Mary C. Gingras

List of John Benjamins publications for which Mary C. Gingras plays a role.


Hupp, Julie M. and Mary C. Gingras. 2016. The role of gesture meaningfulness in word learning. Gesture 15:3, pp. 340–356
Adults regularly use word-gesture combinations in communication, and meaningful gestures facilitate word learning. However, it is not clear if this benefit of gestures is due to the speaker’s movement increasing the listener’s attention or if it needs to be a meaningful gesture, if the difficulty… read more | Article