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  • Warandelaan 2, Dante Building, room D 421

    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

20132018
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Career

 

Grants and Scholarships

June 2012            NWO Humanity PhD Scholarship (NWO promotieronde in de geesteswetenschappen), 203,532 euro.

July 2011              Stichting Nijmeegs Universiteitsfonds

April 2010             Huygens Scholarship Programme 2010, Scholarship  awarded by Nuffic  for  studying  the  research master                                  Language & Communication  at  the  Radboud  University  Nijmegen  &  Tilburg University, 24,308 euro.

May 2010              Stichting Nijmeegs Universiteitsfonds

April 2009             Huygens Scholarship Programme 2009, Scholarship  awarded  by Nuffic  for  studying  the master  in                                              Linguistics  at  the Radboud University Nijmegen, 19,438 euro.

 

Keywords

  • Language Acquisition
  • Communication
  • Prosody
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Cognitive Processes
  • Gestures

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Research Output 2013 2018

  • 7 Conference contribution
  • 2 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis
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Gesture
Language
Space-time
Mandarin Chinese
Chinese Culture
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language
Mandarin Chinese
Gesture
Chinese Sign Language
Bimodal

Conceptual and lexical effects on gestures: the case of vertical spatial metaphors for time in Chinese

Gu, Y., Mol, E., Hoetjes, M. & Swerts, M. 2017 In : Language, Cognition and Neuroscience. 32, 8, p. 1048-1063

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Gestures
Metaphor
metaphor
Linguistics
linguistics

Does Mandarin spatial metaphor for time influence Chinese deaf signers’ spatio-temporal reasoning?

Gu, Y., Zheng, Y. & Swerts, M. 2017 Proceedings of the 39th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society . Gunzelmann, G., Howes, A., Tenbrink, . T. & Davelaar, . E. J. (eds.). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society, p. 445-450

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

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experiment

Which is in front of Chinese people: Past or Future? A study on Chinese people’s space-time mapping

Gu, Y., Zheng, Y. & Swerts, M. 2016 Proceedings of the 38th annual conference of the cognitive science society . Papafragou, A., Grodner, D., Mirman, D. & Trueswell, J. C. (eds.). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society, p. 2603-2608

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

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metaphor
Spaniard
time
experiment