EEG oscillations of syntactic processing


Keng-Yu Lin, Edith Kaan

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Study Description

In this study, you will be asked to read sentences and answer some questions about these while your brain waves are recorded. You will also be asked to complete a short questionnaire related to your language background, health and handedness.

Your participation can count for up to 2 hours in course credit or you can choose to receive monetary compensation at the rate of $5 US dollars per half an hour.

Participant Requirements

Monolingually-raised native English speaker; 18-35 years old; right handed; neurologically healthy; no history of dyslexia or other language or learning impairments.

Estimated Duration of Experiment

This experiment will take about 2 consecutive hours.

Number of Subjects Needed



TUR B122

Contact Information

Please contact Keng-Yu Lin for more information: with the subject line “Language Study”.