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What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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» Avoiding Common Errors in Language Processing - Psych Central News

» Avoiding Common Errors in Language Processing - Psych Central News | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
A new study finds that we are often sloppy in processing or interpreting language, as investigators determined our brains often do not notice key words that can...
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The advantage of ambiguity in language

Lead author of the paper is Steven Piantadosi PhD '11; Harry Tily, a postdoc in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, is another co-author. What do you 'mean'? For a somewhat ironic example of ambiguity, ...
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