Publication details [#60823]

Nicoladis, Elena and Angélique Laurent. 2015. Gesture restriction affects French–English bilinguals’ speech only in French. Bilingualism 18 (2) : 340–349.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Cambridge University Press


This study contests the assertion that (here: adult French–English) bilinguals gesture more often as aid in message construction. It is stated that cultural norms in gesture frequency interact with gesture use in message construction.