Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS)

Research Output 1979 2019

2012

Is bad structure better than no structure? unsupervised parsing for realisation ranking

Motazedi, Y., Dras, M. & Lareau, F., 2012, 24th International Conference on Computational Linguistics: Proceedings of COLING 2012: Technical Papers. Kay, M. & Boitet, C. (eds.). Mumbai: Indian Institute of Technology, p. 1811-1830 20 p.

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

ranking
grammar
language
Parsing
Ranking

Long-term monaural auditory deprivation and bilateral cochlear implants

Boisvert, I., McMahon, C. M. & Dowell, R. C., 15 Feb 2012, In : NeuroReport. 23, 3, p. 195-199 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Cochlear Implantation
Cochlear Implants
Ear
Hearing Aids
Deafness

Mirror agnosia and the mirrored-self misidentification delusion: A hypnotic analogue

Connors, M. H., Cox, R. E., Barnier, A. J., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 1 May 2012, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 17, 3, p. 197-226 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Agnosia
Delusions
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Suggestion
Psychopathology

Mirrored-self misidentification in the hypnosis laboratory: Recreating the delusion from its component factors

Connors, M. H., Barnier, A. J., Coltheart, M., Cox, R. E. & Langdon, R., 1 Mar 2012, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 17, 2, p. 151-176 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Delusions
Hypnosis
Suggestion
Hypnotics and Sedatives

Morphological processing during visual word recognition in developing readers: Evidence from masked priming

Beyersmann, E., Castles, A. & Coltheart, M., Mar 2012, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. 65, 7, p. 1306-1326 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Spinacia oleracea
Reading
Mothers

Neural mechanisms underlying the facilitation of naming in aphasia using a semantic task: an fMRI study

Heath, S., McMahon, K. L., Nickels, L., Angwin, A., MacDonald, A. D., van Hees, S., Johnson, K., McKinnon, E. & Copland, D. A., 10 Aug 2012, In : BMC Neuroscience. 13, p. 1-19 19 p., 98.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Aphasia
Semantics
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Occipital Lobe
Parietal Lobe

Neuroscience, education and educational efficacy research

Coltheart, M. & McArthur, G., 24 May 2012, Neuroscience in Education: The good, the bad, and the ugly. Della Sala, S. & Anderson, M. (eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 215-221 7 p.

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

Neuroscience
Efficacy
Education
Learning Disability
Controlled

Non-native Japanese listeners' perception of vowel length contrasts in Japanese and Modern Standard Arabic (MSA)

Tsukada, K., Apr 2012, In : Second Language Research. 28, 2, p. 151-168 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

listener
Group
discrimination
language
adulthood

On that's right and its combination with other tokens

Barnes, S., Feb 2012, In : Journal of Pragmatics. 44, 3, p. 243-260 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

intersubjectivity
speech disorder
conversation analysis
Composite materials
everyday life

Parallel processing of whole words and morphemes in visual word recognition

Beyersmann, E., Coltheart, M. & Castles, A., Sep 2012, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. 65, 9, p. 1798-1819 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Word Processing
Semantics
vocabulary
language
assistant
learning
student

Prevalence and 5-year incidence of dual sensory impairment in an older Australian population

Schneider, J., Gopinath, B., McMahon, C., Teber, E., Leeder, S. R., Wang, J. J. & Mitchell, P., Apr 2012, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 22, 4, p. 295-301 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hearing
Incidence
Population
Visual Acuity
Confidence Intervals

Priming picture naming with a semantic task: An fMRI investigation

Heath, S., McMahon, K., Nickels, L., Angwin, A., MacDonald, A., van Hees, S., Johnson, K. & Copland, D., 7 Mar 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 3, p. 1-9 9 p., e32809.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Semantics
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Occipital Lobe
tongue
magnetic resonance imaging

Processing incomplete temporal information in controlled natural language

Schwitter, R., 2012, PRICAI 2012: trends in artificial intelligence: 12th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Kuching, Malaysia September 3-7 2012: proceedings. Anthony, P., Ishizuka, M. & Lukose, D. (eds.). Heidelberg, Germany: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 516-527 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7458 LNAI).

