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Language Medicine & Life Sciences
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Linguistics Medicine & Life Sciences
Semantics Medicine & Life Sciences
Locomotion Medicine & Life Sciences
learning Social Sciences
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Research Output 1989 2019

  • 1809 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 42 Article
  • 5 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
1 Citation (Scopus)

Cross-linguistically shared and language-specific sound symbolism in novel words elicited by locomotion videos in Japanese and English

Saji, N., Akita, K., Kantartzis, K., Kita, S. & Imai, M., 2019 Jan 1, In : PloS one. 14, 7, e0218707.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Locomotion
locomotion
Language
Acoustic waves
Data Mining

Sound symbolism processing is lateralized to the right temporal region in the prelinguistic infant brain

Yang, J., Asano, M., Kanazawa, S., Yamaguchi, M. K. & Imai, M., 2019 Dec 1, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 13435.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Temporal Lobe
Brain
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
Symbolism
Language
3 Citations (Scopus)

The role of timing and prototypical causality on how preschoolers fast-map novel verb meanings

Abbot-Smith, K., Imai, M., Durrant, S. & Nurmsoo, E., 2017, In : First Language. 37, 2, p. 186-204 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

causality
change of location
event
speaking
learning

The "symbol grounding problem" reinterpreted from the perspective of language acquisition

Imai, M., 2017 Mar 1, Meaning, Mind and Communication: Explorations in Cognitive Semiotics. Peter Lang AG, p. 145-159 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

language acquisition
symbol
Language Acquisition
Symbol Grounding
10 Citations (Scopus)

The relation between language, culture, and thought

Imai, M., Kanero, J. & Masuda, T., 2016 Apr 1, In : Current Opinion in Psychology. 8, p. 70-77 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Language
Research
Psychology
Cognition
Communication