Francesca Peressotti

Telephone: 0498276582
Via Venezia 8 – Room 02.019

Research Areas

Language system; Language and cognition interactions

Specific research interests:

  • Language and biligualism
  • Multilingualism and dialects
  • Predictive processing in language comprehension
  • Speech processing in deaf people with cochlear implant
  • Sign languages and deafness
  • The role of attention and control in language processing

Active research grants:

“The role of cochlear implantation and bimodal bilingualism in early deafness: a window into the neurofunctional mechanisms of human language” PRIN Research Grant (prot. 20177894ZH)

Selected Publications

Sorry, no publications matched your criteria.


77 entries « 1 of 8 »


Peressotti, Francesca; Lorenzoni, Anna; Miozzo, Michele

Moral judgments in native, regional, and foreign languages Journal Article

In: Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, pp. 1–10, 2023.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX

Gastaldon, S.; Busan, P.; Arcara, G.; Peressotti, F.

Inefficient speech-motor control affects predictive speech comprehension: atypical electrophysiological correlates in stuttering Journal Article

In: Cerebral Cortex, 2023.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX


Del Maschio, N; Crespi, F; Peressotti, F; Abutalebi, J; Sulpizio, S

Decision-making depends on language: A meta-analysis of the Foreign Language Effect Journal Article

In: Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, pp. 1-14, 2022.

Links | BibTeX

Guerra, Silvia; Bonato, Bianca; Wang, Qiuran; Peressotti, Alessandro; Peressotti, Francesca; Baccinelli, Walter; Bulgheroni, Maria; Castiello, Umberto

Kinematic Evidence of Root-to-Shoot Signaling for the Coding of Support Thickness in Pea Plants Journal Article

In: Biology, vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 405, 2022.


Quartarone, Cinzia; Navarrete, Eduardo; Budisavljevi'c, Sanja; Peressotti, Francesca

Exploring the ventral white matter language network in bimodal and unimodal bilinguals Journal Article

In: Brain and Language, vol. 235, pp. 105187, 2022.


Miozzo, Michele; Peressotti, Francesca

How the hand has shaped sign languages Journal Article

In: Scientific Reports, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 11980, 2022.


Lorenzoni, Anna; Santesteban, Mikel; Peressotti, Francesca; Baus, Cristina; Navarrete, Eduardo

Language as a cue for social categorization in bilingual communities Journal Article

In: Plos one, vol. 17, no. 11, pp. e0276334, 2022.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX


Guerra, S; Bonato, B; Wang, Q; Ceccarini, F; Peressotti, A; Peressotti, F; Bulgheroni, M; Castiello, U

The coding of object thickness in plants: when roots matter Journal Article

In: Journal of Comparative Psychology, vol. 135, no. 4, pp. 495-504, 2021.

Links | BibTeX

Ceccarini, Francesco; Guerra, Silvia; Peressotti, Alessandro; Peressotti, Francesca; Bulgheroni, Maria; Baccinelli, Walter; Bonato, Bianca; Castiello, Umberto

On-line control of movement in plants Journal Article

In: Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, vol. 564, pp. 86-91, 2021.

Links | BibTeX

Simonetti, V; Bulgheroni, M; Guerra, S; Peressotti, A; Peressotti, F; Baccinelli, W; Ceccarini, F; Bonato, B; Wang, Q; Castiello, U

Can plants move like animals? A three-dimensional stereovision analysis of movement in plants Journal Article

In: Animals, vol. 11, no. 7, pp. 1854, 2021.

Links | BibTeX

77 entries « 1 of 8 »

Electronic versions of papers are provided as a professional courtesy to ensure timely dissemination of academic work for individual, noncommercial purposes. Copyright and all rights therein reside with the respective copyright holders, as stated in each paper. These files may not be reposted without permission.