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

Natural Language
Processing
Event Calculus
Automated Reasoning
Answer Set Programming

Reduced activation of left orbitofrontal cortex precedes blocked vocalization: A magnetoencephalographic study

Sowman, P. F., Crain, S., Harrison, E. & Johnson, B. W., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Fluency Disorders. 37, 4, p. 359-365 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prefrontal Cortex
activation
Stuttering
brain
Brain

Segmental and positional effects on children's coda production: Comparing evidence from perceptual judgments and acoustic analysis

Theodore, R. M., Demuth, K. & Shattuck-Hufnagel, S., Sep 2012, In : Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics. 26, 9, p. 755-773 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Acoustics
acoustics
listener
Cues
evidence

Severity of age-related hearing loss is associated with impaired activities of daily living

Gopinath, B., Schneider, J., McMahon, C. M., Teber, E., Leeder, S. R. & Mitchell, P., Mar 2012, In : Age and Ageing. 41, 2, p. 195-200 6 p., afr155.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Activities of Daily Living
Hearing Loss
Hearing
Pure-Tone Audiometry
Social Adjustment

Simple similarity-based question answering strategies for biomedical text

Martinez, D., MacKinlay, A., Molla-Aliod, D., Cavedon, L. & Verspoor, K., 2012, In : CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 1178, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference paperResearch

Syntactics
Semantics

Standard Australian English: the sociostylistic broadness continuum

Cox, F. & Palethorpe, S., Dec 2012, Standards of English: Codified varieties around the world. Hickey, R. (ed.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, p. 294-317 24 p. (Studies in English Language).

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

Australian English
Statistics
Indigenous Languages
Native Language
New Zealand English

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

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

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

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

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 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 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 language faculty

Pietroski, P. & Crain, S., 2012, The Oxford handbook of philosophy of cognitive science. Margolis, E., Samuels, R. I. & Stich, S. P. (eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 361-381 21 p.

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

Language Faculty
Language
Human Language
I-language
Human Experience

The neural correlates of picture naming facilitated by auditory repetition

Heath, S., McMahon, K., Nickels, L., Angwin, A., MacDonald, A., van Hees, S., Johnson, K. & Copland, D., 27 Feb 2012, In : BMC Neuroscience. 13, p. 1-13 13 p., 21.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Semantics
Temporal Lobe
Neuroimaging
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Brain

The seventh IEEE international workshop on engineering semantic agent systems ESAS 2012: Message from the workshop organizers

Çehk, D., Unland, R., Orgun, M. A., Schwitter, R., Rahnama, B. & Elçi, A., 2012, In : Proceedings - International Computer Software and Applications Conference. p. 1-2 2 p., 6341669.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearch

Tree edit distance as a baseline approach for paraphrase representation

Vila, M. & Dras, M., Mar 2012, In : Procesamiento de Lenguaje Natural. 48, p. 89-95 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Syntactics
Processing
Experiments
reorganization
experiment

Usage guides and Australian English: prescription and description

Peters, P., 2012, Codification, canons and curricula: description and prescription in language and literature. Anne Schröder (ed.). Bielefeld: Aisthesis Verlag, p. 247-264 18 p. (Bielefelder Schriften zu Linguistik und Literaturwissenschaft; vol. 26).

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

Using functional neuroimaging to test theories of cognition: A selective survey of studies from 2007 to 2011 as a contribution to the Decade of the Mind Initiative

Tressoldi, P. E., Sella, F., Coltheart, M. & Umiltà, C., Oct 2012, In : Cortex. 48, 9, p. 1247-1250 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

When 'slime' becomes 'smile': Developmental letter position dyslexia in English

Kohnen, S., Nickels, L., Castles, A., Friedmann, N. & McArthur, G., Dec 2012, In : Neuropsychologia. 50, 6, p. 3681-3692 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Dyslexia
Reading
Parents
Letters
Research

Word regularity affects orthographic learning

Wang, H. C., Castles, A. & Nickels, L., May 2012, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. 65, 5, p. 856-864 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Learning
Teaching

Working with events and states in PENG light

Schwitter, R., 2012, Controlled Natural Language - Second International Workshop, CNL 2010, Revised Papers. Rosner, M. & Fuchs, N. E. (eds.). Marettimo Island, Italy: Springer, Springer Nature, Vol. 7175 LNAI. p. 154-174 21 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 7175 LNAI).

