SZÜCS, Márta Zita

Assistant Lecturer
University of Szeged, Department of Hungarian Linguistics

Research area
The aim of my PhD thesis is to investigate the connection between comprehension of nonliteral language (hints, metaphors, and irony) and the theory of mind ability, the language skills (grammar reception and receptive vocalbulary), the verbal working memory in prescool children. The further goal of this research is to test the role of metapragmatic awareness in irony comprehension as well.