Microtone

Dnr:

SNIC 2016/4-54

Type:

SNAC Small

Principal Investigator:

Mikael Roll

Affiliation:

Lunds universitet

Start Date:

2016-10-17

End Date:

2017-11-01

Primary Classification:

60201: Jämförande språkvetenskap och lingvistik

Webpage:

http://portal.research.lu.se/portal/en/projects/tonegrammar-interaction-in-the-human-brain-mechanisms-and-applications(93c26399-ab40-4f73-9cc9-4049b7ca9fdb).html

Allocation

Abstract

When listening to speech, the speech melody helps us to unconsciously predict upcoming grammatical structures. This project aims to use MRI to investigate the brain networks that make possible the linguistic connection between tone and grammar.