2014, The computational linguistics summarization pilot task.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

The contribution of family history to hearing loss in an older population

McMahon, C. M., Kifley, A., Rochtchina, E., Newall, P. & Mitchell, P., Aug 2008, In : Ear and Hearing. 29, 4, p. 578-584 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hearing Loss
Population
Age Factors
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals

The contribution of speech-evoked cortical auditory evoked potentials to the diagnosis and measurement of intervention outcomes in children with auditory processing disorder

Sharma, M., Purdy, S. C. & Kelly, A. S., Feb 2014, In : Seminars in Hearing. 35, 1, p. 51-64 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Auditory Perceptual Disorders
Auditory Evoked Potentials
Language Therapy
Control Groups
Reproducibility of Results

The Cortical Automatic Threshold Estimation in Adults

Bardy, F., Van Dun, B., Dillon, H., Seeto, M., Qin, H., Loi, T. & Cowan, R., 2015, In : Hearing Journal. 69, 6, p. 32-37 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Brain Stem
Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potentials
Acoustics
Hearing
Ear

The Cross-Script Length Effect: Further Evidence Challenging PDP Models of Reading Aloud

Rastle, K., Havelka, J., Wydell, T. N., Coltheart, M. & Besner, D., Jan 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition. 35, 1, p. 238-246 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Reading
stimulus
evidence
orthography
experiment

The detection of adult cortical auditory evoked potentials (CAEPs) using an automated statistic and visual detection

Golding, M., Dillon, H., Seymour, J. & Carter, L., 2009, In : International Journal of Audiology. 48, 12, p. 833-842 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Auditory Evoked Potentials
examiner
stimulus
statistics
mayor

The development of acoustic cues to coda contrasts in young children learning American English

Song, J. Y., Demuth, K. & Shattuck-Hufnagel, S., Apr 2012, In : The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 131, 4, p. 3036-3050 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

cues
Acoustics
learning
Cues
Learning

The development of articles in children's early Spanish: prosodic interactions between lexical and grammatical form

Demuth, K., Patrolia, M., Song, J. Y. & Masapollo, M., Feb 2012, In : First Language. 32, 1-2, p. 17-37 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

interaction
longitudinal study
Prosodic Structure
Interaction
Nouns

The effectiveness of two grammar treatment procedures for children with SLI: A randomized clinical trial

Smith-Lock, K. M., Leitão, S., Prior, P. & Nickels, L., 1 Oct 2015, In : Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools. 46, 4, p. 312-324 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

grammar
Randomized Controlled Trials
Group
Therapeutics
Language

The effect of first language (L1) dialects on the identification of Vietnamese word-final stops

Tsukada, K. & Nguyên, T. T. A., 2008, Interspeech 2008: 9th Annual Conference of the International Speech Communication Association 2008. Fletcher, J., Loakes, D., Göcke, R., Burnham, D. & Wagner, M. (eds.). Brisbane QLD: International Speech Communication Association, p. 1186-1189 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Language

The effect of non-tightness on Bayesian estimation of PCFGs

Cohen, S. B. & Johnson, M., 2013, Proceedings of the 51st Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics: ACL 2013 : 4-9 August, Sofia, Bulgaria. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 1. p. 1033-1041 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

grammar
Grammar
Markov Chain Monte Carlo
Sampler

The effects of (in)direct speech on aphasic discourse comprehension

Groenewold, R., Bastiaanse, R., Nickels, L. & Huiskes, M., 2013, In : Stem-, Spraak- en Taalpathologie. 18, SUPPL. 1, p. 120-122 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

The effects of allomorphic variation on children’s acquisition of plural morphology

Davies, B., Xu Rattanasone, N. & Demuth, K., 2016, Proceedings of the Sixteenth Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology: SST 2016. Carignan, C. & Tyler, M. D. (eds.). Canberra: Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association (ASSTA), p. 101-104 4 p. (Proceedings of the Sixteenth Australasian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

experiment

The effects of coarticulation and morphological complexity on the production of English coda clusters: Acoustic and articulatory evidence from 2-year-olds and adults using ultrasound

Song, J. Y., Demuth, K., Shattuck-Hufnagel, S. & Ménard, L., May 2013, In : Journal of Phonetics. 41, 3-4, p. 281-295 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Acoustics
acoustics
evidence
Gestures
Child Development

The effects of direct and indirect speech on discourse comprehension in Dutch listeners with and without aphasia

Groenewold, R., Bastiaanse, R., Nickels, L., Wieling, M. & Huiskes, M., 2014, In : Aphasiology. 28, 7, p. 862-884 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Aphasia
speech disorder
listener
comprehension
discourse

The effects of smoking and alcohol consumption on age-related hearing loss: the Blue Mountains hearing study

Gopinath, B., Flood, V. M., McMahon, C. M., Burlutsky, G., Smith, W. & Mitchell, P., Apr 2010, In : Ear and Hearing. 31, 2, p. 277-282 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hearing Loss
Alcohol Drinking
Hearing
Smoking
Odds Ratio

The Fregoli delusion: A disorder of person identification and tracking

Langdon, R., Connaughton, E. & Coltheart, M., 1 Oct 2014, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 6, 4, p. 615-631 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

delusion
Delusions
Surgery
human being
Plastic Surgery

The genesis of reading ability: What helps children learn letter-sound correspondences?

Castles, A., Coltheart, M., Wilson, K., Valpied, J. & Wedgwood, J., Sep 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 104, 1, p. 68-88 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Aptitude
Reading
Learning
Research Design

The human communication science virtual lab

Estival, D., Cassidy, S., Sefton, P. & Burnham, D., 2013, 7th eResearch Australasia Conference, Brisbane, Australia. 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearch

The Hypothesis Testing Approach to the Assessment of Language

Nickels, L., 2008, Handbook of the Neuroscience of Language. Stemmer, B. & Whitaker, H. A. (eds.). 1st ed. Amsterdam; London: Elsevier, p. 13-22 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

The impact of language models and loss functions on repair disfluency detection

Zwarts, S. & Johnson, M., 2011, Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, ACL-HLT 2011. Portland, OR: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 1. p. 703-711 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
language
performance
spoken language
Repair
Disfluency

The influence of plural dominance in aphasic word production

Biedermann, B., Lorenz, A., Beyersmann, E. & Nickels, L., Aug 2012, In : Aphasiology. 26, 8, p. 985-1004 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Aphasia
Psycholinguistics
speech disorder
deficit
psycholinguistics

The interpretation of disjunction in universal grammar

Crain, S., 2008, In : Language and speech. 51, 1-2, p. 151-169 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

grammar
Language
interpretation
Child Language
language

The interpretation of logical connectives in Turkish

Geçkin, V., Crain, S. & Thornton, R., 1 Jul 2016, In : Journal of Child Language. 43, 4, p. 784-810 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

interpretation
speaking
Language
Logical Connectives
language

The iPad as a research tool for the understanding of English plurals by English, Chinese, and other L1 speaking 3-and 4-year-olds

Xu Rattanasone, N., Davies, B., Schembri, T., Andronos, F. & Demuth, K., 22 Nov 2016, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 7, p. 1-11 11 p., 1773.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Language
Research
Learning
Immersion
Teaching