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Eye movements during visual speech perception in deaf and hearing children

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For children who are born deaf, lipreading (speechreading) is an important source of access to spoken language. We used eye tracking to investigate the strategies used by deaf (n = 33) and hearing 5-8-year-olds (n = 59) during a sentence speechreading task. The proportion of time spent looking at the mouth during speech correlated positively with speechreading accuracy. In addition, all children showed a tendency to watch the mouth during speech and watch the eyes when the model was not speak...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1111/lang.12264

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ORCID:
0000-0003-4630-5945
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University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
Education
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ORCID:
0000-0001-9499-5958
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Wiley Publisher's website
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Language Learning Journal website
Volume:
68
Issue:
Suppl 1
Pages:
159-179
Publication date:
2017-09-26
Acceptance date:
2017-08-11
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EISSN:
1467-9922
ISSN:
0023-8333
Pubs id:
pubs:737346
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uri:6ce45366-e1c5-4fbc-82d4-8210f67d504f
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uuid:6ce45366-e1c5-4fbc-82d4-8210f67d504f
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pubs:737346

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