Linguistic Prediction in Neuroscience Research


A bibliography compiled by Jill Kerper Mora, Ed.D.

Abutalebi, J., & Green, D. (2007). Bilingual language production: The neurocognition of language representation and control. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 20, 242-275.

Altmann, G., & Steedman, M. (1988). Interaction with context during human sentence processing. Cognition, 191-238.

Bonhage, C. E., Mueller, J. L., Friederici, A. D., & Fiebach, C. J. (2015). Combined eye tracking and fMRI reveals neural basis of linguistic predictions during sentence comprehension. Cortex ScienceDirect, 68, 33-47.

Brennan, J. R., Dyer, C., Kuncoro, A., & Hale, J. T. (2020). Localizing syntactic predictions using recurrent neural network grammars. Neuropsychologia, 146(107479).

Brennan, J. R., & Hale, J. T. (2019). Hierarchical structure guides rapid linguistic predictions during naturalistic listening. PLoS One, 14(1), e0207741.

Dehaene, S., Dupoux, E., Mehler, J., Cohen, L., Paulesu, E., Perani, D., Moortele, P.-F., Lehericy, S., & Le Bihan, D. (1997). Anatomical variability in the cortical representation of first and second language. NeuroReport, 8(17), 3809-3815.

Fernández Domínguez, J. J. (2021). El proceso lector: Implicaciones y contribuciones de la neurociencia y la neuroeducación [The reading process: Implications and contributions of neuroscience and neuroeducation]. Revista Internacional de Apoyo a la Inclusión, Logopedia, Sociedad y Multiculturalidad, 7(1), 92-103.

Golestani, N., Alario, F.-X., Meriaux, S., Le Bihan, D., Dehaene, S., & Pallier, C. (2006). Syntax production in bilinguals. Neuropsychologia, 44, 1029-10

Heilbron, M. A., Kristijan, Schoffelen, J.-M., Hagoot, P., & de Lange, F. P. (2022). A hierarchy of linguistic predictions during natural language comprehension. PNAS Neuroscience Psychological and Cognitive Sciences, 119(32), e2201968119.

Kuperberg, G. R., & Jaeger, T. F. (2016). What do we mean by prediction in language comprehension. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 11(1), 32-59.

Kroczek, L. O. H., & Gunter, T. C. (2017). Communicative predictions can overrule linguistic priors. Scientific Reports, 7, 17581. DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-17907-9

Luke, K.-K., Liu, H.-L., Wai, Y.-Y., Wan, U.-L., & Tan, L. H. (2002). Functional anatomy of syntactic and semantic processing in language comprehension. Human Brain Mapping, 16, 133-145.

Marslen-Wilson, W. D. (1975). Sentence perception as an interactive parallel process. Science: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 189(4198), 226-228.

Mazoyer, B. M., Tzourio, N., Frak, V., Sytota A, Murayama, N., Levrier, O., Salamon, G., Dehaene, S., Cohen, L., & Mehler, J. (1993). The cortical representation of speech. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 5(4), 467-479.

Nieuwland, M. S., & Kazanina, N. (2020). The neural basis of linguistic prediction: Introduction to the Special Issue. Neuropsychologia, 146(107432).

Poeppel, D. (2015). The neurobiology of language. In G. Marcus & J. Freeman (Eds.), The future of the brain: Essays by the world’s leading neuroscientists (pp. 139-148). Princeton University Press.•

Pienemann, M. (Ed.). (2005). Cross-linguistic aspects of processability theory. John Benjamins Publishing Company.

Ryskin, R., Levy, R. P., & Fedorenko, E. (2020). Do domain-general executive resources play a role in linguistic prediction? Re-evaluation of the evidence and a path forward. Neuropsychologia, 136, 107258.

Ryskin, R., & Nieuwland, M. S. (2023). Prediction during language comprehension: What is next? Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 27(11), 1032-1052.