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Kaan, Edith, Esther Álvarez de la Fuente, Raquel Fernández Fuertes, Corinne Futch and Sonja Mujcinovic. 2019. Adaptation to syntactic structures in native and nonnative sentence comprehension. Applied Psycholinguistics 40 (1) : 3–27.
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Cambridge University Press


This inquiry tested whether experiencing an error is sufficient for adaptation. It compared native English speakers and second language (L2) learners’ processing of, and adaptation to, two types of provisionally ambiguous structures that were resolved toward the nonpreferred interpretation.