Welcome to The Word Lab at UCL!
Researchers at the Word Lab aim to answer the following fundamental questions:
• How do we rapidly and accurately understand the meanings of each word we read/hear?
• How do we learn new information about what words mean?
• What makes some people better at understanding language than others?
For a brief intro to our research have a look at:
1. Blog posts summarising some of our research:
2. An episode of The Allusionist podcast entitled ‘This Is Your Brain On Language’ featuring Jenni Rodd:
3. Dr Jenni Rodd’s ‘meet the researcher’ video, which was made as an introduction to her research for undergraduate students:
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