• Data for Feher, Wonnacott & Smith (2016), Structural priming in artificial languages and the regularisation of unpredictable variation. 

    Smith, Kenny; Wonnacott, Elizabeth; Feher, Olga
    This data set contains data for a study that presented a novel experimental technique using artificial language learning to investigate the relationship between structural priming during communicative interaction, and ...
  • Data from "Language learners privilege structured meaning over surface frequency" 

    Culbertson, Jennifer; Adger, David
    Although it is widely agreed that learning the syntax of natural languages involves acquiring structure-dependent rules, recent work on acquisition has nevertheless attempted to characterize the outcome of learning primarily ...
  • Data from the paper "Zipf's Law of Abbreviation and the Principle of Least Effort: Language users optimise a miniature lexicon for efficient communication" 

    Kanwal, Jasmeen
    This is the full set of experimental data described in the paper: "Zipf's Law of Abbreviation and the Principle of Least Effort: Language users optimise a miniature lexicon for efficient communication" (2017), by Jasmeen ...
  • Deary-Liewald Reaction time 

    Liewald, David; Deary, Ian
    Reaction time tasks are used widely in basic and applied psychology, including in much of the research carried out at CCACE. CCACE Director Ian Deary and Database Manager Dave Liewald have developed a new method of measuring ...
  • The Delicate Business of Identity full transcripts 

    Widdicombe, Sue
    The dataset consists of extracts from interviews that were conducted in Arabic with Syrian people, which were transcribed using Jefferson (2004) notation, transliterated, and translated. Identity has often been approached ...
  • Deng Deng 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • Deng Fanan 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • Deng Jok 

    Remijsen, Bert; Impey, Angela; Ajuet Deng, Elizabeth Achol; Deng Yak, Simon Yak; Ayuel Ring, Peter Malek; Penn de Ngong, John; Reid, Tatiana; Ladd, D. Robert; Meyerhoff, Miriam (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, 2012-09-24)
    The songs in this collection were recorded and annotated as part of the project ‘Metre and Melody in Dinka Speech and Song’, a project carried out by researchers from the University of Edinburgh and the School of Oriental ...
  • Dinka_BorDialects_2010to2012_controlled_VerbForms 

    Remijsen, Bert (2013-10-25)
    The dataset consists mostly of speech recordings. At the center are 1766 elicited Dinka utterances (wav format), collected through controlled elicitation from 14 speakers of the Bor dialects of Dinka. They are accompanied ...
  • Dinka_LuanyjangDialect_Jan-May2007_controlled_NounsSingularAndPural 

    Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh, 2013-09-02)
    The data are elicited Dinka utterances: collected through controlled elicitation, using English to convey the utterances to be translated to the speaker. The dialect is the Luanyjang variety, which is part of the Rek ...
  • Effects of obstruent voicing on vowel F0: supplementary materials 

    Kirby, James; Ladd, D. Robert
    This dataset contains supplementary materials to the paper "Effects of obstruent voicing on vowel F0: Evidence from 'true voicing' languages", published in the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (http://dx.doi. ...
  • Effects of perceptual similarity but not semantic association on false recognition in aging 

    Morcom, Alexa; Burnside, Kayleigh; Hope, Caroline; Gill, Emma
    This study investigated semantic and perceptual influences on false recognition in older and young adults in a variant on the Deese-Roediger-McDermott paradigm. In two experiments, participants encoded intermixed sets of ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songIStaySeparate 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-03)
    This song belongs to the young men of the village of Dibalo (in the Ogot Konam area), who called themselves the “Germans”. This age-set, the Germans, danced with the Daughters of the Kwajwok clan of Paju for a long time ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songSomebodyWithoutDowry 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-24)
    The composer is trying to give advice to a friend who began to persuade a girl for marriage but he had no cows to pay the dowry. He says: My friend, son of Nyiyom, don't try to persuade any girl (for marriage). Don't try ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songSquattingNearTheCookingPlace 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-24)
    The recording at the center of this item is a song, composed by the performer. Traditionally, Shilluk men sit in lwak (= cattle byre) or under a tree during the daytime. After sunset, men gather in the centre of the village; ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songToKingAkwot 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-24)
    The recording at the center of this item is a song. The land can’t be good if people have no cows. Cows make the land beautiful and life becomes sweet, because lack of cows is poverty. And to the Shilluk people, if you ...
  • EmmanuelOkwacDhikwan_songWorryingAboutMarriage 

    Gwado Ayoker, Otto; Remijsen, Bert (University of Edinburgh. School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences. Linguistics and English Language, 2014-02-10)
    This song is about anxiety over marriage, which is very important, particularly for a woman. This is evident from the dedication of a child, a week’s time after birth. The boy is dedicated to defend the land, so his maternal ...
  • Example videos from Motamedi-Mousavi (2017). Artificial sign language learning: a method for evolutionary linguistics. 

    Motamedi, Yasamin
    This data set contains example videos from the experiments discussed in Yasamin Motamedi's doctoral thesis: "Artificial sign language learning: a method for evolutionary linguistics". The videos correspond to three main ...
  • Eye-movement data for visually guided and memory-guided saccades 

    Nuthmann, Antje; Vitu, Françoise; Engbert, Ralf; Kliegl, Reinhold
    Please see ReadMe.txt.