Language: Specifying the Site of Modality-Independent Meaning

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Language processing can be triggered by auditory, visual or somatosensory input. A recent study has provided new insight into a fundamental issue raised by this observation: how is knowledge of language implemented in the human brain such that speakers can use any type of sensory-motor input-output system for comprehension and production?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R930-R932
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number21
StatePublished - Nov 7 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Neuroscience
  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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