Priscila Borba BorgesUniversity of Vienna | UniWien · Institut für Sprachwissenschaft
Priscila Borba Borges
PhD student at Babelfisch Psycholinguistics Lab at University of Vienna.
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Citations since 2017
4 Research Items
March 2020 - August 2020
Donders Centre for Cognition
Word recognition performance is significantly affected by semantic diversity (SemD), a corpus-based measure that indexes the degree to which the contexts associated with a word are similar in meaning. Due to the prominence of SemD as a determinant of behaviour, it is important to understand its neural correlates, but these remain underexplored. To...
The Reading Span Test (RST) is an instrument created for assessing verbal working memory capacity. Since its first version, the RST has undergone several modifications, including translations to different languages. This work aimed to create a version of a standardized RST in Brazilian Portuguese. In addition, an implementation for eye-tracking dev...
Literature suggests personality and gender may affect language use. However, there is a need for cross-linguistic evidence. In this study, I investigated the relationship between linguistic aspects, gender, and personality traits based on Brazilian students narratives. Eighty-five individuals wrote about their plans for the future and answered a pe...