Second language study with EEG

Date Study Posted

07/07/2022

Investigators

Eleonora Rossi, Filiz Rizaoglu

IRB Numbers

IRB202102864

Study Description

We are investigating how different speakers process words using brain imaging.

In this study, you will complete two word tests in English on a computer while we record the electrical activity of your brain (EEG is a painless and non-invasive method).

Participant Requirements

1- Native English speakers with little/no knowledge of other languages, 2- Native Chinese speakers with intermediate+ English skills*, 3- Native Turkish speakers with intermediate+ English skills* *Late second language learners who became proficient in English after the age of 10

Estimated Duration of Experiment

1.5-2 hours

Number of Subjects Needed

60

Location

Turlington Hall

Contact Information

Please contact frizaoglu@ufl.edu, subject line: Language study