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Ana Zappa

My research focuses on the role of motor processes in language processing and second-language acquisition. I am especially interested in using virtual reality to investigate the role of action in verb processing and L2 verb learning in more ecologically valid environments.

Cheryl Frenck-Mestre   

Journal articles2 documents

  • Ana Zappa, Daniel Mestre, Jean-Marie Pergandi, Deirdre Bolger, Cheryl Frenck-Mestre. Cross-linguistic gender congruency effects during lexical access in novice L2 learners: evidence from ERPs. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, Taylor and Francis, In press, ⟨10.1080/23273798.2022.2039726⟩. ⟨hal-03599139⟩
  • Ana Zappa, Deirdre Bolger, Jean-Marie Pergandi, Pierre Mallet, Anne-Sophie Dubarry, et al.. Motor resonance during linguistic processing as shown by EEG in a naturalistic VR environment. Brain and Cognition, Elsevier, 2019, 134, pp.44-57. ⟨10.1016/j.bandc.2019.05.003⟩. ⟨hal-02309994⟩

Preprints, Working Papers, ...1 document

  • Ana Zappa, Deirdre Bolger, Jean-Marie Pergandi, Raphaël Fargier, Daniel Mestre, et al.. Does embodied L2 verb learning affect retention and representation? A VR-EEG study. 2021. ⟨hal-03219269⟩

Poster communications1 document

  • Ana Zappa, Cheryl Frenck-Mestre. Is Motor Activation Necessary For Action Language Processing? Evidence From EEG. International meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ⟨hal-03219583⟩