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Forward models and their implications for production, comprehension, and dialogue

  • Martin J. Pickering (a1) and Simon Garrod (a2)


Our target article proposed that language production and comprehension are interwoven, with speakers making predictions of their own utterances and comprehenders making predictions of other people's utterances at different linguistic levels. Here, we respond to comments about such issues as cognitive architecture and its neural basis, learning and development, monitoring, the nature of forward models, communicative intentions, and dialogue.



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