Sublexical effects on eye movements during repeated reading of words and pseudowords in Finnish

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dc.contributor.author Hautala, Jarkko
dc.contributor.author Hyönä, Jukka
dc.contributor.author Aro, Mikko
dc.contributor.author Lyytinen, Heikki
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-06T07:56:02Z
dc.date.available 2012-02-06T07:56:02Z
dc.date.issued 2011
dc.identifier.citation Hautala, J., Hyönä, J., Aro, M. & Lyytinen, H. (2011). Sublexical effects on eye movements during repeated reading of words and pseudowords in Finnish. Psychology of Language and Communication, 15 (2), 129-149. doi:10.2478/v10057-011-0009-x
dc.identifier.issn 1234-2238
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/37316
dc.description.abstract The role of different orthographic units (letters, syllables, words) in reading of orthographically transparent Finnish language was studied by independently manipulating the number of letters (NoL) and syllables (NoS) in words and pseudowords and by recording eye movements during repeated reading aloud of these items. Fluent adult readers showed evidence for using larger orthographic units in (pseudo)word recoding, whereas dysfluent children seem to be stuck in a letter-based decoding strategy, as lexicality and item repetition decreased the NoL effect only among adult readers. The NoS manipulation produced weak repetition effects in both groups. However, dysfluent children showed evidence for word-specific knowledge by making fewer fixations on words than pseudowords; moreover, repetition effects were more noticeable for words than pseudowords, as indexed by shortened average fixation durations on words due to item repetition. The number of fixations was generally reduced by repetition among dysfluent children, suggesting familiarity-based benefits perhaps at the perceptual level of processing. fi
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Versita
dc.relation.ispartofseries Psychology of Language and Communication
dc.subject.other silmänliikkeet fi
dc.subject.other sanantunnistus fi
dc.subject.other sanan pituus fi
dc.subject.other tavut fi
dc.subject.other lukutaito fi
dc.subject.other eye movements en
dc.subject.other word recognition en
dc.subject.other word length en
dc.subject.other number of syllables en
dc.subject.other reading ability en
dc.title Sublexical effects on eye movements during repeated reading of words and pseudowords in Finnish
dc.type Article en
dc.identifier.urn URN:NBN:fi:jyu-201202061128
dc.subject.kota 515
dc.contributor.laitos Psykologian laitos fi
dc.contributor.laitos Kasvatustieteiden laitos fi
dc.contributor.laitos Department of Psychology en
dc.contributor.laitos Department of Education en
dc.type.uri http://purl.org/eprint/type/JournalArticle
dc.identifier.doi 10.2478/v10057-011-0009-x
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eprint.status http://purl.org/eprint/type/status/PeerReviewed

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