This quantity brings jointly contributions via favourite researchers within the fields of language processing and language acquisition on subject matters of universal curiosity: how humans discuss with items on the planet, how humans understand such referential expressions, and the way kids collect the facility to refer and to appreciate reference. The participants first talk about concerns relating to kid's acquisition and processing of reference, then contemplate proof of adults' processing of reference from eye-tracking equipment (the visual-world paradigm) and from corpora and interpreting experiments. They pass directly to speak about such issues as how young ones unravel ambiguity, kid's trouble in figuring out coreference, using eye pursuits to actual gadgets to degree the accessibility of alternative referents, the makes use of of probabilistic and pragmatic details in language comprehension, antecedent accessibility and salience in reference, and neuropsychological facts from the event-related power (ERP) recording literature.

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