IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Significant differences between metaphoric idioms and literal expressions in Chinese comprehension: An ERP proof supporting left-hemisphere activation gradients and spatial involvement

2009 ISECS International Colloquium on Computing, Communication, Control, and Management (CCCM)

Author(s): Hongjun Chen ; Yiyuan Tang ; Huili Wang ; Wenyu Liu ; Yan Wang ; Si Ha ; Li Zhou ; Danni Sui
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2009
Conference Location: Sanya, China, China
Conference Date: 8 August 2009
Volume: 4
Page(s): 541 - 545
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-4247-8
DOI: 10.1109/CCCM.2009.5267520
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Event related potentials (ERPs) were used to examine the processing of literal idioms and metaphoric idioms. We compared the patterns of brain electrical activity elicited by processing... View More

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