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

Event Calculus
Natural Language
Formal languages
Reasoning
Automated Reasoning
2011

A stranger in the looking glass: Developing and challenging a hypnotic mirrored-self misidentification delusion

Barnier, A. J., Cox, R. E., Connors, M., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., Jan 2011, In : International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis. 59, 1, p. 1-26 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Delusions
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Glass
Hypnosis
Suggestion

Building an audio-visual corpus of Australian English: large corpus collection with an economical portable and replicable Black Box

Burnham, D., Estival, D., Fazio, S., Viethen, J., Cox, F., Dale, R., Cassidy, S., Epps, J., Togneri, R., Wagner, M., Kinoshita, Y., Goecke, R., Arciuli, J., Onslow, M., Lewis, T., Butcher, A. & Hajek, J., 2011, 12th annual conference of the international speech communication association 2011 (interspeech 2011), Vols 1-5. Cosi, P., De Mori, R., Di Fabbrizio, G. & Pieraccini, R. (eds.). Baixas, France: ISCA-INT SPEECH COMMUNICATION ASSOC, p. 848-851 4 p.

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

Black Box
Hardware
Software
Speech
Vision

Children's Knowledge of the Quantifier Dou in Mandarin Chinese

Zhou, P. & Crain, S., Jun 2011, In : Journal of Psycholinguistic Research. 40, 3, p. 155-176 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

quantification
speaking
Linguistics
linguistics
Adverb

Claiming Mutual Stance: On the Use of that's right by a Person With Aphasia

Barnes, S. E., Oct 2011, In : Research on Language and Social Interaction. 44, 4, p. 359-384 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Aphasia
speech disorder
human being
conversation
recipient

Clause restructuring for SMT not absolutely helpful

Howlett, S. & Dras, M., 2011, Proceedings of the 49th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, ACL-HLT 2011: Human Language Technologies. Portland, OR: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), Vol. 2. p. 384-388 5 p.

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

syntax
restructuring
speculation
cause
performance

Context effects on orthographic learning of regular and irregular words

Wang, H. C., Castles, A., Nickels, L. & Nation, K., May 2011, In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 109, 1, p. 39-57 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Learning
Teaching
Research

Cost-Effective Hearing Rehabilitation—: A Role for Self-Fitting Hearing AIDS?

Keidser, G. & Dillon, H., 2011, In : Trends in Amplification. 15, 4, p. 155-156 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

Delusional belief

Coltheart, M., Langdon, R. & McKay, R., 10 Jan 2011, In : Annual Review of Psychology. 62, p. 271-298 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Delusions
Dementia
Schizophrenia
Research

Detecting interesting event sequences for sports reporting

Lareau, F., Dras, M. & Dale, R., 2011, ENLG 2011 - 13th European Workshop on Natural Language Generation, Proceedings. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL), p. 200-205 6 p.

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

Open Access
File
sports reporting
event
time series

Dietary antioxidant intake is associated with the prevalence but not incidence of age-related hearing loss

Gopinath, B., Flood, V. M., McMahon, C. M., Burlutsky, G., Spankovich, C., Hood, L. J. & Mitchell, P., Dec 2011, In : Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging. 15, 10, p. 896-900 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hearing Loss
Antioxidants
Incidence
Carotenoids
Vitamin A

Dietary intake of cholesterol is positively associated and use of cholesterol-lowering medication is negatively associated with prevalent age-related hearing loss

Gopinath, B., Flood, V. M., Teber, E., McMahon, C. M. & Mitchell, P., 1 Jul 2011, In : Journal of Nutrition. 141, 7, p. 1355-1361 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Dietary Cholesterol
Hearing Loss
Cholesterol
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Hearing

Do Chinese wh-conditionals have relatives in other languages?

Luo, Q. P. & Crain, S., 2011, In : Language and Linguistics. 12, 4, p. 753-798 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

interpretation
language
pragmatics
Language
Violations

Dual sensory impairment in older age

Schneider, J. M., Gopinath, B., McMahon, C. M., Leeder, S. R., Mitchell, P. & Wang, J. J., Dec 2011, In : Journal of Aging and Health. 23, 8, p. 1309-1324 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Deaf-Blind Disorders
Communication
visual impairment
hearing impairment
Social Isolation

Early child control

Landau, I. & Thornton, R., Apr 2011, In : Lingua. 121, 5, p. 920-941 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

grammar
speaking
Object Complement
Utterance
Verbs