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Monday, September 22, 2008

Anticipatory Speech Processing

MRI observation of human brain during speech processing yields further evidence that we anticipate several possible words and meanings for upcoming syllables in the flow of speech before making final choice. The very speed of normal speech processing virtually demands that this be the case.

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