Definition of Psycholinguistics

1. Noun. The branch of cognitive psychology that studies the psychological basis of linguistic competence and performance.

Generic synonyms: Cognitive Psychology
Derivative terms: Psycholinguist, Psycholinguistic



Definition of Psycholinguistics

1. Noun. (linguistics) The study of the comprehension and production of language in its spoken, written and signed forms. ¹

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Literary usage of Psycholinguistics

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1. Expanding Access to Science and Technology: The Role of Information by Ines Wesley-Tanaskovic, Jacques Tocatlian, Kenneth H. Roberts (1994)
"Advances in Applied psycholinguistics: Vol. 2. Reading, Writing, and Language Learning. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 142-175. 23. ..."

2. Literature Circles: Voice and Choice in Book Clubs and Reading Groups by Harvey Daniels (2002)
"A Spirit of Playfulness and Fun Pervades the Room It is a tenet of much modern learning theory—especially in the field of psycholinguistics—that young ..."

3. Reading in and Out of School: Factors Influencing the Literacy Achievment of by Mary A. Foertsch (1992)
"... Contemporary Psychology, 37, 1992: 18-19, and J. Hodgson, Applied psycholinguistics, 12, 1992: 515-522]. ..."

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